At-Your-Service Ventures That Utilize Your Unique Skills and Interests
By Priscilla Y. Huff
If you are looking to start a low-cost, home-based business in a relatively short time, consider one in a service industry. Consulting, cleaning, delivery, business support, and many other types of services continue to be in demand no matter where you live or what the current economic status. In 2008, business services accounted for 78.3% of US private sector GDP or $9.72 trillion. (U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis & U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics). Service-type businesses are generally more affordable to start and maintain.