Military wife Stephanie Oxendine needed a job that could move with each base transfer. Oxendine found the perfect fit with Sykes.
A big factor, no commute means more time with her daughters.
According to FlexJobs.com, multiple companies are looking for employees in Tampa Bay willing to telecommute. They include:
- Western Governors University
- Languageline Solutions
- Unitedhealth Group
- BCD Travel
Beth Beard worked her way up the corporate ladder at Sykes working from home. Over the course of 16 years she went from customer service to vice president.
At Sykes 6,000 employees work from home in the U.S .and Canada. Currently they have 200 work from home openings.
The best candidates are those who are disciplined self-starters who can dedicate a quiet space in their home for work.