We invite businesses to advertise in the Directory of Welsh Businesses to promote their goods, services and credentials to other businesses and to consumers. Don’t expect overnight success, but if you can network with the right influencers on Instagram and other social media channels, connect with relevant brands and businesses that have similar styles as you, that’ll dramatically help increase your exposure online.
What I am saying is the more rural you are might determine some businesses unfeasible and will mean that you may have to work harder to create a market or that you will have to deal with distribution on a larger scale that someone who is suburban or urban.
However, there’s nothing wrong with starting small and focusing most on what you can do to start generating revenue from your business as quickly as possible – then you can start looking for more flexible work arrangements (a part time job perhaps) that may give you more free time to focus on your side business that’s starting to bring in some money.
It may sound harsh, but in my honest opinion and from my own personal experience, I would strongly urge you NOT to start a business at a time when you don’t have a reliable income, don’t have a savings to rely upon and don’t yet know what you want to start.
Then manufacturing facility and processes are established (if it is a business engaged in manufacturing) or processes for providing service are established (if the business will be service provider) or goods for sale are purchased (if it will be business engaged in trade).