8 Best Industries for Starting a Business Right Now (In Brief)

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While a sure thing is rarity in entrepreneurship, there are certainly smart bets and calculated moves. In Inc. magazine’s annual look at the best industries for starting a business the goal was to seek out and highlight the industries that are primed for new opportunity.

From green construction to baby products and translation services, these industries may not be the hippest or edgiest around, but they are consistent and making solid gains. In effect, they're the industries that keep on giving. And in these days of economic fits and starts, that’s a quality that can't be oversold.