031 Exploring Travelpreneurship with Lauren Bath in the Age of the Gig Economy

In this episode,  Lauren Bath is a legend for many reasons. Deemed “Australia’s first professional Instagrammer” by national media, Lauren Bath pioneered the Australian influencer industry. Firstly, she has an impressive client list, having worked with global destination marketing bodies including Tourism Australia, Switzerland Tourism, Tourism South Africa, Tourism New Zealand, Canadian Tourism Commission, Visit…

030 Lessons in Collaboration From the Most Important Transnational Tourism Route of The 21st Century

Nikolaos Gkolfinopoulos holds a Master’s Degree in International Sustainable Tourism Management from Monash University Australia, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Economic Sciences from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. Nikolaos has been working for UNWTO since 2016 and currently holds the position of Silk Road Project Specialists within the Technical Cooperation and Silk Road Department. Among…

029 Building Psychological Wellbeing

In this episode, we meet Mel Neil, an Australian positive psychology practitioner, consultant, founder and CEO of Mind Insurance, exploring how to build your psychological wellbeing and cultivating a landscape for flourishing. Through her desire to empower and facilitate the success of individuals, organisations and communities Mel has a unique ability to make the empirical…

028 Do’s and Don’ts of Influencer Marketing for Tourism

In this episode, hear from Instagram influencer Shirin Jamaly about the growing changes of Instagram and helpful strategies centred around what makes a great influencer marketing campaign and how to work with and reach out to influencers for successful Instagram collaborations. Key Learnings and A-HA Moments from Shirin: Starting a side hustle is challenging but…

026 Digital Digest – Making a Comeback

Digital Digest – Making a Comeback How you can help carry the load, with Young Tourism Network Stream/subscribe on Apple iTunes, Spotify or Google Podcasts #TourismHub #BeExcellent Show hosted by Despina Karatzias and brought to you by Tourism Hub in association with Institute Of Excellence. Follow us on social media for updates Facebook: Institute of…

023 Transform Your Small Business to a Smart Tourism Business

How to successfully transform your small business to a smart tourism business with Liz Ward, CEO https://TourismTribe.com and https://Navii.com.au Key learnings: To become the digital expert for small businesses in the tourism industry Businesses can take action today: Look at your core assets (cyber security and backups) Website as your #1 marketing asset, optimise it!…