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

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3. Mobile Health

With massive changes in the policy and technology realms, health care businesses--particularly mobile health services--are awash in revenue potential. (Think web-based vital-signs kits and health-records apps.) Some estimates project the industry will surpass $10 billion by 2018--that is, if the new startups can ensure Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, or HIPAA compliance. (Thank you, Obamacare!)

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