Martin Jansen van Vuuren
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTourismReport: SA tourism market analyses for May 2019

#BizTourismReport: SA tourism market analyses for May 2019[Martin Jansen van Vuuren] This is a monthly series of articles to provide market intelligence on the tourism industry in South Africa...

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Oz Desai
SOUTH AFRICA
5 things you always wanted to know about your company's travel spend

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[Oz Desai] Is your company still relying on Excel worksheets or - dare we say it - using pen and paper to calculate travel expenses? If so, you're not alone...

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Jenna Berndt
AFRICA
#AfricaMonth: Africa's top leisure destinations for business travellers

#AfricaMonth: Africa's top leisure destinations for business travellers[Jenna Berndt] Intra-Africa travel should be a priority for every South African...

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Danette Breitenbach
SOUTH AFRICA
#Indaba2019: Indaba unveils giant mural

#Indaba2019: Indaba unveils giant mural[Danette Breitenbach] The giant mural, which was unveiled by the South African Minister of Tourism, Derek Hanekom, was created by four artists and represents Durban as well as broader South African society.

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Danette Breitenbach
SOUTH AFRICA
#Indaba2019: Tourism key to Africa's growth

#Indaba2019: Tourism key to Africa's growth[Danette Breitenbach] In 2018, 67 million international tourists visited Africa, a growth of 7% - more than the global average of 6% - and 8.5% of Africa's GDP, supporting 24 million jobs, and/ or 6.7% of all jobs on the continent...

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Robin Fredericks
SOUTH AFRICA
#WTMA19: Pinq Travel's Jason Fiddler talks marketing LGBTIQ+ travellers

#WTMA19: Pinq Travel's Jason Fiddler talks marketing LGBTIQ+ travellers[Robin Fredericks] According to the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association, the visibility and acceptance of LGBTQ+ people in society have increased globally over the past decade; however, the underrepresentation of gay and lesbian travellers in the tourism sector still exists...

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Martin Jansen van Vuuren
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTourismReport: An analysis of Africa's tourism market for April 2019

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[Martin Jansen van Vuuren] Welcome to the first #BizTourismReport for Africa...

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Ruth Cooper
SOUTH AFRICA
#WTMA19: Keith Jenkins on how best to harness influencer marketing in travel

#WTMA19: Keith Jenkins on how best to harness influencer marketing in travel[Ruth Cooper] For influencer marketing to continue to grow and perform, it needs to return to its roots of honesty and authenticity says iambassador founder and CEO Keith Jenkins...

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Maroefah Smith
SOUTH AFRICA
#WTMA19: How tourism became an economic saving grace in sub-Saharan Africa

#WTMA19: How tourism became an economic saving grace in sub-Saharan Africa
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[Maroefah Smith] A growing number of countries in sub-Saharan Africa have started looking to tourism as a viable option for revenue generation...

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Robin Fredericks
SOUTH AFRICA
WTMA19: Marketing minimalism, do less, but do it better

WTMA19: Marketing minimalism, do less, but do it better[Robin Fredericks] Day one of World Travel Market Africa 2019 saw Natalia Rosa, director promotions division for Big Ambitions, take us back to basic travel marketing principles; sharing how to build and roll out the right marketing strategy for your brand...

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Robin Fredericks
SOUTH AFRICA
#WTMA19: Turning the Africa misconception into a profitable, hyperlocal, luxury experience

#WTMA19: Turning the Africa misconception into a profitable, hyperlocal, luxury experience[Robin Fredericks] Africa is a continent filled with places to be explored, yet there are so many countries on the continent that foreigners have never heard of...

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Martin Jansen van Vuuren
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTourismReport: SA tourism market analyses for April 2019

#BizTourismReport: SA tourism market analyses for April 2019[Martin Jansen van Vuuren] Welcome to the #BizTourismReport for South Africa compiled by Martin Jansen van Vuuren, co-founder and director of Futureneer Advisors. This will be the first in a monthly series of articles to provide market intelligence on the tourism industry in South Africa...

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Maroefah Smith
SOUTH AFRICA
#WTMA19: Keith Jenkins on what travel influencers are getting right and wrong

#WTMA19: Keith Jenkins on what travel influencers are getting right and wrong[Maroefah Smith] According to iambassador founder and CEO Keith Jenkins, marketing influencers in the travel industry are either executing their content mind-blowingly well or mind-bogglingly bad...

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Ruth Cooper
Ruth Cooper
#WTMA19: Day One

To mark the start of the three-day event, the City of Cape Town Mayor, Dan Plato welcomed all attendees and Reed Exhibitions MD, Carol Weaving highlighted the key events taking place at WTM Africa this year.

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Juanita Pienaar
SOUTH AFRICA
#DistellInterHotelChallenge: Q&A w/ Annette Kesler and Chania Morritt-Smith

#DistellInterHotelChallenge: Q&A w/ Annette Kesler and Chania Morritt-Smith[Juanita Pienaar] We chat to the creative duo and business partners of Showcook, Annette Kesler and Chania Morritt-Smith, the masterminds behind the Distell Inter Hotel Challenge...

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Avukile Mabombo
SOUTH AFRICA
The golf addiction - A course in business travel

The golf addiction - A course in business travel[Avukile Mabombo] Business is stressful, and stress is not something you want to flirt with. In a health-conscious world, more and more people are looking for a work-play balance that helps to ease the strain and provide food for the soul at the same time...

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Maroefah Smith
Maroefah Smith
25 chefs challenged to cook with sustainable seafood

The chefs were tasked with creating a dish a dish using sustainable seafood from the Sassi-approved list.The chefs were divided into teams led by executive chefs Rudi Liebenberg of the Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, Jocelyn Myers-Adams, representing the South African Chefs Association, Shane Louw of Monte Rochelle, Judi Fourie of the Victoria and Alfred Hotel and Lindsay Venn of Tsogo Sun.

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Martin Tvede Larsen
SOUTH AFRICA
Budget travelling is not just good for your pocket, but for the environment too

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[Martin Tvede Larsen] While it is a fun, educative venture, travelling can also be costly. You want to see the world and visit your favourite tourist sites but you're low on funds, so what's the best way to go about it?

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Oz Desai
SOUTH AFRICA
6 ways tech can make business travel bookings easier

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[Oz Desai] Corporate Traveller's Oz Desai points out six scenarios where the right technology can considerably simplify and improve the travel booking process...

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Dorine Reinstein
SOUTH AFRICA
How to build a corporate culture for your remote team

How to build a corporate culture for your remote team[Dorine Reinstein] Did you know that almost 80% of knowledge workers worldwide work at least one day of each week remotely? By 2020, analysts expect that more than 1,3-billion people will work remotely...

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