innovation

Mekong Tourism Forum, Luang Prabang, Laos, 6-9 June 2017
The Mekong Tourism Forum provides a cooperative platform for public and private sector stakeholders in the tourism industry to discuss the development, marketing and promotion of travel to, from and within the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS), and monitor sustainable and responsible tourism growth.
Global Eco Asia-Pacific Tourism Conference, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, November 21-23, 2016
Global Eco Asia-Pacific Tourism Conference 2016 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. The annual international conference hosted by Ecotourism Australia, this year's Global Eco features the theme: Fostering Innovation - Sustaining Excellence.
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.
By TrainingAid | February 02, 2016
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.
By TrainingAid | 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.
By TrainingAid | December 02, 2015
Travindy: Find Essential Responsible Tourism Industry News
Focusing exclusively on sustainable and responsible tourism news, Travindy reports on the innovations, insights and issues shaping a sustainable future for tourism. TrainingAid is pleased to collaborate with Travindy as a partner.
Beyond Buzzwords: Harnessing and Celebrating Innovation in Travel and Tourism
We often hear about and talk about innovation, but what does it mean, why is it important, and how can it be a meaningful part of social development and business solutions? Is it about problem solving? Staying current? Disruption? Breaking rules? Making a difference?
MOOC and Beyond
There’s no question that one of the most exciting aspects of MOOCs is that they, by nature, can be accessed by anyone with Internet access – which means less unequal opportunity to access quality content.
By Ayako Ezaki | December 02, 2013
The Role of Online Training in Human Capital Development
It is safe to say that in the development world human capital development (HCD) is generally considered important for achieving sustained growth and sustainable results. What does it really mean to invest in people, and how can such an “investment” make a measurable impact?
By Ayako Ezaki | August 13, 2013
Why Training? Investing in People’s Potential
At TrainingAid, we believe that investing in people through effective training, education, and capacity building is one of the most important ways for any organization to achieve success.