Danielle and Kristy

The Challenge of a Side Hustle with Danielle and Kristy

Danielle and Kristy are the hosts of the Opposite of Small Talk. They focus on helping people see life from a different perspective and finding ways to grow from every interaction they have.

Highlights from the interview:

  • Why their podcast is such a fulfilling passion project for them.
  • Dealing with a guest not showing up for a recording.
  • Getting excited for a big moment and having it fall apart.
  • Finding the support for the business or project that we are working on.
  • The challenge of managing a day job and the side hustle.
  • Developing a side hustle strategy that works for you.
  • Using their passion project (podcast) to lean into parts of herself that has been dormant.
  • The importance of diving deep using assessments like Strengths Finder to help them calibrate their work.
  • Figuring out how they can use their strengths in their relationship.
  • Building trust with a partner in a passion project.
  • The vision that they are developing together.
  • The power of having a growth mindset.
  • Figuring out how to stay in sync while growing together.
  • The importance of being transparent with each other as they grow the podcast.
  • How an accountability partner can help you stay on track.
  • Improving your habits
  • Books – The Power of Habit and Atomic Habits
  • Best books – Braving the Wilderness By Brene Brown and How to Win Friends and Influence People By Dale Carnegie.
  • Best Podcast – Armchair Expert and Freakonomics.

You can learn more about Danielle and Kristy over at the Opposite of Small Talk podcast. They run challenges to help people build a more resilient mindset as well.

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