Take the Lead

READY, SET, GO: If you have thought about becoming more involved in the State of Louisiana tourism industry or if you want to better understand how tourism functions from a local to statewide perspective, then the Louisiana Tourism Leadership Academy is the choice you need to make for your training and educational needs. This innovative program will help you connect with your peers in the industry who are currently leading the way, will introduce you to issues and opportunities in such a way that you can envision solutions and give you a basic understanding of the roles and responsibilities of becoming a leader in the Louisiana tourism industry.

You will learn true leadership skills and traits and how to apply these skills to become more proficient in your job. You will get an understanding of your role in advocacy efforts and the government (or political) issues that affect the tourism industry.  You will learn all aspects of product development, from the making of a plan to the funding, execution and marketing of that plan. You will discover skills to successfully network within the tourism industry during the Lt. Governor’s Tourism Summit.

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