Methods for Searching Small Business Ideas
Entrepreneurs normally have a business idea before they start the business. What would be a good business idea for a small business in your local community?
Think about how you would go about researching for a small business idea in your local community. What resources are available to you? Is searching the Internet or Walden Library the only option to come up with a small business idea in your local community?
By Day 3, post the following:
- Identify and evaluate at least three methods that entrepreneurs can use to search for small business ideas.
- Select one of the methods you identified and use it to identify an idea that might be of interest to you. Describe the process you used and the extent to which you think the method helped you come up with your idea. Did you see value to following this method?
- After looking at various methods and practicing one of them, do you think that using them leads to better ideas for aspiring entrepreneurs? Why or why not? What did you discover about identifying new entrepreneurial opportunities? Explain.
Discussion post will be 2–3 paragraphs in length
Please include references and citation