If you are looking for a second source of income, look within yourself. Figure out something you are good at or passionate about and start profiting from it. Turn your natural talent into profits. Maybe you are a good cook, look into becoming a personal chef. If you know how to drive, start a chauffer service. It’s as simple as 1, 2, 3! Each of us has a skill that may be extremely useful to others. I have a family member who made big money from doing finger nail tips. I never saw her do a regular manicure. All she did was apply, polish and decorate the acrylic nail tips, and she profited from it. You don’t have to be a master at everything. Discover a niche and apply it to current demands.

Maybe you feel like you are just alright at something, that doesn’t matter. I’ve seen people with little to no skill make the most out of the situation. Keep in mind that time and practice will enable you to master your skill. A lot of people are running successful businesses with little skill. I’ve gone to well known bakeries and sampled their pastries and questioned, why am I not in business? I compared my work to theirs and thought my cakes taste better than theirs; my pie crust is flakier than theirs. The difference between me and them is the business owner has a stronger desire. They applied their passion to today’s market and watched their businesses soar. If you want to start making money, sit down and think about what you are good at. Everyone has a talent that they can profit from. Once you discover your talent, take advantage of it and start making money!


Categories: Money, Urban Aristocrats

Author:Miss Metropolitan Junkie

Raised in the Bronx; spending the majority of my days in the Midtown section of Manhattan, I have a fabulous addiction to life in New York City. I'm a lifestyle writer and social blogger. I enjoy traveling and photographing foods, landscapes, and people in their natural element. I also enjoy attending parades and street festivals in New York City; capturing the spirit and positive energy on video and in photographs. I style people's lives by offering them tips on fashion, food & wine, dining & entertaining, arts & culture, and more!


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  1. December 21, 2010 at 9:55 PM #

    >i love this!

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