New York actors find a steady gig: Zapping bedbugs

11/16/2010 | Wall Street Journal, The

With one of the nation's biggest bedbug problems, New York City is turning to its often-out-of-work thespians to rid itself of infestations. Turns out that actors are great exterminators. "Actors have great personalities and follow directions well," says Janet Friedman, owner of Bed Bug Busters NY. The actors can make $15 to $30 an hour cleaning out the bugs, and some say they see it as a chance to hone their character skills.

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Business

Job Title Company Location
Manager, Technical Staffing
U.S. Cellular
Chicago, IL
Human Resource Director
Salt Lake City, UT
Vice-President of Global Sales
Lindsay Corporation
Hartland, WI
Chief Operations Officer
Delta Community Supports
Blue Bell, PA
Administrative Management Specialist
Smithsonian Institute
Washington, DC