Menu
Ten small business brainstorming ideas

Ten small business brainstorming ideas

Ten small business brainstorming ideas

17_TenSmall.jpg(NC)-Thinking about starting your own business? Here's a list of ways that others have created opportunities for themselves:

. Take advantage of a market switch or shortage

. Capitalize on a growth trend

. Take advantage of new fashions or fads

. Imitate a successful product that has failed and improve it

. Transfer a concept from one industry to another

. Invent a new product or service

. Replace imports

. Become an agent or distributor

. Provide a consultation or information service

For a whole range of great ideas on how to set up a successful small business, check out CanadaBusiness.ca or call the Canada Business Info Line at 1-888-576-4444.

- News Canada