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Twitter chats for professional development, branding and marketing

One of my favorite ways to learn new things and network is through Twitter chats;  a bunch of people get on Twitter at the same time, use a single hashtag to tie the discussion together and spend about an hour … Continue reading

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How Twitter can keep you on top of tourism and tech trends

It can be difficult to keep up with current trends in tourism, hospitality, travel and technology….unless, of course, sleep is optional for you. For the rest of us mere mortals, fast-paced Twitter chats are invaluable.  They are some of THE … Continue reading

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9 tips for following conference Twitter hashtags

One of the best social networks for professional development is Twitter. It is not only an extraordinarily fast news grapevine, but with hour-long knowledge tsunamis like #tourismchat you can get a whole lot of helpful information without paying a dime … Continue reading

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Five quick ways to use social media for festivals and events

Are you responsible in some way for a festival or special event, and would like to get jump-started using social media to promote it? I always advise including social media as an integral part of your overall marketing plan, not … Continue reading

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