Muslim Entrepreneurial Institute is an initiative of the Community Coalition Forum Global (CCFG).
Irfan Qureshi is the founder of CCFG and a fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts (FRSA). We share aims of wanting to help build a just, fair, balanced and principled society.
We invite you think about society, both its blessings and ills and think why do we exist, as we could well have not existed?
Back to MEI…whilst my Dad, an outstanding businessman with his outstanding wife, invested in bricks and mortar, with retail stores. I did not have the capital and anyone the retail scene is very tough.
With advent of smartphones and apps plus innovative banking solutions, it is now low cost to start your own online business. You can do a lot just from your mobile, although I recommend at least having a notebook personal computer as well.
I have been researching and found a good handful of such businesses to start and now want to save you time by giving you specific details and a step by step plan.
However you need to have the mindset piece of understanding entrepreneurialism first.
You need to check you don’t have any self-limiting beliefs, often picked up from childhood. If you do you can overwrite that program see Natalie Ledwells free presentation on how to eliminate them.
Do you understand what the online income niche is all about? If not, a good starting place is to listen to my Radio show which I done only last month in April 2023:
(My segment starts 10 m and 40 seconds in).
I have many years experience in researching the most upto date and recent side hustles that you can start for both relatively low cost and still whilst doing any job, until alternative income means you can quit. I have found a small handful of lucrative ones.
My current spot-light is on funding a really good affiliate marketing training program on someone who comes across as not only caring about your success, as he was in a tough economic position and even had to use himself for experimental drugs to pay the bills! Take his quiz on what side-hustle is most suitable for you here: