Carl Heaton

Carl Heaton's blog on Ajarn.com


Running a niche website

Part four of ten ways to supplement your teaching income

Are you passionate about something? Do you have a lot to say on a certain subject? Are you an amazing cook or fitness guru? Running your own niche website is a great way of expressing your opinion and making money.


Copywriting

Part 3 of 10 ways to supplement your teaching income

First of all let me say that good copywriters are hard to find and thus extremely valuable. It is a niche job that has become more and more popular in the web sphere and has always had strong roots in print and media. As English teachers, you will already possess the strong skills you need in spelling and grammar but can you tell a story?


Blogging for cash

Part 2 of 10 ways to supplement your main teaching income

I'm going to discuss how to start a blog and cultivate it into a potential source of income by looking how to start a blog, write for the web and make money from your hard work.


Looking for private students

Part 1 of 10 ways to supplement your main teaching income

I started teaching in Thailand six years ago and now I am lucky enough to be the founder of one of Thailand's leading web and graphic design schools. Getting where I am now has taken a lot of hard work - but I now realize that there are many opportunities for teachers to supplement their main income like I did.


Featured Jobs

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Featured Teachers

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    Filipino, 39 years old. Currently living in Philippines

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    Indonesian, 26 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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    South African, 50 years old. Currently living in South Africa

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    British, 24 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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    Filipino, 34 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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    German, 55 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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