Replace the project path with your application path.
Now reload cron service.
$ sudo service cron reload
Run Cron Job on Local Host
Typically, you would not add a scheduler cron entry to your local development machine. Instead, you may use the schedule:work Artisan command. This command will run in the foreground and invoke the scheduler every minute until you terminate the command:
To run Cron Job on the local machine, go to the application folder and run the following command.
$ php artisan schedule:work
If it is windows, then open the command prompt and run the following command.