The positive changes in the information technology have enabled the online businesses to thrive. People no longer want to go to the shops to purchase goods but do it at the touch of the button. Every industry is ready to adopt to these changes.
Keeping your business digital saves you from so many costs such as rent and maintenance costs because you don’t have to own physically a store to run your business. This cost saving will enable you to sell goods and services to people at low prices than others who own shops. It will not only make your business thrive but make huge sales too. Conducting your business online also helps you reach many clients because you are not limited to one local area.
Here are entrepreneurship ideas that you can consider.
1. Social media consultant
Everyone can agree that social media especially Twitter and Facebook are playing a huge role in the success of business. Most market nowadays is happening on social media. It is hard for small firms to hire their agency or staff to run their social media accounts, so they do it by themselves. As a social media consultant, you can help such firms to come up with good strategies, schedules, and content to give to their target audiences. If this business becomes successful and their social media following becomes large, your consultancy firm will benefit too.
2. Professional freelancer
Many people do not consider online freelancing as a business idea, but you can make a living out of it. Many companies are outsourcing some of their jobs to private workers so you can take that opportunity and make use of your skills. Depending on your skills, you can work for different companies at the same time. The rising number of freelancing companies makes it even easier to offer your services. All you need is an account with them, and you are good to go. You can also have direct clients who you communicate directly.
3. Specialized retailer
Have you ever thought of starting an online store? Well, that is a great business idea you can think of. An online store gives an opportunity to reach customers all over the world. This makes it possible to specialize in selling goods and services you are passionate about. The fact that you do not need a physical store to run the business makes it easier for you to start. All you need is a web hosting service with an integrated e-commerce, and you are good to build business online. You can negotiate with vendors to ship goods to your customers, so you do not have to own a big stock of goods.
4. Business coach
There are other people out there struggling to come up with great business ideas. Maybe you are full of business ideas, but you cannot implement them maybe due to lack of capital. If you are an experienced entrepreneur, you can start a firm that helps other aspiring entrepreneurs start successful businesses. With your entrepreneurship knowledge, you can help existing businesses keep up with the current market and build business online. You can start a blog spot where you post articles advising these businesses.
5. Offering online marketing services
Are you an influential person on social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook? Companies are using people like you to market their goods and services. Many companies are willing to share their profits with individuals like you who can influence people to buy their products. Do not just start trending topics and make your followers entertained but instead, use this as an opportunity to make money. If you are that person who loves reviewing products on sites like Amazon, ensure you earn some money from it.
Everyone wants an entrepreneurship idea that will be easy to start and one that is profitable. Share the above five ideas on your social media accounts such as Twitter and Facebook to educate a friend.
- Diane S. Menendez Ph.D., Patrick Williams Ed.D.
- Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
- Edition no. 2 (03/23/2015)
Last update on 2020-03-20 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API
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