Business Trends that Every Entrepreneur Should Anticipate in 2017

Flavio Maluf is an entrepreneurial genius and the president of Eucatex Group, a firm that produces eco-friendly products. Maluf is a mechanical engineer who completed his undergraduate education at the Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation. As a businessperson, Maluf is always looking to explore new frontiers in business and technology. He recently analyzed an article published by the American Magazine Inc., indicating some of the business hotspots in 2017.


  1. The technology industry


Currently, technology is used in all operations, which make everything a functional application. According to Maluf and the American Magazine, entrepreneurs who will invest in the development of platforms and tools that will ease establishment of business and management are most likely to makes significant profits.


  1. Endeavors involving the youth


The youth is the driving force of the economy. Therefore, engaging in activities that involve the young people is the way to go. Ambitious entrepreneurs need to view the millennial generation as the potential consumers by being acquainted with what they love in order to create products that suit them.


  1. Working from virtual locations


There has been an increase in the establishment of home offices, and most employers are beginning to adopt this idea. According to Maluf, in 2017, there will be an increase in jobs for people who wish to work away from the company headquarters.


  1. The health and nutrition industry


The present generation has taken a keen interest in matters of beauty, health, and the measure of general well-being. As a result, the fitness sector is likely to gain popularity through the development of apps to be used to make nutritional records and measure calories.


  1. The e-commerce venture


With the increased demand for products available in online stores, physical stores are on the verge of going out business. Maluf emphasizes that recent surveys show that 58 percent of the consumers are willing to buy more items online to get free shipping. This evolution is an indication that the e-commerce business is a significant investment undertaking.


  1. Popularity of sustainable products


Currently, matters of sustainability are of great importance. According to Maluf, the demand for products that promote the preservation of natural resources and the environment will continue to go up. All these ventures are ways to start and grow successful businesses.