Business Ideas You Can Start With Your Job. Have you ever wanted to start your own business? But you find it difficult to quit your full time job. Actually, I will never advice you to quit your job because you want to start a business but I can advise you to add a business alongside your full-time job. Remember the richest man on earth are entrepreneur. You must start from amateur to be become profession.
When I started my business years back, I was working at a job. I realized that I wanted more which I know that you too wanted more but was really scared of moving forward and quitting. I decided to take it at a level I was comfortable with. I built a side business “Recharge Card Business, Viewing Centre Business, Bulk SMS, Website Design” while still working with my full time job because to me every job is a part-time.
You can do the same by starting a business alongside your full-time job. When deciding on a business idea, let factors like your passion and expertise guide you. Let your business idea should be also relatively inexpensive to start.
You are still stuck on business ideas that you can start while holding down your full-time job? Alright, here are some tips to get you started.
- Driving School
Are you good in driving and have a valid driving license? Then why do you have a driving school as another source of income by training people on how to drive and start generating income (up to N100,000 in month) on that. All you need is your experience, a canopy, a banner and a car. And if don’t have a car, I am very sure one of your brother or friends or close relative will have a car that he or she is not using but still in good condition for the business. Just try to convince him and he will release the car for you. Good luck.
This is one of the popular another source of income for so many people who don’t want to leave their paid job but found transportation as another way of paying their children school fee and bills. Transportation business is a very lucrative business even the private car now using their car for commercial purpose after closing from their full-time job. Once you know how to drive and find a good location then you are good to go.
- Local Business Consultant
If you have experience or knowledge in a specified field, then you can become a consultant for local business owners. There are plenty of businesses that need help from people like you to solve a problem, such as implementing a business strategy or managing social media. You can be a consultant for them.
- Graphic Design
Are you a professional in graphic design? You can become trainer in graphic design to people who want to learn graphic design. Perhaps when you come back from work or fix a weekend to train people. This is definitely a plus for you to generate income.
- Repairs or Handyman
If you’re good at home repairs, you can definitely become helpful to those people who either don’t have time or skills such as replacing a window, fixing a leaking pipe, or putting together a piece of furniture, you can use those skills to solve problem for people and generate money into your pocket.
- Web or App Design and Development
Web or app design and development is another field that is becoming increasingly important for businesses, as they look to enhance the experience of their customers. Just as with graphic design, experience is beneficial, but there are many online courses on sites like General Assembly, Skillcrush, or CareerFoundry that can teach these skills.
If you’re passionate and knowledgeable in a certain area and you enjoy writing, then you can start blogging as a way to bring in a little extra cash. Keep in mind that this won’t happen overnight, and you probably won’t become rich, but working with affiliate programs, selling ad space, and publishing an e-book are ways that you can earn money through writing. I personally have been able to earn extra cash over the years by blogging.
Check out my e-book “Amazing Offer” made for people who want to make money online.
- Social-Media Expert
Companies are more than willing to pay people to manage and handle their Facebook, Twitter, or whatever other social-media channels they possess. You can find opportunities on freelance websites like Freelancer and Upwork
Do you have a degree or experience in a field that is being taught to students? You can use that knowledge to become a tutor to local students in your area who need help in areas like science, math, English, or history. It may not be necessary, but consider getting your certification to make you seem legit, or look for tutoring services that are hiring.
- Football Viewing Centre
Presently in Nigeria, Viewing Centre business is a fast growing business and as a busy person you can become an owner of one because it is only run on Tuesday and Wednesday evening and weekend as well. Ever considered to have a football viewing Centre business? Below is an excellent article on how to launch one.
- Cleaning Service
You’ll definitely get your hands dirty, but you should have no shortage of clients. There are plenty of businesses and busy people looking for a weekly cleaning service. You can make yourself available by rendering the service and put a smile on your face because you have some money coming into your pocket.
- Photographer or Videographer
If you excel at capturing a story through the lens, then this profession deserves mention, since it’s something that you can do based on your schedule. Just remember, find your niche and stick with it. If you’re a wedding photographer, focus on that. If you’re more skilled at taking professional headshots or filming promotional videos, market that expertise.
- Handmade Items
- Bakery Business
Start a Bakery Business. Bread is the most popular food staple in most parts of the world. It is widely consumed across the continents by almost all citizens, ethnics and religious groups. Everyone likes the smell and taste of bread, especially when it is freshly baked. It is one of the quickest and cheapest food to get your hands on in time of hunger. With these in mind, we can safely conclude that starting a bread bakery business anywhere in the world is going to be a profitable business.
See! Is not necessary that you must have a bakery company before you can start a bakery business but You can become a direct marketer for exclusive products to make some extra cash on the side. To do this, just tell the bakery company to always product 100 breads for you depending on your pocket and create your own nylon/package with your company name written on it. Before you know it you are smiling to bank. If you find a legit company that product good bread and are dedicated, this may actually become a full-time job.
Please, remember to always reinvest what you make into the business to help it grow faster. Finally, you want to make sure that your business idea is legal. You don’t want to get in trouble with the law. I recommend register a company to help protect you personally, as well. Thanks.
Cheers to your success!
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