You don’t have a good idea in order to start a business or you cannot afford it for the time being but you do want to leave your boring and not rewarding enough day job in order to do something profitable and thrilling then the internet is the perfect venue, where you can start making money easily. Becoming an agent and consultant online is one of the most potentially profitable professions. It is not the easiest one you can choose, since it requires constant education, good selling and convincing ability, high interpersonal skills and good use of acquaintances and resources. But it can prove extremely compensating and exciting, since meeting and interacting with a wide range of people is a daily phenomenon and requirement in this kind of business.

It is true that many people or companies became rich by buying other peoples’ or companies’ ideas, mostly because the original thinkers were not able to act on their ideas. What you can do is to become the agent, the medium between the providers and the buyers playing a both consulting and selling managerial role, asking and getting commission for both. The best part about it is that you actually don’t need to invest any of your money, since it’s a PR job that doesn’t demand a capital from your side. You need to invest on yourself and on other peoples’ ideas and plans, but this can only open the door of increased avenues for you.

There is a particular profession that most of us don’t think of as a potential good income maker. But a more careful and close look proves the opposite - teaching. Probably teaching in a high school is what comes to your mind right away, but that’s not the only thing you can do by becoming a teacher or a coach. Let’s say you have a particularly good level of knowledge on a specific subject, like languages, computers, and international cuisine. You can start offering your services online sharing your expertise with other people. The more weird your subject, the more money you can get. Who wouldn’t be interested in learning the secrets of good Italian or Greek cuisine? Catering delicious dishes for their families and friends or just expanding their knowledge spending time with something they like doing, like cooking? Or who wouldn’t like to learn some unusual foreign language? It’s creative and it’s rejuvenating. New technologies can help you significantly in this.

Place yourself among the best of the kind, promote yourself and your knowledge, offer individual classes enhanced with audiovisual material, make every single teaching hour a unique experience adding some humor and class to it. Don’t be the typical teacher, be a high class educator. People will enthusiastically talk to their friends about you and soon you will discover the power of knowledge and the income that can provide.