Sick of commuting? Here are some ideas on how to find a job near where you live. This is a guest post by Diane Dolinsky-Pickar. If you’d also like to guest post here on JobMob, follow these guest post guidelines. How long is your commute door-to-door? An hour? More, with traffic? If you see yourself dreading the commute, or you’ve met the local cop one too many times as you rush to the train, it’s time to find a local job. But how do you do that when your network and contacts are far away? Develop a geographic boundary for where you’re willing to travel, and then get into head-down mode to identify employers in that area.