An interesting way to begin the process of generating small business ideas is to think about what a kid could do to start a business. I’ve worked with business ideas from all different angles – as a venture capitalist, a founder, a director of a digital agency, and as a participant in 5 tech incubators (yes 5). I also got my degree from the school that ranks #1 in Entrepreneurship worldwide.
While it’s not as simple as, hey, go start plumbing, if you’re looking for a hands-on career, you might want to consider seeking out a vocational degree in one of these fields and building a business around it. I’ve also linked our free sample plans below, including one specific to starting a plumbing business.
If you’re new to network advertising and have a little spending budget, there are many ways of advertising for free on the internet, some of these are totally useless and other people could bring you very good outcomes, whenever you uncover that a method you are using doesn’t bring results, drop it and move on. Advertising within the wrong locations could really hurt your business.
And of course a big one you could think about is creating a private group, on say facebook, that teaches a specific course to a specific # of students that you charge monthly to be a part of. You could make and upload videos, have live presentations, and the group could have personal access to you.
Start with doing free shoots for friends and family to build up a strong online portfolio, get familiar with your gear and the editing process, then you’ll be able to get paid for photographing professional head shots and celebratory family moments as your side hustle business idea.