Can I Make More Money Working a Different Shift?

Have you ever considered working night shift, or second shift? For most employees, there is one big benefit: more money. Sometimes, switching off of day shift to night or evening work is a good way to keep your job but make a higher salary while doing it.  Here are some considerations to make before deciding to switch […]

Why Third Shift Work Can Benefit Your Work-Life Balance

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Have you ever worked the third shift before? It’s certainly not for everyone, but the fact is that third shift work also has many benefits. And, perhaps surprisingly, the night shift can be a good thing for some employees’ work-life balance. Here’s how: Fewer meetings. One advantage of third shift or night work is that […]

What Shift Would Work Best for My Lifestyle?

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Do you work in an industry that gives you a choice over what shift you’d like to work? Typically, there is day shift (9:00 to 5:00 or some variation thereof), second shift (usually 3:00 p.m. to midnight or so), and overnight. A normal 9 to 5 and shift work both have their pros and cons […]

5 Reasons Working the Night Shift Actually Benefits You

Working long nights might not sound appealing, but we have a few points that could change your mind. Here are six benefits of working the night shift. 1. Easier Commute “The average travel time to work in the United States is 25.4 minutes,” according to WNYC. Double that when coming home, and you’re looking at […]