You want to quit your 9-5 job and start your own business? Here are 3 accessible small business ideas to take advantage of in 2018!
Maybe you a stay-at-home parent who is looking for an extra income, maybe you are looking for a way to supplement your full-time income or maybe you just want to quit your current 9-5 job and become your own boss. Regardless of what your situation is, coming up with a great business idea is the first step to becoming an entrepreneur.
You need to focus on your experience, strengths, as well as, your skills. Starting a business you have a real passion about will give you a better chance for success and lowers the risk of burning out, at the same time. A well-planned and a detailed business plan will help as well.
In this article, we are going to share some of the best concepts and accessible small business ideas you should take advantage of in 2018.
- Smartphone repair – Almost everyone owns a smartphone today and let’s face it – accidents happen all the time. Just think about how many cracked screens you have seen. Opening your own smartphone repair business is a great way to help people and make money at the same time. You can save people the expense, the hassle, and the stress of having to look for a new phone. This type of business requires a lot of investment, however, it doesn’t require any special training or skills. You need to know how to repair the newest smartphones and that’s it.
- Tour guide – If you live in a popular tourist area, a tour guide business may be a great idea, especially if you know your area and you are comfortable working and interacting with larger groups of people. You can start this business from home, and all startup costs are pretty low. Please keep in mind that licensing may be required to run this type of business, it usually depends on the location.
- Food truck – Did you know that food trucks are another popular industry? According to a research, there has been an annual growth of 7.9% between 2011 and 2016. When it comes to the investment, this is considered to be a lower-cost investment to starting a brick-and-mortar restaurant, however, you can expect to earn a decent amount of money, if you work hard enough.
Starting your own business is the best thing you could do for yourself! Take an action now and start your own small business!
— eBay for Business UK (@eBayBusinessUK) 22 de febrero de 2018
Additional Reading: 8 Essential Elements of a Great Business Plan