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I Love My Job Because


t was still a little bit cool when several hundred employees of the morning shift trekked out to the beachfront and yelled “I love my job!” while a drone camera flew overhead. The Beach Team had already been super-busy with a last-minute request to spell out the message with blue beach towels packed into trenches dug in the sand.


So what was it all for? It was the kickoff to TradeWinds’ world-class employment campaign that started in late December. That’s generally a little early for Florida beach resorts to begin hiring the additional staff needed for the higher occupancy months of Spring and Summer.

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“We wanted the most enthusiastic, friendly and experienced team to serve our guests, with plenty of time to train them in ‘the TradeWinds way’. Who better to appeal to those people than our own great employees?” stated Keith Overton, President of TradeWinds Island Resorts.