7 Really Cool Work From Home Jobs

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Many people lead extremely lead busy lives and this has resulted in a demand for people to provide services to busy executives and parents.

This is perfect for a stay at home mom who’s children spend part of the day at school.

A shortage of time for executives and high flying business people coupled with an excess of income has created a hole in the market for some very cool and interesting jobs that are far removed from the work from home jobs you may be used to..

In the following article we’ll look at some of the interesting jobs and services that you can do in the luxury of your own home.



1. Vacation Planner



Your role as a vacation planning counsellor is to work with your clients to ensure that their dream vacation is realized.   You can easily do this role from home as all communication will be done either by phone or through emails.    If you are self-motivated and well organized then you are going to thrive in a position such as this.



2. Wedding Planner


As a wedding planner you will be expected to help the happy couple with ensuring that they get the wedding they want.  Sometimes it means organizing everything, whilst at other times you may only be asked to deal with certain aspects of the happy couples day.   This is a role perfect for those who have good communication skills and enjoy meeting people.  Also perfect for someone who can remain calm even when under pressure and can solve problems quickly and efficiently.



3. Virtual Assistant


A growing number of businesses and individuals are increasingly employing virtual assistants.   The great thing about such positions is that you have the opportunity to work in a variety of different fields. You could of course set yourself up on your own but initially you may want to consider working for a company that then makes you available to their clients. The role is similar to an office based virtual assistant and most of the job performed in an office can be performed in the comfort of your own home.



4. Social Media Manager

As a social media manager you will only need to spend a few hours each week managing each of your clients Facebook or Twitter pages. The great thing of course is that you don’t need to be close to your clients to provide them with service, as you’ll find all the information you need online. However sometimes being close provides you with and advantage as it enables you to create a more personal connection with their target audience.



5. Online Personal Trainer & Nutritionist


As more and more people search online or advice and information about health and fitness it means a new avenue is now open for personal trainers and nutritionist to offer their services through.   There are plenty of tools now available that trainers can use along with their clients to help ensure that the right results are being achieved.



6. Online Tutoring


Distance learning is nothing new, advanced technology including high speed Internet connections along with much more intuitive multimedia software available this has lead to more opportunities for teachers to work from home.    You can of course provide your own private service, however you may want to consider initially working for a company who can provide you with jobs that allow you to work as an online tutor.



7. Private Chef


Fed up with working long hours for little pay?  Well now there are plenty of people who are looking for chefs or good home cooks to prepare entire meals for them simply because they don’t have the time available to do it themselves.   Don’t forget that as well as cooking the meals you are going to have to arrange to deliver them.  Although there may be occasions when your client may ask you to prepare in his or her own home.   But at least now you are the one who decides where you work and how long for.



  1. [email protected] on October 28, 2014 at 7:33 am

    Wanting to know if this is true. I’m a bit skeptical

    • Allison on November 12, 2014 at 11:48 am

      Yes it’s all true you can do all those jobs and many more online

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