Tech for Telecommuters: Work from Home without Looking Like It

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Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Tech for Telecommuters: Work from Home without Looking Like It September 14, 2010 · 0 comments Tech for Telecommuters: Work from Home without Looking Like It by Steve Adams The mobile workforce is expected to grow to 1.2 For those of us who work from home or know someone who does, it’s easy to see why.

How to Work from Home

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5 Tips To Land A Work From Home Job

Career Realism

Many think that working from home could be a dream come true. Who isn’t interested in being in your pajamas all day and making your own work schedule? There are many perks to finding a job that allows you to work remotely. However, finding that perfect work from home job you love isn’t always so easy; it takes a certain type of person with the right amount of motivation in order to be successful working from home.

4 Tips For Finding Your Work-From-Home Dream Job

Career Realism

Many professionals have had success in landing work-from-home job opportunities. However, with so many work-from-home scams out there, some professionals have a difficult time finding opportunities that are legitimate. Related: 14 Tips For Working From Home. The key is to know what to look for in a company when you’re hunting for a work-from-home opportunity. Follow Work At Home Job Sites.

Yes! You Really Can Find Work From Home Jobs!

Career Realism

Did you know that you can actually find work from home jobs from Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, or businesses with a national footprint? There once was a time when going to work meant that you had to get up early in the morning, get dressed, make breakfast, rush out the door, drive in hours of traffic, and arrive at a remote location to perform your job. Hundreds Of Work From Home Jobs.

To Freelance Or Not To Freelance: That Is The Question

Ms. Career Girl

The post To Freelance Or Not To Freelance: That Is The Question appeared first on Ms. There is also a side-question of whether or not you are a freelance worker by choice or because there are no other choices. This sidebar, however, comes with a very real caveat, which is to say that employers have found out the benefits of forcing their workers to accept freelance contracts, which takes away serious financial and human service obligations associated with hiring employees.

Going freelance – what do you need to know?

Career Alley

If you have decided that you want to give up your 9-5 role and try to make it as a freelancer, then congratulations. The one thing to get straight in your mind first of all is that choosing to break away from the normal 9-5 life is not choosing the easier path. The thing about being a freelancer is that the only person you have there in the office that you can rely on – is you. Good luck in your search. Career advice Careers Guest Post Job Hunting Job Search

Fill-In Freelancer @ JournalismJobs.com

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Fill-In Freelancer @ JournalismJobs.com February 3, 2009 · 0 comments If you like to write and are good with editing and proof-reading, consider looking for work at JournalismJobs.com. Here’s a telecommuting job I found today. SmartBrief is seeking a freelance writer to edit online business and consumer news publications on a fill-in basis only.

Freelance Fashion Designer

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Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Freelance Fashion Designer August 12, 2009 · 0 comments Think you have what it takes to design premium T-shirts, golf shirts, dress shirts and more? Contact us with examples of your work if you have them. We look forward to working with great talent. This is a part-time job. This is a contract job. * OK to highlight this job opening for persons with disabilities * Principals only.

Part-Time Freelance Work Found at Ed2010

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Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Part-Time Freelance Work Found at Ed2010 December 12, 2008 · 0 comments Part-time freelance web editor for national teen/tween celebrity magazine Job/Internship type: Freelance Company/Publication Name: – Location: Englewood Cliffs. NJ Description: A national teen/tween celebrity-driven magazine is looking for a part-time freelance web editor.

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Things They Don't Tell You About Going Freelance - Jobacle.com.

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6 Common Work at Home Challenges

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal 6 Common Work at Home Challenges January 15, 2010 · 0 comments My work schedule often changes with the seasons. While the ability to adapt my work life to what’s going on around me is one of the main benefits of working at home, it can also be one of the most challenging things to actually DO. So, what is it really like to work from home?

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Why is the Work-at-Home concept becoming increasingly popular?

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Why is the Work-at-Home concept becoming increasingly popular? June 2, 2009 · 0 comments by Susan Hutson The work-at-home concept has consistently gained in popularity over the last few years. Many small home businesses have mushroomed, and even in the job sector, there is an increasing trend of work from home jobs of all kinds.

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Telecommuting Search Associate Wanted

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Telecommuting Search Associate Wanted December 3, 2009 · 0 comments I found this on Craigslist and it looks pretty interesting, especially if you’re a really outgoing people-person who wants to work from home but not be cocooned in silence with little day to day interaction. The Good Search is seeking telecommuting search associates to build out our team.

Incorporate Your Business

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Incorporate Your Business October 13, 2009 · 0 comments Years ago, when I left my day job in pursuit of working from home full time, I didn’t want to place all my eggs in one basket. I wanted to have a safety net, something to fall back on in case the contract job I was pursing didn’t work out. Do you get a W-2 from the company you work for?

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Why You Must Freelance Between Jobs (and How To Get Started)

JobMob

Done right, freelancing can help you land the perfect job. If you’re out of work and tired of sending out countless resumes, you may be ready to try this different, less common approach to finding a job. It definitely requires a lot of work and may even call for a serious part-time commitment. And when it starts working, you just might decide to do it full time. I’m talking about freelancing. I’m producing quality work.

Is Your Job Search Like Pushing a Rock Uphill?

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Is Your Job Search Like Pushing a Rock Uphill? August 27, 2009 · 0 comments by Barry Simpson Are you managing your job search or is it managing you? Persistence – If you have problems with being told “NO&# then you will need to change your view on job search. Barry Simpson – Your personal job-search assistant.

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Is Your Job Search Like Pushing a Rock Uphill?

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Is Your Job Search Like Pushing a Rock Uphill? August 27, 2009 · 0 comments by Barry Simpson Are you managing your job search or is it managing you? Persistence – If you have problems with being told “NO&# then you will need to change your view on job search. Barry Simpson – Your personal job-search assistant.

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4 Key Factors to Consider Before Starting Your Job Search

JobMob

Before you start looking for a job, make sure to choose the right direction first. I know a lot of you are going to disagree with me here but I think job searching has never been this easy. Imagine, job seekers now enjoy the benefit of having each and every possible tool to use to make job searching much easier and efficient. Plus, we have awesome job search tips sites like JobMob to further help us fine-tune the way we do things.

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COTJ Reviews FlexJobs: Flexible Job Search Website

Corn on the Job

The Problem: You really need a telecommuting, part-time, flexible, or freelance job, but have absolutely no idea where to even begin searching. Once you come across a few positions that you think match your needs, it’s hard to tell whether the positions are junk/scam or real jobs. FlexJobs is a website for anyone looking for flexibility in their work. You’ll also find freelance and flextime jobs posted on Flexjobs.

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Top 100 Companies to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2019

Ms. Career Girl

FlexJobs has released its annual list of the Top 100 Companies to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2019. This list is based on an analysis of over 51,000 companies and their remote job posting histories in the FlexJobs database to identify the top 100 companies with the highest number of remote job openings during 2018. To be considered, the jobs offered by these companies had to be remote-friendly, either allowing for candidates to telecommute entirely or part of the time.

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Why You Should Consider a Flexible Job as a New College Grad

Ms. Career Girl

The journey of finding a job can be different for everyone: frustrating, long, short, easy, difficult. No matter which way it goes, new college grads would be wise to consider a flexible job (remote, freelance, flexible schedule, etc.). Even if you’ve never considered anything different than a traditional, in-office job, many of your peers are diving into the flexible work world. workers now work from home at least part time—back in 2005, only 1.8

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Fun Careers That Don’t Require A 4 Year Degree

Career Alley

Granted many of these people also have special skills or knowledge that most of us don’t possess, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t find a job you will love without a college degree. This is a great option for people who want to be their own boss as you can rent a chair from a salon or work from home on your own time. Home Care Aide. If you are want a job where you can make a difference home care aide is the job for you.

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should I expand my job search outside of my industry, my coworkers aren’t working, and more

Ask a Manager

Should I expand my job search outside of my industry? I’ve had multiple internships at good publications and freelance gigs with others. Now, the fellowships I’ve applied to are canceled, entry-level hiring looks nearly frozen, and most editors have limited (or no) freelance budgets. I search job boards every day and see little that I’m qualified for. I am not an administrative professional but I work in the construction industry.

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Is SEO in Your Career Path?

Career Alley

Search engine optimization, or SEO, is defined as getting the most number of visitors to a particular page or website. The best way to do this is by making that page or site show up at the top of popular search engines, such as Google or Yahoo. Jobs in SEO are growing, and very quickly at that. To land a job in SEO , one thing’s for sure – you must love technology and be able to adapt to the constant changes that arise. Good luck in your search.

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5 Tips for Having a Successful Single Parent Career

Career Alley

According to The Atlantic , slightly more than half of single mothers work full time, whereas 80% of married mothers are in the workforce. Though it’s incredibly challenging to both work and parent full-time, it is possible. Maybe you want to work the typical Monday through Friday 9 to 5, or perhaps you want to work night shifts if family is available to look after your children. Tip: Work from home and freelance jobs are increasing immensely.

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Tips for Landing Your First Job as a College Grad

Career Alley

Finding your first job after college can be a daunting task. Both groups hit obstacles when long lists of job requirements aren’t met by their minimal on-the-job experiences. How can a recent college grad find a job in their field of study that pays a living wage and helps them gain the necessary hands-on experience, yet doesn’t expect skills honed extensively beyond the classroom? But it’s hard to create a beefy resume without any practical job experience.

Tips for Landing Your First Job as a College Grad

Career Alley

Finding your first job after college can be a daunting task. Both groups hit obstacles when long lists of job requirements aren’t met by their minimal on-the-job experiences. How can a recent college grad find a job in their field of study that pays a living wage and helps them gain the necessary hands-on experience, yet doesn’t expect skills honed extensively beyond the classroom? But it’s hard to create a beefy resume without any practical job experience.

FlexJobs: Where We Were and Where We’re Going

Ms. Career Girl

And it’s a long time when looking at the job market. To celebrate our 10th anniversary this January, FlexJobs has taken a look at where the flexible job market stood in 2007 when our company was founded, where flexible jobs are now, and where we see them going in 2017 and beyond. And Sara Sutton Fell had just founded FlexJobs –the first job search website of its kind–dedicated to listing pre-screened, professional-level telecommuting and flexible jobs.

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The Best Ways to Make Extra Money on the Side

Ms. Career Girl

Whether working from home or putting in a few extra hours at a second job, the following ten suggestions may help you make extra money on the side. One – Freelance Work: Freelancing offers several advantages to individuals who want to generate a little extra income. Many parents, retirees, and students prefer working from home. Eight – Rent Out an Extra Room: A spare room in your home could bring in a nice extra income.

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3 Questions To Ask Yourself When You Are Thinking Of Changing Careers

Ms. Career Girl

After all, there is no reason not to investigate different forms of work – this is the only way that you can really discover what works best for you, and what doesn’t. Is It Satisfying Work? After all, if you do not enjoy the day-to-day work, there is really little use in taking the job. Often we are tempted by the nature of the job, what it sounds like, what title it has. Take a look at tinybuddha.com for help on how to find satisfying work.

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Does the Secret of Happiness Lie with Your Career Choice

Career Alley

Our working environment can be a joyful place, especially if we strive for success. We often learn from our job inauguration whether it can lead to better prospects. When the job is going nowhere, we can feel like we are on the path to routine and failure. Much of our life is spent at work, and it makes sense that a job must bring us happiness. What makes one company different from the rest? Consider Work from Home.

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Stop Watching CSI and Make Crime Analysis a Reality

Career Alley

Here are some of the steps you will need to take in order to secure your ideal job in this industry. Before you decide that you want to pursue a career in crime analysis, it is important that you fully understand the subject and the job description. Crime analysts work to identify criminals, profile suspects, prevent crimes from taking place, and understand crime patterns. During this practicum, you will learn all of the day-to-day work of a crime analyst.

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The Best Ways to Make Extra Money on the Side

Ms. Career Girl

Whether working from home or putting in a few extra hours at a second job, the following ten suggestions may help you make extra money on the side. One – Freelance Work: Freelancing offers several advantages to individuals who want to generate a little extra income. Many parents, retirees, and students prefer working from home. Eight – Rent Out an Extra Room: A spare room in your home could bring in a nice extra income.

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Recent Students: Let’s Help You Survive Life After Graduation

Resume Bear

Some of you already have jobs and are packing to move to a new apartment, but don’t quite know how to balance a budget or establish good credit. Some of you are very financially literate but need to find a job to stay financially afloat. Find out everything you need to know from the blogs listed below. Job Hunting. College Recruiter Blog – In addition to general career advice articles, this blog has a job board with full-time job and internship listings.

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Starting A New Career In IT

Ms. Career Girl

From data entry to 3D animation and web design, there are many potential careers in IT that offer future potential and that are currently in demand. Whether you’re looking to forge your second career after taking time off to raise your son or daughter, or are just starting out, the demand for IT jobs makes it a highly viable sector in which to progress. Start out freelancing or part time, and you could find your ideal full-time job, for example. Consider Freelancing.

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IGN is Looking.

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal IGN is Looking. November 11, 2008 · 1 comment for a Freelance News Poster. If I wasn’t already too busy, I would SO apply for this job. Though they warn you right up front that working for IGN is hardly a cakewalk, the duties sound right up my alley. And, it’s a total telecommuting job – no need to relocate but you do have to be really self-motivated.

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Career Planning: How to Discover Your Dream Job

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Career Planning: How to Discover Your Dream Job November 17, 2009 · 0 comments by Lynda-Ross Vega An effective job search begins by figuring out the specific criteria and values you want the job to fulfill. It may sound obvious, but before you can find the job you really want, you have to know what you’re seeking. Knowing who you are is key to finding the right job for you.

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5 Jobs You Can Do Anywhere

Career Realism

Whether they are married to someone in the military, or they simply enjoy moving frequently, some people need to find jobs that allow them to move without giving up their positions. The following five jobs not only provide people with a decent living, but they also allow their employees to move all over the country. Keep these jobs you can do anywhere in mind with your next career change. Insurance sales jobs are best for people who are naturally friendly and trustworthy.

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Recent Tweets for 2010-10-17

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Recent Tweets for 2010-10-17 October 17, 2010 · 0 comments Commute 20 minutes per day? Danielle on VirtualVocations.com and Finding Work Leads Commute 20 minutes per day? You're spending about 87 hours in the car this year. # So What If Telecommuting Did Encourage Travel?

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Work at Home Writing Gigs at Internet Brands

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Work at Home Writing Gigs at Internet Brands March 16, 2010 · 0 comments Internet Brands, Inc. Writing is a great way to test the telecommuting waters, working part-time to get a feel for what it’s like to work from home and be compensated for your work instead of your attendance. deals with, it seems like a great place to look for open work at home writing jobs.

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Insert SEO-friendly title here.

Job Stalker

However, it does bug me that most of the searches that find this blog end up pulling up pieces that the previous Job Stalker wrote, nearly two years ago! We get a daily report on these, so I see what search terms are getting people in here, but do you really want to have every post in here have something like "10 years experience" or the like (some variation of that's in almost every report, and it keeps pulling up one of Julie's old entries!)? Oh Go Job Yourself!

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7 Sweet Summer Jobs for Teachers

Career Realism

As a kid, I remember thinking teachers had great jobs because they got to take summers off. I still think that teachers have great jobs, although for entirely different reasons. Spending your summer teaching abroad can be a wonderful change of pace from the U.S. These jobs also give you the opportunity to travel and experience a foreign culture with new students. Abbey Road is one great organization that offers jobs of this type. Freelance Work.

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