I help online creators go pro and scale. Recently acquired TravelCon. Long-time online creator and CPA. Founder of FinCon. Golfer.
To connect with Travel Creators
Any of the remaining 50 States - my family of five are attempting to see all of them together. Currently at 35. Also, Scottsdale - for the hiking and golf!
Scotland (again) - but this time to play the courses.
Becoming the owner of TravelCon.
What travel creators need/want.
Connection. Adventure. Perspective.
What emerging trends and shifts do you anticipate in the realm of travel as we look ahead to 2024? Whether it's technological advancements, changes in traveler preferences, or shifts in the industry landscape and social media. I'm interested in hearing your insights on the evolving dynamics of travel for the upcoming year ✈ 🌎
In our journey towards a more sustainable world, “impact travel” solutions can provide travellers with experiences that positively mark the destinations they visit. However, there are a few considerations that are crucial to a major breakthrough in impact travel: 1. The paradox that “going mainstream” is not sustainable by its very nature (e.g. mass tourism) 2. Protecting the authentic essence and brand value of “impact travel” so it doesn’t become another marketing tagline 3. Moving beyond simple KPIs to ensure we make a measurable, positive change in the real lives of people Do you think "impact travel" is feasible for the tourism industry to achieve at a wider scale? What other challenges does impact travel face to become a significant force and transform people's lives and society? Appreciate your feedback! PS: If you are interested in this topic, we invite you to join the TravaPowa impact travel community (follow the links in my profile).
I'm working for iDrive4x4 and we are setting up our affiliate program. 💭 Our dream: Big and small travel bloggers from Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Oman and Georgia promote travel by 4x4 with rooftent, sending their readers to idrive4x4.com and earning commission once they book. I'm being overwhelmed by the amount of Affiliate Marketing Software Platforms that present themselves online. Some are really expensive, others more affordable. We need to choose one, but we are not ready to invest 1000s of euros into this. I think there is maximum of 100 euros a month and 500 euros for installation. Which affordable platform can we use that travel bloggers are also comfortable with? Examples of platforms I found are: AffiliateWP: https://affiliatewp.com/ FirstPromoter: https://firstpromoter.com/ Tradedoubler: https://grow.tradedoubler.com/ Leaddyno: https://www.leaddyno.com/pricing Awin: https://www.awin.com/ And many many more... 👉 Would love to hear from travel bloggers what they recom...
We have seen a lot of new members in our chapter (Toronto) and learning should never stop no matter how long you've been in the industry! Wrapping up 2024 I would love to know what are the top 3 things you've learned this year as a travel professional? Let’s learn from each other!