RVers Workers On Wheels Newsletter #563 ~ April 12, 2009

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Email the Editor/Publisher ~ Coleen Sykora

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Update From Your RV Workers On Wheels Newsletter Editor

Happy Easter!

Wherever you are in your work and travels, we wish you joy and prosperity,

Coleen

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Current Job Openings for RVers

Here's a sampling of the most recently listed job openings.

~ Challenging Multi-faceted Position As Ranch Manager In CA
~ Pay and Site for Computer Literate RVer in Prescott Valley
~ Store Demonstrators: Part-time Weekend Work PA
~ Alabama Gulf Coast Work Camper Job Offers RV Site with Full Hook-ups
~ Work Camper Camphost Needed ASAP for County Campground In GA

The freshest ads are on the April Job Listings page.

~ April Job Listings

For the archives of previously posted job listings, see the monthly job index page.

~ Job Listing Index

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Working RVer Tip

Be Neat and Be On Time

Comb your hair, put on a clean shirt, and show up for the interview on time. I was visiting with the hiring manager of a local business and those where the three things that set the successful job candidates apart from those who did not get the job.

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New Favorite Work Camper Campground Nominee

Mount Desert Island Campground

Mount Desert Island Campground, Maine, is near Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. The Craigheads, owners for years, are wonderful to work for.

The campground is on the Sound and is very quiet. It has many repeat customers of many years.

We were paid for all hours worked. That was approximately thirty each person. It was mostly cleaning sites and bathrooms.

Read more about this on the website.

~ Mount Desert Island Campground

Nominate your favorite campground/RV park employer.

~ Add Your Favorite Work Camper Park

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Ways RVers Make Money

Here’s a sampling of work RVers can do to cut their expenses, earn a living and pay for their travels.

~ Interpret for the deaf at public gatherings
~ Janitor at tourist attraction
~ River shuttle driver for fisherman
~ Accessories manager at motorcycle dealership
~ Teach sewing classes
~ Materials inspection technician
~ Sell advertising for restaurant placemats

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Your Working While RVing Questions Answered

Ghost Towns and the Old West

~~ William B. asks: Who do I contact to submit photographs and stories of the old West, (towns and history) which I have visited throughout the United States in the past five years in my RV?

~~ I answered in part: Here are 15 suggestions for selling your ghost town and old west photos and stories, as well as a few other ideas for making money with them:

1. Magazines about ghost towns and the old west. Since you are interested in the topic, you probably are already familiar with them.

2. Visitor and convention bureaus in states with ghost towns.

3. Create a website business with your photos and stories. This would be perfect for using SBI!'s web business model of Content-Traffic-Presell-Monitize. For more on this, click here.

4. Have your photographs made into post cards, calendars, posters, or prints and sell them online, at craft shows, at historical shows.

5. Get them printed as posters, calendars, post cards, greeting cards, or prints and wholesale them to gift shops.

~~ Read the longer version of my answer on the website.

~ Monetizing Ghost Town Photos

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Working RVer Tip

Upgrade Your Job Qualifications

Get additional training or certification that improves your job qualifications. It might be an adult education class or a community college course. Many of these can be completed in just a few sessions. Or, attend a workshop or convention that offers certification or continuing education credits. You can also find on-line courses so that you don't need to interrupt your travel schedule.

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Positive RVing Attitudes

Live as the star of your own life, not as an extra in someone else's. ~ Kathy Gates

Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike. ~ Duke Ellington

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Coleen Sykora, Editor/Publisher
35555 Spur Hwy #281
Soldotna, AK 99669

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