As soon as you finish your education, society will expect you to and in fact pressure you to get your first full time job. We live in a world where being unemployed is considered a shameful thing and therefore most young people will enter the rat race like they are expected to and will remain there, unquestioningly working hard nonstop until they are old enough to retire. This has been the life of almost every young person for decades and even centuries however, today young people are daring to step out of the rat race or not enter it at all by choosing alternative ways of earning money.
Ideas for small home businesses
A small home business gives you the ability to earn money on your own time, be your own boss and earn just as much or even more than a full time job will pay you. You will however need to find something that you are extremely good at to base your new business on. You can choose between handmade cards, handmade décor for weddings and parties, cooking and baking or even starting up your own math tuition centre in Singapore. The type of business that you choose will depend entirely on your own abilities and you do not have to stick to just one either.
In order to widen your earning potential, you could consider starting up two or even three businesses provided you have the time. As an example, you could have your own math tuition center at home while you also sell wedding décor online by using your social media accounts. In fact, this is also a great way to meet people and bring in business for your other business too. In other words, you might have a student whose sister or whose parents are getting married and will already know that you hand make and sell wedding décor.
Similarly, you will have brides and grooms who are coming to you for their invitations and décor who will have someone in their family who requires math tutoring. Your tuition center does not even have to be limited to math. You can opt to teach any subjects that you are fluent in or good at. One of the more interesting things you can do is choose to teach adults English. There are likely to be many workers in your country who have English as their second language and as a result are unable to get well-paying jobs. You can choose to help these people to do better and make a little money in the process too.