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Flow Tribe

We initiated Music Fridays to treat ourselves at the end of the work week with some tasty tunes...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Even More Faces

During National Travel & Tourism Week (and, honestly, all year long), we encourage our clients...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Getting Your Start in Hospitality

It's National Travel & Tourism Week in the United States, a time that those of us in Destination...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Well...They Did It

Once the big kids in the Florida Senate caved and agreed to a compromise regarding Visit...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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A City's Brand Strategy Isn’t a Magic Wand!

I recently had a conversation with the president of Midwest DMO at a conference who was being...
Bill Baker Author: Bill Baker
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Maná

It's pouring. It has most of the night. It will most of the day. And, as I prep to hit the stage...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Maná

It's pouring. It has most of the night. It will most of the day. And, as I prep to hit the stage...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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These Conference Big Ideas Are Not For The Trendy Meeting Professional

Do you remember this Sesame Street song? One of these things is not like the other. Which of...
Jeff Hurt Author: Jeff Hurt
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These Conference Big Ideas Are Not For The Trendy Meeting Professional

Do you remember this Sesame Street song? One of these things is not like the other. Which of...
Jeff Hurt Author: Jeff Hurt
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The Move to Visit

As Destination Marketing Organizations increasingly move from "CVB" to "Visit," the image of what...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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The Move to Visit

As Destination Marketing Organizations increasingly move from "CVB" to "Visit," the image of what...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Getting Your Priorities Straight

In order of importance. Hey...it's Wisconsin.        Related StoriesBehind the CurtainSTFUThe...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Getting Your Priorities Straight

In order of importance. Hey...it's Wisconsin.        Related StoriesBehind the CurtainSTFUThe...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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The Conference Big Idea Road Less Traveled That Harvests Success

Most conferences are stuck in a rut! The experience has not changed in three, five and even...
Jeff Hurt Author: Jeff Hurt
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Behind the Curtain

As I've been saying for years, we all want to get a glimpse behind the curtain. To experience...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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May Day

The first of May used to be the day when Russia paraded its big guns and rockets down the streets...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Long Time Coming

Hanging in a bar last night with my friend Jay Graham (curator of Rick's Picks and empresario of...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Housing Bureaus Go Prime-Time

For Destination Marketing Organizations and Sports Commissions, third-party housing bureaus (and...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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A New Way to Look at It

Those of us in Destination Marketing are continually attempting to convince a skeptical public...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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A Miracle Moment

So many of the pilgrimages travelers make are to historic sites that commemorate the loss of...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Kinda Backwards...but Close

It's always with an attempt at a suppressed chuckle that I listen to public officials proclaim a...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Welcome Signs Show How Many Places Are Out of Touch

Welcome signs can play an important role in the marketing and branding of cities. They not only...
Bill Baker Author: Bill Baker
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Nothing Compares to Prince

Hard to get my head around that it's been a year since his purpleness departed terra...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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But, Can the Rest of Us?

Seen during our travels last month: A message on the wall of a local Post Office, urging...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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Age is Just a State of Mind

An icon of Ohio Tourism announced his retirement earlier this week. Doc Householder has been the...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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