[21] Making Connections with Like Minded Side-Hustlers

Making Connections with Like Minded Side-Hustlers and Finding Business Buddies - On the Make podcast episode 21 with Anna Dunleavy


On the Make Episode 21 with Anna Dunleavy on making connections with like minded side-sustlers and finding business buddies

This episode is all about community. How you can make connections with other business owners and build a support network of like minded people around you. Anna also talks about how to arrange meet ups so that you can bring together your own tribe of business buddies.

Anna also talks about taking the leap from side-hustle to full time, which is something she did in April 2018. She’s really honest about her experience and it makes great listening if taking the leap is also on your mind.


  • What is personal branding photography

  • Anna’s experience of growing her wedding photography side-hustle into her full time job and how it’s all been going since she took the leap in April 2018

  • How Anna’s managed the transition into managing her own time and workload etc since taking her business full time

  • How we’re both experimenting with our work routines and what’s working for us both

  • Anna’s advice on making the decision to take the leap

  • Building a support network around you when you’re building a business

  • Our experiences of going along to business meet ups

  • How find meet ups in your area and how to set up your own meet up

  • How to prepare and calm your nerves before going to a meet up


Anna Dunleavy’s Website | Instagram

Anna’s wedding photography Website | Instagram

Anna’s Fearless Beginnings Members Club, launching January 2019

You can follow us both on Instagram here @josephinepbrooks @anna_dunleavy and you can also find out more about my productivity boosting course for side-hustlers here: Make a Plan > Make it Happen

Josephine Brooks