All of us need money and we would love to work from where we are to reduce travel and other related costs. However, many part-time jobs around us either pay insufficient income or compel us to travel to work, which means we invest our time while the pay is inadequate.
The good news is that there are many jobs out there for each one of your specific field of study and that pay well while giving you an opportunity to gain practical skills. for these jobs, you do not need to travel, you can work from your home or wherever you are if you have access to a computer, internet, and power. These jobs are called freelance jobs or online jobs and they are things that you need to explore. At college or university, time is money and it would be better to have a job that pays sufficiently while not requiring you to commute and at the same time help you develop professional skills that will make your CV interesting to employers.
Online or freelance jobs are many if you understand how they operate and where to search for them. With the issue of unemployment in Kenya, it would be a positive move for you to find an online job to cater for your needs, particularly because you have the required skills to work. Your skills are valuable and do not underestimate them. Many people out there are willing to pay you to complete tasks based on your current skills. Freelance job boards like freelancer, Up work as well as other practicing freelancers have numerous tasks that can allow you to earn from your skills. these jobs do not require high-level skills, they just need entry level skills and are easy to accomplish.
Examples of available jobs encompass editing pieces of writing for grammatical and other small mistakes, copywriting, ghostwriting, academic writing, data entry, participation in surveys, form filling and much more. All these jobs can be accomplished through the internet. if you can work online, why not try? Working online also demonstrates that you possess the initiative and professionalism required by employers. Your CV should not just be good, but good content must also support it. Working online is another way of adding experience to your CV, which you can customize to various fields or employers.
In turn, this would be a positive step that would add to any part time job you have without committing most of your time. This will give you an opportunity to sharpen your current skills while attempting new things. It is one way of understanding how sharp your skills are or how good you are at your field of study.
However, you cannot just start to work online without learning how the online work functions. You must learn about what it takes to be an online worker as well as what you will gain by working online. Working online does not mean that you quit your current job, it means that you have an opportunity to earn more while sharpening your skills at the same time.