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As the Destination Marketing arena becomes increasingly complex, DMOproZ strives to provide an easily accessed Knowledge Bank for DMO pros around the world. From White Papers to cutting edge Research to our recommendations on books to make you think, videos to encourage your creativity and blogs to keep you current.

And, we want this to be a two-way street. When you see a great resource that would be a benefit to the DMO collective, shoot it our way and we'll post it up for your peers. 


DMO INDUSTRY BLOGS Minimize

Are You Missing the Customer’s Most Important Question?

At the invitation of a friend I recently sat in on a Chamber of Commerce meeting where one...
Bill Baker Author: Bill Baker
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What’s the Value of Beach Tourism?

A few months ago I was asked by a City Manager on the East Coast why he should allocate money...
Bill Baker Author: Bill Baker
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Valuable for Tourism Professionals

STS board member John Dersham wrote the following column for his hometown newspaper, The...
Southeast Tourism Society Author: Southeast Tourism Society
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What Were the Two Words Steve Jobs Hated Most?

According to Kyle Russell in a recent Entrepreneur article the two words that Steve Jobs hated...
Bill Baker Author: Bill Baker
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What Does Phil Collins’ Love of the Alamo Tell Tourism Marketers?

It turns out that English singer Phil Collins has been captivated since he was five years old by...
Bill Baker Author: Bill Baker
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Smart Design in a Dumb World

Traveling this great country, I am consistently amazed by the significant design...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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The Waste

Not that it'll ever happen to you or me...but, those that get appointed to really...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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We're Nothing but Cheap Sheep

A new survey of American travelers "overwhelmingly" dislike airline fees...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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The Enemy is Passivity

While it seems as if Brand USA (this country's late but sensationally effective...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Is it Supply and Demand?

All generations look at the ones that come after and shake their heads. Since...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Experiences of a Lifetime

3 Stellar National Park Experiences in the SoutheastDavid and Kay Scott have written the book –...
Southeast Tourism Society Author: Southeast Tourism Society
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Staying Relevant From Decade to Decade

Yesterday, we discussed how former restaurant giants Red Lobster, Olve Garden and...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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The Challenge of a Legacy Brand

Especially in the fast moving world of culinary, it's so easy to be yesterday's...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Using Humor to Sell Tourism

We live here. We are the worst possible people to judge how we should be...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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This Just in from the "Shortsighted Department"...

A lot of the presenters at this year's Brandworks University tossed off a line or...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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GOOGLE’S ENTRY INTO THE HOTEL BUSINESS

Here's What DMO's Can Do To BenefitJennifer Barbee
Southeast Tourism Society Author: Southeast Tourism Society
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3 out of 10 ain't bad

3 Stellar National Park Experiences in the SoutheastDavid and Kay Scott have written the book –...
Southeast Tourism Society Author: Southeast Tourism Society
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White Sauce, Pepperoni, Wafers and More

That Perfect Stocking StufferThe folks at the Food Network Magazine have done some holiday...
Southeast Tourism Society Author: Southeast Tourism Society
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Governmental Leadership - Yes, It Does Exist

« Good News Monday — Finding Common Ground | Main11/07/2013Virginia's Blue Ridge leaders are a...
Southeast Tourism Society Author: Southeast Tourism Society
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What Planners Think About You, Part 2

Learn about planner perceptions, impressions, and values from results collected by empowerMINT's...
DMAI Author: DMAI
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Buddy2Buddy Challenge: Are You Calling with Purpose?

In the previous session of the Buddy2Buddy Challenge, your peers covered the top three...
DMAI Author: DMAI
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5 Things a Third-Party Planner Loves About You

How do destination sales professionals create better relationships with third party...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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5 Things a Third-Party Planner Loves About You

How do destination sales professionals create better relationships with third party...
DMAI Author: DMAI
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What Planners Think About You, Part 1

Learn about planner perceptions, impressions, and values from results collected by empowerMINT's...
DMAI Author: DMAI
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Follow Up Messages That Work

Following up with a customer is not about breaking into their busy schedule, it’s about...
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