Following on from my original article home based business ideas, I have researched some other business ideas hopefully this can be of some help. Why it’s a profitable business idea: In Metro Manila and other key cities in the Philippines, app-based ride-hailing services, also known as transport network vehicle service (TNVS), are enjoying a higher preference among commuters over taxis for their premium service—even if their rates are higher.
If you have stock market and finance credentials , then you can earn freelance commissions or consulting fees, advising clients on how to get the best returns for their investments as a lucrative side business idea if you can get results for those clients—otherwise this business idea can be the fast-track to alienating friends and family, so be careful.
With that in mind, I put together this massive list of the 101 Best Side Business Ideas You Can Start While You’re Still Working a Full-Time Job, to help give you inspiration with proven side business ideas that can be executed on while you still keep your day job—and primary source of income.
But before you can graduate from side business idea and start earning a full-time living as a graphic designer, you’ll need to build your skills—I recommend starting with reading the foundational book Graphic Design School and Steal Like an Artist , the incredible book by Austin Kleon about how to become more creative.
While it’s not as simple as, hey, go start plumbing, if you’re looking for a hands-on career, you might want to consider seeking out a vocational degree in one of these fields and building a business around it. I’ve also linked our free sample plans below, including one specific to starting a plumbing business.