Are you in job in private sector? Many organizations are cutting jobs now. Not only that job in private sector anytime you may lose your job as that job is not permanent as in Govt. sector at least in India.  If you feel, your job is not safe in your organization and working with the risk of losing your job any time, it is always suggested to start thinking prior to any such loss.

Whether you lost your job or planning for starting a business instead of looking for the job after your education or you’re looking for a break from your 9-to-5 job. We will assist you to begin. There are plenty of prospects or ideas you can make use of this. Many people already started using their skills and setup their own business from home in the wake of being laid off.

01 Virtual assistantship online: Possible earnings: Rs 450-Rs 3500 per hour

Startups, Entrepreneurs, professionals and small scale manufacturer frequently require help for their different clerical tasks. These could comprise arranging meetings, contacting with clients and investors, follow up on orders, creating business related papers like PowerPoint presentations and Excel sheets, organizing blogs and websites, etc. Virtual Assistants work distantly with such customers, organizing the part of their business as they are too busy to handle themselves. Becoming a VA can require some level of training or update, depending on education and experience. Though, having good communication skills and able to work on MS Office like applications, you may just register on sites such as,, and and start finding work as a VA.

02 Website or Portal: Possible earnings: Rs 5k-5cr per year vary on your unique and niche content and its popularity.

If you have healthy knowledge and expertise at online marketing, you can start an online portal website with niche subject. You will generate money for advertisements on your website spaces for ads. If your website can attract good traffic around the world, you will surely start earning healthy. This portal or website business has an enormous prospect now. If you have little research online you can find how websites are earning in lakhs and Crore.

03 Language Translating: Possible earnings: Re .75-Rs 5.5 per word. Even can go up to Rs 10 depending on some languages

If you are fluent in English and one or two more Indian languages along with your own mother language may help you enough in this category of earning. Again for more advantage doing a language course can increase your earning potential. Many international organizations, scholars and authors may recruit you for their translation requirements provided you need to prove your skill. So to earn using your bilingual or trilingual skill, join on a popular freelancing site like, or listing the languages you are skillful in.

04 Blog Writing: Possible earnings:  Through Ads Rs 1,000-20,000 a month. Ads earnings differ usually depending on the blog site’s traffic and reputation

Who is internet savvy may know what blog is. Earlier writing blog had an informatics purpose and was a partite writing hobby. But over the past few years it has become profession for many skilled professionals and monetization through it has emerged a lot. You can sign up for Google Adsense, which will allot you ads to place on your blog. After this, wait till your account is approved. Adsense pays on the basis of clicks and views or impression the ads receive. Otherwise, you can opt for affiliate marketing or product sales through your blog to turn it into a moneymaking venture. If your blog has a considerable amount of traffic, you may enlist blog sponsors, which includes selling ad space on your blog to merchants that gives a more constant income over time.

05 Online Product Selling: Possible earnings: Earnings differ as per products and pricing.

Whether you are a manufacturer of handloom products or crafts or good at choosing fabrics and creating ensembles, there is an online market for you products. If you are finalized with product to sell, create a stock by buying the products from the Stockiest or manufacturer or produce a sufficient to fulfill orders, and then set the prices you want to sell them at. Now you can register on any popular e-commerce website, from Flipkart to Amazon and to smaller portals like You need to pay small fees for hosting your products on these sites. When order received, parcel your products and keep it ready for the logistics partner of the shopping portal to receive and deliver it. Payment is done in six to seven days after the delivery process is completed.

06 YouTube videos: Possible earnings: Rs 150-300 per 1,000 views. Ads pay on the basis of views and clicks

YouTube is the second most popular website in the world after Facebook and easily accessible. If you’re good video recorder with creative idea, it might be the right platform for you. Decide a type or topic that you want to make videos on and get started. But remember it’s a topic that’ll attract a lot of viewers. Everything from “funny” videos to “how to” presentation can find many viewers on YouTube. For this a mid-range smartphone may be sufficient. Just create a YouTube channel upload your videos and make your channel popular. As the number of subscribers grows, so will your earning possibilities. You may get endorsement of any brand, event coverage like many earning opportunities once your channel gets popularity.

07 Web design & developments: Possible earnings: Rs 10,000 to Rs 2 lakh per project. Vary on client and project size and depth.

Are you skilled with coding and web design? Then you can earn from home as a web developer. Even if your are educated but new in coding and web designing but interested in this work, many easy online tutorials available that can help you learning and get started. Many companies do usually outsource Web development work project basis and is therefore finding this type of project is easy. You can enlist yourself in freelancing websites to get the work through auction. You may follow and sign up at,, and  It’s significant to find your niche, build a good name and keep your pricing practical.

08 Content writing online: Possible earnings: Rs 6,000-Rs 30,000 per month

One of the most well-liked opportunity is content writing. There is always a huge demand for well-researched and well written article or content, and clients are always search for experts for creating unique content that brings viewers attention and traffic. Anyone have a good hold on grammar , creative writing and are good in researching diverse topics and writing about them, this is the earning opportunity for them. Once you have a PayPal account, you sign up on freelance work websites like,,,,, and

09 Data entry online: Possible earnings: Rs 250 to Rs 1200 per hour

Today this type of work has been minimized due automation, still in India you can find lots of online data entry jobs available. This is most simple work you can do online, and requires no higher education and special skills. You need to have a computer with internet connection, typing skills. You can find this type of jobs in many freelancing websites and you register on any of them to get involved. The client will send you printed or scanned sheets of data that you need to enter into a digital format online. This simple work can bring you a stable income on a flexible time schedule and work from home.

10 Online tutoring: Possible earnings: Rs 200-500 per hour vary on your knowledge and experience

If you are teach by profession or private tutor having some tutoring experience or an expert in a particular subject, you may earn by tutoring people online. Register online tutorials websites like, and, generate a profile and let them know your subjects or classes you want to teach, your experience, , your qualifications etc. After verification your details, online test and a telephonic interview if selected, you can start taking classes online.  If this is not your choice, you may go for portals like where you will get your own virtual classroom for teaching anything you want apart from academic classes.