Blogs Menu

Blogs
View Latest Posts
View Subscriptions
Posting Instructions

Active Bloggers

HBCU CONNECT HBCU CONNECT
Central State University class of 1995
D'Juan Hopewell D'Juan Hopewell
The Ohio St Univ class of 2004
Reggie Culpepper Reggie Culpepper
Clark Atlanta University class of 1998
Kennedy Williams Kennedy Williams
Spelman College class of 2020
jamal Abraham jamal Abraham
Michigan St Univ class of 1990
Stephanie Snyder Stephanie Snyder
Florida A&M University class of 2018
LaMarr Blackmon LaMarr Blackmon
Cal St Univ, Long Beach class of 1992
Lailah Berry Lailah Berry
Kent State University class of 2020

4 Types of Small Business You Can Start from Home

4 Types of Small Business You Can Start from Home
Posted By: Dixie Somers on April 06, 2021

Are you employed, but the income you’re earning is not sustainable? You can start a small business from home. It may seem like a fallacy; however, you should consider that you don’t need to rent a business premises to start a business. Below are some of the small business ideas that you can start from your home:

Home Bakery



Are you passionate about cooking? Do you have an oven at your home? One of the business ideas that you can utilize include setting up a home bakery. If you are passionate about baking but you’ve never tried it before, you can search for different recipes on platforms such as Google.

You can also offer delivery services such that your clients will be placing an order, and you can facilitate the delivery of the final product. Also, you should peruse through the insurance requirements in your locality.

Freelance Writing



This is an economical business to start considering that you don’t need any startup capital. To kickstart your freelance writing career, you only need an active internet connection and a personal computer.

You can start writing news articles, resumes, and marketing materials. Take time and look into the niche that suits you best. If your punctuation and grammar is good, some firms can hire you to work as a freelance editor.

As a freelance writer, you should consistently market yourself.



After getting one project, you should not relax and wait for the contract to come to an end so that you can start looking for another one. Take time to attend meet-ups and writing workshops.

There are many jobs that a freelancer can apply on different job boards as they also advertise the services they are offering on platforms such as LinkedIn and Craigslist. Once you start getting jobs, you should keep in touch with all your clients and ask them if there are any tasks you can handle.

Selling on eBay



E-commerce platforms such as eBay have been present for more than two decades, and they are suitable for selling different products from your home. In short, there is no need to set up a physical shop. If a client contacts you from the platform, you should respond to them promptly and ship the items fast. Ensure each seller gives you a positive rating. Some of the items you can sell through eBay include salon equipment.

Photography



Considering the phones nowadays have good cameras, people assume they can become photographers instantly. Well, the main focus is on professional photography. You can set up a studio in your home, and people can be booking photo sessions from time to time.

We have presented some of the businesses that you can start from your home. The startup capital needed to start each of these ventures is negligible, and you won’t have a hard time getting started.
If you enjoyed this article, Join HBCU CONNECT today for similar content and opportunities via email!
Comments
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
More From This Author
How to Make Yourself Stand Out in Your City as a Real Estate Agent
How to Make Sure Your Family Practice Is Always Well Stocked With Equipment
Need a Summer Job? 4 Ideas for Work Between College Semesters
4 Health Care Careers That Don't Require Going Through Medical School
4 Jobs That Can Help Get You Through School
5 Types of Jobs You Can Get From Completing Online Training
Latest Blogs
To All the Ms. Melanin's - Happy Mother's Day!  Kamal Imani

To All the Ms. Melanin's - Happy Mother's Day! Kamal Imani

To All the Ms. Melanin's, Happy Mother's Day! ...more
Kamal Imani • 12 Views • May 8th, 2021
The Secret Sauce to an HBCU in Oklahoma: How Local Roots Feed the Soul of Langston University

The Secret Sauce to an HBCU in Oklahoma: How Local Roots Feed the Soul of Langston University

Wednesdays at Langston University are practically a sacred holiday. Each week it provides students with a much-needed vice, as they look forward to eating Sous Chef Mike Clemons' famous fried chicken. ...more
D'Juan Hopewell • 159 Views • May 7th, 2021
A Must read for EVERY BLACK AMERICAN COLLEGE STUDENT

A Must read for EVERY BLACK AMERICAN COLLEGE STUDENT

A new era demands new direction. Black Americans have been traveling down the path of racial integration into white society. We get a token worth of advancement every 10 years. Its not enough and a t ...more
jamal Abraham • 16 Views • May 7th, 2021
South Side Chicago Emcee & Tunnel Vision Ent Lyricist Big Phill aka PHILOSOPY Drops New Summer Jam

South Side Chicago Emcee & Tunnel Vision Ent Lyricist Big Phill aka PHILOSOPY Drops New Summer Jam "Smile"

#PHILOSOPHY New Summer Jam "Smile" Video Below!!! Here's the link to the lyric video for Smile https://youtu.be/BXXQKwS-NX0 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGVD7D4CjQ9ZLRCClwvIl-A ...more
LaMarr Blackmon • 55 Views • May 7th, 2021
The Sultry LACONDA DAVIES Drops 2nd Single Off New Album

The Sultry LACONDA DAVIES Drops 2nd Single Off New Album "Same Me" Available On All Digital Platforms!

#LACONDADAVIES LACONDADAVIES.COM The Sultry LACONDA DAVIES drops 2nd Single "Same Me" It's is a call to Women that, while meeting in the middle in a relationship is a wonderful thing, keeping y ...more
LaMarr Blackmon • 78 Views • May 6th, 2021
Popular Blogs
Divorce in America in 2009 – What’s love got to do, got to do with it?

Divorce in America in 2009 – What’s love got to do, got to do with it?

Join Brother Marcus and the cast and the crew of the Brother Marcus Show live this Sunday evening on February 1, 2009 @ 8:00 p.m. for another hot topic in our community! “Divorce in America in 2009 ...more
Brother Marcus! • 15,746,358 Views • January 27th, 2009
VISINE ALERT!!!

VISINE ALERT!!!

Seemingly innocent medication such as Visine eyedrops are used by people to concoct a mixture with similar effects as a date-rape drug. When mixed with alcohol and taken orally, the eyedrops can l ...more
Siebra Muhammad • 50,136 Views • May 23rd, 2009
THE MOST FAMOUS WORDS IN NASCAR RACING IS NOW

THE MOST FAMOUS WORDS IN NASCAR RACING IS NOW "GOTCHA" THIEF !

IT'S PRETTY OBVIOUS FOLKS: Some of our Republican senators and congressman..are Swearing & Wearing White Sheets Also ..NASCAR was given 70million dollars in tax breaks ..in the New Fiscal Cliff Deal ...more
David Right • 44,637 Views • December 28th, 2012
Black College Student Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison for Kissing a White Girl

Black College Student Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison for Kissing a White Girl

Albert N. Wilson, a former University of Kansas student, has been sentenced to 12 years in prison and a lifetime of probation after being convicted by an all-white jury of raping a white teen girl. Bu ...more
Will Moss • 37,879 Views • June 4th, 2020
Black History Daily:  Who Was the First Black Female Dentist?

Black History Daily: Who Was the First Black Female Dentist?

In 1890 Ida Gray Nelson Rollins (1867-1953) became the first black woman to earn a doctor of dental surgery degree in the United States. She graduated from the University of Michigan in June. Nelson ...more
Stacie Coulter • 24,680 Views • August 22nd, 2011
Please Give Us a Like on Facebook!