Finding Jobs On Care.com

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1) When you first started, how long did it take for you to get responses? 2) Did you find it was competitive within your area and what did you do to stand out? 3) And do you have any additional suggestions?

Hello Care.com community.   I am new to the site and have completed my profile, asked friends and family for character references and background check is all clear.  I have applied for jobs and have yet to get any responses - though it's been less than 24 hours... more

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What is the point of a free profile?

I saw an add for care.com that said "create a free profile". I created a profile as a tutor, and I realized that I can't even communicate with potential clients without upgrading to a paid membership. I feel cheated. 

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Why wasn't my photo approved on my Care.com profile?

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Why am I expected to go the extra mile and pay for it, but those looking for sitters don't even have to have a picture?

When it comes to getting a sitter job, especially on this site, I'm expected to pay for premium and background check, have refrences and reviews, have pictures and a bio and all sorts of other information and even then, I may not get even one message. I dont have... more

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What is a Premium Membership on Care.com?

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How do I message people?

I am wanting to reach out to people with job offers so that I can ask for more detail about the job.

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How to get a job quicker

I would like to know how I can get a babysitting job quicker

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