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Blogger Opportunities, Travel Opportunities & Travel Writer Jobs for Friday, October 15

1. Media Trip Lead: Spain Cheese Festival

The Instituto del Queso invites media to register to attend the Asturias Paraíso Natural International Cheese Festival, which will be held at the Palacio de Exposiciones y Congresos (PEC) in Oviedo, Spain between 3 – 6 November 2021.  Apply Here for a Press Pass.

2. Boost Q4 Earnings Tool Kit

For most bloggers, Q4 can be the most profitable quarter of the year by far. Leanne from Passive Income Superstars is offering 20% off her new course called Q4 booster toolkit.

​​I finished the course last week and found a lot of useful tips. This course can give you an immediate boost in November and December, as well as Q4 for next year (and all following years).

​​And, if you’re really thoughtful and internalize the learning, you’ll realize that many of these insights can help you throughout the year. The course is filled with strategy and helpful audio (also available in written form) as well as a tool kit. The 2nd half of the course is filled with helpful templates that will speed up your process. You can still get the 20% discount with coupon code ALEXA20 until Sunday, October 17.

3. Vanity Fair is Hiring a Staff Writer.

Pitch and write feature stories for a wide array of cultural topics. College degree and 2 years of writing experience are required. Go for it, this might be YOUR gig! Find all details and how to apply! Good luck!

4. Boston University Hiring Editor

This job is located in Boston for the position of newsletter editor. You get to write every day, edit, brainstorm new projects, and work at a leading public media organization. Applicants should have the ability to write in many different styles, think creatively with an audience-first mindset, and be meticulous with attention to detail. Find all the details and how to apply.

5. Media Trip Lead: The Future of Caribbean Tourism

As the Caribbean strives to emerge from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on Caribbean tourism, it is critical that regional tourism stakeholders, related businesses, and content creators work to understand issues facing the growth of Caribbean tourism. Join the Eastern and Western Caribbean tourism mailing lists for media trip updates and coverage ideas.

Contact Maria Fowell to be added to the Eastern Caribbean States media list here maria.fowell@oecs.int or media@oecs.int

6. Freelance Gig with New Yorker Magazine

The New Yorker is Looking for a Talented Editor to Work Across a Range of Genres and Subjects for its Web Site and Magazine.

Duties include: Assign and edit a mix of reporting, commentary, essays, and criticism by staff and contributing writers, as well as other contributors. Generate ideas for stories, recurring features, and lines of coverage; exercise creativity, strong editorial judgment, and taste in assignments. Check out details and how to apply.

7.  Virtual Tourism Convention:  Bigger Than COVID: Forecasting the Future and Mitigating Impact in Tourism.

Memphis Area Association of Governments (MAAG) will host a virtual conference on October 13, 2021 from 9:30am-1:30pm. The event is a convening of leadership from key tourism destinations, hospitality collectives and regional chambers of commerce.​
Registration is free.
Register Here

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Have a tip or lead for the next newsletter? Email me at alexa@breakintotravelwriting.com
p.s. Some of this week’s opportunities are the same as last week. I’m on a road trip with limited wifi. Tune in next week for an entirely updated list!