If you’re using temping to pay your way through university or to progress up the career ladder, it’s good to remember the fun aspects of temping. These are more enjoyable than committing to a permanent contract. In fact, there are many fun opportunities that temping can let you grab with both hands.
You can make more opportunities to travel
If you’re an explorer, travelling the world can become a fun reality with the help of short-term contracts and jobs. Pick and choose the assignments that work with your travelling schedule – and budget – and use your earnings to fund your next adventure.
Start afresh in a new location
Unitemps’ franchises are growing, with 18 offices currently in our nationwode network. Why not take advantage of these opportunities, take the plunge, and move abroad? Many countries will offer working visas and this temp work would let you work flexibly as you adjust to a new culture and way of living. If you want to spend most of your time enjoying the sun and sightseeing, temp work could be the perfect support and allow you to do so. But, a new country also means new opportunities which could appeal to you and your career goals.
Become a ‘jack of all trades’
Temp work can let you be spontaneous and unpredictable; a good thing if you want to try lots of new things. There is nothing to stop you from applying for a variety of roles, which will not only keep things fresh in your work life, but will supply with a whole range of skills that could lead you to a career in the future.
Pursue your dreams
Perhaps you have always liked the idea of being your own boss – whether you want to become a freelancer or set up your own business, temping is an option to keep your income in between pursuing these projects. With financial security being supplied by your temp roles, you might just be braver in taking that first step to achieve your ambitions.
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Last updated on 8 February 2021Share this article