If you are sat at home this weekend contemplating starting your own small / micro home business or becoming a self-employed freelancer / sole trader then here are ten quick-fire business ideas to use as a starting point.
- A website for online job searching with IM capabilities so you can ask questions to other people searching or people who are advertising.
- A virtual interior decorator that will make suggestions via digital photographs.
- A picture book series for adults explaining technology topics.
- A mentoring website that connects entrepreneurs with specific mentors they seek.
- Web cam at school events so you can see your kid when you can’t make it.
- A Build Your own Mardi Gras mask site.
- Casual escrow service – Escrow service for more casual transactions, like between family or friends.
- Video creation for local businesses to put on YouTube.
- Pillow case store – Store that only sells customers a large variety of custom pillow cases.
- Cloud computing company allowing large enterprises to do mega-scale statistical simulations on-demand.
I hope this will inspire you to start your own business, but if you need further encouragement take a look at our competition – ST.