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The latest group travel industry trends and topics are found in the News section of Groups Today. From travel safety to regulatory updates, we offer the latest news on everything group travel professionals need to be in the know.

NTA is going further in 2017 with a new brand, new website and a dual-convention year. The organization's new brand position includes the tagline: Together. We go further.

The Gaylord Texan Resort on Lake Grapevine has unveiled plans for its upcoming $120 million resort expansion—making it one of the top three largest non-gaming convention center hotels in the United States.

Zika outbreaks have occurred in multiple countries, and the virus continues to spread. If you're traveling to areas with Zika cases, you may have questions or concerns. Below are resources from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to keep you updated on the Zika virus as you travel.

Delta Air Lines will begin daily service to Havana, Cuba, from Atlanta, Miami and New York-JFK on December 1, 2016. Following an announcement by the U.S. Department of Transportation, Delta will resume operating nonstop scheduled service to Cuba for the first time in almost 55 years.

Universal Orlando Resort's Volcano Bay, its much-anticipated water park, will open June 1, 2017, and instantly transport groups to a lush, tropical oasis while offering exhilarating experiences with hassle-free convenience.

Recent Blogs

In Defense of Emojis

I may be a mid-20s milliennial, but I think I jumped on the emoji bandwagon a little later than most humans my age. I'm a writer, so my gut feelings toward anything destroying the written word aren't exactly warm and fuzzy. The Oxford English Dictionary named "emoji" 2015's word of the year, and that wasn't cool.

5 Tips to Make Networking Less Scary and More Successful

I am an extrovert. I like meeting new people and often make a point to do so while traveling, while out to dinner or even in the elevator. Meeting and talking with new people is, honestly, a favorite thing of mine. So gearing up for my first formal networking event, I put on my new black pumps and suit dress, made up my hair and makeup, and felt ready.

Build Your Capsule Wardrobe

Maybe you're traveling and don't know what to pack. Maybe you're headed into the office, and don't know what to wear. Either way, having it all in your wardrobe doesn't require owning it all.