My last job caused a lot of grief, so did all the jobs before it. At first, I thought I was just bad at, well, jobs.
I saw a therapist and I just got out of my third session with a career counselor. In all this, I’ve learned that professionals don’t have answers for me. That means I’ll have to find my own answers, and I need help in figuring out where to start looking for offbeat jobs.
Job boards are nice, but so are brilliant sites like Offbeat Home & Life, where lots of people who live unusual lives can come together and generate ideas.
Where do people go to talk about offbeat careers? Something outside the cubicle, outside of sales, anything that’s just different? ANY resources are welcome. –LydiaB
Ariel wrote an awesome piece on how to find freelance work-from-home gigs. We’ve talked about staying positive in a job you hate. And even quitting your day job to start your own business. But, it sounds like in the meantime, you may want to read this post on surviving un-or-under-employment, while you wait for the Homie to offer up even more advice…
What’chu got, Homies? Where do you find offbeat jobs?