Recently, the Corona Virus has forced businesses around the world to carry out their business operations remotely. As a result, almost all employees are now required to work from home. Prior to this, work from home jobs were not considered profitable because of their unusual nature. Interestingly, people now realize that working from home isn’t such a bad idea and that employees can do just as much work from home. However, recent technological advancements have brought about an increase in work from home jobs that are both profitable and legitimate. So in this post, we have outlined ten of the best work from home jobs one can do if you’re on lockdown and social distancing.
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Now, let’s take a look at ten of the best work from home jobs in 2020.
Ten best Work from Home Jobs for 2020
- Blogging: This is one great work from home job that is on the increase these days. People now realize that they can write about their interests or areas of expertise and develop a huge online following. Blogs are great way to teach, post information online or inspire people. To start your personal blog, you will need a website or blogging platform such as WordPress.com. You’ll also need to decide what to write about and how often you write. Our advice is that you write about something you’re passionate about.
- Freelance Proofreading: If you are someone who has an eye for spotting typographical and semantic errors, this job is for you. By definition, it involves reviewing the final draft of a piece of writing to ensure consistency and accuracy in grammar, spelling, punctuation, and formatting.
- Copy Writing: Today, Copy Writers are needed to create content, generate creative ideas and formulate interesting articles for various sites. All you need to start such a job is the drive and passion to create unique content. There are several online platforms that hire Copy Writers. Examples are Fiverr, Upwork, Freelancer and Medium.
- Teaching Online: There is no better time to explore available options to teach online than now, during this Covid-19 lockdown period. This is especially the case if you’re already a licensed teacher. One great thing about online teaching is that you get to choose your work hours and set your lesson plans. You could even setup on-demand video classes on your website or on Youtube.
- Transcription: This is arguably one of the easiest work from home jobs one can do. In its simplest form, it involves listening to audio recordings and typing it out in a Word processor. It is that simple! More advanced requests may include translation of transcribed documents.
- Web Design/Developer: In today’s world, most successful businesses have a website and employ the services of a web designer/developer to update and maintain it. Best of all, it’s a job that can be done remotely. To become a web developer, you will need some technical training but if you are willing to put in the time and effort, it is worth it.
- Social Media Manager: If you’re familiar with advanced social media management, this job may be right for you. In addition to web development, most organizations also need someone to manage their social media platforms, publicity and online adverts. These are some of the duties of a social media manager.
- Graphic Designer: All businesses today need logos, graphics and other creative designs for their products and services. If you have that spark of creativity, this is one job that can bring in a considerable amount of money while working from home.
- Baking and Catering Services: This is a matter of turning your baking skills into a business. If you have a thing for baking or cooking, you can turn that into a business. Despite the fact that there is a lockdown due to the Coronavirus, people still need to eat. In fact, they will gladly pay for you to deliver your food to them while in the comfort of their homes. All you need is a kitchen, and a few friends, neighbors and family who are willing to spread the word.
- Customer Service Representative: Do you have excellent communication skills? Are you reliable enough to attend to customers? Can you market a product and convince a buyer to purchase? If yes, this job may be for you. These days, companies prefer to hire customer service agents who can attend to clients at all hours. As such they are usually on the lookout for people who can work from their home with a good telephone line and reliable internet.
If you are currently on lockdown at home, consider starting out in one of these jobs to keep yourself busy and make some extra money. How are you spending your time at home during this lockdown? Which of these work from home jobs do you think best suits you? As always, leave us a comment; we would love to hear from you
Today’s Funny Quotes
As is our custom, we end today’s post with a funny quote. Today’s funny quote is by Prince Phillip, the Duke of Edinburg and husband to Queen Elizabeth,
When a man opens a car door for his wife, it’s either a new car or a new wife.
Did you find that funny? We did.
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