Category Archives: Finding Jobs

How to find telecommuting jobs and opportunities.

Finding Telework

I’ve gotten so many comments lately that ask about finding ‘real’ work from home jobs that I figured it was time for another advice session here. This post is not for the faint of heart. If you want to hear that you can make thousands every week while you sleep, you’re in the wrong place. If you want some cold and harsh advice about the reality of finding telework, read… >>Continue reading Finding Telework

LiveOps Update

An earlier posting here on TelecommutingJournal had some comments about LiveOps. You can drill down in the comments to see how that came about.

If any of you are considering joining LiveOps, Jami, over at Work at Home Moms, posted this update about her job with them. She started her job with them on March 6th and it looks like things are going… >>Continue reading LiveOps Update

MyZip.net Is Looking For Bloggers

The MyZip Network is building “the first nationwide network of neighborhood blogs” and they’re looking for San Francisco Bay Area bloggers. The pay is 50 bucks a month. It’s not going to pay your bills, but it’s definitely a job you can do part time from home.

Here’s what they say about the compensation:

We are hard at work creating a generous compensation system that rewards MyZip.net… >>Continue reading MyZip.net Is Looking For Bloggers

Advice for someone who wants to start doing some online work…

I get a lot of questions about working at home from people who know me or know I work at home. It’s actually one of the reasons I started this blog. Not too long ago I was talking with someone who knows my husband and he asked me about how I ended up working at home. He was interested because his son was interested and being a good dad, he… >>Continue reading Advice for someone who wants to start doing some online work...

Telecommuting Okay – A List of Job Postings Craigslist

Here’s a list of 10 cool telecommuting jobs listed on Craigslist:

  1. Part Time Research and Outreach Associate / Intern
  2. Part Time — Admin & Operations Assistant — Telecommute $500-$1,000 (Midtown)
  3. Freelance PHP
  4. Writer needed for comedy webcast
  5. Personal Assistant Needed for Busy Comedian/Producer (Chelsea)
  6. Experienced Medical Transcriptionists/Editors Needed Immediately
  7. Do You Love Food and Travel?
  8. Speech Writer / Global Business
  9. financial researcher needed
  10. RECRUITER – CONTRACT

Animal Lover? Work for PETA.

PETA, the non-profit animal organization, has some jobs posted and, although they officially say that they do not offer telecommuting opportunities on their Work at PETA FAQ page, I found a listing for an Online Fundraising Creative Assistant that’s also listed on Craigs list that says telecommuting IS okay for this position (see PostingID: 541203791 at http://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/npo/541203791.html).

You do have to have Internet… >>Continue reading Animal Lover? Work for PETA.

Job Posting for Personal / Executive Admin. Asst.

I just saw a really cool job posting on Craig’s List! Here’s what it says

30+ hours per week personal / exec assistant to a slightly kooky, control freak perfectionist.

Responsibilities include:
*Managing household and household staff (housekeepers, gardeners, dog walkers, misc. workers);
*Scheduling (heavy at times with lots of changes);
*Travel planning (business and leisure);
*Occasional social events / party planning;
*Seeing that the pets are taken… >>Continue reading Job Posting for Personal / Executive Admin. Asst.

Here’s a Blog Job…

There’s a blog job posting on the ProBlogger Job Board that sounds pretty interesting. You’ll need to do an article a day and turn them in by 9am EST Monday through Friday. And they’re wanting someone with previous experience, so you’ll have to show them a sample of your work. Here’s what they’re looking for:

I need 4 – 6 short blog posts targeting kids between the ages… >>Continue reading Here's a Blog Job...

Creative Hotlist

I ran across this site, Creative Hotlist where you can search for work-at-home jobs quite easily. The site also allows you to create an account and build a portfolio with a resume if you know exactly what you’re looking for.

I tried the smart search and found the following job listings:

Freelance Copywriter
Our internal agency client is currently looking for a… >>Continue reading Creative Hotlist

Using CraigsList to Find Jobs

If you’ve been online for any length of time, you’ve probably seen (or at least heard of) Craigslist. It’s a huge community of classified ads where you can find almost anything – even jobs.

You can search the default CraigsList site or you can go to the Craigslit City Page to begin searching in your area.

To begin a search, type the keyword telecommuting into… >>Continue reading Using CraigsList to Find Jobs

For Chatty Moms: Podcasting Host Opportunity

I often receive a lot of email. Recently I received information via an email alert from the Nell Taliercio, the Telecommuting Answer Lady, about a unique opportunity she’s stumbled upon. It’s a pretty cool job opportunity so I’m going to share it with you:

Mom’s Radio Network is seeking a new host for Baby Talk Radio. We would love to find a chatty expectant mom to… >>Continue reading For Chatty Moms: Podcasting Host Opportunity

Google Jobs

Well – that didn’t take long to find a telecommuting job on a “regular” (non-job-hunting) site…

Turns out Google, the pleasure-to-work-for reputation company lists jobs in their jobs pages that offer actual telecommuting assignments.

Here’s how to find them:

Go to the Google Jobs page.

Then scroll down a bit to the “By Searching U.S. Openings” search box and type in telecommuting. Hit search… >>Continue reading Google Jobs