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COVID-19 FAQ (Info for both US and Canadian citizens)


Upcoming Webinars:

Please note, topics and speakers are subject to change.


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– Join us on August 11 at 1pm ET for “Affiliate Marketing for Online Publishers” presented by the Digital Publishers Council and moderated by Keryn Means.

– Join us on August 18 at 1pm ET for our panel of experts on the “Language of Diversity” to hear more about the most current accepted use of language when referring to different groups of people, cultures and abilities.  Among the panelists will be representatives who can advise on language for LGBTQ, LatinX, Black, Indigenous and persons with disabilities, as well as a representative from AP Style.  We hope you can join us for this important ‘lunch and learn’ webinar.

– Join us on August 25 at 1pm ET for “Take Time for Yourself: Mental Health Checks for these Strange Days” moderated by Kim Foley MacKinnon.

– Join us on September 1 at 1pm ET for “The Future of Sustainability” moderated by Lauren Wintemberg.

– Join us on September 8 at 1pm ET for “State of the Industry: What the Future of Travel Looks Like” moderated by Lydia Schrandt.

– Join us on September 15 at 1pm ET for “Working with Sponsors”  presented by the Canadian Chapter and moderated by Martha Chapman.

– Join us on September 22 at 1pm ET for “Tips on Using LinkedIn for Profit”  presented by the Canadian Chapter and moderated by Martha Chapman.

– More webinars and hangouts throughout the fall will be posted soon.


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Past Webinars:

What your SATW Board does!
Learn more about the governance of the association. Moderated by SATW Past President, Paul Lasley.

Polishing Your Resume with Shavonne Gammage
Shavonne Gammage, SVP, Human Resources at Kellen Company shared her insight on polishing your resume along with interview tips and tricks for Associates and Actives.

Happy Hour with Editors
Shared insights on travel and cruise with SATW members, other writers and PR pros.

The Summer of Self Drive RV Trips
As consumers seek travel options that allow them to continue to ‘maintain their bubble’, self-drive RV trips have exploded in popularity. Across the continent, RV and camper sales are up, rentals have become scarce and campsites are filling up with travelers who’ve opted to spend a week (or two) on a pre-set, sometimes pre-booked, self-drive RV trip within North America. During this webinar you’ll learn the ins and outs of this burgeoning travel product, which, prior to the pandemic, was below the radar of many travel pros.

Launching new hotel/tour/ship products now – why you’d do it and what it takes
Moderated by SATW member Fran Golden, experts discuss the future products in the travel industry.

How to Look and Sound Great on Video: Tools and Techniques for Video calls and Beyond
SATW member and 10x Heartland Emmy Award Winning Travel Video Journalist Juliana Broste, TravelingJules showed us the tools and techniques to master video basics and learn how to approach more advanced set-ups for your growing online goals. Check out some products recommended by Jules here.