Dear Experts, What's the best way to look for part-time opportunities? I need to make extra cash but don't want to get scammed. Here is how our T.A.P. experts answered this question: Q#272 Look for job opp related to hobbies. Contact vendors & co's related to interests. Easier to get PT job that seems fun. (@jtodonnell) Q#272 Some job bds r 4 hrly, PT wk; use "must have list" 2 interview employers; never give emplr $ 2 get job. (@juliaerickson) Q#272 Want PT work-additional suggestions: target orgs., network, focus efforts in areas of interest. (@keppie_careers) Q#272 If you're looking for a short term gig, try looking at local businesses. Many small businesses only advertise locally. (@gradversity) Q#272 Indeed.com is a good place to start to get a feel for part time oppts out there. (@kgrantcareers) Q#272 Finding PT work can be tough. Anything that sounds too good to be true probably is. Trust your gut. (@beneubanks) Our Twitter Advice Project (T.A.P.) is no longer an active campaign. To find an answer to the above question, please use the "Search" box in the right-hand column of this website.

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