So you want to start your own business but lack capital. You are aware that funding options for new businesses are limited; you may even have heard that only 3% of people seeking large amounts of capital for a new venture succeed in raising it. So, what?
It’s easy to think of roadblocks to starting your business. It’s difficult to think of opportunities that are right in front of you. In order to start a business without money scares you, think about what you can do without now.
Many simple service businesses can be started with no money. Grow them at your own pace into a lucrative business. Also, many don’t require prior experience.
- Lawn care
- Cleaning up
- Mobile car wash
- Grocery pickup
- Organizing a
- Senior friend
- Handyman service
- Wetland maintenance
The best business ideas come from combining your passion or skill set with a problem that needs to be solved. Not all passions are useful or marketable.
Many startups fail because they build unpopular products. That you must avoid at all costs. Reach out to other businesses and entrepreneurs for ideas. Their wisdom is priceless. Meetups and Linkedin are two options.
Passion and perseverance are more important than the idea itself when starting a business. Be more creative and ask how you can improve your work. Ideas are everywhere, but you have to look for them.
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Making money side hustles is possible. Make your business fit your skills and you’ll be successful.