Nowadays, people want to start something of their own, creating their own and be their own boss. The arena of business has enlarged and has opened so many doors of new opportunities.
Here are some ideas for becoming your own boss and setting up your own business-
1. Editorial services
If you are well versed in writing, editing and proofreading, this will be the right choice for you to follow your writing passion and make money out of it! You can provide the service from the comfort of your home.
Here are some services editors perform-
- Web page Content- Provide content for web pages for different purposes and earn money.
- Magazine Article- There are many magazines running online where you can get your articles published.
- Copywriting- This is to promote a product or service for a company.
2. Event planning
Every event that takes place now needs proper planning, arrangements and possess different requirements. You can help people to manage their events at a birthday party, kitty parties, meetings and conferences. An event planner is a sharp decision-maker and organized, a good leader and synchronized person to organize and manage events smoothly. If you possess these skills and have the relevant interest, becoming an event planner is the right choice for you!
3. Ridesharing service
This is something you can do in your free time and get paid for. It is one of the best ways to earn some extra money. You can provide a number of rides as per your convenience. There are many cab services available such as ola, uber etc for which you can work as a part-time.
In order to become a consultant, you need to be well-versed, you need to have a good command on any field on which you can give advice, make suggestions and help people looking for a job in that particular field. The consultancy service is advisable only if you’re experienced in marketing and analyzing the market before.
5. Electronics Repair
If you possess technical skills or have any experience in electronic gadgets, this is a good option that you can opt. You’ve to be prepared so that people can bring their electronic equipment to you for enjoying the service you will provide. You can even purchase old electronic items from your customers so that you can use reuse the parts to repair something. You cannot rely on this as a full-time job, consider it a full-time job only if you have professional skills and experience.
6. Jewellery making
Jewellery making is a great business to conduct if you have got relevant skills and interests. You can come up with your own designs and sell. People these days are fond of wearing artificial jewellery that matches their outfits. You can sell them both online and offline to earn money and show your designs.
7. Property dealer
To set up this business, you need to keep a good knowledge of property rates, new property available for rent and sale. You’ve to contact people who are interested in buying, selling or renting property and help them finding property according to their preferences. In return, they will pay you commission for your service.
8. Tax Preparer
Businessmen, firms, industries and companies always look for someone who can work to prepare the tax schedule that has to be paid for the whole year and help them in managing and paying it timely. There are many educational backing for learning this course before working in a professional setting. Learn and seek training from professionals and step out to work for any company in managing and preparing their tax.
9. Book store
If you are a boo work or have good knowledge of your books, you will enjoy this business throughout. For attracting customers, you need to keep books that are of specific genre and author that you’ve good knowledge about. There are many people out there who love to buy and read books, you can ace this business and open something of your own.
10. Wedding planner
Wedding planning is in trend nowadays. People look for wedding planners so that the wedding can take place smoothly and will help them unburden and enjoy the wedding. If you have got a good leader, organizing, arranging, decision-taking skills, this is perfect for you! A wedding planner plans everything- venue, many, designs, themes, managing guests etc. This is fun and at the same time very responsible business but in return, you can earn a hefty amount of money.
If you’ve ideas and experience of hair cutting and styling, you can open a har salon at your home and provide service such as hair cutting, styling, spa, colouring etc. You can even get contracts for hairstyling in events such as weddings, concerts, shows etc. You can come up with new ideas to make you stand out from other stylists and attract more customers towards your salon.
12. Franchise owner
The best aspect of opening this business, you’ll get most of the things hand in hand. You’ll have a brand name in your business, a build-up business setup, corporate help and you don’t have to work on building the brand. You can take franchise of any brand such as Pizza hut, Cafe Coffee Day, KFC, etc.
There are so many ways to earn money out of photography- wedding shoots, pre-wedding shoots, wildlife photography, fashion photography etc. Photographers are relatively very creative and have a good vision.
14. Guitar Classes
Guitar classes are very interesting and exciting. If you have got the skills, it is best for you! People these days love to learn and play guitar. You can even form new tunes and songs which will be effective and attract people to learn guitar from you.
15. Graphic designer
With the era of graphic designs and digital platforms, graphic designers are very much in demand! If you’ve skills and training of graphic designing, you can become a graphic designer! Become a freelance graphic designer and work for commissioned designs for businesses and firms.
16. Travel Agency
You can open your agency where you’ll guide people who want to go on holidays or any other trips. You can make contacts from different tourists spots and schedule everything for people who wants to go for a trip. Arranging flight or train tickets, hotel stay etc. You need to organize everything and in return charge people for your service.
17. Food truck
This is very much in trend. Customize the truck and transform it into a food truck and you can mobilize it wherever you want and sell your best dishes around the city. You can rent a truck from anywhere. People love the concept of food trucks these days which sells street food and people can enjoy it anywhere.
18. Diet planner
You can open become a diet instructor for people who want to fix their fitness goals- losing weight and gaining weight or any fitness goal. You can prepare diet plans and charts according to the purpose, track their goals and help them to follow the diet menu and hence achieving the goal.