JT Long

JT Long is content chief at Smart Meetings. She brings 25 years of experience in journalism and community-building and has written books on management and motivation.
booking interest

Sourcing Companies Report Dramatic Increase in Booking Interest

Third party sourcing companies are reporting that interest in getting meetings marked on the calendar has shot up in the last few weeks. We surveyed a few to find out the when, where and what of these rebound RFPs.

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Hybrid Boot Camp

Marriott Assembles Dream Team to Help Meetingprofs Win Hybrids

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Are You Ready for an Improved Zoom?

Q&A on Embracing Event Tech with Sandy Hammer

tourism diversity matters

‘Tourism Diversity Matters’ Brings Industry Together for Equity

In the wake of Black Lives Matter protests, many organizations stepped up their diversity, equity and inclusion efforts. A new initiative, Tourism Diversity Matters (TDM), is looking to leverage those advances to benefit the industry and those who work in it.