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.
Work-from-Home Employee Resources
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.