March 20, 2017
Vicky Virtual is a company that other companies hire to handle their incoming customer service calls. This means answering questions, scheduling appointments, returning calls and more. No experience is required, but you must be able to multi-task, type 50 wpm, remain cool under pressure, laugh when possible and more. A fast, reliable computer and a headset are needed. The pay is $10 per hour.
February 20, 2017
Crawford Media Services
Crawford Media is an Atlanta-based company that provides services such as stock footage, transcription and metadata writing to its movie and TV clients. It is hiring digital cataloguers. The work involves watching videos, looking at pictures and listening to audio and then writing a description (metadata) about them. These descriptions are then used to ensure accurate online searchability for this media content. Experience is not required, but writing and proof-reading skills and a love of language and film come in handy. Twenty hours a week are required. There is a test with the application. Pay is $10 to $18 per hour depending on speed and other factors.
February 5, 2017
Got a great voice? If so, then Voices might be for you. It is a company that connects people looking for voiceover work with companies needing voices to promote their products and services. These can be e-books, videos and more. Yes, people do this kind of work from home, and they do not need to be professionals. Once you sign up with the company - either as a free member or as a Premium member - then you can audition for voice jobs, of which there are 3,000 at any given time. The company has a suggested rates sheet, but you can charge whatever you want for your talent. Because Voices is the middleman, they do take a percent of what clients pay you. Payment is weekly via Paypal.
January 29, 2017
Laundry Care is a company that helps people start their own laundry care business. Everyone needs his laundry done, but not everyone enjoys doing it or has the time. As a Laundry Care provider, you pick up people's laundry, wash it and then return it to them. The company takes care of the paperwork, the payments, your marketing website and finding customers for you (many customers request continuing service). The company pays you $20 per bag of completed laundry. Some providers do this full time, while other only work part time. Requirements include having reliable transportation, a washer and dryer, a smartphone and daytime availability. There is a $30 start-up cost for your first laundry supplies.
January 20, 2017
Listverse is a website that
publishes lists about all sorts of things, from
the mysterious (10 People Who Vanished While
Traveling) to the scientific (10 Galactic Mysteries
of The Milky Way). These lists are
generated by the site's readers and can be about
any topic. Each list must contain 10 items
with two paragraphs per item. As the
site says, it is looking for lists that "are offbeat, looking at something normal in an unexpected way."
experience is needed. When you submit
your list, the site will determine if
it is worth posting If it is, then
they will send you $100 via Paypal.
All submitted lists are reviewed, and you will
receive a notice whether your list is published or
January 13, 2017
Pleio's Good Start
Pleio is in its hiring phase again. This is a company that offers a support system called Good Start to people who are beginning a new medication regimen. It hires mentors to call program participants and offer them answers and reminders about their medications. Most mentors work about 16 hours per week, and there are some technical computer requirements. The first step is to complete an online assessment of your internet skills, interpersonal skills and more. There is also a phone interview and a background check (the applicant pays for the background screening). If hired, then the pay is per phone call and averages $14 to $18 per hour. Payment is monthly.
December 14, 2016
Yardi Matrix is a market research company that conducts rent surveys, meaning that it hires people to pose as potential renters and call apartment communities to ask about current rental rates, new specials, etc. The company is now hiring for work staring in January, 2017. An assessment overview (quiz) must be taken as part of the application process, and you will also need to submit a resume. This is a temporary position, and the pay is $6 per hour plus a piece rate of $.10 to $.60 per survey done, partly done or not done. Survey team members must complete a minimum of 60 surveys the first week, and 80 surveys for the next five weeks (you will receive at least minimum wage in your jurisdiction for all hours worked). High speed internet and phone etiquette are required.
December 7, 2016
ModSquad is a company that works with all kinds of businesses that need moderating services, which means people to moderate chat rooms, manage message boards, supervise online communities and offer customer support. The businesses with which ModSquad works include Fortune 500 companies as well as start-ups. The opportunity is part-time, and you will need a resume to apply. The pay rate is not publicly disclosed but is rumored to be around $8 to $9 per hour to start.
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