Getting Started With Research Studies
Looking for a great part time income in the Knoxville area? Well if you are, you should consider paid study and survey taking. It beats any other part time job both in level of income and convenience. If you want to give it a try yourself, here is what you need to know to get a survey taking job.
First, you need to take a two prong approach. You need to do both local and online work. The local studies pay great but they are hard to get on a reliable basis. Your bread and butter will be the online survey.
For online success, you need to have a few good websites in your pocket. Stay away from the scam websites that just want to charge you for access. A good place to start is Survey Junkie which has a large community and a good track record. You can join them here.
Once you join, you can confirm your email and then start earning immediately. It is that simple. At some point, we recommend that you complete your profile but you can go back and do that at any time. By completing that survey, you should be able to get more work and work that is more interesting to you.
More On Online Work
If you want reliable part time income that you can count on, you need to look into online survey work. Online surveys have many advantages. The chief one is that they are plentiful. You could be doing work in minutes if you desired. They are also convenient because they can be done anywhere and anytime that you have access to a computer, tablet or smart phone.
The downside to online work is that it pays less but this can be countered with volume. With a little practice, you will learn to complete 5 to 10 surveys in just a few hours. This will provide you with a nice part time income. The trick is to learn to skim read the surveys and get good list of sites to pull work from. Check out the websites at the top of the page for examples.
Eliminate as many distractions as you can. Concentrate and be more efficient.
- Always Be looking for new websites.
New survey websites appear all the time. Keep an eye out for new good ones.
- Be organized.
Keep a separate web browse folder for survey websites and consider getting an email address just for your survey work.
In Person Work
First, you should know that you can do in person work or online work. I will start with in person work, often called focus groups. These jobs are great because they pay well and are often very interesting. The downside to this work is that they require you to attend a meeting at a set time, often during work hours and they are hard to come by.
There is a huge demand for this type of work and you often need to have an inside connection to get a job. You should still try for this work but do not count on it for regular income. To get started, get your name on as many market research company lists as you can. Here are a few to get you started.
- Southern Solutions
Survey and study work is a terrific way to make a nice extra income but you need to remember that it is just that, extra income. You will never replace a full time job with this work.
On average, expect to make about $50 to $300 a month doing survey work. If you put more time in, you might be able to make more money but it is not going to make you rich. Keep that in mind and you should enjoy your efforts.