Fund Raising Expert
We have small businesses, organizations, political parties and individuals seeking fund to finance their small business ideas or projects. It is either they don’t have access to the desired funds or they don’t know how to go about raising it. If you are an expert in fund raising, this is a good small business idea. Apart from the money you will make, this type of business idea will give you deep satisfaction knowing that you are helping other people by making their dream a reality. You can start the business small and it will grow to become a lucrative small business. To succeed in this entrepreneur business idea, you must have prior experience, good contact base and good knowledge of the community. Most importantly, you must be known to be a trustworthy person. Your target areas will include business events, capital campaigns, political campaigns, dinners and parties.
There is no household that does not require furniture. Furniture such as beds, chairs, tables and kitchen fittings are needed. Therefore, furniture making is a good business idea but it requires expertise and physical exertion of power. It is not a requirement that anybody that will start a furniture making business should hold a degree in Furniture Design and Manufacturing. You can learn as an apprentice from someone who is good at designing and manufacturing unique furniture pieces. Furniture business is wide, you cannot effectively serve all customers. Therefore, you need to create a niche for your startup business. You can decide to focus on home furniture or office furniture. If you have just a little free space around your house, you can run furniture making business from home.
You might love gardening as a hobby the same way I am. The gardening I started as a hobby is fast turning into a small business. If you have a space you can cultivate, it will not only meet your personal needs. It can turn out to be a lucrative small business for you. You can grow different types of vegetables, tomatoes, maize, pawpaw and plantains. There is always a market for fruits and vegetables. If you focus on the them, you can easily sell them within your neighbourhood. The fact that people can trust the source of the vegetables and fruits they are buying is a good selling point for you. And your customers will be happy that they can get the items they want to buy fresh. As a home business, you can grow vegetables all year round but you need to prepare for constant watering during dry season. For people looking for home business ideas, gardening might not be appropriate for everybody. This home business idea is only good for people that are physically fit as gardening requires weeding and constant pruning. You will need basic equipment such as cutlass, hoe, rake and shovel.
Are you good at arts and designs? You can start a graphic design business. Individuals and businesses need the services of graphic designers to design logos, business cards, brochures, letterheads and product packaging. You don’t need a special qualification to work as a graphic designer. You require skills on the use of computer and graphic design software and other relevant software. Your target customers include individuals, advertising agencies, publishers and public relation firms. You can carry out your graphic designs as work from home business. If you are currently working at an advertisement agency, you can start graphic designs as a side business. By the time you have grown the business to the level that it can successfully cover your monthly expenses, you can now make it a full time home business. For people that want to start this small business idea from the scratch, starting with a freelance business may be your best bet. This will help you build your resume. Also, you will gain experience on how to win job and how to manage clients.