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Tue 24 Apr 2018

Introduction

homeworking.com is the website for people who either work at home, or work from home.

If you are looking for help doing your school homework, then try the BBC Bitesize site.

After a year's break, the site is reinventing itself, and planning to offer:

  • Useful articles
  • Jobs
  • Book and website reviews
  • A forum
  • Case studies

It will take time to develop the site, so please bare with us.

Homeworking Jobs

Jobs from Indeed

Press coverage

  • 8 Aug 1999 BBC Breakfast TV
  • 8 Nov 1999 The Scotsman
  • 14 Feb 2000 The Times
  • 7 Mar 2000 Palm Beach Post
  • 9 Sep 2003 Guardian
  • 10 Apr 2004 Telegraph
  • 16 Nov 2006 Independent
  • 9 Feb 2011 Guardian

Also: Sky Digital Money

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Great Ideas for Making Money by Niki Chesworth

In Niki Chesworth's book, Great Ideas for Making Money, there are no less than 70 inspiring ideas for making money - all perfectly sound, legitimate and proven. For each idea are the qualities you need as a person, the costs in involved in setting up, how much you are likely to make, the marketing involved, pitfalls and further contacts.

This book is produced in conjunction with the Daily Express and throughout you will find copies of adverts from small businesses advertising their wares. It is interesting to look at these adverts and the approach these small business ideas have taken. The following list of possible ideas is taken from the contents page.

Unfortunately the book, Great Ideas for Making Money, by Niki Chesworth, is out of print, but can be purchased second hand. Here are some of the ideas:

  • Alternative/complementary medicine
  • Antiques dealing
  • Antiques and picture restoration
  • Answering service
  • Art
  • Auctions
  • Babysitting
  • Beautician, beauty therapist
  • Bulk buying and selling
  • Car cleaning and valeting
  • Car repairs
  • Catering and cooking
  • Child care
  • Children's parties
  • Cleaning
  • Collecting
  • Commission-only selling
  • Crafts and arts
  • Curtains and loose covers
  • CVs and letter-writing
  • Desktop publishing
  • Despatch and courier
  • Direct mail
  • DIY - odd jobbing and repairs
  • Despatch and courier Direst mail
  • DIY - odd jobbing and repairs
  • Dog-walking
  • Dog training
  • Door-to-door security
  • Drain unblocking
  • Dressmaking
  • Driving-instruction
  • Driving-mini cabs
  • Driving-chauffeur
  • Driving-food home-delivery
  • Envelope stuffing
  • Faxing
  • Fence erecting and treating
  • Foreign student lodging
  • Franchises
  • Furniture assembly
  • Furniture removals
  • Gardening
  • Greeting cards
  • Gutter clearing
  • Hampers
  • Hedge trimming
  • House-minding
  • Indexing
  • Laundry
  • Leaflet, brochure paper distribution
  • Market trading
  • Modelling
  • Multi-level marketing
  • Nappy delivery service
  • Nude modelling
  • Painting and decorating
  • Party planning and selling
  • Pet boarding
  • Photography
  • Picture framing
  • Plant care and hire
  • Renting out accommodation
  • Teaching English as a foreign language
  • Teleworking
  • Tourist guide
  • Toy making
  • Typing and word processing
  • Window cleaning
  • Wood-stripping
  • Writing