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Side Gig Turns Successful
Mike Coonrod, sbjLive producer

Side Gig Turns Successful

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When Emily Laurie learned she had a malignant melanoma, she looked for a hobby to take her mind off the diagnosis. She made a bead bracelet and shared it online. Within days, she had a large number of orders and realized she needed to start a new business.

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