The school year is now in full swing, and you are most likely juggling classes, jobs and other school activities and not thinking about your summer job search, summer internships, interviews and resume preparation. In most cases, this is true for students at the beginning of every school year. However, if I was to survey summer job seekers from the following summer, my feeling is they would change one word in this statement. Instead of “thinking” about their summer job preparation activities,… Continue
Added by Stephen Dolinich on December 29, 2009 at 2:05pm —
Networking strategies range from basic to sophisticated. Here are some general ideas on effective networking techniques:
-Initiate contacts for the sole purpose of networking. Do not just wait to bump into people. The best career self-managers always look to expand their contacts.
-Develop a networking list. Make contact with each person on the list. Add names of people you meet or to whom you are referred. Update the list regularly.
-Set networking goals. Write… Continue
Added by Stephen Dolinich on December 22, 2009 at 3:28pm —
Tips for writing a great resume for that summer job in 2010 on Block Island, Martha's Vineyard or Nantucket Continue
Determine your island job search objective prior to writing the resume. Once you have determined an objective you can structure your resume around that objective. Are you looking for a restaurant summer job? Hotel summer job? Do you want a summer internship in 2010? What do you want to do in the summer 2010?
Think of your resume as a marketing tool. Market…
Added by Stephen Dolinich on October 30, 2009 at 1:00pm —
Some of you have great room offers for this summer that i would love to take up, but i still have no luck in finding a job. If anyone know of anything available on the island please let me know! Thanks! Continue
Added by Schizzle on April 8, 2009 at 10:12am —
Am going to be working as a Massage Therapist on Block Island for Summer 2009 and can't wait!
Added by Melissa on April 5, 2009 at 5:33pm —
Like a lot of us, I'm looking for cheap summer housing in Nantucket, around 75$/wk max. I'm have a job at the Westmoor club on the grounds crew, and all I need is a place to live. I'm a 19 year old student at UMass amherst. Any help would be great!
Added by Justin Sorbo on March 23, 2009 at 10:29am —
Does anyone know how to find inexpensive housing on the island? My friend Danielle and I are looking. Any posts would be helpful. Thanks!
Added by Kristen on February 25, 2009 at 12:29pm —
Cada dia começamos um novo dia, estamos cada dia mais perto de encontrar-nos o importante em sí é encontrar mesmo a paz, digam o que quiserem o importante é que existe muito mais amor do que ódio em mim, esta é a maneira que encontro para dizer aquilo que ninguém sabe, a minha forma de pensar e de conhecer as pessoas, o que eu gosto ou deixo de gostar, o que vc gostaria de saber? será que conseguiria eu entender-te ♠ eu aqui sem saber nada de vc, minha imaginação se enche de ilusões querendo… Continue
Added by Rubens Alexander Herrera Cespedes on January 21, 2009 at 5:30pm —
I am looking for a Inn/Hotel Job for summer of 09 on either marthas vineyard or nantucket. If anyone finds or hears anything that would be great!
Added by Kevin MacDougall on December 22, 2008 at 12:00pm —
I think everyone should put in a two year island internship, in any type of restaurant, to truly understand the behavior on both sides. There is so much that goes on "behind the scenes" in both points of view. Good and bad.
What is the number one "event" that we partake of on Block Island
, Martha's Vineyard
? Going out to a bar or… Continue
Added by Lisa on November 18, 2008 at 7:55pm —
It's time to start planning your summer job for 2009. Working on an island is a great way to earn money, have a great time and meet new people. You will make memories that will last a lifetime. Be sure to register for "Job Alerts" on BlockIslandJobs.com
. I will send you emails when new jobs are added to the… Continue
Added by Stephen Dolinich on October 11, 2008 at 9:18am —
Got a day off? Looking for a fun afternoon? Check out Matthew Ebel at Ballards Inn! Matthew and Ernie are the Nashville Duo and the two put on a great show! Check them out on Thursday and Friday this week and look for their future schedule in the Block Island Times
. You can also buy Matthew's music at… Continue
Added by Stephen Dolinich on August 7, 2008 at 6:34pm —
How's everyone's summer going? I'm hoping to hear some stories about work and fun with your island job. Who's first?
Added by Stephen Dolinich on August 7, 2008 at 7:52am —
I am Codrin from Romania. I just graduated college, economics field. I am going o spend my summer holiday on Block Island. Looking to meet new people before arriving there.
Added by Codrin on June 13, 2008 at 6:29pm —
The Block Island Music Festival is next week, June 10th - 15th! If you worked on Block Island last year, you know it's something not to miss. First time working on the island? Don't miss this event. Go before work or after work.
The Block Island Music Festival takes place at Captain Nick's Rock n Roll Bar. Each of the festival's six days begins at 5pm outdoors on the Sunshine Stage. Three 45 minute sets performed by solo artists and small acoustic ensembles prove to the the perfect… Continue
Added by Stephen Dolinich on June 5, 2008 at 5:30pm —
....is only 32 days away.
National Hotel, Block Island, RI.
Started your island summer job search yet? Find a great job on Block Island. Visit BlockIslandJobs.com
Added by Stephen Dolinich on May 3, 2008 at 12:11pm —
Start your summer job search today at NantucketWorks.com
Added by Stephen Dolinich on May 3, 2008 at 12:07pm —
Summer jobs aren't just for students anymore. Teachers on break, retirees looking for some extra cash, and workers considering a career change are all good examples of people who have visited The Island Job Network this week. All of these people realize the benefits from trying a new job during the summer. Whether for students or established workers, there are always a variety of summer job opportunities on Block Island, Martha's Vineyard or Nantucket.
For those interested in working on an… Continue
Added by Stephen Dolinich on March 12, 2008 at 7:46pm —
As you have learned in school, doing research on a topic you’re studying can help you gain a more in-depth view of that subject. However,when the subject is as broad as “Where do I want to work this summer and what do I want to do?”, you can quickly feel overwhelmed by the number of the potential jobs and companies on Block Island.
There is an excellent way to narrow this subject down; before looking outward, look inward at yourself. By conducting some research on yourself, you can… Continue
Added by Stephen Dolinich on March 9, 2008 at 10:03am —