Huffington Post Australia: November 11, 2015
Got a wacky idea for a small business and everyone’s telling you you’re nuts?
Don’t listen! The kookiest ideas are sometimes the best ones.
Take Gary Dahl for example — back in 1975, the entrepreneur made millions selling pet rocks.
Yes, rocks. Complete with care instructions and air holes in the shipping box. And while the fad only lasted six months, the idea made Dahl a millionaire.
Here are some other businesses that started small, but have made it, or are well on the way to making it big thanks to one brilliantly kooky idea.