social

EmploymentAll Questions Ask a Question Follow

Tips and ideas about finding a job and getting the most out of your unemployment benefits.

Finding a Job (20)Unemployment (1)
Featured Questions

Browse

59 Total Articles   Page 1
Longshoreman at Work

Getting a Job as a LongshoremanThese union positions have a long and honoured history in the US. This page is about getting a job as a longshoreman.

 

Man Working at Home

Rural Work at Home Ideas?This is a page about rural work at home ideas. Working from home may be just the employment option to fit your current needs. However, if you live in a rural area there may be challenges in addition to getting the support of your employer or finding a legitimate work from home company.

 

A woman working a second job at a gift store.

Second Job Ideas?This is a page about second job ideas. Financial constraints may at time require you to get a second job.

 

12 year old mowing a lawn.

Job Ideas for 12 Year Olds?12 year olds are not old enough to work a regular part-time job. There are many jobs they can do for family, friends or neighbors. Get job ideas for a 12 year old in this page.

 

Several coast guard ships at a dock in Miami, FL.

Applying for a TWIC CardThe TWIC card, or Transportation Worker Identification Credential, allows people to work for the Coast Guard or other maritime facilities in the U.S. Applications can be found online and there are many locations nationwide to turn in the paperwork.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

What Are Some Reliable Survey-taking Sites?This question didn't fit in any category, but here goes: Does anyone here participate in online surveys to earn cash/rewards/gift cards? I'm interested in doing this, but I don't know of many sites that are reliable and safe and I thought some of you here would. Right now I'm on surveymonkey and I like it. Also which survey sites should I avoid?

 

Woman surrounded by boxes, getting them ready to send.

Finding Production or Assembly Work You Can Do From Home?Finding work from home jobs, especially non technical ones can be very difficult and not necessarily profitable. Continued diligence may pay off. This is a page about finding production or assembly work you can do from home.

 

Man sitting down to interview looking at resume

Finding a Job with a Felony Charge?Unfortunately, a felony charge can follow you around, damaging your employment opportunities. This is a page about finding a job with a felony charge.

 

Man driving at night in the city.

Driving for UberThis is a page about driving for Uber. If you check local job listings you are apt to find numerous ads for becoming an Uber driver. The pros an cons are clearly laid out in the personal experience essay included in this post.

 

Woman studying for exam with books and computer

Tips for Passing the NBCOT Exam?The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy is for health professionals who treat people recovering from an injury, physical impairment, or mental health issues.This is a page about tips for passing the NBCOT exam.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Finding Tower Climber Jobs?I'm a 20 year old that's looking for a challenging career climbing towers. I've tried Indeed and Monster. What other sources are there for me?

 

Man Working Part-Time Job

Working Part-TimeThis is a page about working part-time. Many people have part time jobs, some to supplement their full time job. Others use it as a way to help add to the family income and still be able to care for children or aging relatives, as well as save on expenses by cooking and cleaning themselves.

 

Advertisement

Background Check

Know What Information Is In Your...This is a page about know what information is in your background check. Many employers will run a background check on a potential new hire. Likewise certain professional licenses also require you to agree to a background check.

 

Pregnant Woman Working from Home

Jobs You Can Do While Pregnant?This is a page about jobs you can do while pregnant. There are many kinds of work that you can continue through a pregnancy.

 

A high school graduate holding a sign that says hire me.

Getting a Job With a High School Diploma?This page is about getting a job with a high school diploma. You may limit your employment opportunities with just a high school education, but your experience and perseverance can help you find a good position.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Free CPR and First Aid Certificates?Anyone know where my young mentoree can obtain free CPR and First Aid certificates? She needs them to work in a daycare center. We are located in the Washington, D.C. area. I have tried the Red Cross and AHA.

 

A woman working from home.

Finding Legitimate Work From Home JobsThis is a page about finding legitimate work from home jobs. Working from home is rewarding but requires discipline, organization and finding just the right opportunity.

 

Finding a Job That Will Pay for School

Finding a Job That Will Pay for SchoolThis is a page about finding a job that will pay for school. The costs of higher education and vocation training are constantly rising.

 

Unemployment Tips

Unemployment TipsThis page contains unemployment tips. You can at times be faced with sudden or long term unemployment.

 

Looking the Classifieds for a Job

Finding a JobThis is a page about finding a job. Finding a job can be a an exciting or daunting process.

 

Woman Working Call Center

Finding Part-time WorkThis is a page about finding part-time work. Sometimes we need to work part time to supplement the family income, in addition to our primary job, or while we are going to school.

 

Finding a First Job, Newspaper with Jobs as the heading

Finding a First JobThis is a page about finding a first job. Finding a job when you have never worked before can be daunting. You will need to know where to look, how to apply and how to present yourself.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Legitimate Jobs as a Mystery Shopper?Does anyone know of a legitimate "mystery shopper" website? I would like to do this but am scared of getting scammed.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Reentering the Job Market?I took time out from having a paying job to raise my child. My husband can't seem to find more than a part-time job. I have a teaching degree, but I would have to take 6 credits and spend about $1000 to renew my license. Should I try to renew my license?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Ideas for Preparing for a Job Interview at a Botanical Garden?I have an interview for an apprenticeship at a prestigious botanical garden on Thursday. Feedback from my last interview recommends extending my knowledge beyond the plants met in my local parks. Please help, I don't know where to begin!

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Website for Determining Your Best Career Choice?Does anyone know of a website that will help someone determine their best career choice? One that maybe offers an aptitude test to help you find what you would enjoy or be good at?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Work From Home: Lifebushido Reviews?Have you ever heard about a company called Lifebushido? Is it a scam? I've tried researching them and I'm already suspicious. My research is getting mixed results. Help!

 

Advertisement

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

State Laws Regarding Splitting Tips?Is it illegal to split tips in Pennsylvania?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Legitimate Home Based Jobs Websites?Are there really jobs online that are not scams or illegal? Can I find a way to make money on the internet from home?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Searching for a Hospital with a RN Program for New Grads?I know this is a lot to ask, but a member of my family is having a very difficult time finding an RN new grad program in South CA. Especially in this type of economy it is very hard to find a hospital that will take in RNs with no experience.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Looking For Ways To Make Money At Home?I live in the country and right now am off work with back trouble and no income. I could use ideas on making money at home.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Career as a Longshoreman vs Merchant Marine?My son is interested in becoming a longshoreman. He was considering becoming a Merchant Mariner, but he wants to try the longshoreman direction. Anyone have any advice as to which is the best avenue?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Searching for Jobs Online?Which website do you recommend to do a job search?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Retaking the Longshoreman UTR Training?I was one of the lucky winners that got my name pulled in the lottery. I went through the orientation, passed my lashing test and when I waited for my name to come up for my UTR training, but it never came up.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Environmental Jobs in China?I work in an environment agency in a central city of China. I hope to find a part-time job at home which can improve my living. I would like a job that can push forward the environment enterprise in our province.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Advice for Changing Careers?I graduated from college in 2001 with a liberal arts degree. I now work as a Disability Claims Specialist but I definitely would rather be in another field that is more rewarding and also give me more of a feeling of self accomplishment and professionalism.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Jobs With Better Income?I am a 24 years old male living in Los Angeles, CA.I am currently living paycheck to paycheck. I have been thinking about going back to school to pursue further education, in the hopes to live a better life. I am looking for suggestions of good paying jobs.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Jobs Working with the Elderly?I am just starting out in the gerontology program and I'm trying to find my place. I would like to work with elderly who are still fairly active and healthy. I have an art and design background, have done construction, love to travel, read and listen, dance and play. Are there opportunities for me?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Longshoreman Jobs in Florida?I am looking for a longshoreman job here in Jacksonville, FL. Can anyone give me tips to find one?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Tips

Write Your Name on Customer's NapkinI am very bad at remembering what my wait person's name is at restaurants. Recently when at a restaurant, I noticed after the waiter placed my soda on the table, that he had printed his name on the paper drink napkin. What a great idea!

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Getting Back Into Nursing Job After a Long Absence?I am an RN in Illinois with a current license. My problem is that I have not worked in the past 9 years. I did speak with 3 nurse recruiters at local hospitals and they all recommended I take a refresher course. None of them could tell me of any so I had to research myself. I found 2 online but you have to arrange your clinical rotation yourself. The other one isn't exactly local and these cost between $1000-2000! I don't have that kind of money.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Cover Letter and Resume Examples?How can I get example cover letters and resumes for waiter and waitress work?

 

Advertisement

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Getting A Job At The Port Of Tacoma?I am a hostler for a large logistics co. How do I get a job at the Port of Tacoma?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Online CNA Course?I'd like to take an online CNA (certified nurses assistant) course, does anyone know where I might find one? Thanks!

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Is It Legal for the Owner to Keep 10 Percent of My Tips?I have a question. I work as a waitress and the owner is the cook. He takes 10 percent of each waitresses tips every night. Is that legal?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Has Anyone Used Cashcrate.com?Does anyone out there go online to try and bring in extra money? I've heard a lot of buzz about cashcrate.com. I went to the site and tried to do some surveys. Don't think I actually filled out a survey. Had to sign up for a bunch of junk email that took about 10 minutes of my time to get paid 40 cents.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Free Resume Template?I am looking for a good resume template. Anyone know where I can find one?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Help Finding Legitimate Survey Websites?Any legitimate web sites to take surveys for gift certificates, free products, etc. without having to jump through hoops? I tried with Eversave and they always want money in order to receive any thing from the survey products!

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Looking For Legitimate "Type-At-Home" Program?Has anyone joined a current "Type-At-Home" program that is legitimate? I'm thinking of joining at www.type-at-home.com. However, I would feel more comfortable if I heard from someone that has knowledge about how it works.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Jobs in New Port Richey, Florida?I am looking for advice about getting a job in New Port Richey, Florida.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Dealing With an Unexpected Job Loss?My husband just lost his job unexpectedly. I work part-time, and we have a 3 year old son. I'm looking for any tips from others who have been through a job loss. Does anyone have any feedback on what you did day-to-day (financially) to help you get through until starting a new job?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Tips

Applying for a Job at Lowe'sCan you fill out application online for job at Lowe's?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Explaining a Gap in My Resume?I am going back to work after an 8 year gap of staying at home. I was at home caring for a family member. I worked as receptionist, office manager and have used switchboards. What I need is advice on what to say during interview for the gap in employment.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Tips

Faxing My Resume to EmployersI'm currently looking for a job and keep finding job postings that say FAX RESUME TO: and no other information. Does anyone know a way of tracing a fax number to its origin? I am nervous about sending my info without further information.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Job Ideas for an Outgoing Person?My son is working in heating and air, and is not really happy with that choice of occupations. He is a very outgoing type of person, and anytime he has ever taken an aptitude test, it always suggests sales. Does anyone have suggestions for him as to what he can do with that kind of personality and people skills? Any brainstorm ideas would help and be of interest.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Tips

Use Caution With Online Marketing Research GroupsIf you belong to online Marketing Research groups and fill out the forms, be careful! The two I belong to are legitimate Online Research companies. They will ask for buying habits and sometimes ask for opinions ...

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Home Based Typist?I am wanting to find out if there is any legitimate business out there who employ typist from their home. Thanks

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Looking for a Job Online?Does anyone know of any job services online that are not a rip off. I am looking for something to do at home and make some extra money. I have looked but most want a start up charge and no promise that it works. Suzie from AK

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

I Need a Summer Job?Hello, I am looking for ideas for a summer job. I am in the 8th grade and not old enough to get most jobs yet. Any ideas? April

 

Tips for Job HuntingWhen job hunting, use the yellow pages. Look up companies in your field, call them and ask if you can fax over your resume and to whose attention. In about 3-4 business days, follow up with a telephone call to the person it was sent to.

 

Asking For A RaiseSometimes asking for a raise is the right thing to do, so don't be discouraged from seeking one! In these post downturn days, it may seem a rather foolhardy proposition to look for a pay raise for a job some bosses may think you should just be grateful to have.

 

Waiter and Waitress Tips and AdviceTips for waiters and waitresses from the ThriftyFun community. Have ever been a waitperson? Post your advice here.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Finding Babysitting Jobs?"I want to start babysitting, but how do I find jobs?" Advice from the ThriftyFun community for babysitters just starting out. Post your own tips here.

 

Resume and appointment for an interview.

Resume and Interview Tips for Job HuntersJob hunting is a very prominent issue right now. There are several things that people can do to help them get on track when hunting.

 

Laptop With Job Offers Coming Out

Think Outside the Box When Job HuntingIn these tough times, we need every edge we can get. Traditional job-hunting methods; pounding the pavement, visiting companies in person to drop off resumes, for example; don't seem to work as well. Why not try thinking "outside the box?"

 

More Featured

Questions

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Finding Jobs On-line?We had to close our family bussines due to economic problems. I have been trying to find a job, but for the moment it is difficult, so I have been trying even to find an online job, but most of them are fake or the best ones are unavailable for my country Albania.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Making Extra Money from Home?Is there any legit ways to make extra money at home with no membership fees?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Looking for Production Work at Home?Does anyone know of production or assembly work at home that you can make good money. I just lost my job on Monday I have 3 kids and I'm single. Due to my learning disability I've noticed a pattern of the same problems at every job I get. I am a hard worker, but I am not fast.

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Finding a Job Stuffing Envelopes?Are there any legit companies that need envelope stuffers and in home mailers?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Finding a Job with a Felony Charge?Need advice on who hires people with a crime on their record like a felony charge?

 

Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Finding Part Time Work?I'm a single mom of soon to be 3 year old twin girls. Their birthday is Jan. 8. But we are not celebrating until Saturday. I have been trying to find something to make just a little extra money so I can get them something and I haven't had any luck. Any info would be greatly appreciated.

 

More Questions
More
😷
Coronavirus Tips
🎃
Halloween Ideas!
🎂
Birthday Ideas!
🌻
Gardening
ThriftyFun on Facebook
ThriftyFun on Pinterest
YouTube
ThriftyFun on Instagram
Enter a Contest
Free Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post

Published by ThriftyFun.
Desktop Page | View Mobile
Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Generated 2020-09-24 09:30:49 in 13 secs. ⛅️️
© 1997-2020 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
https://www.thriftyfun.com/tf/Budget_and_Finance/Employment/index.html