Business Idea Center: Business Services - Industries

Community Delivery Service

Community Delivery Service

Like cruising around your community? Why not start a local delivery service?
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Construction Estimating Service

Construction Estimating Service

Got an eye for assessing fix-it jobs? Help clients estimate the costs.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Contract Negotations Service

Contract Negotations Service

Contract negotiations can be a dreaded aspect of business, but you can make the process less painful for clients with your negotiating skills.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Copy Sales

Copy Sales

With the growing popularity of running businesses or working at home, a copy center can offer a range of services for people who lack office equipment.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Corporate Videos

Corporate Videos

Move over YouTube. Shooting corporate videos for promotions and training is the next big video venture.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Customer Service Training

Customer Service Training

Have a knack for impeccable service? Teach companies' employees to deliver.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Demographic Data Broker

Demographic Data Broker

Provide businesses with the demographic data they need to better target their clients.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Disposal Bin Service

Disposal Bin Service

This takes a little bit of cash upfront, but if there's one thing we're never short of, that's trash.
Startup Costs: $50,000 - $100,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? Yes
Dry Cleaning Delivery

Dry Cleaning Delivery

Make people's lives a little easier by delivering their dry cleaning.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Elderly Employment Agency

Elderly Employment Agency

Help skilled and experienced seniors find jobs that suit their talents.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Employee Trainer

Employee Trainer

Help whip a business into shape by becoming an employee trainer.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Errand Service

Errand Service

Help busy people get through the day by providing an errand service.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? Yes
Executive Organizer

Executive Organizer

Head straight to the top to get the boss organized and see the effect trickle down.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Executive Recruiter

Executive Recruiter

Match execs with the companies who want them most.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No
Expense Reduction Consultant

Expense Reduction Consultant

If you have an eye for efficiency and cost-cutting, you could help businesses improve their bottom line.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No