The coronavirus situation has led to many changes that completely morphed the business landscape. As such, many businesses are failing or being shut down as the demands of the consumers have also changed. People are bound to their homes and many are being left unemployed. But despite the current happenings, you can still resort to starting an online business and invest some time in coming up with new business ideas.
It will not only help you generate revenue, keep you engaged but it will also help others who are looking for services or products you are providing.
So, here’s a list of three business ideas you can start from home during covid-19.
1) Online Tutorial Course/ EdTech
The coronavirus situation has allowed the people to explore the EdTech sector. These online teaching platforms have seen a manifold rise in the number of users overnight as people are seeking to join online classes which is not possible to do so physically during this pandemic.
Moreover, parents are worried for their children’s safety. With the current situation going on, parents have resorted to taking the help of online tutors and have come to open up to the idea of being home-schooled.
Online tutors are in great demand. Even after this lockdown phase, parents, guardians will look for online tutoring for their folks. You need to make online study material and subject notes that could attain the attention of the students. This new business idea is blooming at a quicker pace.
Paid online tutorials, masterclasses, webinars, and online workshops have also become popular, and many self-starters have used this option to build a name for themselves.
Soap is one of the most effective ways of taking care of yourself during the covid-19 crises. As such, it also presents a great business opportunity.
WHO has also advocated washing hands for at least 20 seconds to fully eliminate traces of the virus. People have started to set up small businesses at home, using various Ayurvedic and other herbal plants and flowers to further enhance the beauty, smell and effectiveness of the soaps that they produce.
3) Online consultancy business
If you have other expertise, say if you are a good baker, then you can start your own home-based online consultancy business.
You can also connect to your clients via an online portal. During and post probably after the covid-19 situation, people will be eager to learn new skills. However, they won’t be able to physically attend any extracurricular classes.
Some of the online consultancy businesses you can set up from home are:
a) Online cooking/baking classes
b) Fitness consultancy sessions
c) Dietician consultancy sessions
The coronavirus pandemic has brought forth favourable and unfavourable changes. But it is best that we look at the positive side of this seemingly bad time. Therefore, this is the time when you can focus on yourself and start something that will help others but also give you an outlet from the frustrations.
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