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Buyer's Guide for the Group Travel Industry

The travel industry is constantly evolving, and tourism professionals must grow with it in order to succeed. In our annual Buyer's Guide for the Group Travel Industry, we bring you the latest info on trends, challenges and opportunities facing the industry, plus creative ideas on how to grow and improve your travel organization. Check out these articles from the most recent issue and read below for highlights from previous editions.

Perspectives on Tourism’s Recovery

Three years in, industry CEOs are frank about challenges.

Nice to Meet You: New Faces in the Industry

Travel is back, but some of the professionals you know and love from the travel industry are not. Get to know these newcomers to the industry.

Travel Tenacity: Facing Challenges in Tourism

Today’s planners solve a new set of problems.

Affordable Alternatives Your Group Will Love

Here’s a roundup of great destinations that give groups the chance to travel from coast to coast without wearing out their wallets.

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2021 Buyers Guide

Travel is Better Together

Suddenly, group travel is checking a lot of boxes.

Industry Relationships: The Ties That Bind

We spoke to four industry veterans about how they are staying connected, the different hats they are wearing these days, an innovative approach to DMO partnering and the abundance of new tour offerings they’ve been developing.

An Industry Snapshot

Our research reveals 10 things to know about group travel today.

How to Adapt and Thrive During Travel’s Rebound

Tourism leaders are working to balance the pent-up demand for travel with the uncertainty that still remains in the public health landscape.

2020 Buyer's Guide

Here’s What You Missed in 2020

Great things happened in 2020 that travelers should know about.

Group Travel Confronts an Unprecedented Crisis in COVID-19

The Group Travel Leader spoke with the heads of four tourism industry associations to get their perspectives on these unprecedented challenges and how the industry is working together to overcome them.

Alternative Dining Ideas

Groups can feel at ease when dining together knowing that these organizations have done the safety prep work for them.

Holiday Trips Await

Groups can still travel this year with a trip to one of these cities known for their holiday celebrations.

Avoid the Crowds and Head to a State Park

In a season when everyone wants to be outdoors, state parks offer scenic alternatives to many of the national parks that are sure to be crowded with travelers.

Be Smart To Restart

Group Travel Is Returning With New Protocols

Previous Editions

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