Leisure, Recreation & Tourism: Research News

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Digital Transformation for small owner-managed enterprises

The adoption of technology for marketing is essential for the survival of small businesses yet it continues to be an area where little is known about owner-manager practice. Research conducted by Dr Philip Alford at Bournemouth University is transforming small owner-managed enterprises into more entrepreneurial and innovative businesses, enabled by more effective adoption of technology.

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Smart Tourism as part of the Festival of Learning

As part of the annual BU Festival of Learning and as the first edition of the IFITTtalk@Bournemouth, the eTourismLab at Bournemouth University held an exciting event on Smart Tourism on… »

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Festival of Learning 2015: The final day

The Festival of Learning 2015 finished with a bang, with a whole host of different free activities and workshops on the last day. These ranged from the chance to try… »

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The Festival of Learning: Day 5

Plenty of people were back on campus for Day 5 of the Festival of Learning – with programming and app development sessions, a media training workshop and cooking a three… »

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Festival of Learning day three: healthy living

The Festival of Learning continued to draw a crowd on Monday, as guests were treated to events from alternative sports to business support. Day three of the Festival started with… »

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BU’s research website nominated for a Heist Award

Bournemouth University’s research website has been nominated for a Heist Award for ‘best digital or social initiative’.  Heist Awards celebrate the best examples of marketing across the higher education sector… »

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BU – Media Partners for Magna Carta 800 Exhibition

Bournemouth University has successfully delivered four pieces of media for the major new exhibition on Magna Carta, in Salisbury Cathedral, funded by Heritage Lottery. The Cathedral houses one of only… »

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Bournemouth Research Chronicle 2015

The fourth edition of the Bournemouth Research Chronicle (BRC) is now published. 2014 was an exciting year for research at Bournemouth University (BU), as our outstanding Research Excellence Framework (REF)… »

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The need for online revolution in the tourism industry

The internet, and smart technology, have revolutionised the way consumers shop and interact with service providers. From online shopping to keeping up with the latest news, a range of industries… »

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Welcome to the Bournemouth Research Chronicle

2014 was a significant year in the development of research at Bournemouth University (BU). With the recruitment of over 50 new academics and a substantial growth in grants income, research… »

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Celebrating undergraduate research at Bournemouth University

Students at Bournemouth University participated in the first ever SUREBU conference – showcasing research excellence at BU. Opening the conference, John Fletcher, Pro-Vice Chancellor of Research and Innovation at Bournemouth… »

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