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Inbound VolunTourism: The Evolution Of A Service Legacy
The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) has been delivering service to destinations as a part of its annual meetings for more than a decade. Here's what's new with these pioneers of Business VolunTourism...
Outbound VolunTourism: "Giving With Both Hands"
The Corporate World is, in my humble opinion, one of the absolute best audiences for VolunTourism Operators to approach over the next 10 years. A recap of a conversation with the Plant Manager of Medtronic Mexico may spark your thinking!
So You May Know
The Social Enterprise VolunTourism Model
In our continuing series leading up to the 2006 Volun-Tourism Forum & Expo, here is another VolunTourism Model for your review. more>>>
Send Us Your Input
Perhaps the future of VolunTourism lies in how well we are able to engage the Baby Boomers. Hal Norvell had some comments to share on this subject. more>>>
Wisdom & Insight
VolunTourism: How Do I Get Started?
The interest is growing and folks want to know. Here are my thoughts on what you may want to do first. more>>>
Potential for VolunTourism in the Gulf Coast
Steve Richer and his team from the Gulf Coast CVB are looking at ways to enhance the recovery effort in the region via the inclusion of VolunTourism. more>>>
"Capitalism With A Conscience?"
This month we visit with Hyder Raheem, a marketing specialist for Nestle Company and a social entrepreneur at heart. more>>>
A 2006 Preview!
Here is what we have identified as possible "Supply Chain" operations to highlight in this section in 2006. For those who cannot wait until we feature these programs, feel free to review them in advance. more>>>
Study & Research
Voluntourism & Community Development
For this issue of the Research Forum section of The VolunTourist, Dr. Nancy McGehee welcomes back Dr. Stephen Wearing from the University of Technology (Sydney) to discuss additional elements of his research on volunteer tourism. more>>>
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