09 Apr 2019
work at home man looking at computer monitor with scam alert

Springtime has a couple of things in common, neither of them good—weeds and job scams. The first chokes out the green grass. The second rip-offs earnest job seekers. To get rid of the weeds, put down herbicides. For scams, job seekers should apply common sense, liberally, year-round. According to the Federal Trade Commission Consumer Report, […]

02 Apr 2019
customer service agent working from home job reading home business online article

The beauty of the on-demand, customer-care model is that it serves many kinds of clients and fits the work-life styles of different contact center agents. To this point, the Home Business entrepreneurial website features a piece by Kim Houlne, Working Solutions chief executive who profiles several successful agents: “The Work-from-home Experience Can Be a Perfect […]

19 Mar 2019
woman on computer screen searching on how to best avoid work at home scams

So many frauds are occurring these days it’s hard to discern legitimate from larcenous. With cons abounding, the ever-vigilant Better Business Bureau (BBB) cautions consumers to beware in its “The Riskiest 5 Scams” of 2018. I’m most familiar with scam #1, employment fraud, where swindlers impersonate real companies such as ours, Working Solutions, a leader […]

26 Feb 2019
woman on the phone and laptop working from home

While there are plenty of job scams around, job seekers can get some peace of mind—and maybe even offers—after reading this article, “Work From Home Guide: Legitimate work-at-home job opportunities,” posted on consumer expert Clark Howard’s website. Cautions Howard, a recognized consumer expert: “… most work-at-home offers are scams. One stat that I’ve seen says […]

21 Feb 2019
computer with scam alert message

Job scammers are at it again (as if they ever really left) claiming to be Working Solutions, a leader in legitimate, work-from-home positions. This time around, scammers are doing fake interviews in an app called Viper—and it’s not us. And they are still using Facebook and Google Hangouts—those haven’t gone away. We’re a likely target […]

10 Jan 2019

Jobseekers: Like some sound advice from savvy North Texas businesswomen? You’ll find it in a recent WFAA Originals broadcast, “Looking for the perfect job in the new year? Here’s how you can do that.” Partnering with the Dallas Business Journal, a story by WFAA reporter Jason Wheeler asks leaders about the do’s and don’ts in […]

23 Oct 2018
customer service agent working from home

Companies are clamoring for seasonal help this year more than ever, according to FlexJobs and other workforce jobsites. You can take your pick: Treetop adventurer: Fly through the air as a temporary zip-line instructor. Defensive driver: Maneuver a delivery van through crazy holiday traffic. Manual laborer: Stand for hours processing orders at a distribution center. […]

17 Jan 2018

FlexJobs Names the Best Businesses for Remote Work in 2018 For the third year in a row, Working Solutions (WSOL) ranks among the Top 10 for FlexJobs Top 100 Companies this year. Taking the #10 spot, the ranking reaffirms WSOL’s position among organizations offering legitimate, work-from-home opportunities. This distinction is well worth knowing for job […]

31 Oct 2017

  “Would you recommend to a fiend?” To get into the Halloween spirit, I browsed the web for horror stories that frighten call center agents—and their supervisors as well. The ones not told at Working Solution University because such scary things are, well, best left unsaid. Besides, if known, no one would believe you on […]