RVers Workers On Wheels Newsletter #643 ~ October 24, 2010

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RVers Workers On Wheels Newsletter #643 ~ October 24, 2010

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Update from Your RV Workers On Wheels Newsletter Editor

There is a lot of information on the Workers On Wheels website that you are missing. Take advantage of it. There's no charge. This week's newsletter should help you find more of what's there.

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 are some of the most recently listed job openings.
~ TX:Workamp Camp Host Needed for Small RV Park
~ FL: Workampers Needed Winter 2010/2011, Multiple Positions
~ MN: Crew Cook and Gardening, 2011 Caretaker Position

The freshest ads are on the October Job Listings page. Go to the page listed below to see them all, including details and contact information.

~ October Job Listings

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

~ Job Listing Index

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Workers On Wheels Blog

Be sure to check our blog frequently for website updates and between newsletter announcements. Bookmark it, or add it to your list of favorites.

~ Workers On Wheels Work for RVers and Campers Blog

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Working RVer Tip

Your work camping job doesn't need to be perfect. Chances are you will only be doing it for a few months. Enjoy the good parts of it. Don't sweat the not-so-great parts, as it will soon be over.

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Working RV Basics: Getting Started and Keeping On

The working RV basics. How to get started. How to keep going. Articles about making a living while RVing and about volunteer workamping that don't fit in elsewhere on Work-For-RVers-And-Campers.com.

Some of the articles in this section of the website:

~ Fast Cash: Ten Ways to Get Quick Cash

~ Take Employment Advice from the Successful - Be Aware of Perspectives

~ Good Employees Share These Classic Traits

~ We Have Abundance: Are You Expanding or Contracting?

~~ Read these and the other articles in this section on the website.

~ Working RV Basics

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Working RVer Tip

No matter what your personality type, if you want to be a working RVer there is probably a job for you. There are jobs for RVers who like to work with people. There are jobs for RVers who like to work in solitude. There are jobs indoors and jobs outdoors. Some are physical labor, while others are desk jobs. Some are challenging, while others are rote.

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Taxes and Legal Issues

We have two sections, with multiple articles in each. Many of these are written by a tax accountant and lawyer.

~ Minimize State Income Tax Issues by Keeping a Tax Diary Calendar Log Book

~ Your Tax Domicile Doesn't Change Just Because Your Address and RV Registration Do

~ Employee Deductions Can Save Working RVers Tax Money

~ Tax Issues with Camper Workers

~~ Read these and more articles on the website.

~ Articles by RVing CPA and Tax Attorney Martin M. Shenkman

~ So You RV… Taxes and the IRS Are Still Part Of Life

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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.

~ Make and sell RV sleep sacks
~ Restaurant baker
~ Boilermaker
~ Day care provider
~ Stage crew for a band

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Watkins Bus. Info

Part of our income comes from my being an Independent Watkins Associate (ID #362289). You could be one, too.

~ Buy or Sell Watkins Products

~ Use and Tell Team Building Method

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Working RVer Tip

When job hunting, focus on the value of what you know and what you can do. Articulate that to prospective employers.

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Employment Opportunities Diverse Enough for Every RV Worker Looking for a Job

Employment opportunities for RVers are as varied as RVers themselves. Most of the jobs are in retail, service, agriculture, construction, and high-tech fields. A few work campers work in campgrounds.

Here's a list of some of the articles in this section:

~ Agricultural Jobs for Campers and RVers: Jobs Involving Plants and Animals

~ 10 Steps to a Motivational Speaker Job

~ Property Caretaking Jobs... Live Rent Free As a Property Caretaker

~ Lodge Jobs Can Keep Many Working RVers Busy with Varied Seasonal Positions

~~ You can read them all -- plus more -- on the website.

~ Employment

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Working RVer Tip

If you know of a campground, RV park, or other business that needs working RVers, please tell them about this Workers On Wheels newsletter and our website.

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Earning a Living with a Website

If you've thought about making some extra money with a blog or website, or if you want to get serious and build an e-commerce business, I suggest you look at SBI. It is a suite of tools, all in one place. It's a great how-to guide -- and, they do a lot of the behind the scenes work for you.

~~ Read more on the SBI website.

~ SBI

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Employer Profile

Moonstone Beach Motel

~~ Moonstone Beach Motel Offers Site and Monthly Wage, Mid-June until Mid-September 2011 in WA -- Need mature workamper couple for summer in the Pacific Northwest. Small beachfront, eight unit motel and three vacation beach homes.

~~ Read more about this on the website.

~ Moonstone Beach Motel

If you hire working RVers, tell us about your business.

~ Submit an Employer Profile

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Working RVer Tip

Personal spending increases for the holiday season, creating jobs. These are not all minimum wage retail jobs. There is also an increased demand for temporary jobs requiring college degrees and experience, jobs that pay very well.

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Reader Feedback

Mary and Harold write: Enjoyed your blog entry about taking positions right for you and leaving others for those who might be better suited for them. That is why we took this position and are now forwarding other positions that are brought to our attention to those who might be interested. This position is perfect for us this year, as we need the ability to leave when Allan arrives and for holiday time with the family. Next year may be an entirely different situation and we may want something in another area for a different reason. Things change and your reasons for accepting a position one year may not be valid the following year. Great post! Keep it up!

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Workers On Wheels Back Issues

If you've missed some of our newsletters, you can still find many them on the website.

~ Previous WOW Newsletters

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Positive RVing Attitudes

The best way to escape your problem is to solve it. ~ Unknown

Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go. ~ Unknown

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

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