Professional Skills

Social Media for Tourism Professionals: Find Networking and Collaboration Opportunities
Tips on using social media for professional networking. To make the most of social media as a marketing tool for your business, don't overlook the power of people both within and outside your organization.
By | May 24, 2014
[Interview] Irene Lane, Ecotourism Entrepreneur, Founder & President, Greenloons
Irene Lane, Founder of Greenloons.com, a leading online resource on certified ecotourism experiences around the world, shares professional and business insights. Part of TrainingAid interview series on inspiring role models for professional women.
By | May 01, 2014
How To Become a Helpful Connector (and Why That's Good for You)
Done well, introductions of professional contacts can be a great gift with lasting impact benefiting both the connector and those who receive the gift of an introduction.
By | March 19, 2014
Role Models for Professional Women: Leadership and Entrepreneurship Stories
We should find value in having visible female role models in leadership positions, and the positive impact that their presence can have. By sharing stories of professional women, I hope to inspire even more people to become leaders and to start changing the world.
By | March 10, 2014
Learning by Doing: How to Make Learning Practical
Here are some tips on how to make learning by doing an easier and more practical part of your routines and work habits.
By | February 07, 2014
 Why Presentation Skills Matter
Improving your presentation skills is important because the more memorable, impactful, and effective your presentations are, the more both you and your audience will get out of the learning and sharing experience of a meeting, lecture, or workshop (or whatever else your presentation is for).
By | February 04, 2014
Make a Difference Like Your Favorite Leader
When you think of a leader who has made a difference in the world or has inspired positive change, who comes to mind?
By | January 25, 2014