Work • Life • Recreation • Relaxation

Tue 24 Apr 2018

Introduction

homeworking.com is the website for people who either work at home, or work from home.

If you are looking for help doing your school homework, then try the BBC Bitesize site.

After a year's break, the site is reinventing itself, and planning to offer:

  • Useful articles
  • Jobs
  • Book and website reviews
  • A forum
  • Case studies

It will take time to develop the site, so please bare with us.

Homeworking Jobs

Jobs from Indeed

Press coverage

  • 8 Aug 1999 BBC Breakfast TV
  • 8 Nov 1999 The Scotsman
  • 14 Feb 2000 The Times
  • 7 Mar 2000 Palm Beach Post
  • 9 Sep 2003 Guardian
  • 10 Apr 2004 Telegraph
  • 16 Nov 2006 Independent
  • 9 Feb 2011 Guardian

Also: Sky Digital Money

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101 Ways to Start Your Own Business by Christine Ingham

Christine Ingham's book, 101 Ways to Start Your Own Business, provides you with 101 interesting and original ideas for setting up on your own.

As well as giving an overview of each idea Christine Ingham says what sort of person the idea would appeal to; gives the advantages and disadvantages; and future possibilities of the idea.

Where possible, the book lists useful addresses and publications.

Unfortunately the book, 101 Ways to Start Your Own Business by Christine Ingham is now out of print, but can be purchased second hand online.

The following list of possible ideas is taken from the contents page.

  • Accommodation
  • Antiques
  • Architectural salvage
  • Bicycle repairs
  • Bodyguard service
  • Book search service
  • Box designs
  • Business support service
  • Buying and renovating properties
  • Buying an existing business
  • Cake design
  • Calligraphy
  • Car care
  • Card mailing service
  • Careers advisor
  • Catering service
  • Children's party entertainer
  • Cleaning antiques
  • Community business
  • Companions agency
  • Complementary therapies
  • Contract cleaning
  • Counselling
  • Courier services
  • Craft work
  • Cultivating new plants
  • Dealing in art
  • Driving tuition
  • Film making
  • Florist's commission work
  • Fortune telling
  • Franchising
  • Fund raising
  • Garden work Gift buying service
  • Grave care
  • Greeting card design
  • Hairdressing
  • History of houses
  • House name and number plates
  • Image consultant
  • Importing
  • Indexing
  • Internet businesses
  • Introducing sidelines
  • Inventions
  • Ironing service
  • Letting properties service
  • Local walks and tours
  • Magazine publishing
  • Mail order
  • Making kits
  • Management consultancy
  • Market stalls
  • Mini cab services
  • Multi-media design
  • Natural toiletry products
  • Nursing home
  • Office equipment cleaning
  • Office lunches
  • Organic food supplier
  • Organising conferences
  • Party DJ
  • Party planning
  • Personalised gifts
  • Personal trainer
  • Pet food supplier
  • Pet sitting and walking Picture library
  • Premium rate telephone lines
  • Print selling
  • Private investigation agency
  • Product agent
  • Professional's manager or agent
  • Property finding service
  • Property maintenance
  • Publishers' remainders
  • Reconditioning equipment
  • Recording studio
  • Renovating junk furniture
  • Re-upholstering
  • Running a play group
  • Secondhand goods
  • Security work
  • Sell your knowledge
  • Speciality foods
  • Surplus stock
  • Telecottages
  • Teleworking
  • Themed cafes
  • Toy making
  • Tracing family trees
  • Training for businesses
  • Translation work
  • Tuition
  • Voluntary group
  • Wedding consultant
  • Window boxes
  • Window cleaning
  • Window dressing
  • Writing