7 Acts to Help You Win in the Creator Economy

Niharikaa Kaur Sodhi
The Side Hustle School
2 min readMay 11, 2024


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People are over-complicating the creator economy. Maybe you are too, but it’s not your fault. It is scary to put yourself out there. It’s normal to doubt yourself and your ideas when the entire world can see you fall and fail.

So here are seven tips to help you win.

They may not be easy to apply all at once, so take it one step at a time. And in that process give yourself the time and freedom to grow.

1. Understand that money is a mindset

If you say or believe that:

“money doesn’t grow on trees”

“only the evil make lots of money”

“don’t be too ambitious and money-minded”

You will NOT make it no matter what.

My suggestion — unlearn this BS and reframe your mind. It controls everything. If your actions don’t align with your mindset, it’ll backfire. Now, let’s start.

2. Don’t trade time for money.

Time is finite. Start with active income (giving value), and then passive-fy it (productise solutions).

3. Make money a consequence

Instead of jumping on the bandwagon to make money online quickly, spend time…