What are some good jobs for a college student trying to get through school?
I have no job experience and will turn 18 in one month. I'm going to California State University of Northridge and am looking for a job that is stable and that pays well (not like taco bell or mcdonalds). Any advice would be great. Thanks! any job search websites would be good too
Asked By: beautifuleyes070205 - 8/10/2008
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The best thing you can do is try to work out a job that you can do both at college and at home, and that has flexible scheduling. For instance, my friend worked at Menards once a week during the school year. Then during breaks she'd work at home at a store by there. The good thing is since she was working at Menards... More
Answered By: Christine - 8/10/2008
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Generally, a retail job is ideal for college students. Retail stores usually have flexible shifts that work around college schedules and also include nights and weekends, so you'll always have time to work a shift even if your course schedule is all over the place.
Answered By: Jess - 8/10/2008
serving at a restaurant. this usually works best with a college schedule. also, most restaurants are pretty flexible with your schedule if you need days off. you can work as much or as little as you want/need. and you get tips...which you'll get every day (which really helps in college). good luck!!! :)
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