Reading some resources in the internet could be very helpful for you to decide what kind of business should you take. That is if you know where to look them online. Start doing your homework by using search engines. They can provide you accurate information and they can surely guide you to the right path towards starting online business.
Find your niche, and start with a freelance writing business. You can find several people online looking for content for their websites and blogs. Grab the opportunity to write the content for them and earn dollars right away. Aside from the writing skills, you may need to have a marketing skill. In short, all you need to have to start is a skill and the determination to succeed.