When: Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Time: 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Where: 25 Sheppard Ave. W. Ste.300, Toronto, ON, M2N 6M6

Did you know that 70% of millenials want to start a business and nearly 35% have a freelance role in addition to working full-time? ‘Side Hustling’ is quickly becoming the new normal and is part of a growing movement to take ownership of your careers and create your own opportunities. However, balancing life as an employee and entrepreneur has unique challenges that can leave you feeling burned out if you’re not careful in how you manage your time and priorities.

In this session, entrepreneur and veteran side hustler Chivon John will take participants through a series of tips and strategies to help you learn how to turn your passion into a paycheque and become the CEO of your life without feeling the pressure of juggling multiple roles. Whether you have a passion project on the side or you’re thinking about taking the plunge of opening your own biz, join us to learn the secrets of making a side hustle work for you.

6:30 – 6:50: Networking, Pizza and Drinks
6:50 – 7:40: Revealing the secrets of how to work full time and build a business
7:40 – 8:00: Networking Break
8:00 – 9:00: Taking care of yourself so you can take care of business / Exercises
9:00 – 9:30: Q&A and Networking

About Chivon John
Wellness and Business Strategist, Mental Health Advocate and Speaker. No matter what role she steps into Chivon is a multi-passionate entrepreneur that works tirelessly to empower individuals to live their best life and make wellness a top priority. In addition to her work as Communications Specialist and Consultant, Chivon is the Founder and CEO of Secrets of a Side Hustler – a business and personal development network designed to inspire, inform and connect individuals that want to start or have a business in addition to working full-time. She is also the creator and moderator of #sidehustlechat, a Twitter chat created for side hustlers, freelancers and solopreneurs that generates an average of 300 tweets in one hour every week and provides tips for individuals on how to grow their business and manage life as an employee and entrepreneur.

Chivon wants to live in a world where individuals feel empowered to create their own opportunities and regularly inspires through her writing, as a mentor and live events. In 2015 she was recognized as one of Canada’s 100 Black Women to watch and has been featured in The Huffington Post, Huff Post Live, Inside Fitness and in 2013 her blog (click here) was a runner up in Best Health Magazine’s Best Blog Awards.