Small business ideas you can start from home - I would like to run my own business from home i love designing so i would love to make stencils and bookmark to make my own design and sale but how to go about it at home i make greeting cards i make my own design and then i do all in embroidery like you see in a picture and i also making calendar all in embroidery so i would like to start earning from making stencils and bookmark but my own design and how to sale. This will also give you a good idea of 1) how much you could charge for the subject you are tutoring and based on your level of experience 2) how far you should be willing to travel to and from a tutoring job 3) if you will require extra $ to give feedback over e-mail once in a while (i don't) 4) many other smaller details you need to consider before you start tutoring. ! will people please stop suggesting that the average person start web design busineses, real web designers spend years honing their craft and making sure that the sites we produce are standards and accessibility compliant, most of us have spent time studying toward a qualifiation to ensure that the work we put out is of the highest quality. Most of the business ideas listed above whether it is education, handcrafts, cooking, offering services in general, there is a myriad of so called ‘marketplaces' out there which can help the most bootstrapped entrepreneur get off the ground for free (assuming he/she knows what he/she is doing!