Search SEARCH

What kind of entry level jobs are there for people with bad speaking skills?

You know some of us been shy all our lives and don't talk much, so our language skills are bad even if we are adults. The only thing i find in newspapers, etc .. are RECEPTIONIST jobs, but they wouldn't like a person like me who is going to mess up all the time and doesn't have much personality. Been to school and everything , i have skills.. but all the jobs seem to be for talkative people only. even a basic office assistant job. In fact i had a few Temp. office assistant jobs before and they hated me and then got rid of me because i didnd't fit in with all the other non stop talkers.

Asked By: bestos22 - 2/5/2007
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Data Entry would be your best bet. You don't have to speak with anyone, just enter data into a computer system. The payrate for data entry tends to be $10-$13 depending on experience and type of data entry. Most banks need great amount of data entry employees.
Answered By: cooling1981 - 2/5/2007
Additional Answers (7)
Maybe you can ask questions on yahoo answers for a job. Its obvious you don't need language skills for that.
Answered By: T.W - 2/5/2007
 
try being a mime
Answered By: Robert P - 2/5/2007
 
Try a call centre every time i try and get help on something i get people who cant speak english so I guess they hire.
Answered By: ice_princess - 2/5/2007
 
Sounds to me like your true problem is confidence or lack of it,you need to believe in yourself and be more assertive... More
Answered By: DanUK - 2/5/2007
 
Why don't you sign up for a public speaking class and develop your communication skills....I think that you will see that good communication skills are essential in almost every job
Answered By: angihorn2006 - 2/5/2007
 
Learning to talk is learning to live and function in our modern world. You can go to school and get help if you have a problem. But you need to learn to speak well if you are going to go anywhere in life... More
Answered By: grounded_firmly - 2/5/2007
 
Did the agency pull you out of that assignment? I never heard such a thing in which you get yanked out of an assignment for not talking! I am a temp and whenever I am on assignment, they would tell me how many days the project is going to last. A few times it was a mismatch. I am the quiet one as well and I don't have... More
Answered By: margaretfong2 - 2/5/2007
 
Sponsored results
New job opportunities added daily. Search Virginia jobs now!
VirginiaJobNetwork.com
Over 482 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $19-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
LocalJobs.Quick-Jobs.com
Earn $95/hr Bookkeeping Right From Home. Free Video Explains All!
Accounting-and-Bookkeeping-Tips.com
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
www.JobDiagnosis.com

Other Career Questions

What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
3 answers - Asked By: drop pants not bombs!.♥ - 3/2/2010
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
4 answers - Asked By: bayebd24【ツ】 - 11/21/2007
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
1 answers - Asked By: roseparkerly - 1/26/2009

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-312
eTrustLogo