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I Want to Hire a House Sitter But...

January 11, 2013
Anyone who has seen the movie"Home Alone" understands the value of having a house sitter when you are leaving your home empty for any length of time. But
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34 House Sitter Interview Questions

March 25, 2013
General Background of the Candidate What interested you in this type of work? What do you consider to be your greatest strengths? Wha
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A Trusted House Sitter: Invaluable

June 21, 2013
At some time or another everyone has to leave their home for a period of time. Whether it be for a day, a week, or a month, and whether you are away for wo
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House Sitting: A Cheap Way to See the World

August 28, 2013
Are you a responsible hard working person but are seriously bored with your life? Do you love to travel the globe but can't find the money to take the trips you want? Consider a change in occupation… become a house sitter!
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Etiquette for House Sitters: It's a Matter of Trust

September 19, 2013
We all know this to be true. No matter how much communication we have with potential employers or how many detailed contracts we sign-when the cat's away th
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9 Do's and Don'ts of Excellent House Sitting

May 5, 2015
An excellent reputation is the most valuable thing that you own as a house sitter. It is built carefully over time, and can be lost easily with one bad experience. Read on to find a few helpful suggestions that should ensure that you are known as an exemplary house sitter.
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5 Ways to Make Your Posting Stand Out

May 20, 2015
You have great skills and a personality for the house sitting job, but how do you convey this excellence in a short posting or listing? A few small changes can make all the difference. Consider the following..
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House Sitter Job Search Tips

June 11, 2015
Being a house sitter can be an amazing job opportunity where you get to immerse yourself in new surroundings and experiences. To help you get the most out of HouseSitter.com and to find your next job opportunity with ease, follow our tips below.
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How to Become a House Sitter

June 11, 2015
We've put together our best tips on how to help you secure your first house sitting assignment, which will hopefully lead to many more in the future. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting out, it never hurts to learn something new.
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What Your House Sitter Wants You to Know

June 11, 2015
What would a house sitter want you to know before you place your home and pets in their hands? Here's a list of info you should share with any potential house or pet sitters you bring into your home.
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