Tonight since many of you are at your jobs or heading out soon, I received a suggestion (Thanks Connie!) to discuss dealing with difficult guests. Unfortunately, or more realistically, not all of the passengers, guests, clients or customers you interact with on your summer job will be in a good mood, or appreciate what you may be doing for them at the time. So let's discuss ways to keep your cool when dealing with them.Join us tonight at 9pm Eastern / 8pm Central / 7pm Mountain / 6pm Pacific / 5pm Alaska / 3pm HawaiiSee More
"Hi Leo, I'm working at Nine Quarter Circle ranch in Gallatin Gateway,MT starting May 21 until Sept's end.$1100. month, plus room&board. First seasonal in about 15 yrs. Once I learn how to chat I'll talk w/you more. I'll be an…"
Tonight we'll talk about your goals for summer 2012. At the end of the summer, what experiences either with your job or the place you'll be, will make you jump up for joy to say "Yes! I did it!"?9pm Eastern / 8pm Central / 7pm Mountain / 6pm Pacific (Arizona) / 5pm Alaska / 3pm Hawai'iSee More
"No, I think that she should start now. College will not teach her how to deal w/people. College may teach her some skills, but not life skills. And if you read the blogs and forums its pretty easy to tell that lots of young people are going to…"
This week we'll cover our top ten list of things to do at your summer jobs locations. You're heading out to national parks, state parks, the wilderness, the desert, and other great places. Let's talk about what you should not miss. :)9pm Eastern / 8pm Central / 7pm Mountain / 6pm Pacific (Arizona) / 5pm Alaska / 3pm Hawai'iAnd for fun... See More
"The rooms themselves should already be clean.You may only be needed to do wipe-downs and airing of the rooms. Also they may need light help with laundry, mostly the rewashing and drying of comforters to give the rooms a clean smell.Its easy…"
"Thanks Keith, That makes me feel better about working w/the younger crowd.Its also good to hear NQCR has a good rep,besides their webpage,I could't find any other references to get a leg up on their outfit.Thanks again for the comments."
So you're about to hit the road and you haven't packed yet. We thought we'd go for a second round of packing because we hope by now you know that the less you bring, the happier you will be. Come join us next Monday to talk about what you really need. :)9pm Eastern / 8pm Central / 7pm Mountain / 6pm Pacific (Arizona) / 5pm Alaska / 3pm Hawai'iSee More
"New to seasonal work,Has anyone worked at any small dude guest ranches? The one I will be at has a crew of 18, mostly college aged kids.I plus one other will be the oldest at age 45,starting May21/ Sept31,2012. I'm hoping I don't have to…"