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Sheila Scarborough
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Lives in Round Rock, Texas
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Stephen Rolfe Powell glass sea creature artwork at the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga.
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If you're along the U.S. Southern Tier bike route & want an interview with +Jennifer Navarrete about how you support bike tourism, let me know. +Tourism Currents is a proud sponsor of Jennifer's cross-country cycling tour!
 
Is your destination, attraction, or hotel located on the ACA (Adventure Cycling Association) U.S. Southern Tier route? We're proud to sponsor cyclist +Jennifer Navarrete on her cross-country bike tour; her interviews & media coverage will highlight bike tourism.

#hfbq   #cycling   #tourism   #media   #acaSoTier   #bike   #bikelife  
Connect with cyclist Jennifer Navarrete on her U.S. bike tour; her interviews and media coverage along the ACA Southern Tier will highlight bike tourism.
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What is March Madness? Here is my editorial on the magic of the Dance, published in +The Gainesville Sun in 2006....
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How can group tour operators & group travel organizers use social media to market their trips? That's the topic of our latest newsletter & blog post .... 
How tour operators and tour guides can use social media to help market their group travel business.
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Do not put people on your email list without their permission. Why do I even need to SAY that?!
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Save money, avoid hassles, and enjoy your travel experience a lot more with these 17 tips from a pro traveler - my latest for the Perceptive Travel blog.
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In Afghanistan, girls aren't allowed to bicycle but they are allowed to skateboard. So, in 2007 a non-profit that pairs skating and education called 'Skateistan' descended on the country. Skateboarding is now the #1 sport for women in Afghanistan. Photographer Jessica Fulford-Dobson took these award-winning portraits of skateboarding girls in Kabul.

http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2015/04/skateistan-jessica-fulford-dobson/
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See where Motown Records got its start in Detroit, at the Motown Museum. Great experience! My latest for the Perceptive Travel Blog....
Visit Detroit, Michigan's "Hitsville USA," the birthplace of iconic music at the Motown Museum.
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What is this SXSW Interactive tech event that starts today in Austin, TX? Here's my take on it ....  

#SXSWi   #SXSW   #Austin   #technology   #conference   #eventprofs  
Why the annual SXSW (South by Southwest) Interactive tech conference in Austin, Texas is a must-attend event.
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Tips for getting the bath of your life when you visit a Japanese onsen, by +Brian Spencer on the Perceptive Travel Blog.
On his first visit to a Japanese onsen, one travel writer learns about the ins and outs of cleansing in these famous hot springs.
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If your time is very limited on a trip but you want to visit a major art, history, or science museum, here are 6 tips to see as much as possible in 1 hour; my latest for the Perceptive Travel Blog.

#museum   #traveltips   #MuseumWeek  
Six tips for getting the most out of even a very short visit to any major art, history, or science museum, based on one hour in the MFA Boston.
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How much to charge for ____? The 2015 Freelance Austin communications services pricing survey has some answers, at least for the Austin & Central Texas area .... 
The 2015 Freelance Communicators Pricing Report Is Here! Thank you to everyone who helped us to gather this information about Austin's Freelance Communicator community. There's lots of meaty information about what we earn, who we work with and how we operate. We gathered information from 266 ...
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Writer, Trainer, Speaker
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  • Tourism Currents
    Writer, Trainer, Speaker, 2009 - present
    Online and in-person training in social media for tourism and hospitality.
  • US Navy
    1983 - 2006
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Round Rock, Texas
Previously
Florida - Japan - the Netherlands - Virginia - Hawaii - California - Rhode Island
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I'm a writer and speaker specializing in tourism, travel and social media.
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I'm a writer and speaker specializing in tourism, travel and social media. Co-founder of Tourism Currents: online and in-person training in social media for tourism and hospitality. 

US Navy veteran and NHRA drag racing fan.
Education
  • University of Texas
  • US Naval War College
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