4 Companies Where Work-From-Home Dreams Are Real
Want to work-from-home, but your boss won't budge? These 4 major companies will help you achieve that #pajamasallday life!
Careers can happen at home, and has for more than 8000 of Xerox's home-based employees for more than 30 years. The company's "Virtual Office Program" offers a variety of positions from administrative support to tech support. The "Heroes@Home" program hires qualified veterans and military spouses for work-from-home opportunities, too. Some are even leadership roles—all from home!
Creative types can find freedom, work happy, and make a difference in women's lives as a Stich Fix Stylist. The personal style service that caters to an individual's tastes, needs and lifestyle by merging technology and personal styling hires part-time remote stylists from Cleveland to San Francisco. You'll also be joining an engaged community of stylists who share your love of the flex life.
If you know, or even own an Apple product (or five), consider the "Apple at Home Advisor" program. When customers have questions about their Apple device, you'll be the person they talk to. Paid training and equipment, which includes iMac, is provided, benefits like paid time away—even if you work part-time—are on the table, and opportunities to advance into higher positions like At Home Team Manager and At Home Area Manager are possible.
There are tons of jobs on the internet claiming to be THE work-from-home dream opportunity, but many are actually scams. FlexJobs does the research for you, and only posts vetted part-time, telecommuting and freelance jobs to its site in a wide range of industries. With the Better Business Bureau's seal of approval, you can apply to legit flexible opportunities that interest you worry-free. There is a fee to use the site (more info on this bit)