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Here’s a list of TOP 10 OPPORTUNITIES OF 2017
Yes people are making a living off Instagram. These popular influencers with large followings get upwards of $10000 per post.
Software engineers and developers create, test and maintain software on a variety of platforms, from mainframes to mobile devices. It’s the future if you haven’t noticed yet. Software development an ideal home-based business.
If you enjoy working with children and have instructional training and/or experience, why not turn it into a business? There are business opportunities in a variety of areas in the children's services market, including:
We all love the good old bicycle. Now its your time to ride! It’s all about lifestyle nowadays. What better way to take advantage of environmental benefit then riding your bike! It’s no wonder bicycling has become the second most popular outdoor activity in North America. Did you know the people of North America have spent over 81 BILLION dollars on biking annually, generating over 770,000 Jobs? Anything that’s healthy, popular, good for the environment and heavily promoted by the government is a pretty good business. FYI.
Senior Care services continue to rank as one of the best business opportunities. Demographics play a BIG role. The first baby boomers hit age 65 in 2011 The entire baby boomer generation will have will have reached age 65 by 2030. Seniors will make up 1/4 of the entire North America population. Unfortunately, although they are expected to live longer lives than previous generations, it's also expected that they'll spend more years in sickness. According to a report that was featured on senior’s health by the not-for-profit united health foundation. Fortunately, baby boomers are a wealthy demographic compared to previous generations. For the most part, they can afford to pay for the services necessary to maintain their lifestyles. This includes continuing to live at home in their own communities. Many affluent seniors suffer from various health and/or mobility issues and are increasingly uncomfortable or unable to drive their own vehicles. They may find it difficult or impossible to take care of household chores such as landscaping, cleaning, cooking or caring for their pets. Others travel extensively and require house sitting or pet sitting and property maintenance services. All in all, a wealth of opportunities exists for entrepreneurs who wish to take advantage of the senior care trend.
Most tattoo artists learn the trade via an apprenticeship alongside a professional (typically three years or more). For health and safety reasons, some jurisdictions require classroom experience. If you have artistic and creative skills, becoming a tattoo artist can be an excellent business opportunity. According to statistics, the tattoo industry generated $3 billion in revenue in 2014 and continues to grow rapidly:
The mental health field is another profession that is experiencing increased demand for services. the need for marriage and family therapists to grow 41 percent by 2020. The nature of mental health counseling makes it suitable for private practice. Many professionals in the field make the occupational choice to start their own counseling businesses. This typically requires extensive schooling, however, and often post-graduate degree.
Financial Advisers and planners are expected to be in high demand with a projected growth rate of 30 percent through 2026. Studies in Canada indicate that only 20 percent of Canadians have confidence in their math and money skills as they relate to planning for a secure financial future, according to a 2011 survey by Ipsos Reid for ABC Life Literacy Canada.
Becoming a financial adviser/planner normally requires a bachelor's degree and additional training in securities management, leading to licensing/certification. But this is another business that is riding the demographic wave. A huge pool of baby boomers are headed for retirement, and they need and want help with their finances. Financial advising and planning is an ideal business opportunity.
If you have a passion for specialty coffee, why not make it your next business opportunity? Who didn’t have a coffee this morning? Think an independent coffee shop serving espressos, lattes and cappuccinos can't compete with Starbucks? Think again. A new coffeehouse recently opened in my little town and it has been packed with customers from day one. The owner attributes his success to:
Most people have a vision of food trucks as serving traditional fast-food fare such as burgers, fries, and hot dogs, but there is no reason that good, healthy, nutritious food cannot be sold by mobile vendors.