999 Great Business Ideas

999 Great Business Ideas

  • Are you stuck on a moneymaking idea? Have you been racking your brains out for a part-time lucrative business venture that you can build on? If so, then this quick manual could just be what you are looking for. With 999 different money-making ideas, there's bound to be some to suit you. All can lead to lucrative projects and most can be operated from home in your spare time without leaving your current employment. "999 Different Money Making Ideas" is 63 pages of brief descriptions of different money-making ideas. Some require little capital; some require no capital. Some require little effort; some require hard work! Some are risky; some not so risky. Some tried and tested traditional methods of making money; some quite brilliant business concepts for the aspiring entrepreneur. A complete cross-section of different business ideas to suit people with or without any special skills. Here are just the first 20 in this fantastic ebook Make money from renting out expensive children's toys. The toys you rent out will include remote-controlled models and computerized games. Use a little van to deliver the toys to customers. Paint in toy town color scheme. Call the van a toy mobile or a similar suitable name. Produce Christmas cards which are printed on the front with, for example, "Happy Christmas from the Smith Family". Or, instead of the name 'Smith', pick one of the dozens of other popular surnames. Sell packs of these cards by direct mail to people listed in telephone directories. Introduce to your region a service that mounts maps for businesses. Keep a stock of local, national, and international maps. Mount these maps in a professional manner to suit the wall space available at offices. Send out leaflets about your services to office managers. Design and manufacture kits for making models with cocktail sticks, for example, model churches, castles, windmills, houses, etc. Buy the cocktail sticks in their unpacked state from the manufacturer. Sell your kits by mail order from ads in craft magazines or distribute them to model shops. Bring out a regular publication for ambitious amateur musicians. This publication might include ads from 1) Employers seeking musicians. 2) Retailers selling equipment accessories and supplies. 3) People selling used equipment. 4) Musicians seeking to make contact with other musicians. Also, publish interesting editorials and letters. Establish a directory of products no longer made. This directory might include sections on toys, novelties, and household goods. Design the directory for business people and inventors who want to know both what has been made before and what ideas might be revived and/or modified. Bring out a correspondence course about how to write cookery ebooks. The course might include information about: How to devise recipes, how to present them in written form, and what makes a successful cookery ebook. Produce a prospectus and advertise in women's magazines. Make cotton gloves especially designed for coin collectors. The gloves prevent the grease and moisture from fingers from getting onto coins. Package the gloves and sell them from ads in coin collecting magazines or distribute to shops that sell collectible coins. Begin a business that rents out large and expensive astronomical telescopes to householders who want to develop their interest in astronomy. Publicize your service at the local astronomy society and use local advertising to attract clients. Paint attractive art on rocks to make souvenir paperweights and doorstops. The art might take the form of abstract patterns, traditional pictures or tourist scenery. Call your rocks "designer rocks". Add a rubber base to paperweights and a rubber edge to doorstops. Set up a company that produces a compendium of strip games, for example: Strip poker, strip snakes and ladders, strip lotto, strip snap, and strip ludo. Sell by mail order from adverts in X-rated magazines. Create a mail-order business that specializes in selling products that help people sleep. Products might include: Sleep inducing cassettes, special bedtime clothing, herbal pillows, ebooks, and manuals on how to sleep better. Start a venture which promotes the art and hobby of window painting. On colored acetate, paper have outlines printed for painting pictures by numbers. These acetate sheets are stuck to one side of a window and anyone can paint a picture on the other side of the glass. Paint on wood stylistic house numbers and names. These painted numbers and names will be an attractive alternative to the traditional names burned into sliced logs. Get your work stocked at shops that sell garden products or household goods. Select one sea shell which would be suitable for an ashtray, another for a pip tray, and another for a paper clip tray. Put these shells into a single packet and sell as a set of useful sea-shell-trays. Sell from souvenir and novelty gift shops. Make an income by selling lucky charms at car boot sales or door-to-door. Sell, for example, Rabbits' feet, horseshoes and four-leaf clovers. Start by tracking down trade sources of lucky charms. Devise and produce a board game that simulates the experience of starting a mail-order business. The usual problem of bringing out a board game is the difficulty of getting it stocked in shops. However, a game about mail order can be sold by mail order to business opportunity seekers. Buy and sell oil paintings. Buy new paintings from artists and old paintings from collectors and householders. Sell the paintings from home, a roadside site, a stall at crafts fairs or hire stalls for exhibiting all the paintings you have for sale. Decorate everyday objects with pressed flowers. Add an inlaid design of pressed flowers to trays, coasters, jewelry boxes, paperweights, picture frames, wall-hangings, desk sets and tabletops. Start a manufacturing business that is devoted to making doorstops. These doorstops might range from the humble wooden wedge to the more exotic and unusual. Package them in polythene bags, a staple on a printed card, and get them stocked at gift shops. These, as you can see, are some really interesting ideas. Some you will like, some you won't, but certainly, something in this ebook is worth tinkering within your spare time.