Thursday, July 29, 2010

Author looking for adventure companies in Yucatan Peninsula

As always there are lots of conversations going on in the LinkedIn group ~ here is one...
Hi All, I'm writing a book on the "undiscovered" Yucatan Peninsula. Would like info on any unusual, out-of-the-way trips or adventures in that area--cenotes and caves especially
Check the discussion and share your knowledge at http://www.linkedin.com/groups?mostPopular=&gid=1926114

Monday, July 26, 2010

Adventure Engine is hiring! Office manger

Join this fast paced, cutting edge company!

Skill Set:
Energetic
‘Multi-tasker’
Writing skills – Marketing material, website copy, system manual, client correspondence
Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
Bookkeeping – Simply Accounting, invoices, cash receipt reconciliation etc
FAST typing skills
Excellent organizational and analytical skills

Departments:
Administration
Customer Service Ongoing
Client Care (training new clients on system)

The job is FT (40 hrs/week)with some shift work involved.

Required:
Home office with computer, phone and internet connection.
Some hours will be in main office located in Rossland BC other work from home.

Starts asap, hourly wage dependant on experience.
Applicants can email a resume or questions to Amber Hayes at amber@adventureengine.com
Only those applicants shortlisted for the position will be contacted.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Tour operator with 15k+ customer database looking for partners

The Adventure Travel professional group on LinkedIn is buzzing these days with partnership requests,job postings and journalists looking for stories.
Its free to join here

excerpts from recent discussions:

"Looking for partnerships with non-competing adventure travel companies that could benefit from our database of active clients.We deal with around 15-20k clients per year and have enquires from many more. We are looking to expand via partnerships ..."

"Looking for high quality operators targeting particularly on the age 40+/higher end market with programs focused on learning, culinary, voluntourism, soft adventure experiences..."

Friday, July 02, 2010

Learn how to use free business network service LinkedIn

We will be hosting a free webinar on how to use LinkedIn to promote your business - July 13th 12 noon Pacific time!

The LinkedIn Adventure Travel professionals group has over 900 members in the adventure travel field. Just last week there were discussions like agents looking for womens only programs, journalists looking for bike/hike stories, queries on biking in Greece and more.
This is a free forum dedicated to adventure travel professional networking and is moderated to ensure no spam or inappropriate discussions.
Join today and share your products, events and find new partners and clients.

The upcoming webinar will teach you how to:
- set up an account
- maximize your profile
- network and add contacts
- create a group
- synch with facebook and twitter

Click here to register free of charge.