Posts tagged tourism entrepreneurship
How’s your Inner Entrepreneur this Season?

So you own your own business? How’s your Inner Entrepreneur?  What if I said you have three different business personality types? And that being an Entrepreneur is only one of them?  Find out about the other two here and what steps you can take to make sure your Entrepreneur is feeling the love!

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Team huddle for entrepreneurs, the best 5 minutes of your day

Do you want your team to have more focus this season? Would you like to improve productivity and accountability? What about keeping team spirit and team morale high even when you’re all flat out looking after your visitor?  Could the answer possibly be a Team Huddle Meeting?

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The most important 15 minutes of your day this season

It’s when your season is at its busiest and when you feel you couldn’t fit another thing In, that’s exactly the time where you need to carve out 15 minutes each morning to take control of your day.  Here’s a step-by-step approach and a handy template that makes sure you lead your season, rather than being led by it!  

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Megatrends & Tourism Series #Week 10: Travel & Tourism

The tenth and final instalment of the Megatrends & Tourism Series considers how increased travel has implications for the tourism industry that will really challenge practitioners in the coming years. 

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Megatrends & Tourism Series #Week9: Health & Wellness

This ninth instalment of the Megatrends & Tourism Series considers how preoccupations with health and wellbeing are making ‘wellness’ an integral part of all tourism experiences.

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Megatrends & Tourism Series #Week 8: Virtual Reality

Tina looks at what a Virtual Reality future might mean for tourism businesses. She offers some ideas on getting started with VR and also queries the balance between economic opportunity and social benefit.

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Megatrends & Tourism Series #Week 7: Demographics & Population - AGE

This seventh instalment looks at age. Tina talks about how generational differences remain key influencers of visitor communication strategies, and she takes a particular look at Seniors, Generation Y and Gen Z.

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Megatrends & Tourism Series #Week 6: Nation Branding

Governments are applying branding techniques to build cohesive images of their nations, with a view to driving greater visitation and foreign exchange earnings. Tina reflects on the National Branding phenomenon.

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Megatrends & Tourism Series #Week 5: Food Culture

Our growing interest in food is actually a reflection of a range of aspirations and anxieties that will define our society in the future.  Tina suggests some ways for tourism operators can be responsive to the growing food culture trend

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Megatrends & Tourism Series #Week 4: Digitalisation

Tina talks about the Digitalisation Megatrend, about how our social lives have come to be structured around the internet, social media platforms and digital channels. Tina reflects on the implications for future business strategy.

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Megatrends & Tourism Series #Week 3: Urbanisation

Tina explores the Urbanisation Megatrend and suggests ways in which tourism operators can remain socially-relevant and financially-sustainable in an increasingly urbanised world. 

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Megatrends & Tourism Series #Week 2: Premiumisation

Premiumisation is about the move towards more expensive, premium products where suppliers offer higher quality items at higher prices that consumers feel offer greater value. 

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