Our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy have changed.

By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to the new Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Extreme job hunting

These may seem like outlandish ways to get a job but desperate times call for desperate measures.

1 of 7
BACKNEXT
Biking billboard
Peggy Greco, 53, is an out-of-work private duty registered nurse in Hobe Sound, Florida. To broaden her network, and get some fresh air, she printed a t-shirt with her Web site and contact information and began wearing it on bike rides in her area.

Even though she hasn't gotten a job yet, Greco says she has gotten a few calls so far - and lost about 5 pounds.

Outcome: promising
NEXT: Magazine mark-up
Last updated January 14 2009: 1:14 PM ET
More Galleries
How to enjoy Paris like a local Leave the tourist trail behind and enjoy wine, gastronomy, perfume, art, dance like a Parisian. More
Playboy founder Hugh Hefner through the years Cultural icon Hugh Hefner pushed barriers with his controversial Playboy magazine. He died at the age of 91. More
5 innovators: How we deal with stress The founders of companies like Allbirds, Robinhood and Paperless Post talk about how they deal with stress. More

Special Offer