Work at home opportunities are more common in industries such as online research, consultancy, publishing, telemarketing, medical transcription & software. Different jobs have surfaced in the past few years in these sectors where employees are allowed to work from their home. But to work from in these industries one needs to have extraordinary talent & skill to convince someone to allow him to work from home. Some companies take on employees on a regular basis & after some time of working from their offices they allow the employees to work from home. But don’t be under any misconception. Companies that allow you to work from home expect you to be as much professional as you would have been if you had been working from their offices. These jobs are full time. But there are various part time work from home jobs which have surfaced in the past few years. You can also work till late in the night. Also working from home you will not have to report to anyone. There is no boss. You are your own supervisor. But just be careful of fake offers of work from jobs. Do your research thoroughly before you accept an offer of working from home.