Posted on 23 Jul 2020
I would like to earn some side $$ from home aside from my career/studying. But due to COVID-19, my parents has told me not to do part-time (retail, admin, etc.). So any jobs that I can earn some $$ (not survey) at home?
Hello! I think that if you are looking for a side hustle to get some cash in the long term it is worth investing in taking a course on some in-demand tech skill like Digital Marketing or App Development. It is not an immediate solution but I think that it makes much more sense in the long run! Singapore is currently encouraging upskilling for all citizens which means that there are currently many courses available that are eligible for claims. (aka free or very affordable!) I found this article quite useful so maybe you can check it out and consider!
I would recommend based on your situation.
Since you're starting out, you can find job requests on Carousell, Gumtree, etc. Just search copywriting. Use it to build your portfolio.
2) Digital Marketing
Similar strategy as 1) but you need to put the time upfront to learn Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere Pro, etc.
Selling your knowledge on Coursera, etc. It will take a lot of time upfront to film yourself but it will generate monthly income regularly and you can sit back and watch your efforts pay off.
Difficult especially since market is saturated now but you can explore this option.
Ad revenue is lucrative but you need to build a strong viewership and have a niche you are passionate in.
If you have a niche skill, you can also design a course around it and put it up with platforms like ...
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