The #GroupForward Guide to Virtual Tastings: For Group Leaders

  • June 3, 2020
  • Victoria Phillips
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The COVID-19 pandemic has had a widespread effect on how businesses carry out their activities. The beer, wine, and spirits industry isn’t an exception to this. Tasting rooms across the globe have closed their doors to help flatten the curve, but that doesn’t mean you have to miss out on tastings. Both national and local

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The #GroupForward Guide to Virtual Tastings: For Wineries, Breweries, & Distilleries

  • May 27, 2020
  • Victoria Phillips
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Young sommelier with a glass of wine

Creating Your Virtual Tasting Program Offering virtual tastings is another great way for your business to lean into the changing landscape and engage with your customers. It’s easy to leverage social technology platforms like Zoom and Google Hangouts to bring your tasting room online and re-open the tasting based revenue streams that your in-person business

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#GroupForward with Coworkers

  • May 20, 2020
  • Victoria Phillips
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COVID-19 was certainly something not on anyone’s radar. With the nationwide government shut down and social distancing practices being conducted, it has left people adjusting to the new normal of digital life and working from home. While social distancing is the reality right now, slide up to the virtual water-cooler and #GroupForward with your coworkers

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Top Three Tips for Creating Successful Virtual Group Events

  • May 13, 2020
  • Victoria Phillips
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In the past, when virtual group events were talked about, it was almost always associated with long webinars or business steaming conferences. In the current landscape, the game has changed quite a bit. Virtual events are becoming the new normal outside of the business world and will be sticking around for the foreseeable future.  The

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#GroupForward with Scouts: Have a Virtual Badge Bash

  • May 6, 2020
  • Victoria Phillips
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With an uncertain timeline for when in person meetings can resume, scout groups can #GroupForward by hosting virtual meetings. One type of virtual meeting to consider is a virtual badge bash. As badge programs have set goals, activities, and outlines to meet the badge requirements, these programs can translate exceptionally well into a virtual environment.

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#GroupForward | Zoom Into Virtual Group Events

  • April 28, 2020
  • Victoria Phillips
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As shelter in place orders continue, the days of being able to go out with friends, partake in your favorite social groups, and fulfill your need for socialization in person have come to a halt. At this stage in the game, you probably already know that there is a wealth of technology based alternatives you

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#GroupForward with Family at Home | Fun and Connection for All Ages

  • April 20, 2020
  • Victoria Phillips
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Photo by Fox from Pexels Charles de Lint said, “The family we choose for ourselves is as important as the one we were born into; that people have to earn our respect and trust, not have it handed to them simply because of genetics.” In today’s landscape that family is your quaranteam; the group of

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#GroupForward | Experience the Outdoors during Social Distancing

  • April 14, 2020
  • Victoria Phillips
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As the coronavirus outbreak has ground daily life to a halt with lockdowns and social distancing, it can feel like you’re isolated from your group and seem like home is the only place you can see. It’s easy to feel disconnected from the outside world and literally outside but, there’s plenty of ways to stay

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#GroupsForGood: Clean the World Foundation

  • March 30, 2020
  • Victoria Phillips
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By working together, GroupTools and Clean the World can help you bring much needed hygiene items into your community during these trying times.Hosting a Hygiene Kit Event is the ideal way to bring that mission home to your community. | GroupTools

The worldwide Coronavirus pandemic has provoked some of the largest shutdowns our communities have ever seen. Social distancing is in full effect and the importance of proper hygiene is at the forefront of everyone’s minds. Alarm over Coronavirus has caused a run on essential goods including hand-sanitizer making hygiene products exceedingly hard to come by.

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Simplify Your Group Sales Process with GroupTools

  • February 20, 2020
  • Victoria Phillips
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Groups are key in this marketplace and as such, group sales need to be an active part of your ticket sales strategy. The traditional model for group sales is fraught with disconnection that leads to less than ideal conversion rates. Group leaders function as the primary recruiters, promoters, and interest generators for group sales but

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