Ultimate List of Legitimate Work-at-Home Jobs

Ultimate List of Legitimate Work-at-home JobsMany of my friends and family keep asking me if there are any work from home jobs which have no country restriction and are location independent.

Well, there are jobs which are not bound to any geographical location, which can be done from anywhere.

Along with that, there are many jobs and freelance services which are available in many countries.

The basic requirement would be to have a laptop and an internet connection.

I have curated a comprehensive list of legitimate online jobs most of which can be done from many countries. I have categorized them into regions.

The main reason for this is, there is a myth that most of the jobs are only available in the United States.

I cannot stress enough about the fact that there are many jobs available for people in other countries, and also most of the jobs do not require a geographical requirement. (more…)

How to Create a Killer Cover Letter

how to write a killer cover letterWhat do you usually overlook while sending your resume for a job?

Your Cover Letter.

Most of us do, and it is the most important thing apart from your resume. Some might have a debate over this, but for me, a cover letter is as vital as your resume if you are serious about getting that job.

So, what is it in a cover letter that makes it so important?

A cover letter is something like a short introduction about you in a formal way to the person who is going to hire you.

In a short way, it can tell the person about you and make your resume more desirable.

There are some very necessary points that a cover letter should have (more…)

5 Challenges of Working from Home

5 challenges of working from homeIf you are like me, then you love working from home and do the balancing act every day to meet your deadlines.

Sometimes it makes you go crazy.

Though it’s something I would not give up for anything else in the world, working from home does have its challenges.

You cannot jump into this thinking, it’s an easy task.

It is not.

When I first started working from home, it seemed very exciting and very convenient.

By the end of the first month, I realized that if I don’t keep things in order or organize my time, it will be hard for me to stick with the projects and deliver results on time.

I was so bad with my time management that I almost lost my job.

For me and maybe for most of you the biggest challenges are (more…)

6 Best Tools to Boost Your Productivity

6 Best tools to boost your productivityWhat is the top most common and biggest challenge telecommuters face when working from home?

Productivity.

Though working from home is very flexible and exciting, it does have its downsides, which can be worked out.

Time management, multi-tasking and meeting deadlines becomes all the more important when you work from home.

To manage your time better, you will have to take help of some tools which will automate your daily work routine.

There will always be a debate whether telecommuters are more productive than the office team.

There are many tools and software which do help to keep the productivity levels, especially when working from home.

I have a list of tools which have worked wonders for me and will boost your productivity levels. (more…)

8 Secrets to a Perfect Resume

8 secrets to a perfect resumeWhat is the most important thing when you are applying for a job?

The first step you take when you have found the right job?

 

Your RESUME

 

A resume is the most vital factor in the job application process. It becomes all the more important when you are applying for a work from home job. This is because of the following factors:

  • Difference in the process of recruitment for telecommuting jobs
  • Resume is your strongest point as you will not be going face to face in most of the jobs
  • Recruiters are very strict considering the unconventional method of applying for work from home jobs

This being said, a resume will be pivotal for any job but becomes unique and speaks a lot about you when you are applying for any job which is online. (more…)

How Much Money can you Make Working Online

how much money can you make onlineThis is the million dollar question that everybody is asking as the economy is shifting towards Telecommuting.

Well, there is a straightforward answer for this.

Yes, you can.

You can make a good income or may be even more working from home. If you are just starting out, it will take some time, but it’s possible.

I never believed that I could earn a good income without going to a job. Working from home never appealed to me as a good earning option.

But I went ahead and tried it out and here I am with a good job and high income, all in the comfort of my home.

Most of us don’t believe in the idea of high paying work from home jobs or telecommuting jobs because it sounds too good to be true. (more…)

Want to Work From Home….Here are Your Options

Want to work from home Start HereDream of working from home in your PJ’s and earn a real income?

Welcome to the new age of remote workers who make it a reality. Working from Home or Telecommuting is the way of future now with more and more companies going strong in this trend.

I started working from home in 2008, and options were very less at that time. Now the opportunities are more and more, and more people are choosing to go for remote work.

Many of my friends ask me how to work from home or which companies offer work from home positions, so I have made a long list of jobs which are remote or freelance.

Here it goes!!

 

Web Developer

Website development is a techie kind of job, but it’s in high demand now. (more…)

Top 25 Companies Hiring Remote Workers Regularly

Top 25 Companies Hiring Remote Workers Regularly

Everybody dreams of working from home. But the hard part is finding the companies which hire these positions.

You can easily find some companies which hire sporadically but it’s a bit of task to find companies which regularly recruit work from home people.

Telecommuting companies are increasing since last 4 years and the biggest reason for this being the better work life balance. Totally cutting back on commuting, more productivity and better quality of work are some of the high points which make remote work more lucrative option.

Finding the companies which primarily opt for remote workers is hard when there are so many scams around. When I started out working from home, it took a while to figure out which companies are authentic ones to apply for jobs. (more…)

7 Work from Home Jobs without Any Expertise

7 Work from Home Jobs without Any ExpertiseIt might be hard to believe but it is true. There are work from home jobs which do not require a formal qualification or a skill set.

You will definitely have to adapt to the work nature but it will not call for any prior experience or expertise in an area.

In today’s times in any work from home job boards, you can see there are as many professional jobs as compared to ones which do not require a skillset.

I am going to list jobs which do not require a prior qualification and all of these jobs are going to earn more than pennies if you find the right one.

 

Writing

Freelance writing is a big trend now especially as new doors for blogging and freelancing have opened many opportunities. (more…)

5 Ways Working from Home can Increase your Productivity

5 Ways Working from Home can Increase your Productivity

Dread the everyday ritual of getting ready for the long commute to work?

Well, the age of telecommuting, crowdsourcing and working online is upon us. Why do you need to put on those heavy suits, when you can work in your PJs.

Working from home might sound very comforting and flexible for those who cannot have the luxury because of their positions and job nature.

But, nevertheless, it’s more engrossing and requires a lot more self-discipline when working from home. Let’s do a comparison of work at home and work at office:

 

Work at Office

  • Commuting
  • Working under pressure
  • Less time to unwind
  • Feeling more tensed in performing situations

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