A business, no matter small, or big can bring in some money, even if it’s a business on the side. I’m sure, by now, that you’ve heard of a “mystery shopper”, and probably are wondering how it works. Yes, there are scams out there, and there are some great legitimate companies that you can look into if you want to find out how you can become a mystery shopper today.
What is a mystery shopper?
A mystery shopper is hired by either the firm, or a store, and you’re required to go shop, and write down details as you shop. You’re not supposed to let the employees know that you’re being paid, or you’re watching them. You’ll most likely have to interact with an employee, as well as take notes on the cleanliness of the store, as well as the employee’s attitude, etc.
How to get a job as a mystery shopper
The first step that you’re going to want to take is by looking for places that are actually hiring. Places like ShoppingJobs will help you potentially land a gig in your area. You’ll want to treat this job application, just like any other job. You’ll want to dress appropriately, as well as come on time, etc, if an interview is necessary.
After you fill out all the of necessary paperwork, the company is then going to test drive you to see how you work out. You’re going to need to have exceptional writing skills, as well as organizational skills. They are going to want to something that knows how to rate, as well as tell the company whats happening in a short summary. If you can’t do this, you may not be able to keep the job.
If you’re made for the job, you will find that the company will use you more. If you’re not made for the job, you probably won’t be getting any calls. Try your luck with Shopping Jobs, or another site online such as Indeed and more to see what pops up. Submit your application, and go from there!