Sara Sutton Fell

Sara Sutton Fell is the CEO and Founder of FlexJobs, the award-winning site for telecommuting and flexible job listings. FlexJobs lists thousands of pre-screened, legitimate, and professional-level work-from-home jobs and other types of flexibility like part-time positions, freelancing, and flexible schedules. Sara and her team provide career and job search advice through the FlexJobs Blog and social media. Learn more at www.FlexJobs.com.

Articles By Sara Sutton Fell

  • 4 Ways to Be a Team Player But Still Get Ahead at Work

    The thing is, sometimes it’s hard to keep your independent working style when you’re forced to work in a group. Here are some ways to join the team—but still be true to yourself and get ahead at work. Read more...

  • 5 Reasons to Take a Lower Paying Job

    Make no mistake, we're not advocating caving in and accepting peanuts. You should always know your worth, negotiate for as much as you can get, and walk away if you're not satisfied. All we're saying is there are extenuating circumstances … Read more...

  • The 5 Things You Need to Do to Get a Raise

    Gone are the days of annual reviews and yearly raises. Today’s workforce has to truly think (and work!) outside the box in order to earn their extra 5%. So if you’re looking to increase your income, you’ll need to start laying the … Read more...

  • 5 Reasons to Hire a Professional Resume Writer

    If you’ve been job searching for some time without success, it may not be what you’re saying, but how you’re coming across on paper. That’s where a resume writer comes in. Read more...

  • 5 Ways to Figure Out What You're Worth

    It’s always a sticking point during an interview. When a hiring manager asks you what your salary requirements are, it can be difficult to answer. Ask for too much, and you could end up pricing yourself right out of the job. Venture too … Read more...

  • 10 Things You Should Negotiate Other Than Salary

    You’ve gone through several rounds of interviews and have finally landed the job of your dreams. The problem is; your dream job doesn’t come with a dream salary. But before you pass on the position, there are many non-salary benefits that … Read more...

  • 7 Ways to Negotiate More Flexibility at Work

    You love your in-office job. But at this point in your career (and life), you need to work at home. Convincing your boss that you’d like to telecommute is not as difficult as you might think. Here are some tips on how to negotiate a flex … Read more...

  • 9 Ways Working from Home Saves You Money

    While telecommuting jobs may pay slightly less than the same job done from a traditional office, there are a number of cost-savings associated with working from home that more than make up the difference. Here are 10 ways that working from … Read more...

  • Do Work-at-Home Jobs Pay Less Than Office Jobs?

    One persistent belief about work-at-home, or telecommute, jobs is that they almost always pay far less than in-office jobs. But is this really true? While it may have been the case many years ago when telecommuting was just starting to … Read more...