Gone are the days when you would visit your relatives and they give you some money before you leave from their place or when your mother to get some stuff from the grocery store and you would ask if you can keep the change. Those small savings meant a lot to us as kids. But as we grow we wish to have some extra money or source of income, apart from the pocket money that our parents would give us every month or weekly.
Extra income is required to fulfil our wants and desire. And who doesn’t want some extra money to enjoy their life. Today for everything you need money, either to be at peace or party out loud. To get that extra money students prefer to work part time. Usually students who are away from their parents, prefer opting for part times jobs.
Part time jobs are easy and convenient to do. You can do it in your spare time; you have the flexibility of working hours. Part time jobs can be done online or offline. There are different options available for part time jobs
Online part time jobs:
Online jobs are working from home or from cyber cafe. All you would need is a desktop or laptop and internet connection. Here are a few online part time jobs.
1. Blog writing:
Either you can have your own website or you can write blogs for someone else. Your blogs would include some tips, your own ideas, knowledge share, experiences etc.
2. Content writer:
If you have god command over English and creativity in writing articles it is a good option. You don’t have to work for long hours.
3. Data entry jobs:
There are so many data entry jobs available online. All you need is good typing speed and a reliable and legitimate company for this profile.
4. Playing online games:
Yes you read it right. Some gaming companies need game tester, to play their games and test what all improvement and changes are required.
5. Online survey:
Many companies need survey for their business which would help them know customers preference and interest.
There are few more online jobs that can help you earn an extra income every month.
Offline Part time jobs:
For an offline job you might have to go some work place to work for. Some of the best part time jobs that can be taken up are –
1. BPO or Call centre:
You have a choice of applying for domestic or international BPO depending on your potentials and education qualification. A BPO pays well and have many perks to it.
You can join a company and work as receptionist. Most of the companies work 24*7 now a days. So they need someone to be at reception throughout the day. Or may be at some restaurant etc
3. Offline data entry job:
Some companies require a data entry person who would be required to type daily some amount of papers on computer where in no internet would be required to do so.
4. Server or Waiter:
This is the most common. There are so many fast food chains opening in cities and they have requirement for part time workers too. You have options from Mc Donald’s to KFC, Domino’s to Pizza Hut etc.
If you are good at academics and can handle children, this is the best option. You earn and learn too.
There are many more part time jobs that can be taken up to earn a little extra. Also this can be added to your resume. A good work experience always counts.