Side Hustles for College Ladies
When you are in college, it can be a challenge to keep your day job. Your lecturers expect you to pass their exams, just as much as your employer expects your best work. This can be quite stressing for any student, and one of the two commitments is bound to suffer. The best thing to do would be to get a part time job that is less formal and more social. Young women have more opportunities when it comes to this.
You can opt to become a webcam model if you are comfortable enough. It is a fairly simple yet extremely well-paying gig. It requires no capital investment, and can be done in the comfort of your house. You need to know how a webcam works, and have a seductive manner of speech. Ensure you work with an agency that doesn’t force you to disrobe.
There is the job of a waitress. It is easier for those who possess great social skills and enjoy the company of people. If you have shyness or an issue with crowds, you can practice overcoming these, to make the most out of this experience.
You may choose to babysit. Most parents feel comfortable leaving their kids with them. The fact that they are a prime child bearing age means they shall readily take care of the babies. It shall be more lucrative if you manage to babysit for a wealthy family. This the job is not hard to do.
If you are in good shape and attend the gym regularly, you can become a fitness instructor. You can take private clients for personalized lessons. Your freedom to choose your clients will ensure you work with only people who are not creepy. You could also choose to work with women only.
There is also the option of becoming a freelance writer. If you are good with words and can type fairly well, you can have a decent side job anywhere there is an internet connection. You can build up your portfolio by posting articles on blogs, and start getting clients by directing them there. Your people skills will go a long way here.
Another readily available and fairly easy gig is through taking tutoring classes for elementary or middle school students, which will not be difficult for you to do considering the level of difficulty at that stage in education. Your choice of tutoring subjects can be aligned to reflect your areas of specialization.
You could also do data entry and telecommuting, depending on your skill levels. All these require good customer relations skills. The repetitive nature of data entry may be mentally tasking, but if you push through, you will be earning very good pay from such gigs.
Whichever option you find most suitable for you, ensure you get adequately remunerated while balancing your academic commitments.