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The New York Times Travel Show: 200+ Potential Partners All Under One Roof

January 28, 2015


NY Times Travel Show 2015 - Welcome To Travel Show

A recap of the New York Times Travel Show 2015 in New York, NY. This should be one of the conferences travel bloggers place on their yearly list.

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TBEX Athens 2014 Presentation – How To Network Without Becoming Annoying

October 23, 2014


Thank you for attending my talk at TBEX Athens. I certainly  hope you enjoyed it and have now met a few more people than you imagined you would when you first decided to attend. Cherish these relationships and nurture them so they will grow. Do not under any circumstances abuse them. The new people you’ve met […]

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Networking Does Not Stop At The Parties; It Continues On The Pre/Post Trips

October 15, 2014


Networking Beyond The Conference

My mother gave me the gift of gab, my dad gave me the gift of listening; thank you Mom and Dad. We don’t all have the gift of gab and are good listeners though, but we all have a gift. Look inwards and find that gift and use it to help others. What does that […]

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Networking Not Your Cup of Tea? Come To TBEX Athens And I’ll Help You

October 9, 2014

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So its all set in stone now. I’m due to speak at TBEX Athens on networking. My friends have always said I could talk to a flea, so I guess that’s a compliment. I was also that kid in school who could not stop talking in class; I’m better now, honest :-). Over the years, […]

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10+ Things I Learned At TBEX Cancun From 12+ Interactions/Observations

September 20, 2014


At TBEX Cancun I learned a few things. Here’s 10+ of them from 12+ interactions.

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8 Reasons Why I Attended The LA Times Travel Show

January 22, 2014


Los Angles Times Globe At The Los Angeles Times Show

I constantly see travel bloggers in the online forums and in person asking “how is so and so convention or show, should I go and is it worth it?” So that has inspired me to write this post after my visit to The Los Angeles Times Travel Show. Here are seven reasons why I attended […]

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TBEX Talk: How To Build And Market To Your Email List

October 11, 2013


How To Build and Market To Your Email List

At TBEX 2013 in Dublin, Corey Taratuta of and I spoke about email marketing and how to build an email list as well as its importance. We’ve loaded our presentation below for your review. In addition, I did an audio recording and am in the process of reviewing it, here’s hoping it was a good […]

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TBEX Dublin 2013: My Thoughts

October 10, 2013


I just got back from TBEX Dublin 2013 and in a word; WOW! I’m so tired now, but it was worth it. Conferences are fun, but its a lot of work. It’s work that pays off though. Here’s what I thought of the conference. I arrived early on September 27 as there were a few […]

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Networking: The Art Of Meeting Other Bloggers

September 16, 2013


As a travel blogger, one of the best things you can do is to attend conferences and network with your fellow bloggers and conference speakers. So for my next act, I journeyed to Gold Coast, Australia to attend Darren Rowse’s Problogger Event 2013. I wanted to do the same in Melbourne, Australia last year, but […]

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That’s My Idea, You Can’t Use It Without my Permission – Travel Blogger Intellectual Property

June 26, 2013


It’s only Wednesday and already its been an interesting week in the Travel Blogging sphere. I’m writing this in Houston, TX today while I have a bubble tea at my favorite Teahouse, call the “the Teahouse.” So what’s been going on? Intellectual Property Fight I think it was last week that a fellow travel blogger, […]

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