Business At A Glance
Startup Costs: $2,000 – $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Online Operation? No
Does everyone tell you what a good cook youare? If so, perhaps you should consider starting your own business thatteaches people how to cook. The business can be started on a shoestringbudget, yet has the ability to generate a yearly income in excess of$40,000.
Providing you can secure the necessary zoning and licensing,the business could be established from a homebased location, oralternatively, the business could be established as a joint venturewith an existing retail store that sells cookware and housewares. Ifthe joint venture route is taken, the cooking classes could beconducted at night or during nonbusiness hours. Establishing a businessas a joint venture with an existing business that is already successfulis a terrific way to minimize startup investment, capitalize on anexisting client base, and share overhead costs. Joint ventures andamalgamations are without question the business trend of the future.