How difficult is it to get a job like this?
I'm looking for some inspiration for my fiance as far as a job goes. He has no idea what he wants to do for a career. Right now, he's been working as a dishwasher / prep cook (for a few years now) and absolutely hates it! Gaming is his biggest hobby, he can't stand math or repetitive, boring jobs. He has a High School diploma, but no college degree. Any ideas for something he should look for? We were thinking about tech support, customer service, or something along those lines, as he's the friendliest person I know and has amazing social skills. Is getting a job like this hard to get for someone without a college degree or much experience though? Something that makes good money as well, of course. We've both been working in random "just-above-minimum-wage" jobs, so we don't really know what to look for, what's hard to get/not hard to get, etcetera. So any help, ideas or advice would be much appreciated. If it's relevant at all, we're going to be living in the San Francisco Bay Area in California (around the area of Sunnyvale). Also, he's looking for something more than being a waiter and whatnot. Every job he's had has been in a restaurant - he wants to go for something completely different, and something that's more of a career, rather than just a job. =)
Asked By: Luna - 5/20/2007
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
What about restaurant management? They make good money.
Answered By: healthspot_2000 - 5/20/2007
Additional Answers (2)
If he really has good social skills, he should look for a job as a waiter. My friend's brother was a waiter while going to college and he said that he would make around $100 a day because of the amount of tips that he would get.
Answered By: Hybrid - 5/20/2007
If your fiance is interested in working from home,many reputed companies like Liveops,AlpineAccess, Workathomeagent employ home based callers to answer phone calls for them. You can find more information at http://cs8.info
Answered By: Rhea T - 5/23/2007
Get Hired Today! (89) Local Jobs Paying $24-$89 Per Hour. See Jobs!
Find job openings in your area. Apply for open job positions today.
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr Check Our Map of the 1700 Openings.
New job opportunities added daily. Search & apply for DC jobs now.
Other Career Questions
What jobs are there in the business field that are night jobs? Places and job titles please. Im have a BA in Business Admin and looking for a night job, already have a morning/day job.
Enumerate these jobs Say, patent application writting. patent application writing. In a company, what jobs are needed to keep confidential?
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.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
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
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.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.