3. Accomplishing the Money Idea
Start a Service Business

(Last updated: March 4, 2016)

This section has many different ideas you can use to start a service business. This main page is the jumping-off point for various categories of service businesses. Choose which idea best fits your abilities, interests, needs, and resources.

This page also has other information to help with starting your service business.

Here are the topics:

Categories of service businesses
Information to help your business
Starting a business in hard times

After reviewing the information in this Start a Service Business section, you may wish to explore other areas in this website. See the overviews in the Overview of Main Pages.


Before using this information to start a business be sure to read the following notice: Disclaimer.

Categories of service businesses

Each of the following links takes you to the jumping off point for a group of business ideas that share a certain theme. See if you are interested in any of these themes:

Start a Business Doing Emergency Handyman Services -- These business ideas require handyman skills and equipment, and a willingness to tackle emergency jobs.

Start a Business Using a Computer and Your Expertise -- Great ideas for techno wizards.

Start a Business Using Your Pickup or Van -- These business ideas require use of a pickup truck or van, but only ordinary skills. They are most suited for people inclined toward physical activities.

Start a Business Using Your Skills and Equipment -- These business ideas require specific skills and the related equipment.

Start a Business Working at Home -- Would you like to stay at home while earning a living? Here are some ideas you can use.

If you have trouble selecting a suitable business idea, go to the following topic on another page:

Ideas for a small business by category
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Information to help your business

If you don't have any experience in planning, starting, or running a business, you may wish to review the following background information before trying to develop your own small business:

Business Guidelines
Outside Information and Publications
Small Business Basics
Small Business Startup

Since the Small Business Startup section is very extensive, you may prefer to first review the following simplified planning and startup information:

Business Plan for Simple Services
Simplified Startup Steps

It can be difficult to plan and start a small business. You first may need to increase your personal powers. The following page provides advice on how to accomplish a challenging project:

Improving Your Results

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Starting a business in hard times

One way to have more money is to start a small business of your choice. This puts you in control of your life. Once you learn some tricks and get some experience, you will never have to worry about being unemployed.

One of the best ways to choose a business idea is to turn one of your pleasures or skills into a business.

Regardless of the economy, there are always ways for ambitious people to have more money. Some ways might require changes. I mean things like changing your attitudes, trying new activities, or even improving your life style.

When you get used to things being a certain way, it may be difficult to make changes. However, change is what modern life is all about. For help with making changes in your life see the Magic Success Secrets section.

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