Monday 10th (Motivation Monday)
[Morning] – Share your motivation
Share your motivational message – what has kept you going during the past 14 months? What would you tell your past self at the start of the pandemic? Celebrate your resilience and achievements. What have you learnt about yourself? Any skills/hobbies you’ve taken up? What are you most proud of?
Post videos/pics on social media.
[Afternoon] Travel leaders GTT pledge panel (pre-recorded and hosted by Sophie/Dan)
Julia Lo Bue Said, chief executive, Advantage
Ben Bouldin, MD EMEA, Royal Caribbean International
Lisa McAuley, MD EMEA, Intrepid
Tuesday 11th (Tools for Tuesday)
Tools, tips and advice sessions
[Morning] Centre for Crisis Psychology - 15/20-min presentation/interview (hosted by Trudie/Tom?)
[Afternoon] Companies share insights into their mental health initiatives (hosted by Tom?)
Midcounties Co-op Travel
Wednesday 12th (Wellness Wednesday)
[Lunch slot?] Mr Motivator’s travel industry fitness session TBC [Tom and Trudie meeting him Monday 19th April]
Legendary TV fitness guru Mr Motivator hosts a (live?) fitness/exercise class for all the industry to get involved with.
[Throughout the day] Walk for wellbeing
Either visit your favourite walk/nature spot and post a video/pic on social media or post a past walk you’ve enjoyed and make a pledge to do it again soon.
Thursday 13th (Thinking Thursday)
[Morning] - Agent panel discussing experiences of the past year and relationship with mental health (could be done as a FB Live?)
Daniele Broccoli, Typically Holidays
Richard Dixon, director, Holidaysplease
Amanda Matthews, director, Designer Travel
[Afternoon] - Keynote speaker/s (pre-recorded interviews)
Neil Laybourn, health and wellbeing speaker
Jonathon Woodall, chief operating officer, Hays Travel
Johan Lundgren, CEO, easyJet
Andrew Flintham, MD, Tui UK and Ireland
Friday 14th (Future thinking/forward-thinking Friday)
Travel Radio with Kuoni
Radio show about GTTW and what the industry needs to do next to boost mental health awareness/resources for colleagues (could pre-record a chat with Derek/Rachel and broadcast the video after/alongside radio interview?)
GTTW-themed Clubhouse session - 1-2pm
Using the normal TTG Travel Hour to discuss industry attitudes towards mental health/wellbeing during our regular Friday session. Member of TTG team/Trudie as panellists.
*Legacy of the week/future development
Industry mental health working group - Could drum up interest in this from different brands/groups that made GTT pledges in January? Do we launch this at the end of GTTW?