Back to Work

Learning how to maintain employment when you have kidney disease may help you feel healthier, happier and more financially secure.

RSN’s Back to Work resource page is a compilation of articles and KidneyTalk™ shows with healthcare professional insights and personal stories of success.

Discover how to apply for a job with who companies offer “work-from-home” opportunities and more ways to be your own boss and flex your entrepreneurial muscles without leaving home.

Careers From Home

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.

Sales Opportunities From Home

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.

Ticket to Work Program

More than 180,000 Social Security beneficiaries who have chronic renal failure are eligible for free employment services through the Ticket to Work program.

Companies that offer Remote "Work-from-Home" Opportunities:

Amazon-work from home

Amazon: Search for open jobs in Virtual Locations, Virtual Location.

 

Apple-work from home

Apple Home Adviser: Scroll down toAt Home Advisor Opportunities” at near bottom of the page.

Hilton-work from home

Hilton: Enter “remote” or “virtual” in the upper left “keyword” field. (If not already filled in.)

Humana-work from home

Humana: Select “Virtual/Work At Home” in “Work Environment Type” box at the bottom of the search criteria form.

Neilsen-work from home

Neilsen: Enter “remote” in the location field at the top of the form.

Mozilla-work from home

Mozilla: Search remote opportunities by entering “remote” in the top left “locations” field. (If not already selected.)

Xerox-work from home

Xerox: Select YES in the “Virtual/Work At Home” field at the bottom of the form.

salesforce-work from home

Salesforce: Enter “US Remote” at the top of form in the “Where” field.

Uber-logo

Uber: Feel like getting out of the house? Being an Uber driver might be just the ticket. Click “I have a car” and fill out the form to get started.

Lyft-web

Lyft: Just like Uber, Lyft gets you out and about while you earn some cash. Click “I have a car” and fill out the form to get started.

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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:

Uber-logo

Uber: Feel like getting out of the house? Being an Uber driver might be just the ticket. Click “I have a car” and fill out the form to get started.

Lyft-web

Lyft: Just like Uber, Lyft gets you out and about while you earn some cash. Click “I have a car” and fill out the form to get started.

TaskRabbit-work from home

TaskRabbit: Not just for handymen or heavy lifting. There are opportunities for personal assistants, book keepers and more. Just enter the tasks you can perform on the “become a Tasker” registration form.

Avon-work-from home

If you enjoy skincare, beauty products and wardrobe accessories give Avon a try. You can sell from home or get social by throwing get togethers to sell and promote your business.

 

Etsy-work-from home

Set up a shop to sell your hand-made goods like jewelry, sewing, crochet or knitting projects, woodworking, etc on Etsy.

 

Ebay-work from home

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.

 

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