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Best Jobs for Introverts and People Who Like to Be Alone 100

Introverts have unique strengths and abilities – as you’ll see in this list of the best jobs for introverts and people who like to work alone. I also included a quick “introversion personality test” for people with introverted traits, to help with your job search. “I’m glad you researched these career possibilities and job types,” said Zora in response to 10 […]

Am I an Introvert Extrovert Quiz

25 Odd Jobs and Hobbies That Make Money in Creative Ways 1

These “odd jobs” and hobbies are also the most unusual careers and creative ways to make money. Why drag yourself to to work every day when you can be enchanted by your job? In How to Start a Life History Writing Business, I describe how I turned my writing hobby into an actual career. Writing memoirs or life histories can […]

Unusual Jobs Creative Ways to Make Money

Help Finding Part Time Jobs for Seniors and Retirees

Whether you’re searching for work because you need money or social interaction, here’s what you need to know about finding part time jobs for seniors and retirees. I was compelled to compile this list of job opportunities for a retired reader, who said… “I’ve always dreamed of being a writer, and getting published in national magazines and newspapers,” says Debbie on Freelance Writing […]

part time jobs for retirees seniors

12 Employee Appreciation Gifts That Will Make Your Staff Happy

Happy staff members are productive and positive! These employee appreciation gift ideas will make your online shopping excursion fast and easy. Many of these gifts can be bought in bulk – and yet they are personalized so each staff member will appreciate both the fairness and the thought you put into his or her gift. “I’m a manager of an […]

thank you gifts for employees staff

10 Highest Paying Jobs for College Students 9

This list of the highest paying jobs for university and college students will help you find work. I also share a few tips on how to get hired and things to remember when you’re looking for employment as a college student. You may be tempted to start your own business or work from home, because both jobs could pay more money than a […]

Highest Paying Jobs for College Students

How to Find Your Dream Job – No Matter How Old You Are 9

Tinker, tailor, soldier, spy? These 5 steps to finding your dream job will help you figure out where you’d happily work today, tomorrow, and beyond retirement. “My dream job is working with animals,” says Kathy on Best Jobs for Introverts and People Who Like to Be Alone. “But I never went to veterinarian school, which is something I regret, but now […]

How to Find Your Dream Job

What You Need to Know About Making a Career Change at 40 55

Changing careers when you’re older than forty is a big decision; these 10 tips summarize what you need to know about making a career change at 40. Robert Herjavec and Richard Bolles are bestselling authors and successful businessmen who share career advice, cautions and strategies for switching jobs. “Start by being honest with yourself,” writes businessman, bestselling author, and Shark […]

What You Need to Know About Making a Career Change at 40