Category Archives: inspire

Hanging out in Flagstaff. Reflections from the Native Innovation Conference #nativeinnovate

I am very pleased to have participated in the Native Innovation Educational Technology Conference (June 11-13 in Flagstaff, Arizona) where I led interactive workshops focusing on using Google hangouts, Periscope and other livestreaming video options AND connecting these video chats … Continue reading

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2015’s Responsible Travel Week Begins!

Responsible Travel Week Day #1. Today’s challenge: Be creative. Topical Discussion: Marvelous Markets and Exceptional Human Beings Challenge: Show us the places you love that the responsible traveler should visit. You can’t use up creativity; the more you use, the … Continue reading

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Open Access Week 2014: Generation Open

Open Access Week is a global event now entering its eighth year in 2014 and takes place October 20-26. This is an opportunity for academic and research communities to learn about the benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve … Continue reading

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Redefining Impact: Open Access Week October 21-27

The theme of 2013’s Open Access Week (October 21-27) is ‘Redefining Impact.’ I am currently unable to organize a local ‘open access’ event when locals have no understanding of what ‘open access’ means. It may be understood conceptually and theoretically, … Continue reading

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Getting the Hang of the Wednesday Hangout

Wednesday Hangouts continue on Google+. We see this as a way to connect with friends passionate about local travel, responsible tourism, ecotourism and the blossoming field of conscious travel. If you missed this morning’s chat, here’s the recording of our Local Travel … Continue reading

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Marketing Responsible Travel in South Africa #MarketingSA

Today – Wednesday, May 15 – Planeta.com and This Tourism Week are teaming up to present practical social web tips to tourism pros in South Africa. The venue will be a conference on the South Coast hosted by Ugu South Cost Tourism. Martin Hatchuel of … Continue reading

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Responsible Travel Week Day 4: Be Empathetic #rtweek2013

Responsible Travel Week, Day #4: Thursday, February 14 2013 is the fifth year for Responsible Travel Week (February 11-17) and Planeta.com’s 13th year of innovative conferencing. We expect our global conversation to take a great leap forward thanks to inspired participation. Today is Valentine’s Day … Continue reading

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