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Million dollar ideas are hiding in the Grey Markets

By Cloudrovia

This week we’re taking a look at where multi-billion dollar startup ideas come from. Particularly we are looking at Grey Markets. This is when consumer demand is moving faster than the law. Yes you’ve read that right. We are talking about pushing against the current legal restraints to serve demand. This is more often than not a sure fire way to make millions (in some cases billions). It sounds easier than it is but the goal is to take an common, high demand illegal/regulated activity & find a way to make it legal. If you can find a way to do that, the world is yours. Note: We’re not advising you to break the law, we’re advising you to find where the law will change next & arrive early, in some cases even ushering the change. History shows that what the people want, they will eventually get. It’s just a question of who’s going to give it to them. It’s happens regularly.

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XaaS can make your life easier. Will you let it already?!

By Cloudrovia

A frantic work pace can cause burnout too soon. Business is a marathon, not a sprint. A frantic work pace can cause burnout too soon. Operating an Internet Business can be overwhelming. Just like any company, operating an Internet Business can be overwhelming. The biggest benefit of building a business in the last decade or so has been the growth of outsourcing. Yes, the classic form of outsourcing has always existed. (i.e. getting other people to do the stuff you don’t want to). Over the last century, outsourcing has taken over industries like manufacturing & construction to the point where they are now completely reliant on it. However their wasn’t a digital equivalent until around 30 years ago. These past few years have seen outsourcing mould into something we call XaaS & make its way through all kinds of services offered to internet businesses.

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5 Businesses that can turn a profit in a matter of weeks.

By Cloudrovia

So, you want to start a business but you don’t have large sums of money to get going; you’re going to need to turn a profit shortly after starting. You’ll need to stick to businesses that have zero-to-low overhead costs. Here are a few suggestions & approximately how quickly you can expect to see your funds rising:

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Say yes to these 5 questions before you start a business.

By Cloudrovia

If you’re reading this, chances are you want to start a business. You can have all the ideas in the world but before you start any business, make sure you have an air-tight business plan. If you are like me & you have loads of business ideas pinging around every day & need a quick way to validate them, here are 5 simple questions that you must be able to say ‘YES’ to. If the answers aren’t a firm yes, you are probably wasting your time. Don’t take years to figure this out that your business isn’t viable. Do it in 60 seconds:

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Take your dream online for less than a round of drinks

By Cloudrovia

Its 2021 & you probably can’t avoid the itch to start a business. You’ve told yourself that you don’t have the money, maybe next year. You still go out with friends most weekends, you have money for that. Go out and drink by all means but don’t lie to yourself. Red pill moment. You already have the money to start a business. The thing holding you back, is you. You don’t need more money, you need a plan.

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