Yes it’s true we are in the middle of the year, but don’t think that it’s too late to think about the some business ideas. Below i will enlist a couple of small business ideas that are very flexible and can be done along side your full time job. First, why not try new business ideas that are not the “norm”! Basically, am telling you to think “outside the box”, it seems like everybody is doing the same thing, change that and come up with something new that people normally don’t think of but are essentially important. Find below some “outside the box” business ideas.

  • Career Coaching:  Help and inspire people for a living. Yes this is a small business idea! Starting a career coaching practice could be the key to doing what you love and making a difference. Through career coaching you can work with clients of all ages, from young people who don’t know what career path to pursue or how to land their dream job, to older people looking for a career change. Help prepare clients for interviews, improve their CV’s and find their passion.
  • Event Planning: Do you love throwing parties and organizing meetings? Start an event-planning business and turn your passion into a profitable small business. Everyone needs event planners, from individuals to organizations. As an event planner, you will need to be resourceful and have a keen eye for detail. You will also need the patience to deal with clients’ demands and the ability to stay calm during stressful situations and unforeseen disasters.
  • Home based food business: Is cooking in your DNA? If yes then consider launching a home-based catering business. You can create your concoctions for individuals, events, and local businesses and organizations. Not only is it a rewarding opportunity to make money doing what you love, but it’s also a great way to test your culinary skills before investing in a full-fledged restaurant.
  • Computer Maintenance: If you have a tech background put it to use! With the proliferation of tablets, smartphones and laptops for everyone in the community, there are lots of opportunities to provide private computer services such as anti-virus software installation, desktop cleanups, software downloads, etc. Think of this as another way to make money on the side!

As mentioned the idea is to think outside the box. Hover of these sample ideas and see how best you can utilize them for your own “outside the box”  business ideas.