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American Staffing Association -

Association of Part-time Professionals - -
• Advertises short-term jobs, including many overseas and outdoors - -
• Non-professional jobs with hourly wages

Monster Contract & Temporary -

National Association of Part-time and Temporary Employees (NAPTE) -

NetTemps -
• Online recruiting service for the staffing industry serving their direct placement and temporary (contract) requirements
• Offers free job board plus some job search tools and resources, you can also post your resume on this site

New Ways To Work -

Retired Brains -
• Free job board
• Also offers articles regarding the job search
• You can post your resume on this site

Share Goals -

Snag A Job -
• Non-professional jobs with hourly wages

When Work Works - -

Yahoo Small Business Directory: Temporary Recruiting & Placement Agencies -


Bennett-Astesano, Sarah
"How to Negotiate a Parent-Friendly Work Schedule" (, September 2003

Dukess, Karen
"Part-time Jobs Give Moms, Others Flexible Lifestyles"
USA Today, December 9, 2002

"Ask Electra: Part-time Work"
JobStar Central (, April 4, 2005

Larson, Christine
"Family Balance: More Professionals Opt to Go Part Time"
U.S. News & World Report, March 21, 2005

Lewis, Katherine Reynolds
"Want Better Work-Life Balance? Negotiate Reduced Hours"
Newhouse News Service (NNS,, 2005

"Changing Work Hours"
Mom's Refuge (

Tergesen, Anne
"Part-Time: The Best or the Worst of All Worlds?"
BusinessWeek Online (, March 23, 2006

Yang, Jessica.
"Part-time Work" (


National Association of Part-Time & Temporary Employees
P.O. Box 3805, Shawnee, KS 66203  /


Bridges, William
Jobshift: How To Prosper In A Workplace Without Jobs
Addisson-Wesley, 1994

Justice, Peggy O.
The Temp Track: Make One of the Hottest Job Trends of the 90s Work for You Peterson's, 1994.

Directory of Temporary Placement Firms for Executives, Managers & Professionals
Kennedy Information, 2004

Landes, Michael
The Back Door Guide to Short-Term Job Adventures: Internships, Summer Jobs, Seasonal Work, Volunteer Vacations, and Transitions Abroad (4th edition)
Ten Speed Press, 2005

O'Hara, Bruce
Put Work In Its Place: How To Redesign Your Job To Your Life
New Star Books; Revised edition, 1994

Woods, Saralee Terry
Executive Temping - A Guide For Professionals
John Wiley & Sons, 1998

The above links are for informational purposes only and in no way constitute an endorsement, expressed or implied, by the Department of State. Links to websites outside the U.S. federal government or the use of trade, firm, or corporation names are for the convenience of the user and do not constitute an official endorsement or approval of any private sector website, product, service, or privacy policy.

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