Part Time Jobs

  • The Best Part-Time Jobs for Full-Time Moms

    The Best Part-Time Jobs for Full-Time Moms

    You need to start bringing home a little extra bacon for your family, but you also need to be available when your kids wake from their nap or get home from school. Not to worry. You don't have to sign up for the overnight night shift to work around your kids' schedule. Herewith, eight part-time jobs that pay... Continue Reading

  • Now Hiring: US Census Workers

    Now Hiring: US Census Workers

    If you need a job and are good with people and numbers, the government might have work for you. The U.S. Census Bureau just began the process of hiring more than one million temporary workers for its 2010 population count. If hired, you'll get good pay, flexible hours, paid training, mileage reimbursement and... Continue Reading

  • Can a Full-Time Mom Work Part-Time?

    Can a Full-Time Mom Work Part-Time?

    by Karen Salmansohn, Columnist for A.M.-N.Y. Working mother -- Isn't that redundant? Even today's most savvy mom can feel confused about the benefits and trade-offs that come with working part-time. If you're considering cutting back to a more "flexible" schedule, here's the inside scoop. 1. Be ready not... Continue Reading

  • 'Tis the Season for Winter Temp Jobs

    'Tis the Season for Winter Temp Jobs

    Leaves turning scarlet don't just herald the coming of fall – they signal the start of seasonal hiring for winter jobs. Recession or no, many businesses must staff up, either to maximize sales during the critical holiday selling season or to get their business off to a good start in 2010. With... Continue Reading

  • Santa's hiring, sort of: UPS hiring seasonal workers

    Santa's hiring, sort of: UPS hiring seasonal workers

    Santa Claus may have enough elves helping him make toys, but with an entire globe to deliver to, he's getting some help from UPS. UPS is looking for seasonal workers for the holidays and often beyond, according to its Web site. It's hiring 50,000 seasonal package handlers and drivers' helpers, down from... Continue Reading

  • 6 Seasonal Jobs You Never Thought Of

    6 Seasonal Jobs You Never Thought Of

    What do you do during the winter months? Celebrate some holidays? Prepare to adopt a healthier lifestyle on January 1? Wrap yourself in an electric blanket and cry until spring thaws all the ice? Many people use these frosty months to find new work or take on temporary jobs because they've got some extra... Continue Reading

  • 7 Unusual Work From Home Jobs

    7 Unusual Work From Home Jobs

    By Carol Tice Time was, you had to be a graphic designer, a consultant or a freelance copywriter if you wanted to ditch your cubicle and make money in your pajamas. But advances in technology have brought work-from-home jobs to nearly every business sector. If you're ready to trade your morning car-commute for a... Continue Reading

  • Best Part Time Jobs for 2009

    One way to boost your bank account is to take on a part-time job, which is defined as a position that requires working fewer than 35 hours per week, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. There are currently 25.5 million part time workers, according to the BLS. In November 2008, the number of people who... Continue Reading

  • Best Part-Time Jobs for Perks

    Best Part-Time Jobs for Perks

    Angelique H. Caffrey Part-time jobs don't have to mean puny perks. In fact, these popular half-time positions offer employees plenty of advantages beyond a paycheck. Continue Reading

  • How to Earn Side Cash While Job Hunting

    How to Earn Side Cash While Job Hunting

    So, you're looking for a job. You're not alone, and right now it's safe to bet that it'll take a little longer than usual before you score the position you want. What can you do in the meantime to earn a little side cash, pay the bills and maybe have a little fun to boot? Before you start a part-time job,... Continue Reading

  • Landing a Part-time Job

    Gerri Willis, CNN NEW YORK -- There are over 11 and a half million people looking for jobs. And almost 8 million people have settled for a part-time job, simply because they couldn't find a full-time position. If you're unemployed, should you consider getting a part-time job? Continue Reading

  • Companies That Hire Part-Time Workers

    Companies That Hire Part-Time Workers

    Updated October 2009 By Molly Hallman, Payscale.com Can you imagine how simple your life would be if you never had to drive to work? If you have the self-discipline to work from home, the right opportunity could help you get back those commute hours and gain some extra time each day to do whatever you... Continue Reading

  • How to Fit in a Part-Time Job ... When You're Already Working Full-Time

    How to Fit in a Part-Time Job ... When You're Already Working Full-Time

    CareerBuilder.com When you're already working eight-plus hours per day, the last thing you really want to do is put on a happy face and go to another job. But in today's tough economy, some workers don't have a choice. "I work two jobs because I need the money in this economy. My full-time-job salary goes... Continue Reading

  • 10 Companies That Hire Part-Time Workers

    10 Companies That Hire Part-Time Workers

    By Rachel Zupek, CareerBuilder.com writer For many people, working part time is a necessity -- not a choice. Perhaps they have to work part time in order to make ends meet, but did you know that almost 1.5 million people are working part time because they were unable to find full-time jobs? In November 2008,... Continue Reading

  • Best Part-Time Jobs for 2009

    Best Part-Time Jobs for 2009

    CareerBuilder.com The new year is often tantamount with resolutions, goals and hope for a good year, personally and professionally. One way to make those hopes a reality is to improve your financial situation. But how can that happen when so many people are getting laid off and companies are cutting budgets,... Continue Reading

  • Part-Time Jobs With Benefits

    Part-Time Jobs With Benefits

    Wouldn't it be great if you could work part-time and still be eligible for company benefits? Well there are plenty of opportunities out there that let you do exactly that. Just because you don't work a 40-hour workweek, doesn't mean you have to sell your soul and come up empty-handed in the benefits... Continue Reading

  • When Money's Tight: Second-Job Tips

    When Money's Tight: Second-Job Tips

    Whether for money or experience, 17 percent of Americans work more than one job. There is much to be gained from taking on a second job. Besides the obvious monetary rewards, second jobs can boost your credentials and possibly lead you down the path to a new career. A Church Position Can Fill Many... Continue Reading