Undoubtedly, the pandemic has taught us a hard lesson. The rainy days can come anytime and we should be always ready. Otherwise, we can go through the same hard times. While things are easing up, looking for an alternative sources of income to supplement our main means of livelihood is a way to prepare for the future.
Here are some alternative sources of income you can consider while keeping your old source of income.
With the advancement of technology, you can do tutorials even while you are at home. You can also conduct lessons for students on subject matters that you are good at. For example, if you are a math wizard, a math tutorial will surely be a hit as many students hate math. You can also hold piano or ballet lessons for kids during the weekend if you are good at them.
Create Your YouTube Channel
Many have followed this path already and some are highly successful with their YouTube channels. The prospect of a high salary is at stake if you come up with an interesting content that can draw subscribers to your channel. Start filming your daily content now and learn some basic things like editing. It is an enjoyable job if your content is all about what interest you.
Start a Blog
If you have an inkling for writing, starting your own blog can also be a profitable endeavor. You have to know your target readers first. This way, you will know what to write on your blog. Be sure to choose topics that you are good at or else you will spend most of the time researching. But blogs do not have to be based on books. You can write about anything under the sun. There will always be some people who be interested.
The advantage of choosing to sell online over a land-based stores is that your reach is far and wide. You also do not have to rent your space. It is also possible to start with a few items. Many have been successful doing online business. If you are active in social media, it can be a good starting point.
Start a Health Club
Even before the pandemic, more people are into healthy lifestyle. Start refreshing your Zumba moves and start your health club at the plaza right away. You can charge per session or you can ask for membership fees. Explore other activities such as yoga sessions, running, cycling, and others. You have many options here.