Thoughts on Training

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 | December 02, 2015
Sustainable Community Development Program: Expert Interview with Cynthia Ord of Village Earth
Training insights by Cynthia Ord, travel consultant and marketing specialist, instructor for the Online Certificate Program in Sustainable Community Development by Village Earth and Colorado State University.
By | May 31, 2014
Community Development and Tourism Market Access: Expert Interview with Carole Favre
Carole Favre, Owner and Founder of Small Matters, shares her insights into the why and how of training and skills development for tourism entrepreneurs, particularly small businesses and destinations who work with them.
By | March 27, 2014
Responsible Tourism Marketing: Expert Interview with Dr. Xavier Font
Dr. Xavier Font of Leeds Metropolitan University and Respondeco has worked extensively in both academic and business fields focused on responsible and sustainable tourism product development, marketing, and communications.
By | March 14, 2014
Making Learning More Effective and Engaging: Lessons for Trainers
Does your class or training program encourage open-minded approaches to exploring new experiences, help create a positive learning environment, and make it easy for the learner to make sense of key learning points?
By | December 04, 2013
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 | December 02, 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.
By | July 14, 2013