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.

Hotels and CVBs Vow to Lead Way to Recovery

Meeting professionals struggling with how—and when—to get back to physical meetings are not alone. CVBs and venues all over the country have spent the last nine months figuring out the best way to welcome guests back to their cities and ballrooms.

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What Does a COVID Vaccine Really Mean for Travel and Meetings?

Great Britain and Canada have approved the first vaccine for COVID-19 and the United States looks to be following. Will those millions of glass vials flip the switch back to green for conferences and trade shows? As we have reported before, it will be a gradual return.