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5 Great Work at Home Jobs

Customer Service Rep

 Companies are looking for people with strong communications skills to provide customer service.  The best part of all is that you can do it in your pajamas from the comfort of your own home. is currently looking for individuals who own a PC with high speed internet for seasonal work.  Flexible hours 20-50 hours.

To apply visit: 1800flowers.​com then click employment link at the bottom of page, then click Customer Service – Work From Home Opportunity.

Apple is looking for AppleCare reps to help customers who call in with questions. If you enjoy troubleshooting and want to learn more visit:

Freelance Writer & Blogger

 Do you enjoy writing? Yahoo! is among the companies advertising online for freelance writers, bloggers, journalists and subject experts.   You can join Yahoo! Contributor Network.  They’re looking for people with a unique voice and strong writing skills

1) Visit
2) Follow the instructions to register as a new contributor.
3) Fill in your profile, making note of your previous experience, your interests, and your areas of expertise.
4) Start submitting articles.​ You’ll begin earning revenue as soon as you’re published!

Simply Good Media is looking for bloggers to contribute on topics appealing to women.  To find out more:

Jewelry Stylist

  Do you like jewelry? Have you thought about starting a home based business?  One of the moms at my son’s school is a jewelry stylist.  She works for Stella & Dot working out of her home.  You will need some start-up money. According to the website, $199 will get you a starter kit and on your way.

Stylists make money through commissions. To find out more visit:

Silpada is in the same business and is also seeking jewelry stylists.

Internet Researcher

If you enjoy navigating online and you have great research skills, this may be the perfect job for you.   Pay will depend on your level of experience and background.

One current job posting is with Beacon Professional Search, an executive search firm. It is looking for an internet researcher.   Virtual and part-time job opportunities are available.

A similar job is a freelance copy editor.  Demand Media Studios is currently looking for freelancers and editors.  They pay $3.50 for a 300-500 word article.  According to their ad many editors can earn about $25/hr. For more visit:


It’s an election year and if you’re passionate about politics this might be a great fit.  This category includes everything from being an election day poll worker (contact your local Board of Elections) to being a political mobilizer-  running phone and email campaigns for a particular candidate.

Here is one listing below is for a Mobilization Director:

Political action committee seeks a high-energy person to develop & execute effective email campaigns. Motivate people to vote by managing calling programs; recruit volunteers. Prefer previous experience with electoral campaigns. Telecommute.

If you live in Charlotte or Tampa – home of the 2012 Democratic and Republican Conventions – there will be a lot of temporary/freelance jobs, including this one as a convention assistant.

Political news source seeks professional to aid in variety of responsibilities for the 2012 national conventions. Requires excellent judgment, time management & organizational skills. Independent contractor role. 10-20 hrs/week through September.

(copyright, 2012)




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  3. PhotoMom says:

    Thanks for this list. As much as I love Flowers, I could do well with 1800 Flowers. I’m a freelance writer and didn’t know about the yahoo gigs.

    I saw your topic on MBC and am interested in being in a core group of bloggers to help each other out. Let’s keep in touch!

    My Bella Pearl


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