In the tourism industry, I think this comes naturally. We’re all a pretty friendly bunch, with he sole goal of helping people have a good time in our destinations.
It works the same way with fellow tourism industry professionals. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard one DMO person say to another, “I’m gonna steal that idea!” To me, that’s the highest form of flattery. Someone else thinks your idea is good enough to use in their own efforts. Why re-invent the wheel, right? If there’s an idea you can use, modify for your situation, and put to good use, then why the hell not?
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