Business Opportunities You Can Grab Without Leaving Your House
That one thing which you cannot remove from your life is ‘Time.’ Even after death time is bound with you. You may have always heard that everything runs according to its own time. No doubt about that but time does not only go by. It also creates opportunities along with it. Think about Pathao. Why is it an instant hit? Because that ‘time’ Uber was quite expensive for middle income users. Also, they were frustrated with public transport along with long traffic hours. And why has Uber become popular in the US? Because that ‘time’ people there needed some extra money to pay off their bills well. Surly you are now thinking, ‘Huh! There was no pandemic to deal with that time!’ Absolutely! But entrepreneurial minds knows that, to succeed, businesses must evolve according to time. Here are some business opportunities you can grab during this pandemic without leaving your house –
Knowledge is power
Showcasing E-certificates of different courses on social media are now a popular trend. Whether for this trend or simply to learn something new, a significant number of consumers are out there for E-learning business. You do not need to be a professional teacher. Think of something that you can teach others. It can be Photoshop skills or a new language or any academic subject, turning that into your niche. A niche is crucial for E-teaching because that will help you to select your target consumer and specify your services. YouTube, website or even a Facebook group can be your platform. Start off with offering some free content to grow your consumer base. After some time you can offer premium or subscription based services. Also, affiliating with other E-teaching services or collaborations with professional teachers onto your services can create another opportunity for them.
Why should you really grab this idea? Because in this lock down we have learned that there’s more to learn than just getting an academic degree.
Content that matters
There is a ton of creativity you can display when it comes to blogging. It is not just a web page with some written contents. It is an actual independent business. Right now there are more than 500 million blogs out of 1.7 billion websites in the world. You must be thinking it will be hard tough to get audiences. The fact is quality contents and a clear niche can create an impact for your target audience. That can bring you the success in blogging business. Moreover, attachment of vlogges (Video blogs) will make your contents even more resourceful than others.
Why should you think about this idea? Because by sitting in your bed and without spending a single coin, you can start blogging independently.
Bookworms are out there who are searching for words to fulfill their appetite. You can be their savior. There’s no doubt that many readers prefer the hard copies. However, EBook industry is right now a very lucrative and customers are growing rapidly. Ebooks can be of fiction, no-fiction, graphics or anything. Nonetheless, it should be something that can have an impact on your readers mind. Your success will not only depend on the number of sales but on the impression you will leave on your readers mind. You can use any social platform to publish your EBook but a website is better among them. However, there’s no denial that in the initial stages you may find some difficulties to reach your readers. But careful marketing and soulful words can bring the success you longed for.
Why should you really grab this idea? Because EBooks are independent, do not have to be long and need no publishers.
Hunger of Art
Art never goes unappreciated. Whether it’s the Louvre Museum Visitor Guide or virtual music festival , people are fulfilling their hunger for art. Now is the time to unleash the artist in you and spread the beauty of art. The world is now in your hands and you can showcase your talent by using any social platform of your choice. Exhibitions, concerts, live show anything is possible virtually. But what if you are not very artistic but have keen interest in art and artists? Think about the people who have much potential to be the next big thing but lack support or mentoring. You can act as a virtual manager for them and bring them in the limelight they deserve. It can be direct monitoring or social media or contract maker or anything related. But there’s more for you too. Hollywood celebrity business manager Kristin Lee is responsible for many famous actors’ finance accounts. She has a net worth of 50 million and above! However, you have to have a lot of patience and negotiating abilities. Still at the end of the day you will be the right key behind someone’s success along with yours.
Why should you really grab this idea? Because this pandemic has shown us that together we can achieve so much which we have never thought of.
It’s not free now
Whenever someone in person said, “Can I give you advice,’’ you might have hardly denied taking it. Why not! It’s free and does not require anything. But when it comes to professions, free advice may not bring the proper light into it. Virtual consultancies are there for a long time. A consultant has specific knowledge in their area of expertise and is paid to implement or advice in that area. What is interesting is that it is also an independent business where one can work with individuals or companies or both. Management, technology, sales, relationship or matchmaking, tax or legal or in any other professional field, you can master if you have certain expertise. For this, you will definitely need some major work and education backgrounds. However, you will also need a lot of patience and market analysis. If you are someone who is on the brink of losing their job or who wants to create a side earning, this can be life changing. Experiences are gold and using it in the right manner can open endless possibilities.
Why should you really grab this idea? Because the pandemic have made us realized that the expert personals are more important than any unskilled celebrities.
The uniqueness of these ideas is that they can be done independently. These ideas do not requires high expenses and you do not have to leave your house amid Covid-19. Unleash the entrepreneur in you and start your business right away. Your hard work and critical knowledge will bring the success right into your hands.
- Adiba Jahan Payel is a third year law student in BRAC University. Reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org