Work from Home Jobs & Extra Cash – Aug. 27, 2019
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Work from Home Writer/Curator – Inside.com: Work from anywhere. “You don’t need deep experience in technology reporting, but you definitely need a strong writing and journalism background, as well as a strong knowledge of the topic you’re covering. An engaged social media following will be a huge advantage, as you’ll be expected to help grow your newsletter’s audience.”
Why the “Spray and Pray” Job Application Method Rarely Works — When you need a job “yesterday,” it can be tempting to go into rapid-fire mode – shooting resumes and applications out to every job you see. This method is often referred to as “Spray and Pray” — you spray resumes out everywhere and hope and pray you’ll land a job. Chris lays out 4 good reasons why it doesn’t work, and adds 4 tips that do work.
Remote Part-Time Outpatient Medical Coder – Cooper Thomas, LLC: Still recruiting. “Cooper Thomas, LLC, a leading provider of medical coding services to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), has immediate openings for experienced Part-Time Outpatient Coders (Employees and/or 1099’s welcomed to apply) with at least 2 years of experience for part-time remote coding positions. Previous experience with VA is required, whether as a VA employee or with another VA contractor…”
Short Fuse Alert – Survey Takers – Pinecone Research: Got a HS diploma or didn’t finish HS? PineCone needs you. Earn $3 per survey (15-20 mins., typically). They may also send you free products to test. Their minimum age for surveys is 18. We’ve never seen them seek this category of applicants before. Not sure how long it will last, so apply or share quickly if interested.
Work from Home Blog Writer – TCK Publishing: Work from anywhere. Still recruiting. “We are looking for a highly organized Blog Post Writer for our growing book publishing company. This job requires excellent English writing skills. Benefits: Work from home so you don’t have to commute! Choose your work hours whenever you want (40-60 hours per week – you choose)…”
5 Ways (With 25 Links) to Earn Cash While the Kids are at School — If you’ve got some time to spare — or a little downtime between tasks or chores — make some extra cash at these screened sites.
Extra Cash – Get cash rebates on organic food – BerryCart: If you shop organic, or non-GMO, or gluten-free — among other healthy categories — BerryCart’s app will give you cash back on purchases. Just download the free app and get cash via PayPal or (if you prefer) gift cards.
Public Relations and Outreach Specialist – Public Health Institute: Salary $67,267. “Bachelor’s degree in mass communication, journalism, public health, public policy, English, marketing or related or equivalent field. Demonstrated experience with public health/academic/research professionals and content preferred. Demonstrated understanding of racial and social justice work from a communications perspective…”
Get Paid to Watch Videos – MyPoints: Pays cash or (if you prefer) Amazon, Walmart and other gift cards. $5 bonus after five surveys. Another extra-cash option.
Know Atlanta? Get Paid to Write About It – The Infatuation & Zagat: Still recruiting. “If your friends constantly ask you where they should go on a third date, or you’re always tasked with picking the restaurant for a group dinner – you might be our person. We’re looking for local restaurant enthusiasts to help us with our coverage in Atlanta. In this role, you’d be contributing to the site with restaurant reviews and neighborhood/situational guides (i.e. Where To Go On A Date, Where To Eat In Back Bay, The First Timer’s Guide)…”
Writers, No Experience Necessary – Blasting News: If you’d like to get writing experience and earn some extra cash on the side, Blasting News accepts beginning Writers. But income is tied to the number of your readers, so it’s not an overnight solution, but an “earn-as-you-learn” deal.
Get Paid Up to $50 to Download Nielsen’s App – Nielsen (The TV/Radio ratings company) – “For each mobile device you register you will receive up to $50 a year,” the company says. For consumer trend data, Nielsen will pay you to install an undetectable app on your smartphone, computer or tablet. The app follows your web use. Your name is separated from the data, and devices run as usual. User IDs and passwords are not collected, the company adds.
Get Paid for Your Poetry – Rattle: “Rattle publishes unsolicited poetry and translations of poetry. Submissions are open year-round, always welcomed, and always free. Contributors in print receive $100/poem and a complimentary one-year subscription to the magazine. Online contributors receive $50/poem.”
Make Up to $18+/Hr. Delivering in Your Car for Postmates – If you’re looking for a side gig, Postmates is hiring Couriers to make local deliveries in their own cars. You’ll be taking food or merchandise to customers on your own schedule. Pays a median of $19/hr. during peak times, the company says, though the average range appears to be about $9-$15 — depending on location, surge pricing, etc.
Writers to Blog About Philadelphia Flyers – Vox Media: “Broad Street Hockey, the SB Nation blog covering the Philadelphia Flyers, is hiring writers. The writers will be responsible for writing posts about the Flyers on agreed-upon topics and schedules. We have openings for multiple contributors. We’re looking for writers to contribute original analysis and opinion pieces about the Flyers. There is the possibility, though not guaranteed, of gaining credentialed access to the Flyers.”
Take Surveys & Short Polls for Toluna — Toluna pays in points redeemable for PayPal cash or checks, or (if you prefer) gift cards for Amazon, Walmart, Target and other major brands. Daily sweepstakes and other ways to earn are included. Not for core income, but can help with frills or bills.
List Writers – ListVerse: Earn $100 per list of 10 items or more — make it quirky and original!
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