San Diego, California - Empowered Ezine is an article directory dedicated to providing a venue for new and experienced entrepreneurs to find and share business ideas and opportunities.

The website’s motto “Where knowledge equals power!” sums up goal of each article featured, as they continue to help empower business newcomers by providing first class information that will allow them to make the most informed decisions regarding their business ventures. A recent article from the website continues to help new business hopefuls by providing a list of some of the best new small business opportunities for 2014.

This new article from Empowered Ezine says that while many people think starting a small business is too hard and they would be better off sticking with their 9-5 instead, the reality is that starting a small business can be much easier than one would expect. There are several ways to get started when it comes to self-employment and when it comes to being one’s own boss there are many perks, especially for homes with small children. The article states that for those who have been dreaming of starting their own small business, now is the time to take action. Empowered Ezine helps small business newcomers to get things started with the following list of some of the best small business ideas for the year ahead:

  •      Retail & Ecommerce
  •     Wedding Planner
  •     Travel Agency
  •     Advertising Agency
  •     IT Startups (web developing, software design, computer repair)
  •     Photography Business
  •     Caregiver Business (CNA)
  •     Editing
  •     Virtual Assistant
  •     Social Media Marketing

Empowered Ezine then says, “The above small businesses all have one thing in common; they have low startup costs and can be done from home. When it comes to startup costs time outweighs money. Small businesses require more time than they do money in their early stages. When you start your small business you are founder, ceo, financial advisor, and must hold yourself to a certain level of accountability. The above small businesses do not need an office space to get started either. At the most, a small investment for inventory is required. For example, an online retail store would product to sell. However when it comes to editing, aside from an internet connection and up-to-date computer, the only investment you would need is to ability to work long hours and edit various copy.”

The article ends by giving a list of questions potential small business owners should ask themselves before choosing a business to invest in. To view these question and find out more about these business ideas, click here to view the full article on Empowered Ezine.