Employer AlertsApril 17, 2015

FREE IT and Transcription Telecommute Job Openings

Editor’s Note: As of April 17, 2015, the following employer contact telecommute job openings compiled by our Employer Services Department remain available; however, we cannot guarantee the same for next week or even tomorrow. Most employers filling a telecommute position receive hundreds of applicant emails within the first week. If you want to be in

Expert InsightApril 15, 2015

4 Essential Job Skills for Any Industry

Higher education, on-the-job training, and professional development will provide you with job skills tailored to your line of work, but our list of essential job skills will benefit you in any industry.  Computer literacy. In the information age, basic computer knowledge is as essential to job success as the computer itself is to telecommuting. However, basic

Inspiration & MotivationApril 14, 2015

One kernel is felt in a hogshead; one drop of water helps to swell the ocean; a spark of fire helps to give light to the world. None are too small, too feeble, too poor to be of service. Think of this and act. – Hannah More

Telecommuting SurvivalApril 13, 2015

Being Productive Is Hard!

Struggling to stay on task? Utilize these strategies for mitigating a productivity slump.  Don’t work in a mess. There’s a reason that “mess” rhymes with “stress.” It’s hard to be productive when you’re surrounded by clutter and cannot focus. Take a proactive approach to cleaning and pick up messes as they happen. Set aside time

Employer AlertsApril 10, 2015

4 FREE No Travel Telecommute Job Leads

Editor’s Note: As of April 10, 2015, all of the following telecommute jobs remain available; however, we cannot guarantee the same for next week or even tomorrow. Most employers filling a telecommute position receive hundreds of applicant emails within the first week. Apply as soon as possible!  Over the past week, the Virtual Vocations Employer Services Department

Home Office TipsApril 8, 2015

Allergy Proofing Your Home Office

Our allergy proofing tips are nothing to sneeze at!  Spring is a welcome change from winter for most of us, but if you’re a telecommuter and allergy sufferer, this can be rough time of year. Keep your body healthy so you can keep your productivity high by implementing these simple fixes to hold allergens at bay in your

ArticlesApril 7, 2015

Happiness is an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same. – Carlos Castaneda

Expert InsightApril 6, 2015

How to Quickly Blossom into a More Hirable Job Seeker

Spring has sprung, but if you’re a job seeker whose hirability still feels frozen in an eternal winter these tips will help your job search blossom into a job offer.  Recharge your online presence. Dust off your social media profiles by updating your contact information, deleting or hiding inappropriate messages and photos from your wall,

Employer AlertsApril 3, 2015

10 Eggcellent Telecommute Jobs Available Now!

Editor’s Note: As of April 3, 2015, all of the following telecommute jobs remain available; however, we cannot guarantee the same for next week or even tomorrow. Most employers filling a telecommute position receive hundreds of applicant emails within the first week. Apply as soon as possible!  What could be better than an Easter basket filled with

Telecommuting SurvivalApril 2, 2015

5 Tricks to Get Hopping in the Morning

Do you feel sluggish in the morning? These five tricks will help you cut back on the coffee and get hopping toward a productive day! Go to bed early. It’s the obvious answer, but so many of us forget to go to turn in at a decent hour. You’ll be much more refreshed and energized

HolidaysApril 1, 2015

Virtual Vocations Staff to Start Commuting to Work

Despite the more than 8,000 tons of pollutants and $14 million miles saved during Mobile Work Exchange’s Telework Week 2014, and the simple fact that Virtual Vocations’ staff works from home 100% of the time, the Virtual Vocations team is overjoyed to start commuting to work once again.  “It just makes the most sense,” Virtual

Expert InsightMarch 31, 2015

Make Your Telecommute Job Hunt More Colorful

Bored with job hunting? Just in time for Easter, we have tips to make job searching more colorful! If you’re ready to wash your hands of the repetitive process of looking for work, we hope these job hunting strategies will brighten your experience and lead you to the golden egg of job offers: Talk to

Expert InsightMarch 30, 2015

Telecommute Industries for the Easter Bunny’s Offseason

With Easter less than a week away, a certain rabbit should start thinking about how he can keep his bank account hopping during the offseason. Here are four telecommute career categories the Easter Bunny should explore:  Collections The master of hunting Easter eggs should have no difficulty excelling in Collections. Collection professionals are charged with recovering debts,