If you are considering your new career options in the new year, we have a suggestion for you. For many people with felonies, finding a job to even work at it is hard enough. But, often finding a job is easier when you consider looking into a new career path. When job recruiters are asked about the best way to job search for convicted felons, the most common theme involves establishing a career.
Taking the focus from working a regular hourly job and turning that to a career choice is so much better for your long term benefit. In an economy where people are struggling to find work, jobs are even harder to come by for people with felonies. It is for this reason that you must mark a career path for yourself and then work to climb a ladder in that career.
One of the most lucrative career choices for people with felonies is the option to become a website designer, programmer or even an affiliate marketer. If you approach these type of work as a career option, and get the education and training you need to learn all facets of the career, then you’ll have more than a job. This could also lead to options for work at home on computers as well.
Many people with felonies find they work best when they have career options that include options to work freelance or as a contractor. With this easy career option as your path for the future, you’ll have many new options open up to you. Get started today by learning all about the certifications and careers in computer programming and internet marking/affiliate programming. This sector is a growing industry that will never have a reason to turn you away because of you felony conviction. Even self-employed contractors in the tech industry are in demand, creating great opportunities for felons to find work rather quickly.
Do you have a passion or craving for shopping? Do you often go shopping and find that you are critiquing the store’s appearance of the service quality of the employees? If so, you may want to consider getting signed up as a certified mystery shopper and engaging in legitimate mystery shopping jobs. While there are many mystery shopping jobs on the market today, you’ll want to be sure that you save time and money by seeking out only those jobs that are legitimate and will give you maximum return on your time and effort.
For many mystery shoppers, the first step in obtaining quality work may be to find jobs that are set up through the MSPA.org program. Of course, being certified through that program will also help you secure a job in this distressed economy. In addition, you may also want to consider looking for jobs that are made available to convicted felons as many of these do not require a set schedule and will be easier to find than other jobs you are considering in the shopping vertical. In addition, be sure to check out blogposts, such as the one by Blogstash.com which provides shopping companies that may be interested in hiring you and how to find the best jobs in the market today. While you may have no experience in mystery shopping, all of these resources will provide you with great opportunities if you are looking for jobs today. Get your mystery certification and you’ll be ready to rock and roll as a mystery shopper.