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Industry Insights

Working on Workforce Development

Finding employees with strong work ethics and basic soft skills seems to be a challenge for everyone these days. Even finding enough employees to operate is a problem. Over and over again, we hear about your struggles to not only staff fully, but to retain the talent you have in place. Learn what OTA is doing and what is on the horizon.

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Ohio Travel Association Year in Review

The Ohio Travel Association's mission is clear - we provide businesses and organizations who depend on a strong travel economy with an industry-led forum for creating change and making good things happen. Large or small, rural or urban, north or south - those supporting our work through membership are those who make this industry one of the top in the state. The OTA Board and staff thank you for an epic year of support and engagement. 

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Critical Travel Infrastructure Projects Needed

The National Advisory Committee on Travel and Tourism Infrastructure advises the Secretary of Transportation on project priorities and funding needs. They are developing a list of national projects, and they want to hear from you. Projects must alleviate congestion, accommodate future growth in long-haul travel and enhance connectivity to major destinations and tourism assets. Read more and submit your projects here.

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Help Identify Board Management Best Practices and Challenges

Preliminary results of a board governance survey have been fascinating. Help us make sure information is as accurate as possible, and take this survey if you haven't already. This is for you if your organization is governed by a board.

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Upcoming Events

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Thu
15
2018
November 15, 2018
1:00-3:00PM

TourismOhio Advisory Board Meeting

Ohio History Connection

Meetings are open to the public

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Tue
4
2018
December 4, 2018
8:30AM-4:00PM

Great Lake's USA's China Readiness Seminar

Crowne Plaza Chicago SW - Burr Ridge

Prepare for the Top Overseas Traveler Market in the Great Lakes States

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Employment Opportunities

10/29/2018

Research Aide

The Ohio State University

Put-in-Bay, Ohio

Under the direction of the Stone Lab Assistant Manager and Education and Outreach Manager, assumes responsibility of all operations as it relates to the Aquatic Visitors Center (AVC).

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10/25/2018

Account Manager

Ohio Magazine

Toledo, Ohio

Ohio Magazine, produced by Great Lakes Publishing Company, seeks an account manager to handle the Northwest Ohio, Lake Erie Islands and Michigan markets. This candidate will be responsible for prospecting, selling and maintaining accounts for our printed and digital communications solutions.

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10/25/2018

Account Manager

Ohio Magazine

Mansfield, Ohio

Great Lakes Publishing Company seeks an account manager to handle the Mid-Ohio Market for Ohio Magazine and Heart of Ohio. This candidate will be responsible for prospecting, selling and maintaining accounts for our printed and digital communications solutions.

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