It’s back to school time! That not only means many stay at home parents are looking for work at home jobs to fill their days and bank accounts, it also means the holidays are just around the corner. This time of year we always see a big recruiting rush from many companies that hire remote workers.
If you are looking for a company that will allow you to work from home, here are 101 options to get you started. I can’t guarantee these companies are hiring at the moment, but you can definitely keep an eye on them. And be sure to check out FlexJobs for high quality, researched work-at-home opportunities.
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- Demand Studios
- Online Writing Jobs
- Wise Bread
Even nurses can work at home. These positions are primarily triage help desks fielding patient questions.
- Sirona Health
- American International Group (AIG)
- The Hartford
Perhaps the most plentiful and easy to land work at home job is the call center agent. Positions are available for both inbound and outbound calls. A company may hire employees or independent contractors depending on the location and job requirements. Most of these positions do require a quiet work environment. These are best scheduled when the kids are in school or bed.
- Alorica at Home
- Enterprise Rent-a-Car
- Working Solutions
- ACD Direct
- Alpine Access
- Great Virtualworks
- Higher One
- Kelly Services
- Pierce Eislen
- Expert Planet
- Sutherland Cloud Source
Search Engine Evaluators
These unique positions help improve search engine results by analyzing for relevancy and usefulness.
There are many opportunities for teachers to work from home. Potential positions range from tutoring to test scoring to curriculum creation.
- Aim-for-A Tutoring
- Connections Academy
- Pearson Scoring
- Elevate K12
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- AccuTran Global
- Alice Darling
- Caption Colorado
- Net Transcripts
- Way With Words
While there are many travel business opportunities available, there are also a few actual jobs as well. Most require travel agent experience.
- American Express
- American Airlines – must live within 75 miles of Fort Worth, TX
- World Travel Holdings
- Travel with the Magic
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A Dollar Here, A Dollar There
These little side earners are in no way going to provide a full-time income. That doesn’t mean a lot of people don’t enjoy the occasional mystery shopping gig or survey
- Pinecone Research – survey panel
- Swagbucks – earn for internet searches
- Inbox Dollars – survey panel
- Amazon Mechanical Turk – short tasks
- Springboard America – survey panel
- Ebates – earn cash back on online purchases (this one earned me almost $1,000 this quarter!)
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