Fun Careers That Don’t Require A 4 Year Degree

Career Alley

Graphic designers can develop their portfolios outside of the college setting quite easily through apprenticeships or freelance work. Byline: Savannah Coulsen is a freelance writer. She lives in Raleigh. Some of the most successful people in the world have never set foot inside of a college classroom.

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5 Tips for Military Spouses Pursuing a Career in Teaching

Ms. Career Girl

Raleigh Duttweiler is a military spouse and successful teacher who has seen this first-hand. Tutors frequently report a steady and substantial income from this freelance-style career and are able to work around the hectic schedules that accompany military life. With 85 percent of military spouses reporting that they want or need to work, finding a stable and meaningful career is highly important for the majority of military wives and husbands.


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Share Your Passion – Be an Guide

Telecommuting Journal

An independent contractor, or freelancer, isn’t employed by the company directly so for tax purposes you’ll be getting a 1099, not a W-2. Current open cities include Baltimore, Oakland, Raleigh-Durham, Cincinnati and a handful of others. A freelance writer and editor for more than a decade, Laureen Miles Brunelli has built a work-at-home career while she and her husband raise three children.

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Warning: Your Major is Not a Floatation Device

Ms. Career Girl

Reply Kristen April 10, 2010 at 11:36 pm I second that, cost of living is low, Charlotte and Raleigh are building out transit and there are walkable places in both. I started looking into what he does, and soon enough, I was working in the City of Raleigh transportation office despite the fact that I went to UNC, which has zero point zero zero engineering classes. The day after I graduated I started my own business as a freelance editor and journalist.

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Coworking Telecommuters

Telecommuting Journal

I will say, however, with the traffic increasing in the Raleigh/Cary area AND people just wanting to work SMARTER, I think EVEN NC might be ready to look at Telework Centers. Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Coworking Telecommuters May 26, 2008 · 11 comments It sounds like an oxymoron, doesn’t it. Telecommuters, by definition, don’t really have coworkers in the traditional sense of the word.

Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters


Raleigh – Durham Job & Career Network – 1,395 members – a subgroup of Job & Career Network USA. Contract, Consulting, Freelance and Part-Time Jobs – 12,734 members – a subgroup of Job Openings, Job Leads and Job Connections! Contract, Consulting, Freelance and Part-Time Jobs. More popular spots where job seekers and recruiters are meeting up on LinkedIn. Not sure how or why to use LinkedIn Groups on your job search?

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