By Holly Reisem Hanna Back when I was in college, I worked for a telemarketing company.
One last word of caution, the chat agent jobs for phone actresses are sex chat operators — just want you to be aware of what you’re applying for if you run across these.
Adult chat is for people that like to flirt and talk about sex with strangers.
It's a great way to meet new people as it's far less intense than meeting people in the flesh.
While a lot of work at home jobs are phone-based, the Internet has opened up a new breed of customer service that does not require being on the phone.
In fact, live customer service chat is becoming more and more popular everyday.
Some of these chat positions do require background knowledge of a specific area, and many of them do require you to type a certain number of words per minute, so make sure you read all of the criteria before applying.
If you want to work from home as a chat agent, here are 9 companies to check out.
Apple Care – Advisor Looking for more chat agent jobs?
Check out Flex Jobs and Indeed — they have lots to choose from.
Just make sure that you fully read the job description. Please be aware that we only promote advertising from companies that we feel we can legitimately recommend to our readers.
Many of these jobs do require some phone time, so if you’re against being on the phone, you’ll want to make sure that the position is 100% online chat. Please see our disclosure policy for further information.