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Ronnie Baker Brooks

I hesitate to even mention that he is the scion of Blues Royalty, because that so often infers...
Bill Geist Author: Bill Geist
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We Just Can't Help Ourselves

24-Hour Cable News sounded like a pretty good idea...until there were 50 channels (with virtually...
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A Virtual Destination Marketing Summit

Excited to be presenting at The Destination on the Left Virtual Summit, a new kind of conference...
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Alignment

Last week was one of those moments in time that so many things clicked. Destinations...
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We Didn't Start the Fire

Of all the songs a composer must sing, this has to be one of the toughest. Where normally a song...
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For What it's Worth

The song rings as true today as it did in 1967 when it first aired on American TV, performed by...
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Do You Really Have Them at Hello? Rethinking Your First-Timer Strategy

One of my biggest pet peeves is the way some conferences approach first-time attendees. Being...
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A Crisis of Confidence

Confidence in Congress and the President are at all-time lows. Confidence in the economy is...
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So Teamwork Can Make the Dream Work!

Hallelujah! The Washington Nationals won game seven of the World Series to become world champs....
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Paul Barrere

Little Feat was Lowell George's band...until it was Paul Barrere's. Joining Lowell's outfit for...
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5 Improvements for Event Registration Data Collection

Gerd Altmann from Pixabay">It’s difficult to determine what to include — and not include — when...
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Too Cool

The creative team assembled by Discover Puerto Rico is a wonder to behold. And, the hits just...
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A Classy Send-Off

Yesterday, our friend Chris Jennings announced that he was stepping away from the top spot at the...
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Room Service

You'd think that with the advent of fairly ubiquitous food delivery services (at least in tier...
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Morris Andrews

On the road pretty non-stop over the past few weeks, I returned home over the weekend and began...
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The Chambers Brothers

He was the eldest of the Chambers Brothers. His nickname was "Pops." And, he left terra firma...
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What If?

They say that insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result. A...
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Three Pounds?

British research suggests that every airline passenger leaves behind three pounds of waste on...
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How Will "Flight Shaming" Impact Your Community?

New research that indicates that the carbon footprint of flying is worse than previously thought...
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Sonia Dada

While there is so much wrong about what Facebook has wrought, there is the connectivity we are...
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This Does Not Bode Well

As Destination Marketing Organizations come under attack, we hear a lot of the same, tired,...
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A Lack of Foresight

I'm no longer surprised at such stories...but, continually bemused when I watch a government axe...
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Katie Winter Joins the Velvet Chainsaw Team

We’re excited to announce that Katie Winter has joined the Velvet Chainsaw team as Client...
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Ginger Baker

He was the whirling dervish of '60s and '70s drummers. Bonham played harder. Moon played more...
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Workforce Development

For Destination Marketing Organizations that are evolving into community development agencies,...
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