Different Business Ideas To Look Into

Having a business gives individual unlimited earnings potential and flexibility to operate. Read to know about the business ideas to think about.

31 Oct,2022 05:46 IST 24
Different Business Ideas To Look Into

Over the past decade or so, the idea of entrepreneurship has gained significant momentum in India. This trend has picked up pace thanks to the success of startups and new-age technology firms such as Flipkart, Paytm and Nykaa.

But even outside the glitzy world of startups, thousands of businesses are started every month across sectors as the passion of executing a small idea and making it big and see it bloom fascinates and inspires many people. Before any person takes the plunge into entrepreneurship, however, one must think of a good business idea.

For any business idea to work on the ground one needs to first believe in the idea. The idea must be viable and actionable. It also has to be executed seamlessly into a feasible business plan and then brought to life.

If there is promise in the idea and if it is well thought out and executed, it can thrive and become big. Many big names in business today such as Apple, Google and Infosys started small with limited resources.

There are a lot of avenues where capital can be raised easily. There is a lot of potential to start small business ventures. The government has various schemes like Start-Up India and MUDRA scheme to promote entrepreneurship. There are many angel funds in India which invests in early startups.

The increasing rate of urbanisation has created immense potential for people to launch their own business. The following are some ideas that can be started small and turned into a thriving profitable business.

App-based ideas
E-commerce: Selling goods and services through aggregators like Amazon or Flipkart.
Interior Designing
Organic Farming
Cloud kitchen
Knitting, embroidery
Beauty/Grooming Business
Content creation and social media marketing
Housekeeping for Hotels
Providing Services to Aged
Event Management
Pre-Recruitment Assessments
Travel Consultancy

Executing The Business Idea

A great idea alone isn’t enough. Executing the idea requires a lot of time and effort, navigating bureaucratic red tape, and adequate financial resources. An entrepreneur will require financial resources to launch any type of business. The business owner must determine how much capital is required to launch and maintain the enterprise.

Along with investing some of their own money in the company, the founders can also borrow money from a bank or non-banking finance organisation.

However, many financial institutions stay away from approving business loans before the firm has been in existence for a while. To overcome this hurdle and to satisfy their capital needs in the early stages of their business, budding entrepreneurs can take out a personal loan or a gold loan. They can then apply for a range of business loans to expand their enterprise after a few years when the venture establishes its presence in the market.


There is no shortage of ideas if you want to start a business. But it is not just enough to have a good idea. Before taking the plunge, figure out what you are most passionate about and how you plan to turn the idea into reality.

The idea has to be backed up with a strong business and marketing plan before venturing into it. A sound plan will go a long way in helping to finance your idea. When it comes to financing, there are several funding options available, from gold loans, personal loans and business loans to even equity capital infusion from external investors.

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