Not only is this a paying position to help me get where I need to be, but the reward to help families find their lost family. I’ve never been more proud, and I feel blessed to be on my way in the career I dreamed of for so many years.
These twelve courses in the Business Skills Package each focuses on a specific aspect of research or expertise applicable to many genealogists.
Quite a few companies hire professional genealogists in a wide variety of positions. If you’d like to work for a company like Ancestry.com, LegacyTree, MyHeritage, legal offices, and hundreds of other small to large businesses, then it’s a matter of matching your skills and experience to the job you’d like to have and/or getting the education you need.
YES! There are a lot of different jobs in professional genealogy from the regularly known family tree building to adoption angels (often volunteers, but not always), to a wide array of teaching, writing, researching, and more.