Start One of These Businesses in 2011
Last week we shared 10 brands that will die out in 2011 , today we’re looking at the best businesses to start in 2011. A financial analysis firm, Sageworks Inc., studied 11,918 small businesses and concluded the top 5 businesses to start in 2011:
#1: Mobile Food/Catering – These businesses require relatively small amounts of money and time investment, and their sales have grown 6.5% in the past year. If you have interest in the food industry, this is a great year to start your catering or mobile food contract business.
#2: Design –Have a knack for industrial, graphic or interior design? Consider starting your own company this year. In 12 months the design industry has grown 6.2%.
#3: Website Design/Computer Programming – Computer whizzes are in luck, these businesses have grown by 5% since last year.
#4: Accounting – Accountants and bookkeepers should look forward to a successful 2011. With the high demand of these professionals this past year, the industry has grown 4.9%.
#5: Maintenance Services – Even in a tough economy pest control services, landscapers and janitorial services are still needed. These industries have grown 4.7% over the past 12 months.