The Top 10 Career Fields for Freelance Jobs and Gigs

Know the top 10 fields for freelancing so you can decide which, if any, is a good option for you and your future.

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Guide to Independent Contractor Jobs: Gigs and Freelance Jobs

Many opportunities are available in the rapidly growing field of contracting, also known as freelancing or, for some, consulting.

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Increase Your Income with a Second Job as a Freelancer

Many of us need a part-time second job to fit in with our full-time job. These are the job titles most often associated with part-time employment, including working from home.

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Be Smart About Choosing Job Boards

Criteria for choosing a safe and effective job board.

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How International Job Search Is Different from Job Search at Home

International Job Search Expert Megan Fitzgerald describes how international job search differs from local job search and how to manage them.

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Dreaded Words for New Grads: “Not Qualified”

Recruiter Jeff Lipschultz helps new grads understand how to gain experience to overcome ‘not qualified.’

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How to Find Jobs Using Job Aggregators

Job aggregators collect job postings from thousands of sites for you to search. They are the true job search engines of the Internet.

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Avoid Career Regrets with Smart Company Research

Debra Wheatman describes 4 essential and important kinds of information to research, when evaluating a potential employer.

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Where’s the Money? Researching Private Companies

Parmelee Eastman offers strategies for researching the financial strength of private companies to discover if they are good places to work.

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Find Jobs by Targeting Employers

A key player in your job search is the employer. Pick the best ones for you. Resources for finding those employers are on this page.

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How to Find Jobs Using Online Classified Ads

Online classified ads can be great places to find jobs, particularly craigslist, when used with caution because they are easy and inexpensive for smaller employers to use.

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Volunteering to Increase Job Search Success

Volunteering can be an extremely effective method of re-entering the workforce with many benefits described by Rachelle Lappinen, Job-Hunt’s Working Moms Job Search Expert.

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Competing for Jobs With Older, More Experienced Candidates

Chandlee Bryan, Job-Hunt’s New Grads Job Search Expert, offers 5 strategies for competing successfully with older, more experienced job seekers.

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How to Work Successfully with a Temporary Staffing Firm

To work successfully with a temporary staffing firm understand how they operate, who is your employer, and who will pay you.

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Job Boards for Seasonal Jobs

These job boards offer seasonal jobs for the holidays and other seasons of the year.

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Reaping the Benefits of Temporary Work

Taking a temporary job can have many benefits—they can improve your resume, take you in a new career direction, lead to a permanent job, and more.

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Find Seasonal Work (and Success!) Through a Staffing Service

Expert in Temporary Employment Cathy Reilly explains why a staffing service can be your best source of seasonal temporary jobs.

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Insider Advice on How to Succeed in a Temporary Job

To be successful in your temp job, follow these dos and don’ts shared by recruiters who fill those jobs and keep the employers happy.

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Temporary Work Can Be a Job Audition

Expert in Temporary Employment Cathy A. Reilly explains how being a temp can give you an opportunity to audition for a permanent job by carefully standing out (and being subtle about your goal).

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Guide to Temporary Jobs: What are Temp Jobs & How to Find Them

Temporary employment is an option many people select, voluntarily and involuntarily. Temporary jobs can be great gap fillers and also provide other benefits, like income.

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