Work-from-Home Employee Resources

You’ve made the decision to work from home and started exploring your options online. Immediately you discover there are hundreds of “get-rich-quick” invitations flooding your screen. Suddenly, finding legitimate work from home employment becomes daunting. If the job sounds too good to be true, it probably is. 

Here are some resources to help guide you in your search for work-from-home opportunities:
  • Legitimate Opportunities to Work-from-Home: The Employment and Education Centre, in collaboration with the Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling (CERIC), put together an excellent resource to help work-from-home job seekers in Canada explore valid employment opportunities.
  • FlexJobs: Based on years of researching companies that hire for telecommuting, part-time, flextime, or freelance jobs, FlexJobs has compiled a list of 100 companies located in Canada that specifically have hired for jobs with at least one of these flexible working options. Note: Placement agencies are included on this list.
  • FlexJobs Blog: This blog managed by FlexJobs, a company that manages an online job board dedicated strictly to flexible employment opportunities, is full of great information for workers looking for flexible employment opportunities.