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The Complete Guide to Data Entry

data entryWhile most businesses strive to automate their procedures, it is still common to have to manually transfer data from a paper based system into a computer application for further processing. For example, you may need to enter the details of the days sales into a spreadsheet or accounting package. This kind of work is called data entry.

Data entry jobs offer quite a few opportunities for those looking to work from home, as all you generally need is a PC and typing skills. This guide provides some tips for those looking for a reputable work from home style of job.

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