Businesses You Can Start Fast With Little Or No Money in a Down Market

The best businesses to start, fast!, in a down market, with little or no money, are service-oriented businesses. In many instances, you only need a telephone (which most people have) and a good service business idea. It’s best to choose a service you are familiar with, or one that will take minimum preparation to get you up to competitive speed before starting your new business.Many times, service businesses can be started using existing materials, supplies and equipment you already have around your home, so the cash outlay is little or nothing at all.An example of one such needed service business, especially in a down market, is a resume writing business. Most people have searched for a job before and have had to prepare a resume to get their foot in the door, so they have some knowledge of how to put together a resume. With a little online research, you can be up to speed preparing entry-level resumes in no time at all.If you decide to start a resume writing service, start a virtual one: online! You don’t need business cards because you will be advertising online. You’ll never meet your clients, and you can use your home computer. Niche your resume writing service by offering super low cost resumes because you will not print them out. Prepare the person’s resume using a set of questions devise (a special intake form) to gather information. When the resume is complete, send them the file via email. Tell the client they can either print out their new resume at home, or take it to a Kinko’s, library, or business services center for printing on resume weight paper. This way, you won’t have mailing costs, won’t need expensive, fancy paper, and won’t need an expensive printer. You can get started right away with no money and some Internet research.Another service business that can be started fast, with little cash outlay, especially in this down real estate market, is a foreclosure cleanup business. This is a service business where you target realtors, investors and buyers of foreclosed properties. You can offer to help them either maintain the property until it sells or help get it in shape for the investor or home buyer after it has been purchased.Foreclosure cleanup, a fast-growing new enterprise, according to Entrepreneur magazine, encompasses so many different types of services. You can offer everything from lawn mowing, to interior cleaning, to debris removal, painting, minor home repairs, and more. At bare minimum, you can offer simple foreclosure lawn care using the lawn mower and weed eater in your backyard. As your business grows, you can purchase more equipment and offer more services.In the foreclosure cleanup business, you will need business cards starting out because you will be dealing with professionals face-to-face. But there’s no need to speed big money on fancy business cards. Go to websites like Vista Print and get quality free business cards (you only pay for postage!) so you are ready to start your business. Advertise by doing cold calling, stopping by realtor’s offices, setting up email campaigns, handing out fliers at realtor events, and the like. Do plan to do some research online via Internet search engines to learn more about the foreclosure cleanup business opportunity.Remember, the key to any small business’ success is “stick-with-it-ness.” You don’t need a huge amount of cash to start a service business, and you don’t need to take a year to get a new service business up and running. You need perseverance. One mistake new small business owners make is sending out a few mailers and expecting the phone to start ringing off the hook immediately. Be realistic; don’t start a business and expect overnight success. Instead, plan your business, learn the ropes by doing necessary targeted research in your industry, and then start to market, market, market. Consistency in your marketing efforts, winning mind-share within your target market, is key. Tell everyone you meet about your new business, and simply stick with it using consistent marketing tactics. Then, watch your new business blossom into a fruitful, long-lasting enterprise.If you’ve never started a business before, perform some basic business research at websites like (Small Business Administration) for invaluable start-up advice and shoestring marketing ideas.Good luck!

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Photo to Pop Art – An Ideal Item For Everyone

There are lots of gift ideas in the market available for any occasions anytime of the month. Some of the common items suitable for gift-giving are precious jewelries, figurines, stuff toys and even foods. There is also one unique gift that you could offer to the special someone. On the other hand, you can also give a pop art print to someone without any occasion.Art Print For A Serious Brother
Your brother might be a studious kind of guy that is usually has a long face. Make him smile for awhile by printing his art. In his serious gesture, she could able to give a wide grin and he will keep the pop art print as an enjoyable remembrance from you.Art Print For Your Grieving Mother
One of the cause of grievance is the lost of someone special. Your father had given up his last breath and your mother didn’t able to move on to a new life without him. Well, we cannot blame her because the pain it bears is very deep in the heart. Associated with some sort of encouragements, you could also think of something that will ease the pain. Take an action to get the special photos of their wedding or any moments that manifest sweetness and love between them. Bring those photos to a digital printing company that will turn them to a colorful pop art print. You can ask the artist to print it on a canvas for the durability of the pop art image. As you hang it in your wall, your mother will realize how happy your father was as he spent his life with her. This will remind your mother that her husband is already in peace and it’s time for her to move on.Art For Your Little Baby
Based on Piaget, babies form 0-2 years old are in the sensorimotor stage wherein they can able to appreciate colors and shapes. Well, a pop art photo in their t-shirts could be also kept and at the age of four, he could able to determine who the subject is- no other than himself. If you put his photo to pop art photo on a canvas that lives for years, he could really appreciate it in his older age. This art canvas will also be a family heirloom the could live for a century.Art For Yourself
Give yourself a reward! You have to take an initiative to print even your single photo to a pop art canvas. This is an ideal decoration for your bedroom or even in your living room. You can also personalized some of your common things like bags, t-shirts, cups, hats or even your key chain with your photo picture. This will really be amazing and you can proudly show them off to your friends and relatives.

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