Do you have a business idea that you really think the public would eat up? Places to come up with ideas to start a home business like this would be Google Trends, watching TV, discussion forums, reading the newspaper, and so on. You just need to be aware of what is going on around you because there are ideas that you can come up with and make money doing it.
There are a few ways to approach running your own music biz: you can be mobile and teach in your clients’ homes, or you can run it out of your own space (a separate building or designated area of your home.) To get started, try to connect with local music schools for part-time gigs, which will allow you to see if you really like it, and also help you build a reputation with clients.
Build your own social following and create a personal brand for yourself like Matt Nelson, founder of WeRateDogs has done (thus growing his following to more than 2.8 Million people), and countless opportunities will come your way for turning this side business idea into a full-time business.
Then, after you’re able to build your brand and grow your own audience, you can start an eCommerce site of your own and retain a larger portion of the revenue from your product salesâ€”making this a very lucrative potential business idea if you’re able to find an audience that loves your products and figure out how to best sell online to them.
Years ago, my grandmother freelanced articles for national magazines typically about life on Olde Cape Cod.â€ Today there are still some freelance writing opportunities at traditional publications, but the big opportunity is online in content marketing.