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Old 25th May 2013, 02:13 AM   #11
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Did you finally get to kick off?
It's true you're more likely to succeed if you start something you love.However,you need to use your head too.
First.Look at the existing businesses in your area.See how you THEY could be your business and not just restrict your idea to what you can provide the customers with.The existing businesses could be your customers.Second,be uniquely local.Next,use what you already have/know-buy local items to resell in larger markets,buy global items to resell in local markets,create reference guides,fix things and resell,anything!

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Old 27th June 2013, 12:55 PM   #12

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Default Can Anybody Suggest Me A Good And Profitable Business To Run In A Small Town?

what is it that the little town lacks??????

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Old 27th June 2013, 07:18 PM   #13

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I would suggest that you start an internet marketing business.

You can do anything from affiliate marketing to internet marketing consulting.

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Old 16th May 2014, 04:03 AM   #14
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there greatest idea for small business is eco-rabbit breeding. this eco-business is becoming more and more popular and is perfect for small towns.

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Old 22nd May 2014, 03:11 PM   #15

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Default Hone your skills !

For any business startup , the ambition to move ahead and the risk involved with it , go hand in hand. You need to strike a balance ! Define your skills and you would be able to identify what direction to take !

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Old 27th May 2014, 12:20 AM   #16

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What business is already there but has more work than they can handle? You might be able to move into town and set up a competitor that can accept that overflow work. Easy way to get into the business as long as the existing business is willing to give you that overflow.

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Old 28th May 2014, 10:13 AM   #17

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Originally Posted by viper_one View Post
Visit other small towns and see what your town might be missing. (where is the need) How about a carpet repair/ cleaning service.

Actually, I like the idea of front-door and back-door operation. Meaning, you should run the back-door on the Internet, or as a take-out delivery service. etc. (Just in case retail, front-door, goes slack.)

This is a very good idea, because generating floor traffic in a small town store could be next to impossible. Smart thinking, give yourself a website or something similar to compensate.

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Old 30th April 2015, 02:02 PM   #18

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Default Break into the pet-industry?


Have you considered breaking into the pet industry? I personally don't have experience in this industry..

I have noticed these pet bakeries popping up in many cities and they seem to be quite profitable. People will spend anything on pets (including me lol).

It could also potentially be run out of your home - depending on FDA etc..

Just an idea I thought I would pass on,

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Old 13th May 2015, 01:14 PM   #19

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Default You can start a web designing company at very minimal cost

Today web solution industry is the best industry for income. you can open a web designing company. In opening this company you just need one web developer, one web designer and one SEO executive. You can hire these three person on free lance basis. Just create your own website and promote it online. you will get the leads and then you can start business from that leads. These three persons will work on those leads and you can earn as per your expectation very easily and at very low cost.
By the above idea you can become the owner of an IT company.
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Old 14th May 2015, 03:52 AM   #20
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Personal Assistant/Companion.

I met someone who was doing this exact thing. Essentially she was a gopher. Go do this. Go do that. Drop me off here. Pick me up there. Take me to the grocery store, take me to the doctor, blah, blah, blah.

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You could be the go-to Uber driver for your town! At least until you figure out what you want to do. I read somewhere that one Uber driver was making 150k+ by selling jewelry he made to his passengers. Maybe you could offer to advertise or pass out flyers of local businesses to your passangers.

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