With today's global economy, people would practically do almost anything and explore new things just to earn money. With the global recession that makes our life unpleasant, people would dare to start their own businesses and be their own boos.
The Internet is such a big place for business minded people to explore in. You may start by selling stuff on eBay or amazon. Do some freelance. And there's even those unique ways like answering surveys (which may turn out to be a scam), join affiliate companies, even writing and maintaining your own blog can make you earn big bucks!
I have started exploring the Internet to earn money just last year. I never thought that it was possible. I thought that everything was a scam. I used to join a lot of sites like PPC's, PTP's, survey sites and more! But you know what, nothing happened to it. I decided that if you really want to succeed you must really put your heart in it. I then decided to start a business that I enjoy. I design products and sell them online. It was slow at first but sales are now picking up. Starting an online business may be different to the real thing but the fundamentals of it are the same. You need to work hard, be patient, never lose hope and the most important thing is that you must enjoy it. With today's technological advancement, the Internet can become a real paradise for businessmen and for ordinary people like us.
The Internet is a big field, I suggest that if you would like to start your own business then you better do something you like. As for myself, I love art that is why I've made my own Internet online store. If you like writing then do some blogging or create your own website where you can write and write and write! Like acting? Do some stuff related to movies and entertainent. The possibilities are endless so we must take advantage of it. As they always say; "The sky is the limit."