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Nutrition Guides

Your nutrition guides might be the closest thing to the fountain of youth.

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Nutrition Guides

Startup Costs: $10,000 – $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Online Operation? No

Business Overview

Most health experts agree a healthy diet isthe key to a healthy and long life. Starting a business that createsand distributes nutrition guides is a fantastic new venture to set inmotion. There are two approaches that can be taken with this businessin terms of generating revenues and profits. The first approach is tosell the nutrition guides through bookstores and specialty retailers.

The second approach is to distribute the nutrition guides free ofcharge throughout your community and support the business by sellingadvertising space in the guides to local businesses that would benefitfrom this type of advertising exposure. Good choices for potentialadvertisers in a nutrition guide would include vitamin stores, doctors,health professionals, organic food growers and health food restaurants.If you choose to adopt the second option in terms of operating thebusiness, the nutrition guides could be published twice per year,making this a potentially very profitable business opportunity.

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Health Seminars

Provide health-conscious individuals with a group of experts gathered in one place.

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Health Seminars

Startup Costs: $10,000 – $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Online Operation? No

Business Overview

Starting a business that promotes and hostsfree informational health seminars can make you rich. You may bewondering how can you get rich by starting a business that gives awayfree health information to people who attend these seminars, but theanswer is easy. You promote and host the health seminars whereprofessionals speak on health issues in their area of expertise. Tomaximize the profit potential and ensure that the seminar is wellattended, the speakers at the seminars should be well known in theirfield and authors of books on health and wellness programs. The reasonis that your profit will be made by selling the speaker’s books andprograms at the end of the seminar. Hot topics for these types ofhealth seminars include weight loss and healthy diet, naturalchildbirth, alternative medicines and medical treatments, andage-related health issues. It isn’t unusual for as much as $10,000worth of products to be sold at health seminars, so you can see howthis business could become quite lucrative.

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Mobile Hearing Testing

People will be more likely to get their hearing tested if the service comes to them.

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Mobile Hearing Testing

Startup Costs: $50,000 – $100,000
Online Operation? No

Business Overview

In many areas of the country, workers’compensation boards and workers’ insurance and benefits programsrequire workers to undergo yearly hearing tests as part of an ongoingworkers’ safety program to ensure that industrial noise isn’t damagingworkers’ hearing ability. This fact creates a terrific opportunity forthe innovative entrepreneur to capitalize on by starting a businessthat conducts hearing tests for workers on a mobile basis. Beforewarned that the equipment needed for this type of unique healthservice is expensive, and the hearing technician to operate theequipment must be certified. However, this is a business opportunitythat has amazing growth potential as workers’ health issues are at theforefront of all levels of governments and industry. The profitpotential is outstanding, and this is definitely a business venturethat deserves and warrants further investigation.

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Home-Care Service

With more people wanting to grow old in their homes, this could be the perfect opportunity for a caring person.

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Home-Care Service

Startup Costs: $2,000 – $10,000
Online Operation? No

Business Overview

Starting a home-care service is a greatbusiness enterprise to initiate, as people are living longer and, moreimportant, living longer on their own. This type of new businessventure would best suit a person with a background and training in thehealth-care industry, but with that said, home-care training isavailable in almost every community across North America. Generally,there are two types of home-care providers, and the training requiredfor each is very different. The first type of home-care service is onethat focuses on assisting people with everyday tasks, such as cooking,cleaning, errands and personal hygiene. The second type of home-careservice can include the aforementioned with the addition of medicationadministration and in some cases, therapy. Income potential will rangefrom $20 per hour to as much as $50 per hour depending on servicesprovided and skill levels required.

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