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Wanted: Marketing Coordinator Quayside Publishing Group - Cool Springs Press

Cool Springs Press published its first state-specific gardener’s guide in 1996, recognizing that the most reliable gardening information addresses the growing conditions where consumers live and garden, one of the first presses to recognize the opportunity in publishing. Since then, Cool Springs Press has grown and responded to the renewed popularity in edible gardening and the consumers need for affordable resources for gardening information.

Cool Springs Press is a subsidiary of The Quarto Group Inc. and partners with another subsidiary, Quayside Publishing Group, which includes Creative Publishing international, Fair Winds Press, Quarry, Quiver and Rockport Publishers; and MBI Publishing Company, which includes Motorbooks, Voyageur Press and Zenith Press.

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Mary Kay seeks managing editor

Description:

This position is responsible for creating and producing informational, educational and motivational communications, especially publications, designed specifically for the Mary Kay independent sales force.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

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WMAZ-TV seeks a multimedia executive producer

Description:

13WMAZ/13wmaz.com is currently accepting applications for a full-time MULTIMEDIA EXECUTIVE PRODUCER in the 13WMAZ Information Center. The successful candidate will have a passion for local journalism, the ability to lead and coach a diverse staff, and will inspire exceptional staff performance on constant deadlines. The Multimedia Executive Producer will join the news management team, which supervises and plans news coverage and presentation for television, the Web, Mobile and Social Media. The Executive Producer plays a critical role in driving the coverage and presentation of breaking news for all platforms.

Duties may include:

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Marketing Internship: Frontier Communications Charleston, W.Va.

Job Description:

Frontier Communications Corporation (NYSE: FTR) offers voice, High-Speed Internet, satellite video, wireless Internet data access, data security solutions, bundled offerings, specialized bundles for small businesses and home offices, and advanced business communications Access Solutions for medium and large businesses in 27 states through more than 14,000 employees. We are a Fortune 500 company, included in the S&P 500 and the largest provider of communications services to rural America. Find out more about our company, product offerings and financial results at www.frontier.com and view our exciting career opportunities at www.frontier.com/careers.

Frontier has an excellent opportunity for an INTERNSHIP to gain hands-on business experience. Assisting with local events and sponsorships, including vendor coordination, paperwork, registrations, organizing collateral, etc. Supporting and preparing work for marketing events and programs. Assisting in the marketing fulfillment of Frontier’s alternate channel projects. (Mall Kiosks, Door to Door, Telemarketing) Assisting with internal communications such as e-blasts, posters, online postings Assisting with external communications such as e-blasts, online postings Coordinating aspects of press release development and distribution Providing direct communication with outside vendors, executives and employees in regards to marketing functions and procedures. Communicating with vendors to ensure the delivery of effective and efficient service. Maintaining contact database and networking lists. . Conducting research for selected business development pursuits Performing other duties and projects as assigned.

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TopNotch Records internship opportunity--PAID

TopNotch® Records, a division of TopNotch® Entertainment Corp., has a PAID internship open for the summer (June- July 2011) period in Fort Myers, Fla., as a “PR- Promotions Assistant”.

They will also have a paid Co-Op position, starting in Sept 2011, with the same functions for an entire semester.

Required Skills Etc.:

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The Butler Eagle seeks copy editor/sports reporter

The Butler Eagle has an opening for a full-time position in the sports department. This is for a sports copy editor/sports reporter. This person will edit copy and lay out pages about half the time and
write stories the other half of the time. Candidates should have several years of experience for this job. The Eagle is a six-day, afternoon daily with a circulation of 27,000. For sports, it covers 11 high schools, Slippery Rock University and Butler County Community College. Candidates should send a resume, samples of their work and a letter outlining what skills or experiences they could bring to this position to:

Mark Mann, managing editor
Butler Eagle
P.O. Box 271
Butler, Pa 16003
Fax: 724-282-4180 
E-mail: news@butlereagle.com.

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Mountaineer Academic Program (MAP) seeks tutors

The Mountaineer Academic Program (MAP) is seeking energetic and motivated tutors for the Fall 2011 Semester. The MAP works with students with disabilities in order to assist with academic success. Individuals working as tutors in this program will work one-on-one with students in individual content areas. Tutors will also be charged with assisting students in gaining basic study and time management skills.

Applicants for this position must be a full time undergraduate or graduate student at West Virginia University, have earned 29 or more credit hours by the start of the Fall 2011 semester, have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0, and have strong written and oral English communication skills. MAP is looking for tutors in several areas including Accounting, Biology, Chemistry, Child Development Studies, Communications Studies, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Geology, Geography, Journalism, Math, Physics and Statistics. It is preferred that applicants for this position have completed course work in liberal arts areas such as English, History, Sociology and Psychology.

If you looking for a rewarding and fun campus job that provides meaningful experience, this is the job for you. Students are paid based on skills and knowledge and undergraduate students can expect to earn $8.00 an hour and graduate students can expect to earn $8.25 an hour, with opportunities for raises each semester or increased wages for tutoring provided in upper level courses.

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West Virginians for Affordable Health Care (WVAHC) seeks VISTA Volunteer(s)

Assist Regional Coordinator to:

• Recruit organizational partners to participate in a broad-based coalition to endorse and implement the Affordable Care Act. Potential organizational members include county Family Resource Networks, community health clinics, faith-based organizations, labor organizations and other organizations. 
• Recruit individuals to participate in WVAHC’s half-day training sessions. These sessions will be held July 2011 through June 2012. Participants in the training session will be expected to educate at least 50 individuals in their local area.
• Help plan and participate in the bi-monthly Health Reform Implementation Coalition state meetings, and participate in the workgroup committees of the Implementation Coalition as appropriate.
• Work to establish county WVAHC organizations.
• Provide training to local community organizations on the Affordable Care Act. Previous experience in health care policy is a plus, but not a requirement.
• Serve as a spokesperson for the media in local/regional markets.
• Participate, as appropriate, with the Offices of the Insurance Commissioners Consumer Group meetings to provide a consumer perspective on the development of the West Virginia Health Benefit Exchange. 
• Work to enhance utilization of social media in promoting the goals of WVAHC.
• Monitor and keep up to date on health care issues in West Virginia.

Contact:

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Blue and Gold News Internship-Fall and Spring

The Blue and Gold News is looking to hire an intern for the fall and spring semesters. The Blue and Gold News is both an online and print publication catering to the ultimate Mountaineer Sports fan.
This is an opportunity for a student to get practical real-world experience covering major college athletics.

Internship details:

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