Posts Tagged ‘Explorer Quotient’

Thu 12 May 2011 Tom Wilson 5 senses / Canadian Tourism Commission / CTC / Engage / Explorer Quotient / Memorable experiences / NS Tourism / www.localsknow.ca Comments Off on Not enough to be Better, you have to be Different / / / / / / /

Not enough to be Better, you have to be Different

The title for this post is a phrase keynote speaker Toni Newman used extensively in her workshop during the Tourism Innovation NS Days held recently in Halifax. The other phrase of course was Why not ?? Toni challenged us to be different, and think outside the box. You soon realize this is not an...Read more

Sun 05 Apr 2009 Tom Wilson Nova Scotia Tourism / NS Tourism / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Research / tracking marketing results / Web Site Statistics Comments Off on Nova Scotia Tourism Research Symposium – April 28th / / / / / / / / /

Nova Scotia Tourism Research Symposium – April 28th

Spring brings us tourism educational opportunites including the 3rd Annual Nova Scotia Tourism Research Symposium, Tuesday, April 28 at the Museum of Industry in Stellarton, NS  from 11:00 am. to 4:00 pm.  This year’s topics include – Competitive Assessment, 2009 Outlook,  Explorer...Read more

Thu 18 Dec 2008 Tom Wilson Destination Branding / Ecotourism / Emerging Tourism Markets / Green your Business / Internet Marketing / New Media / performance based marketing / Social Media / Technology Tools for Tourism Operators / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing Comments Off on Experience Seekers – Tourism Australia Vol. 1 & 2 Toolkits / / / / / / / / / /

Experience Seekers – Tourism Australia Vol. 1 & 2 Toolkits

Tourism Australia continues to lead with Innovation with its e-kit and their experiences tookits. Their experience strategy started in 2003 with the Tourism White paper and in 2005 incorporated the Global Experience seeker. In 2007  Australian Experiences Vol. 1 Tookit – “Adding value...Read more

Fri 09 May 2008 Tom Wilson Uncategorized 1 comment / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Rhythms & Drums on NS Product Development Day

Led by Nancy Aresneault and Celes Davar, the 6th annual NS Product Development day was an experience many will not forget.  The day began with John Somers presenting “Living the NS Brand” and video. Nancy and Celes provide the setting for day for Experiential Travel with information...Read more

Sun 16 Mar 2008 Tom Wilson Uncategorized Comments Off on It is all about Experiences / / / / /

It is all about Experiences

The 2008 Travel Guides for Nova Scotia and New Brunswick are all about experiences that visitors can enjoy.  Just recently, CTC  released its latest publication – Experiences – A toolkit for partners of Canadian Tourism Comission. Parks Canada are beginning to use Explorer Quotient...Read more