The most important part of a business idea is the passion and interest that goes with it. If you are thinking of starting a small business or a home business then it is important that you select something that you know about and truly enjoy, because starting a business takes a lot of time, effort and dedication and a business idea that truly inspires you is very important.
If you enjoy the beauty of antiques and have an eye for them then you can actually make a business of your hobby. To start with you would need to collect enough antiques and have a ready stock that you will sell. Next comes your market; the internet is a great way to sell any product and you can create a special niche for your antiques.
Whether you sell on eBay or eventually decide to open your own online store, it is a great idea to have a web office where you will have all the crucial data about your business available at the click of a mouse. And the best part is that you can access your office from anywhere and at anytime.
Such an online office should be able to take care of your accounting and such business needs and help you focus on your main task or hobby, discovering beautiful treasures and finding a market for them.
Online is a great place to be with a “niche” business, you are easily accessible and word of mouth works well with “niche-businesses” – these make great personal businesses and small businesses, like home-, micro-, lifestyle-, mobile-, SME-, SMB-, SOHO-businesses.