If you are looking for home based jobs offline data entry work is one of the most popular ones available out there. Such offline data entry projects assume the observance of certain parameters and excellent typing skills in order to have high data accuracy. Offline data entry work services come in many different forms and include, but are not limited to: business card data entry, data entry for e-books and catalogs, insurance claim entry, offline data processing, data entry for surveys, credit card application data entry, data collection and data capture. If you have an excellent command of the English language you may work as a proofreader as well, correcting grammatical and spelling errors in dissertations, essays, short stories, articles, manuscripts, business plans, website texts, resumes or cover letters.
There are several companies that offer offline data entry work by mediating the needs of their customers to their home based employees. They process thousands of documents each day with the help of these home based workers in a variety of formats, according to the employer’s needs and requests. The best thing to do is to find work with such reputable companies; in such a manner you can avoid being the victim of home based work scams and losing some of your hard earned money. Focus on job offers that do not require a sign up fee or investments in software, as these often turn out to be scams.
Before you start looking for work you should have a well written resume ready, that highlights your typing skills, excellent command of the English language, and if you have it, your field related experience. It sometimes helps to have a sample of your work ready as well, as some employers will ask you to send them such work samples. Once you have the above mentioned documents ready you can start looking for jobs. One of the easiest ways to look for data entry jobs is online. There are several websites advertising such work opportunities. In you search rely on the keywords: outsourced data entry jobs, freelance work, telecommuting jobs. However if you want to take the less travelled but maybe much safer road, then you can contact companies yourself, asking if they need your services. You can do it by phone or personally in your area of residence. This will limit your opportunities concerning location but it will give you extra safety in being paid for your work, since you will know the companies and the persons offering you work personally.