You need your comfort and freedom yet you want to work and earn a livelihood, calm down(inhale and exhale!) what you need is a work from home job.
You may call it a remote job or a work from home job either way it means a work arrangement in which employees do not commute or travel to a central place of work, such as an office building, warehouse, or store.
Work from home is fast becoming the choicest option in view of the pandemic (Corona Virus) affecting the world. It has been, and it still is, a life saver for many e.g nursing moms, students… because of its benefits one of which is the flexibility. Work from home employees can schedule their working periods like a boss! Some organizations opt for this method of operation sometimes because of its low operational cost. So, everyone goes home happy!
Here are 10 jobs you can earn from in the comfort of your home:
1. Social Media Manager
All of those hours spent on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter can finally be put to good use. Social media has become an important tool for shaping the image of an organization, getting feed backs from clients and customers (prospective ones too) in many industries. If you are a savvy social media user, you can use your skills to manage social media accounts for a business and get paid for it.
A social media manager is essentially the eyes, ears, and voice of a company online. As a social media, some of your responsibilities include raising brand awareness, delivering social media traffic to a website, attend to customer inquiries and support while keeping your company’s reputation.
2. Content Writer.
If you are gifted at writing ,then you can look at companies and website that offers freelance writing jobs. Recruiters are constantly on the lookout for professionals who can create fresh contents that attract traffic.
Content writing is a strategic marketing approach focused on creating and distributing valuable, relevant, and consistent content to attract and retain a clearly defined audience — and, ultimately, to drive profitable customer action.
Blogging is inexpensive, and easy to start doing. It could be as simple as you just writing about your favorite music or food, your experience or your profession…anything interesting, and eventually, you can start generating money from your site. Just keep in mind that you need to pay patient when it comes to cashing in on your blog.
A few ways you can earn on a blog is through adverts and affiliate marketing. Don’t forget blogging won’t make you rich on the spot.
If you have a love baking or cooking, then turn your passion into a side business. From your own kitchen, you could start a catering business or become a personal chef. If you’re a baker, you could sell your goods to friends, neighbors, or online. You don’t have to take a or cook every or cook every recipe you know or you’ve seen, you may stick to one you are very well at or one that is in high demand in your location and see how the business go.
5. Event Planner
Whether if it’s planning a wedding, birthday party or corporate event, people are looking for organized individuals to do most of event planning for them. If you have a knack for planning events, perhaps you’ve done it successfully in the past, you may start thinking of taking g it a step higher. Most people loose control of many things there’s a party ahead and it is their party. You could start a business around this.
6. Graphic Designer
Good designs speak a volume and organizations and individuals who know this don’t toy with graphic designers. Great Logo designs, website design. or visual ads make a brand earn trust and patronage and builds the image of a company.
Therefore, if you are skilled in this area you can make a comfortable salary annually even from home. The beautiful thing is that you can work for different individuals and company. When you are good at what you do, referrals will come.
Do you know how to play a musical instrument? Can you get people into shape? Can you teach computer software packages? Whatever your knowledge or experience, some people will pay you to share that information with them, whether in person or online. Spread the word about what you do online and one-on-one. You will be surprised some persons need your service.
8. Online Teacher
If you love teaching and looking for something that can be done from home, then online tutor jobs are best for you.
Create short 5 – 10 minute videos on any topic or subject that interests you on online learning platforms like Udemy, Skillshare, and Teachable. You get paid for each student that enrolls for your course.
You may also get students on platforms like Teacheron(it is a Nigerian platform).
9. Virtual Assistant
If you are looking for an office job that doesn’t require you to go into an office, becoming a virtual assistant could be a great fit. Tasks will vary depending on the company but can include things like scheduling appointments, data entry, organizing records, email management, social media management, and editing.
Becoming a Virtual Assistant can entail some degree of training or briefing, depending on your qualifications.
However, if you have good communication skills and are capable of using applications like MS Office you can easily get started. If you’re organized and can handle office duties like replying to emails, calendar management, entering data and assisting with social media, then this job is perfect for you.
Your work here is to transcribe audios to words. If you are a good typist, and you may earn some money by typing. Accuracy and good grammar is necessary in transcribing. You may be paid per hour or per words or lines typed.
Companies that employ the services of remote job employees have a way of testing the capacity and capability of the employee.CVS go through proper screening before employment and sometimes a virtual interview might be done depending on the job.
On the job also, the efficiency of the employee is also tested. Therefore, a work from home employees should not take the bait of laziness as it might cause a termination of the work contract.
It takes discipline to freelance and deliver excellently but it really is worth it! So, instead of waiting for a bigger job or complain about your temporary limitations why not give remote job a shot.
Start something and start earning!
Have you handled any work from home job before?
Do share your experience!