Magazine Online    The Authority On African-American Conventions, Incentives, & Leisure Travel
February/March 2009
This is the February/March 2009 issue of Black Meetings & Tourism Online Edition.
Featured Stories
The African-American Guide to Meetings, Incentives, & Traveling in the West
The region's African-American heritage - from the Buffalo Soldiers, cowboys and explorers of the past to modern-day ranchers, artists and business owners
Is It Racism or Just Insensitivity?
A jury ruled AT&T Corp., racially discriminated against an African-American worker and ordered the telecommunications giant to pay over $410,000 in damages
How to Deal With Negative Feedback and Criticism in a Positive Way
Fifteen years later, and I still remember it like it was yesterday - my first job in radio news. I was assigned a rather routine story on a drive-by shooting incident in Los Angeles
Are All-Inclusives Right For Your Group?
The U.S. Travel Association (USTA) released its annual travel forecast indicating that an uncertain economic climate is leading American and global travelers to change their behaviors
Black History Focus: Sights & Venues
Planners would be wise to include heritage attractions, tours, or Black neighborhood excursions as a part of their meeting or conference agenda
Travel Agent Profile: Lillian Smalls
Running a minority-owned travel business out of her hometown in Manchester, New Jersey, came with its share of challenges to overcome for Lillian Smalls of Easy Flow Travels
Meet Brilliantly