50 Home Business Ideas for New Zealanders

50 Home Business Ideas for New Zealanders

Whether you're looking for a way to supplement the income from your day job, or work from home while raising the kids, starting a home based business has never been easier! Your first step is to decide upon an idea for a business and then to check it's feasibility. We've written a great article on How to Start a Business Working from Home which walks you through the steps of researching your idea, checking your competitors and sourcing your products. Today though, we're going to share with you some ideas for home businesses you may want to look into.

50 Ideas for Home Businesses in New Zealand

The easiest way to find an idea for your business is to think about your skills and what you like to do. If you're a great sewer, then why not make toys or clothes for children. A mechanic could work from home fixing lawnmowers or small engines. A teacher could tutor children after school hours. A photographer could create a website and market their services online from home. The possibilities are endless! We've made a list of what we think could be great ideas you could pick up and run with from home - but remember to do your research first before you get started!

  1. Bookkeeping
  2. Virtual assistant
  3. Blogger
  4. Baby or kids clothing shop
  5. Social media manager
  6. Housesitter
  7. Pet minder
  8. Childcarer
  9. House cleaner
  10. Affiliate marketer
  11. Trainer or mentoring
  12. Translator
  13. Flat lay photographer for social media images
  14. Graphic designer
  15. Party planner
  16. Cooking classes
  17. Cosmetic or soap maker
  18. Author
  19. Gift basket creator
  20. Writer
  21. Tutor
  22. Small appliance repairs
  23. Online shop
  24. Cake decorating
  25. Makeup artist
  26. Hairdresser
  27. Transcription services
  28. Gardening
  29. CV writer
  30. Family history researcher
  31. Call centre remote operator
  32. Product reviewer
  33. Data entry
  34. Online video creator
  35. Artist
  36. Make wedding favours
  37. Drop shipper of products
  38. Upstyler of old furniture
  39. Web designer
  40. Online course creator
  41. Podcaster
  42. Travel consultant
  43. App developer
  44. Proofreader or editor
  45. Yoga or fitness instructor
  46. Music instructor
  47. Stock photographer
  48. Clothing alterations and tailoring
  49. Jewellery making
  50. Dog walking

That's 50 ideas to get you thinking about the perfect home business for you! Remember that every great business needs a website and you can start one for free today! Also check out the articles 5 Ways a Website Can Grow Your Business and Does My Business Need a Website for more information too!

Posted: Thursday 9 August 2018