Part-Time Jobs

VIPKid Review 2022 | Still a Good Option?

Important Note: VIPKid is not currently accepting teachers considering the Chinese aren't allowing foreign tutors currently. Learn more about the China ban and explore other tutoring jobs. Here's more... 2022 Update I worked for VIPKid for over 4 years. I taught a total of 1,376 students throughout China during that time, and I developed close relationships with several of them. I had regular students who would appear on my computer screen every Monday and … [Read more...]

Discover Seasonal Jobs in Unique Places [CoolWorks Review]

Have you ever dreamed of working on a dude ranch in Wyoming? Or maybe being a camp counselor, introducing kids to the wonders of nature? I was a camp counselor in my 20s and it was one of my favorite experiences. If the traditional corporate life - being stuck indoors working 9-5 and then going home and spending your evening watching Netflix - feels like torture, then CoolWorks might just have the opportunities you are looking … [Read more...]

50 Companies Hiring Right Now During the Coronavirus Lockdown

If you have been laid off because you were deemed non-essential but still have bills to pay then you are probably looking for a job right about now. The good news is that there are a number of companies that have actually increased the number of workers they are looking to hire. Listed below are 50 companies that are hiring right now. 1. Walmart The nation's largest employer is looking to hire close to 150,000 new employees to … [Read more...]

How to Find Virtual Assistant Jobs You Can Do From Home

If you're a good fit for the work style, and know where to find the best jobs, being a virtual assistant has plenty of benefits, including great pay. There are now more than 3.5 million administrative assistants in the U.S. according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Many of those are now virtual assistants at home. The outlook is good for the profession and the barrier to entry is low to medium, depending on the types of work you're aiming to apply for. What is … [Read more...]

How to Make Money as a Social Media Consultant

I'm a freelance writer, and I enjoy my work, but I often wonder what it would be like to perform different services in my space. One online side hustle that seems interesting to me is social media consulting. I know of several people who are making significant part-time money by being a social media consultant for businesses and blogs. And some have even turned their social media gigs into full-time jobs. To make money as a … [Read more...]

40 Summer Jobs for Teens and College Students | Need a Job?

We've got the best list of summer jobs for teens and college students listed here. Do you (or your teen) have a job for summer yet? Getting a job is the perfect use of all that extra time in the summer. Whether you're in high school or college, you can make some extra money and still have time for family, friends, vacations, and just relaxing.  Here are some common summer job opportunities for teenagers and college students … [Read more...]

7 Things to Do Before You Quit Your Day Job

Is it your ultimate dream to quit the rat race and open up a small business? Maybe you have a side hustle already and you're thinking it's time to make the leap to do that full-time? Not only would you get to be your own boss and set your own hours, but you could also build something meaningful instead of just punching a clock. Taking the leap to full-time entrepreneurship means more than just saying sayonara to your day … [Read more...]

21 Online Job Search Sites to Find Your Next Job

Looking for a job can be exhausting and frustrating. Especially if you’re underemployed or jobless, sending out hundreds of resumes without anyone calling you back is tough. Don’t let the job search bring you down. Focus your energy on online job search sites that will help you find the right position for your skills. How Do I Find a Job in My Area Online? Looking for a job in your area requires being strategic. Do some research … [Read more...]

9 Part-Time Jobs That Pay Well in 2022 | Better Pay in Less Time?

Let's talks about part-time jobs that pay well. One of the problems with part-time work is that it often comes with part-time pay. Toiling twenty hours per week for minimum wage is no way to build wealth or create a balanced life. There are a number of part-time jobs out there that pay enough for you to live comfortably on 20 hours per week. In addition, many of these jobs will allow you to create your own schedule. Resource: … [Read more...]

12 Part-Time Jobs for Teachers (After School & In the Summer)

I used to be a high school English teacher and so I've had a lot of experience thinking about part-time jobs for teachers. Although teaching provided me with the highest salary I'd ever earned to date, it was still a relatively low wage. So it came as no surprise that many of my teaching colleagues worked side gigs. They did this either throughout the year after school or just during summers. Did you know...teachers are 5x more … [Read more...]

19 Legit Work From Home Jobs with No Startup Fee

Back before the Internet connected us at all times, it was mostly reclusive novelists and temperamental artists who were able to truly work from home. Anyone who had the dream of being able to work in their pajamas was either stuck dreaming about it, or they fell victim to some sort of envelope-stuffing scam which cost money and never materialized with a paycheck. These days, there are a number of perfectly legitimate ways to make money from home. Technology has … [Read more...]

025: Earning, Saving, and Investing Your Way to Financial Independence with Mr ESI of ESI Money

John writes as "Mr. ESI" on ESI Money, a blog about achieving financial independence through earning, saving, and investing (ESI). He's an early 50’s retiree who achieved financial independence, shares what’s worked for him, and details how others can implement those successes in their lives. I’m excited to share Mr ESI’s story with you because it’s a little different from what you’re used to hearing. A lot of my guests end up being entrepreneurs and achieving … [Read more...]

7 Best Online Training Sites to Expand Your Skills

The internet continues to offer new and expanded opportunities for people all over the world. There are a number of platforms, often referred to as massive open online courses, that allow users to learn new things, without the typical time restraints or cost of more traditional educational options. Users can often access the course materials at any time of the day and night. Online training sites, such as Khan Academy and … [Read more...]

How to Ask for (and Get) a Raise

When I was a shy teenager, my grandmother used to tell me “they can’t shoot you for asking” to help remind me that there was no harm in advocating for myself. This advice has been helpful to remember any time I have been nervous about asking for things—especially higher pay. Grandma’s advice is something most workers would do well to remember. According to a PayScale salary survey, nearly 60 percent of workers haven’t asked for a raise in their current … [Read more...]

8 Best College Degrees for Job Security in Today’s Market

A few years back, after working for peanuts for two years at a Boys and Girls Club, I decided to go back to school to become a teacher. Teaching seemed like a great career choice: I loved working with kids and I knew that teaching would provide me with job security for the rest of my career. It turns out that I was delusional. From the outside, it seemed like teaching would be a recession-proof job that I could walk into once I had the proper certification. But … [Read more...]

10 Best Jobs for Stay-At-Home Moms and Dads

So you've decided you want to stay at home with the kids! The only question now is how you're going to keep the little tykes fed and clothed while you're enjoying your time with them. The era of a one-income family being enough to provide for Mom, Dad and kids (and save for college) is long over for many people, and most stay-at-home parents find that they need to bring home some extra money. But what jobs can a parent do from … [Read more...]

5 Best Canadian Part-Time Jobs with Benefits

Canada offers its citizens a single payer health care system, which means that all Canadians are covered for basic health services. Knowing this, an American might be forgiven for thinking that employer-sponsored health insurance benefits would be redundant. But the operative word for Canada’s public health insurance is “basic.” The state-run system guarantees primary care services and physician and hospital visits, but other important services—including dental care, … [Read more...]

23 Best Part Time Jobs With Benefits (Updated for 2022)

Health insurance in the U.S. is out of control. And with the rise of the gig economy (folks making money as Uber drivers and Airbnb hosts, for example), more and more individuals are having to find and pay for health insurance on their own. This is NOT cheap. So, what are you going to do? If you're a freelancer, entrepreneur or contractor, you can buy health insurance on the open market but premiums might cost you between … [Read more...]