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Welcome to Gather and Go, the podcast that helps you plan, sell and lead better trips! Each episode features travel tips, insider information and conversations with experts that will take your travel planning and promotion to the next level. Catch new episodes here twice a month or subscribe in your favorite podcast app.

Succeeding in the Experience Economy with Joe Pine

May 15, 2024

Business author Joe Pine joins the podcast to share how tourism leaders can leverage the power of experience to build successful companies.

Untapped: Travel’s Hidden Power to Solve People’s Deepest Problems

May 1, 2024

On this episode of the podcast, Brian Jewell explores research and ideas about how to deliver transformational travel experiences.

Crafting Culinary Experiences with Theresa Nemetz

April 17, 2024

Culinary tour entrepreneur Theresa Nemetz joins the podcast to share how she uses food to create authentic travel experiences.

Inside the Minds of Today’s Travelers with Danny Guerrero and Esra Calvert

April 3, 2024

Tourism researchers Danny Guerrero and Esra Calvert join the podcast to share exciting new findings on emerging travelers and their mindsets.

A Vision for Sustainable Tourism with Jeremy Sampson

March 20, 2024

Jeremy Sampson of the Travel Foundation joins the podcast to explain how tourism can grow while reducing its climate impact.

How the Pandemic Changed Travelers with Dan Christian

March 6, 2024

Tour company marketing guru Dan Christian joins the podcast to help us get inside the mind of post-pandemic traveler buyers.

Educational Travel for Adults with Kelsey Perri

February 14, 2024

Kelsey Perri of Road Scholar joins the podcast to discuss the benefits of lifelong learning and getting out of your comfort zone on the road.

Staying Healthy on the Road with Dr. Tammy Allen

January 31, 2024

Physician and TravelMeds2Go founder Tammy Allen joins the podcast to share how smart preparation can keep medical issues from ruining trips.

Making Travel Transformational with Sahara Rose De Vore

January 17, 2024

Travel Coach Network founder Sahara Rose De Vore joins the podcast to explain how travel can open the door to life-changing experiences.

Volunteering on Vacation with Fred Carlson

December 13, 2023

Fred Carlson of SerVacations joins the podcast to share how community service experiences can create meaningful, multigenerational trips.

Using Content to Promote Travel with Ursula Petula Barzey

November 29, 2023

Tourism marketing expert Ursula Petula Barzey joins the podcast to share how a smart content strategy is essential for modern travel sellers.

Becoming a Confident Travel Seller with Nicole Boyer

November 15, 2023

Group travel sales expert Nicole Boyer joins the podcast to tell us how even introverts can become “sales ninjas” while remaining authentic.

Leveling Up Your Tour Company with Mitch Bach

November 1, 2023

Tourism entrepreneur and coach Mitch Bach joins the podcast to share how tour operators can build their ideal futures and have fun doing it.

A Human Approach to AI in Tourism with Andrew Davis

October 18, 2023

Marketing expert Andrew Davis joins the podcast to tell us how tourism pros should — and shouldn’t — use artificial intelligence.

Travel Presentations That Get Results with Eva Daniel

October 4, 2023

Public speaking expert and travel enthusiast Eva Daniel joins the podcast to share secrets to delivering fun, effective travel presentations.

Capitalizing on a Tourism Trend with Sam Lacy

September 13, 2023

Sam Lacy of the Bourbon Capital Alliance joins the podcast to discuss how bourbon tourism is transforming his hometown.

Serving Your Ideal Tour Customer with Kelsey Tonner

August 30, 2023

Kelsey Tonner of Guest Focus joins the podcast to tell us how tour companies can increase sales by focusing on their ideal guests.

Understanding Travel Insurance with Kelly Sahner

August 16, 2023

Kelly Sahner of Trip Mate joins the podcast to unravel the complicated world of travel insurance and show you how to make the most of it.

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