Work at Home Ideas

Yes, YOU can work at home and be successful! Figure out what it is you love to do and find a resource that helps you use that passion to work at home.

You will be successful if you work at something you . . . .

do well
believe in
are passionate about
simply enjoy and love to do

Here are a few home business ideas to get you thinking:

Child Care

Perhaps you love taking care of children and get great satisfaction from enriching their lives and watching them grow. You might consider offering Child Care in your home.

Most states have strict guidelines about child care, but offer a lot of services to help those interested in providing quality care.

Contact your local Child Care Administration or Department of Human Resources for guidance. You'll be surprised at the wealth of information provided by these government organizations. They can help you build a successful work at home child care business.

You could acquire some additional help from someone you know who provides at home child care. If not, try looking over some other tools online to get you started.

Assembling Crafts

Maybe your "thing" is some kind of craft or art that you do especially well and love doing.

Thousands of companies outsource work to home workers. Work at home assembling crafts to earn extra money.


How'd you like to Start and Run Your Own Catering Business? Are you passionate about working with food? Do you live to help others?

Secretarial Work

Do you have some secretarial experience? Or maybe you feel like a home secretary already. If this is an area you feel capable in or are willing to learn then you can learn how to start and run a secretarial business from your home.


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Thousands of people just like you are getting into the highly profitable (and fun) business of creating custom gift baskets. Baskets make great personalized gifts for all occasions!

Start your own gift basket business. Work at home creating gift baskets or simply create gift baskets for your family and friends. It's your choice how much you want to make when you have the flexibility of being your own boss.


Work at home? Simply offering your opinion hardly sounds like work. But there are companies that need your opinions and they will pay you for it. Why? The money spent to pay you for your opinion is nothing compared to the billions of dollars they could lose if they haven't researched consumers opinions first.

Could you use an extra $300 to $1,000 a month? You can make good money filling out online surveys sitting at home in your pajamas. It's easier than you think, and SurveyScout can show you how.

Survey Sites

Earn Money and/or Win Money With Your Opinions!

Opinion Outpost

American Consumer Opinion


Work at home and earn money teaching others to quilt or selling your homemade quilts. Quilts can be made for everyday comfort or special ordered for specific occasions or displays. The originality and variety are endless, limited only by your imagination. Create various sizes, shapes, colors, and themes.

Whether you are new to quilting or an experienced quilter, A Beginner's Guide to Quilting has tips and tricks to improve your sewing and quiltmaking skills. This step-by-step guide shows you exactly what to do with clear, easy-to-understand instructions. In addition, the full-color photographs illustrate each step along the way.

Yes! It is easy to make a quilt, and A Beginner's Guide to Quilting takes all of the confusion and frustration out of learning. Your first quilt can look like it has been made by an experienced or professional quilter. Your family will be stunned. You will be the envy of all of your friends when you show them your completed first quilt.

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Business Improvement/Employment Information Resources

Whatever business you decide on, don't forget the internet as a means of promoting and enhancing your home business. The internet is an important marketing tool for business success in today's world. It will be an essential ingredient to business success in the near future. In fact, many believe it is already a must-have marketing tool.

Job Listings at -'s Search Engine visits Corporate websites, indexes and lists Jobs found in them. also features direct Employer Job Listings. Allows users to post Resumes and setup Automated Email Alerts. - Search the best work at home and home business opportunities on the internet. List your site with Work At Home Search Engine today.

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