Work from home has been on the rise in 2020, all thanks to the global pandemic. While remote working may not be new for many workers, it's new for those who have to work from home for the very first time because of the prevailing lockdown situation. Having said that, working from home is possible with or without a pandemic. A huge credit for this possibility goes to the Internet becoming available at a mass scale. A good Internet connection and the basics of technological know-how are all you need to land a good work from home job.
The amount of growth with a work from home job is the same as an office job. The work is pretty serious too. But working from home has plenty of benefits that a regular office going job will never be able to give. First things first, flexible working hours are what make work from home jobs stand out and apart from the rest. Another huge benefit is that it is less costly. You most likely already have a decent Internet connection and a computer, and that is all you need. Expenses are saved in the areas of transportation and commuting especially.
The biggest perk of working from home is that you get the time you need for yourself. Since work hours can be flexible, you can eat or drink whenever you want. You can also spend time with your friends and family or relax while you work. If you're someone with multiple careers or with the habit of multitasking, a work from home job is your best fit. Say you have an interest in multiple fields, so you can go for freelancing even. But work home jobs aren't just limited to freelancing, regular work from home jobs are now extremely common, with or without a pandemic.
At the end of the day or maybe the week or the month, you will also be getting paid as much as in a regular office job. You can also go for multiple jobs if it is allowed and you find them manageable. It's best for people who are creative entrepreneurs, like artists and writers in particular. And work from home jobs is now available across all kinds of fields, from arts to IT to medical and so on. Since they usually like being flexible with their work. The infographic below lists everything you need to know about working from home, as well as some work from home jobs that really pay well. It also features employee and employer benefits and a few websites where you can look for remote jobs.
Infographic by: Emoovio