BEST EN Think Tank XVI, Eberswalde, Germany, 12-15 July 2016
BEST EN (Building Excellence in Sustainable Tourism - Education Network)'s annual Think Tank "Corporate Responsibility in Tourism - Standards, Practices and Policies" is hosted from 12-15 July 2016 in Eberswalde, Germany. The Think Tank is open to those interested in furthering education and research for sustainable tourism.
GSTC Sustainable Tourism Training, May 4-6, Washington DC
The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) offers a three-day intensive course on sustainable tourism in Washington DC, USA, May 4-6. Led by GSTC Trainer Kathleen Pessolano, the training program covers global trends in sustainable tourism, sustainability best practices and standards.
Introduction to Global Hospitality Management: Cornell University MOOC
Massive open online course (MOOC) on "Introduction to Global Hospitality Management": The world's top-rated School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University introduces you to the fast-growing world of hospitality and hotel management.
Promoting Sustainable Tourism through Training: Partnership with the GSTC
TrainingAid is working with the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) to support its work in promoting sustainability practices around the world through professional training in sustainable tourism. We're thrilled to be part of the GSTC Sustainable Tourism Training Program.
ByTrainingAid | February 01, 2016
ICTs for Sustainable Cultural and Heritage Tourism: Summer School 2016
2-week program on ICTs for Promotion and Development of Sustainable Tourism at Cultural and Religious Heritage Sites, organized by UNESCO Chair in ICT to develop and promote sustainable tourism in the World Heritage Sites and the International Federation for IT and Travel & Tourism.
Ecotourism Conference: Supporting Sustainable Development Goals Through Tourism
ESTC North America, January 25-27, at the University of South Florida Patel Center for Global Solutions, will focus on the major tourism related sustainable development goals (SDGs) and explore sustainable tourism best practices.
Ecotourism Webinar: Power of Storytelling through Video Blogging
Storytelling is an essential component of effective content marketing, and videos are great way for tourism companies to share their stories in a dynamic and engaging way, and to create content attractive to travelers seeking and sharing unique and interesting travel content online.
BookGreener Webinar: Practical Sustainability Solutions for Hotels
BookGreener's webinar providing practical tips on sustainability practices for hoteliers and hospitality professionals. The upcoming session "Could Sustainability be the Future of Luxury?" addresses key questions on what true luxury means to travelers and best practices for hotels.
Tourism Innovation, Storytelling, Destination Best Practices & More: Our Most Shared Articles
Our most shared articles of 2015 from the TrainingAid Ideas & Insights Blog. As we welcome the year 2016, here's a quick look back at some of the key tourism, training, business and sustainability-related topics we've discussed and explored in the past year.
ByTrainingAid | January 04, 2016
Tourism Talent Development: Thoughts on Education, Innovation and Employment Opportunities
Talent development in tourism is not just about jobs for those in the industry; it’s also a critical component of the growth of the industry as a whole, because the workforce supporting the industry is a necessary ingredient enabling innovation in tourism.
ByTrainingAid | December 02, 2015