“The ability to work is intimately tied to a person’s sense of self-worth, and the original intent of the Medicare End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Program was to keep patients employed and productive.” -Denise Eilers, BSN, RN
Back to Work
There are a number of careers that allow a person to work from home, many of which can be self taught or require short term classes from local schools, colleges or online courses.
There are many companies that offer careers in sales (Avon, Mary Kay, etc.). You can do this as a side job or even make a career out of it.
Companies that offer Remote "Work-from-Home" Opportunities:
Williams-Sonoma: Seasonal – William Sonoma’s premier Customer Care Center hires warm, friendly, upbeat Sales / Service oriented people to fill their current Seasonal Customer Service Associate positions.
Opportunities to you be your own boss and flex your entrepreneurial muscles while working from home:
Give Taskrabbit a try if you like to get out of the house, but still need flexibility. This is a great way to earn some cash around your own schedule. Jobs in demand are Handyman, Cleaning, Delivery, Moving, Furniture Assembly, and Personal Assistant.
Sell collectibles, furniture or whatever you want on Ebay. There’s a small fee, but transactions are all completely handled and protected by the website. So there is no risk to the sellers and buyers.