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Chipotle to Hold Nationwide Hiring Event to Fill 15K New Jobs

Grand Prairie, Side Gigs
Chipotle is kicking off the new year with a nationwide hiring blitz. With hundreds of new restaurants in the works, the fast-casual Mexican food chain plans to fill 15,000 new openings, according to the hiring announcement. To make headway on those recruitment efforts, all Chipotle locations are holding a “Coast to Coast” career event Jan. 14. On-site interviews are taking place from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. local time. As a safety precaution, outdoor and curbside interview accommodations are available. “Please bring a mask and follow all safety protocols while you’re in the restaurant,” the company said. Pro Tip To participate in the hiring event, you must fill out a brief application and select an available interview time slot at your local Chipotle. Do not show ...

How to Build a Photo Scanning and Digitizing Side Gig

Arlington, Side Gigs
As simple as it sounds — and actually is — most people are overwhelmed by the thought of taking hundreds or even thousands of photos and organizing them into searchable, digital files. Then there are the videos filmed on various versions of clunky cameras over the decades. Perhaps the most daunting version of unorganized photographic memories are slides. Once the butt of so many jokes about boring dinner parties, now they are covered in dust with no hope of ever seeing the light of a projector again. Well, anyone armed with a $229 scanner and a computer can make searchable digital files of photos and slides. To turn videos into digital files, it takes the original camera they were filmed with or a VCR, an $87 adapter and a computer. Here’s how to make photo scanning and digitizing yo...

Things Break. How to Make Sure Your Emergency Fund Can Cover Them

Debt, Fort Worth, Side Gigs
Some of the links in this post are from our sponsors. We provide you with accurate, reliable information. Learn more about how we make money and select our advertising partners. Your washing machine. Your car. Your front tooth. If any of those broke right now, would you be able to get it fixed immediately? Or would you have to walk around with a gap in your smile for months until you could get the money together? If you can’t afford to pay to fix it today, you’re not alone. Most people don’t have $400 saved in case of an emergency either. So before your car breaks down on the side of the road on your way to an interview, make sure you have a solid emergency fund of at least $500. Don’t know how to get there? Having a budget (that you actually stick to) can help you get there. Hereâ...