If you’re looking to get your entrepreneurship on, it pays to know which industries are in hot demand right now. According to data collated by 99designs, the top emerging industries for 2019 include everything from online influencers to bot doctors. Here are the top four!
Global creative platform 99designs analysed data from thousands of listed projects between 2013 to 2018. Here’s the infographic of the fastest growing and strongest newcomers!
In an accompanying blog post, it explains what these businesses actually are.
AI Healthcare: “Up 48% in past 5 years, advances in AI tech along with the continued demand for access to convenient medical care are driving this sector.”
Personal Coaching: “Up 47% in past 5 years, coaching is on the rise, possibly driven by the collapse of traditional executive mentoring and increased methods of mobile and remote communication.”
Influencer Agencies: “Influencer agencies made 5x as many requests for design work on 99designs last year than they did in 2013—a whopping growth of 320%—and there was a particularly sharp increase between 2016 and 2018 when their numbers grew 79%. This is driven by both the continued rise of Instagram along with metrics proving the effectiveness of this channel for marketers, creating more demand for agencies connecting businesses with influencers.”
Drones & Drone-related Businesses: “With just a few dozen design requests five years ago, the drone industry has seen 680% growth since 2013 and continues to skyrocket, driven by tech advancements making drones more accessible and also supporting expansion into related areas such as drone reporting and drone tech analysis.”