The current skyrocketing trends in online business as manifested by the continued growth in the number of created home based online businesses on a day to day basis is a clear indication of a stronger and credible online market. This could be the reason why a lot of people, mostly corporate workers, are packing their things and leaving the corporate industry to engage in the booming home based online business industry. For this reason, the following quick and easy steps on how to jumpstart a home based business are being suggested:1. Make sure that you know the business and the environment that you are engaging into. You need to make sure that you are comfortable with the environment where you will be conducting your planned business in order to assure success. Along with that, you have to have the knowledge, too, about how this environment can impact – directly or indirectly – the business that you are planning to have. These areas should be properly ironed out prior to the actual engagement on the business.2. You may want to determine the competition that you may be facing once your business goes up and running. The competition that you will be facing may be a little different because of the online nature that you need to deal with but practically you need to understand how you can proactively deal with the competition that you will be having.3. You may want to re-assess your motives, capacities, and skills prior commencing the whole business plan. You need to be so sure of yourself about what sort of set of skills that you have to be able to successfully compete and deal with your business; your capacity to handle the unfamiliar things that you may encounter along the way because of the newness of the business environment and so on.