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E-commerce – Nottingham Online Traders and Self Storage

09 March 2016

If you’re about to leave higher education or you’re in the market for a new job you’ll no doubt understand that it isn’t easy to find and secure a job at the moment that relates to your skills or qualifications.

If the door leading to the jobs you’re applying for seem to be locked shut then it’s time to start opening doors for yourself, and there’s no better motivation to create and run your own business when times are difficult, and jobs that suit your qualifications or experience are scarce.

Running a business is not a whimsical idea or an easy step to enter the job market. For one, the amount of planning that goes into it and the amount of capital that’s needed puts a majority of people off with good reason: it’s difficult, it’s time consuming, and ultimately – it’s a risk.

However, there are some sectors that lend themselves more to new entrepreneurs, and one of them is in e-commerce trading. Everyone has heard of eBay and Amazon; they’re both household names and with good reason – thousands of items are sold on both sites every week, and if you’re considering starting your own business – why not become one of the many e-commerce traders?

One of the best aspects of e-commerce trading is that you can test the market by being part of the market. People often start off selling in small amounts and might continue to do so while they continue to work in their current jobs, and once they’ve found their niche, they can start to think about larger stock amounts or whatever relates to what they trade.

And like all businesses, e-commerce traders in Nottingham will need a suitable space to work from. At first, working from home is an ideal solution as it saves on rental costs, but once your e-commerce business grows, it will be inevitable that you’ll need a more suitable work space. And for e-commerce traders in Nottingham the ideal solution is to use Jumbo Storage as your work premises. 

At Jumbo Storage we offer unique drive up self storage units that can be accessed 24-hours a day, seven-days a week, meaning you can load and offload your packages and make up orders to suit your schedule. After all, you’re running your own company, you need to ensure that you can operate during the hours you need to, especially if your customers are internationally based. 

We have a variety of storage units available to suit any sized business, giving you the option of hiring several smaller units or larger units, depending on what sized e-commerce operation you’re running. You also have the option of upgrading should your company take off.

E-commerce trading is a massive and profitable sector which offers realistic opportunities for growth. Why work for someone else when you can work for yourself? 

Contact us today for a free quotation or to speak to us about our self storage options.