If you’re the parent of an entrepreneurially minded child or children, who are begging you to help them run their first business, you’ve come to the right place. As if you continue reading you’ll discover a list of kid friendly businesses that are easy to set up and a lot of fun for your kids.
DIY Lemonade Stands:
If you have fond memories of the thrill of running your first lemonade stand on the curb outside your home, as a child, you may want to help your kids create their very own DIY lemonade stand. Which they’ll be able to help you paint. You can even let your kids come up with their own prices, as long as their prices are realistic. If you don’t want to paint old cardboard boxes to create signage for your kids lemonade business, simply use a large portable whiteboard or blackboard instead.
If your kids spend a lot of their free time playing video games, after studying and getting plenty of fresh air, you may want to encourage your kids to start their own gaming business. Where they will play on other individuals’ such as their friends or neighbors’ accounts. in order to level up their customers accounts. As a lot of individuals want high powered characters, without having to grind for hours to level up their characters. Another easy way to find potential clients for your kids is through a site such as Fiver. Just be sure to supervise all communication between your child and strangers online, in order to ensure that things stay safe.
Car wash business:
If you have a long drive way, you may want to let your child run a car wash business in your driveway on the weekends. A great day to offer car wash services is on Sundays as many individuals will want their cars washed after a weekend spent driving around and getting their cars dirty. Alternatively, you may want to organize for your kids just to wash some of your trusted neighbors cars or your friends and family members cars.
Pet sitting business:
If you don’t mind having your neighbors, friends and family members pets in your home, you may want to allow your kids to have a home based pet sitting business. Which will allow your pet mad kids to make money while getting to spend time with adorable animals, in the safety of their own home. This idea is ideal for kids aged 8 or older. As extremely young children should not be entrusted with the lives of animals. Unless of course, you’re willing to guide them through mandatory tasks such as feeding their clients’ pets.
So if you’re fortunate enough to have a kid or kids who want to grow up and run successful businesses, it’s well worth encouraging them to pursue their dreams at a young age and to run their first business such as a lemonade stand at a young age. As not only will they gain valuable life long skills but they’ll also have fun.