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Free Webinar on Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Today

Destinations International is offering a free webinar titled “Diversity, Equity & Inclusion” at noon today. The program will be presented by Dr. Robin Smith, “New York Times” best-selling author. Smith is an expert in conflict management, diversity and inclusion training and in performance coaching. Click here to register. Smith is a licensed psychologist and ordained

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Chamber Offers Virtual Programs, Including Mayor’s State of the City Update

The Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce will present its monthly Good Morning, Springfield! program virtually this month and has a program available via conference call for employers to learn about liability during reopening and recovery. Click the links below for more information. Good Morning, Springfield! State of the City In the June edition of Good

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Free Webinars from Destinations International Set for Wednesday

Destinations International is offering two complimentary webinars for the travel industry Wednesday. One will focus on recovery strategies and the other on Economic Development Administration Grants. Click on the headlines to register. Biweekly Industry Update: Prepare for the Bounce Back It is time to prepare for a show of interest in rescheduling flights, hotel nights

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Strategies for Tourism Communities During COVID-19

Stephen Foutes, Director of the Missouri Division of Tourism, will share strategies to help communities with tourism economies navigate this challenging time. What is the division doing to help tourism during this time? What can communities with tourism industries do to protect both residents and visitors? What are communities doing to adapt and mitigate the

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Free Sports Webinar set for Thursday Morning

Missouri Travel Alliance is sponsoring a Sports in the Show-Me State webinar at 10:15 a.m. Thursday via Zoom. Sports experts from around the state will have an open conversation about sports tournament insights from several perspectives. Whatever your sports role might be, you’ll appreciate this time spent with Zach, Mark, Lance and Chris, along with

Free Webinars and Remote Workforce Resources

Strengthening Customer Relationships During the COVID-19 Crisis Noon April 29 – What strategies should you consider for direct contact with current customers?How might you indirectly reinforce brand loyalty and connection? Beyond retention, how should you approach new potential leads? Virtual Hugs, Handshakes and Self-Care Amidst COVID-19: Taking Care of Ourselves and Each Other Noon April

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How to Make Furloughs More Humane Furloughs enable companies to reduce staffing costs while sidestepping layoffs, and are especially helpful during times like these, when many industries are at a near stand-still. 25 Free Things That Will Help You Communicate with Your Customers Right Now Keeping customers engaged with your business is a huge challenge

Missouri Division of Tourism Offers SMARInsights Webinar

Please join your Missouri tourism industry colleagues from around the state for an update from the Missouri Division of Tourism (MDT) and a presentation on consumer-sentiment and messaging research from SMARInsights at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, April 27, 2020. Tourism Director Stephen Foutes and MDT staff will give an overview of the Division’s plans for

Travel and Tourism Sales Hangout w/Coffee Break (Bring Your Own Coffee)

Mark your calendars and plan on joining us as Missouri Travel Alliance sponsors a Travel and Tourism Sales Hangout video conference call on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 10:15 a.m. Whatever your sales role, you’ll appreciate this time spent discussing travel and tourism industry sales now and post COVID-19 with your industry cohorts. Beth Mead,