Working from home: Top 5 Job For At The House
- Affiliate Marketing
- Affiliate Networks
- Data Entry
- Drop Shipping
- Social Media Marketing
Today we are going discuss the top 5 jobs for working from home. Dramatically, home-based businesses are on the rise now-a-days.
Simultaneously, millions upon millions of people are leaving the work market.
Some blame COVID, and others simply say that COVID forced people to think.
What was there to think about?
Apparently, a lot needs to be discussed on the subject. The conspiracy theories are running rampant everyday.
Nonetheless, whose to say it is a bad thing.
“Without investment there will not be growth, and without growth there will not be employment.”
The Myths Of The Current Workplace Dilemma Are Relentless – Working From Home
Generally speaking, there are many truths about what is going on in the job market since COVID struck in March of 2020.
Incidentally, the first choice was about what jobs were considered essential. In general, doctors, nurses, garbage collectors, and more all sought a position on the list.
For months, employers demonstrated day after day that the jobs for the hardest workers meant nothing.
Under the circumstances, employers expected the same revenue from fewer workers.
Surprisingly, it worked for a minute, but reality set in.
Oh boy did the fireworks begin. Staff began calling out or just flat out quitting. Skeleton crews were everywhere.
For many, the potential to catch COVID was real. For others, working harder for the same pay was a reality too.
At this stage, life had begun taking on a whole new meaning. Moreover, the stimulus money that many was receiving made vacating jobs more palatable.
In doing so, a number of people, hundreds of thousands turn to the internet and other self-employment opportunities.
At this point, people saw opportunities that a they had been overlooking for years. Now, driven to accomplish more, they are relying on themselves as a part of having more.
In fact, they are not wrong because wages have been stagnant since the 1970s with very little upward mobility.
Yes, people are needed for every position available to mankind. Employers would rather overwork and under pay you than give you a living wage.
Profits Over Employees, they say!
And without the government’s stimulus package for businesses, a number of companies would have went under.
Actually, a lot of businesses did suffer great loses and closed doors.
But that is not what we are here about, is it?
Let’s look at 5 jobs we can do from home. Cash outlay is also relevant to the cause.
Astonishingly, small investments with moderate to substantial incomes are always a plus.
“The theory that if wages go up, employment goes down isn’t a physical law like F=MA. It’s a moral law, like ‘Bedtime is 9:00 P.M.'”
Affiliate Marketing As A Work From Home Job
Affiliate marketing is a booming market to get into if you are interested in writing blogs and selling goods online.
There is definitely tons money in the affiliate marketing arena. You can Best believe that super affiliates are born everyday.
However, before you get all jubilant and excited, there are a few truths you should know.
Of which, the most important is that you probably will not get rich quick. There is no windfall waiting to fall into your bank account.
Hold on, let me rephrase that. In my opinion, there is probably a 1: 50,000 chance that one could reach a 5, 6, or 7 figure income.
Be that person with the next best idea and Wealth could come sooner.
That leads me to the next important thing, becoming a success.
Time, hard word, persistence, and patience are all required to become successful as an affiliate marketer.
If you have a realistic plan and a willingness to do what it takes, the possibilities can be endless.
Depending upon the path (I mean platform) you choose, you would potentially have access to everything needed to make your mark.
Take a look at my post on affiliate marketing for beginners. It is important that you do your research. Do not blindly follow anyone into battle.
On average, it could take anywhere from 18 – 36 months to see an in flux of revenue. It is a long-haul game that can leave you bruised.
And it is a battle!
Now that you feel this is not the opportunity for you, let’s get down to the brass tacks.
Affiliate marketing is only as hard as you make it on yourself. Remember, you cannot be ethically challenged either.
Damage your brand, you damage your path to real success. If it is all about the money, then the journey can be short-lived.
Incidentally, operating from a trustworthy place is essential to the cause. You will reap what ever you sow.
Affiliate Networks Has A Deal To Offer
While generate significant revenue online, an affiliate network is a successful marketing strategy used to drive sales.
Both businesses and affiliate marketers can find the arrangement extremely beneficial to one another.
“According to an industry review on affiliate marketing, affiliate networks are in a period of growth — with 7 in 10 advertisers stating that they intend to increase their affiliate marketing spend in the next few years,” as stated by Usman Raza at Pole Position Marketing.
Amazon, Awin, and ShareASale are but a few affiliate marketing networks in the fray.
Amazingly, using a similar business model as affiliate marketing, joining affiliate networks grants you access to unsellable products.
All without the headaches of inventory, sales staff, or other overhead associated with selling stuff.
Earning A Commission
Within hundreds of thousands of products available online. This is similar to drop shipping which will be discussing later.
With an affiliate network, you simply earn a commission for driving traffic through these intricate networks using links specially designed for each affiliate.
Commissions can range from 2% to 50% per sale. Product, company, and circumstance make all the difference.
Affiliates can fall into three distinct buckets: 1) low margin; 2) the happy median; or the high-end bucket.
Ironically, 80% of new marketer fall into a gap between the low and median buckets. Then the 15% are the more seasoned marketers who are just becoming good at the game.
Reluctantly, that high-end buckets is for the real warriors that are risk takers. Not really!
Mischievously, I am trying to picture you facial expressions after reading that. Surprise!
This final bucket is for those who have figured things out. Multiple revenue streams, their money is working for them, and they are true to the wealth card.
You too can join their ranks if you are willing to work for it.
Data Entry, Old But Not Forgotten
Data entry is the second oldest thing since computers. Someone has always been needed to apply those keystrokes.
Still much in demand today, data entry will almost forever be an indispensable chore.
But if I typed 95 I WPM (words per minute), I would be one data entering executive.
Since the not so recent changes in the HIPPA laws, there has been a push to computerize records around the world.
All of this technology and someone still has to type. Go figure.
Medical coding and billing is one of the most high demand jobs. The number of records, documents, and more to be transcribed would surprise you.
A computer, telephone, and fax machine are the only outlay for this type of business opportunity.
In some instances, you can work from anywhere in the world with a good high-speed internet connection.
Sounds like a plan!
“My biggest motivation? Just to keep challenging myself. I see life almost like one long University education that I never had — everyday I’m learning something new.”
Is Drop Shipping A Safe Bet For Entrepreneurs?
Drop shipping can take on a couple of paths. The simplest one is the Amazon model.
Drop shipping is an order fulfillment process that allows e-commerce businesses to take a hands off approach to procuring, storing, and shipping products to a buyer.
This method of selling appeals to entrepreneurs in the are of benefiting from low overhead and low capital investments.
Needless to say, it can come at a cost.
E-commerce is very competitive field to play on. Drop shipping often appeals to entrepreneurs looking to earn money off of generic products.
Unfortunately, it can curb chances to build a brand or distinguish products.
Businesses that use drop shipping for the most part end up competing on price, which leads to low profit margins.
One major drawback to this arrangement is that as the seller, you handle the customer service, returns, and complaints.
To many, that headache is negligible. Naturally, the quality of the product and the service provided has a lot to do with it.
The fact that you have no control over the quality of a product, you leave yourself vulnerable.
Yes, some businesses believe the good in drop shipping outweighs any negative issues they may encounter.
Social Media Marketing As A Part-time Gig
Social media marketing is a total sum game. Wheeling and dealing across social media networks has proven to be a gold mine for some.
If you are a people person, then this may be right for you.
Moreover, you can prove effective across several platforms or you can opt to become great on just one.
In steps to virtual personal assistant who handles all of the social media shenanigans.
Keeping prescribed posts updated, responding to posts, direct messages, etc. OpenDoor commonly refer to them as social media managers.
With a salary ranging from $39,793 to $143,581, proving your worth could be a challenge. This high paced craft could leave you wanting.
This is not the same thing as an influencer, who makes money referring products or services.
They are the personality while as a social media manager, you build someone else’s personality or brand.
It is okay to start small and learn the game.
Become the butterfly!
In summary, the five work from home jobs covered here are but a small sampling of what is available out there.
As I said earlier, there is always something to sell and things that people are willing to buy.
In essence, do you research and try business ventures that appeal to you. Perhaps find several irons to put on the fire.
Affiliate marketing and affiliate networks can be a low cost venture to pursue. If it costs you more than a couple hundred a month, you may be getting robbed.
Fill in the blanks, know what is being offered up front.
Indeed, 6 – 12 months is too long to out the choice was not a good fit.
In addition, 18 – 36 months is a long time to wait for big money to come in. Just know what is in store.
As discussed in my article, additional factors will play a part as well. Always find sources of credible information to follow.
If you have excellent typing skills, a computer, a telephone, and fax machine then data entry could be calling you.
Time. Persistence, and Patience
Moreover, the need for data entry personnel will be available for ever or so it seems.
Seemingly, drop shipping is a little riskier than anything else in this article. Nonetheless, some find it worth the gamble.
Remember, you are signing on to be customer service, deal with returns, and handle complaints.
Social media gurus are making millions to teach you how to become a social media manager.
You, in turn, can command a modest income once the proper skill level is achieved. Then on to become an influencer for the final finale.
Whatever your poison, give it your best and become the best you possible.
And I close out by saying, we need what we need!
If we keep our minds right, we can keep our bodies tight!
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