EP 30 How A British Airways Pilot Makes $100,000/Week Selling Sewing Accessories

How A British Airways Pilot Makes $100,000/Week Selling Sewing Accessories – Episode 30

Episode 30

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How does a British Airways pilot make $100,000/week from his ‘side gig’? Find out in this week’s episode of The Growth Booth.

In today’s episode, Aidan interviews Hjalmar, a student he started coaching in 2016, who has now built a $100,000+/week business. Hjalmar is an international pilot turned successful online entrepreneur. Listen along as we discuss how Hjalmar and his brother have built their business while Hjalmar has been flying all over the globe, and how this feat has enabled them to believe that anything is indeed possible.

Podcast: Download (Duration 48:15 / 44.7MB)


  • 00:00 Intro
  • 01:50 The Motivation Behind Starting An Online Business
  • 05:18 First Ventures In E-Commerce
  • 11:12 Dividing the Workload
  • 12:44 Episode Sponsor
  • 13:13 Growing Pains in Building the Business
  • 17:45 Current Market
  • 19:46 Finding The Perfect Product/Niche
  • 24:26 The Business Team
  • 29:20 Stepping Back and Allocating Roles
  • 30:07 Day-to-Day Roles
  • 32:44 Resetting Goals 
  • 35:50 Advice for Beginners
  • 39:35 The Lab Education
  • 46:04 Outro

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About Our Host:

Aidan Booth is passionate about lifestyle freedom and has focused on building online businesses to achieve this since 2005. From affiliate marketing to eCommerce, small business marketing to SAAS (software as a service), online education to speaking at seminars, the journey has been a rollercoaster ride with plenty of thrills along the way. Aidan is proud to have helped thousands of entrepreneurs earn their first dollar online, and coached many people to build million-dollar businesses. Aidan and his business partner (Steven Clayton) are the #1 ranked vendors on Clickbank.com, and sell their products in over 100 countries globally, as well as in 20,000+ stores across the USA, to generate 8-figures annually.

Away from the online world, Aidan is a proud Dad of two young kids, an avid investor, a swimming enthusiast, and a nomadic traveler.

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