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March 2012 Blog Posts (5)

Any Ideas???

Hello all, 

I am looking to find some outdoorsy job starting somewhere around the end of September or October. The only issue is that i have a big  friendly black lab/ boxer mutt, and am wondering what kind of jobs would be pet friendly....Or maybe some cool volunteer jobs?  

Added by trevor miller on March 30, 2012 at 6:24pm — 1 Comment

Altitude, Activity, Alcohol, Size(?) and Seasonal Employee Retention--Draft

OK...I sometimes think a bit too much.

I have been working on this in my head for a couple of seasons.  Just have to get some of it down, it's getting to cluttered in there.  I would like some input and not all from personal experiences.  References to actual scientific and social scientific works would be nice too.  For or's just an intellectual exercise.

I have been at seasonal workplaces where the employee turnover rate during and between seasons is very…


Added by Keith Larson on March 26, 2012 at 12:04pm — 3 Comments

Working In Lake Yellowstone

Anybody that works in Lake Yellowstone feel free to share info 

Added by Alan Waggoner on March 20, 2012 at 8:46pm — No Comments

Alta and Beyond

Since the beginning of December, I have been living and working at Alta's Rustler Lodge in Alta, Utah.  Time has been flying, and there are only 36 days left of the season.  For the first couple of weeks the cooks tried a variety of positions...breakfast, dinner, saute, broiler...  Since then I have been the main breakfast/lunch cook.

Alta is just a short trip to/from the Salt Lake metro area.  There are ski buses that run several times a day between Alta and Sandy, and Alta and…


Added by Keith Larson on March 9, 2012 at 6:25pm — 2 Comments

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