Guest post by Sally Davis Berry
About 5 years ago, QR codes seemed like the newest and coolest technology. Take a picture and your phone would take you to a website (which was kind of boring) or a video (
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Lisa Karnatz, Business Development Consultant, Nebraska Tourism Commission
“Selecting Catherine Heeg to speak at the Nebraska Tourism Conference was an easy decision. Her expertise was very evident when searching leads for an engaging professional social media expert. In coordinating efforts to bring her on board, her synergism is to be admired as she is very orchestrated but remained adaptable and flexible at the same time.”
Kelly Bergin, President, OASIS Travel Network
“Catherine has worked with OASIS Travel Network for the past 5 years helping our members with the many facets of their social media marketing. She has spoken at our conferences, participated in our webinar trainings and works with our website team to help agents learn more about social media and how to utilize Facebook, LinkedIn, SigNet for blogging, and much more. We recommend contacting Catherine when our members need to take their social media up a notch or two!”
Richard Sweeney, CTC, MCC President, R & T Travel Services, Inc.
“I attended a presentation hosted by Catherine several years ago on social media. When it was time for me to jump into the social medial ring for my agency I immediately thought of Catherine. I was very impressed with the thoroughness and speed of her work in getting my agency set up on Facebook and me on LinkedIn. I continue to use Catherine’s service in keeping my Facebook presence current and up to date. I am a very satisfied customer of Catherine’s.”
Interactive sessions engage participants and a toolbox of strategies allows them to immediately implement what they have learned.
Three Powerful Ways to Engage with Pinterest
Magnify your social presence by learning how key words, links and your Facebook page add up to your Pinterest strategy.
You’ll get a snapshot of best practices and essential tactics that will help you market yourself and integrate your traditional marketing with new media.
Facebook Marketing Master Class
Delve into advanced savvy practices to grow your fan base and social influence.
We’ll focus on ways to socially integrate your blog, website, graphics, video and audio podcasts into your posts and value offerings.
Your core competencies will include:
When you decide to leverage your Facebook marketing efforts and get serious about marketing, this is the session for you. A comprehensive worksheet will be provided.
Wow-Worthy Video for Tourism Pros
3, 2, 1 Action! Video is the newest way to reach more fans and amplify your social marketing. We’ll focus on providing tips to produce your own videos as well as tools to fire up your imagination.
Learn how to:
In this intermediate/advanced session you’ll walk away with examples, tools, best practices and techniques that will have you integrating video into a variety of social platforms.
“It was a joy working with you. Your professionalism, attention to details and wonderful personality made it a pleasure working with you. We have received great reviews of your presentation from the attendees. They found your information very helpful and easy to implement your ideas. Thank you for presenting at the Nebraska Tourism Conference. We hope to have you back again soon.”
As a travel professional, you likely know the sales process as well as you know your favorite destination.
The 7 steps of the sales process are probably carved in stone somewhere. I wouldn’t be surprised if the ancient Romans carved each
One Big Thing!
I’m not talking about the app nor the book by Phil Cooke! Let’s talk social marketing.
What 1 big social marketing thing is worthy of your time and focus in 2019?
Every year there’s another bright,