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2014-09-16 23:12:03

New data details the biggest industries for contract work and which companies are hiring. Boulder, CO, (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 In conjunction with the launch of its 100 Days on Freelance Jobs campaign, FlexJobs has analyzed the freelance job listings in its flexible job database to determine the top 55 companies hiring for freelance jobs. With freelancers now representing 34 percent of the U.S. workforce, according to a new study from the Freelancers Union, these 55 companies show the...

2014-08-12 23:08:57

FlexJobs ranks the top 50 job categories that offer the most work-from-home jobs with part-time schedules. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 For job seekers looking to work from home on a part-time basis, FlexJobs has identified the top 50 job categories that had the most open positions in the last year. The list was compiled by analyzing job listing data from September 2013 through July 2014 for jobs that offered part-time hours and the option to work from home. According to...

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2014-07-28 23:08:28

FlexJobs names a multitude of unexpected occupations that allow the option to work remotely, have a flexible schedule, work part-time, or work as a freelancer. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 FlexJobs’ research staff has uncovered a variety of jobs that allow flexible work options, like working from home or part-time hours, since the company's founding in 2007. Today, the award-winning job board announced an ongoing compilation of the most surprising jobs that offer flexibility. Readers...

2014-07-14 23:06:50

FlexJobs has identified the companies with the most telecommute-friendly job postings in the past 30 days. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 FlexJobs analyzed recent work-from-home job listings to determine the companies that posted the most opportunities from June 5–July 5, 2014. Based on data from over 25,000 companies, the top 25 employers with the most available at-home positions were: 1....

2014-06-16 23:09:04

Career expert Alexandra Levit dispels the untruths and misconceptions regarding what it can mean to work from home. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Despite the 118 percent growth in work-from-home opportunities over the last year, career expert Alexandra Levit finds there are still historical stigmas and myths that surround telecommuting. “Even though working from home is a more common business practice, pervasive myths and lies about telecommuting still persist,” Levit told...

2014-06-02 23:08:49

FlexJobs lists the top colleges and universities that offer alternative work arrangements for their staff. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 FlexJobs has identified the top universities that list jobs with some type of flexibility, including working from home, flexible scheduling, part-time hours, and freelance contracts. These traditional four-year schools posted the largest number of flexible jobs between April 2013 and April 2014, according to data analyzed from the FlexJobs database....

2014-05-19 23:02:30

FlexJobs data identifies which parts of the country have the most residents searching for remote jobs. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 FlexJobs has identified the top states where job seekers are looking to find a job they can do from home or remotely. The job search site analyzed job seeker data from February, March, and April 2014 to determine which states had the most job seekers interested in working from home. Based on that data, these 10 states have the most job seekers actively...

2014-05-07 23:09:45

Teaming up with career experts, the flexible job listing site is offering daily support, tips, and advice to help women find employment that supports work-life balance. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 In celebration of Mother’s Day, FlexJobs kicks off "100 Days of Jobs for Moms," a free campaign to help mothers at all stages of their careers find jobs that are more family friendly. For 100 days, FlexJobs will provide dedicated job search articles, expert tips, and industry...

2014-04-14 23:04:03

FlexJobs details the growth over the last year in professional work that can be done from home regardless of location. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Remote jobs for professionals grew 118 percent last year, according to new analysis by FlexJobs, a company that specializes in remote job listings and the online job market. The data analyzed by FlexJobs compared the number of professional-level jobs that allow people to work from home posted in 2012 versus 2013. "The growth in...

2014-04-02 23:01:13

FlexJobs reveals popular virtual employment careers with frequent opportunities historically. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 FlexJobs has identified 20 work-from-home job titles that appear regularly as positions needing to be filled by employers. The list is based on job titles assigned to the thousands of work-from-home job listings that have been researched and screened by a team of trained job researchers at FlexJobs. “When people think of work-from-home jobs, there is often a...


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