Join Depart Smart at the Student Youth Travel Association (SYTA) Annual Conference August 9-13, 2019 in Birmingham, Alabama. SYTA Annual Conference offers a relaxed yet business focused setting for tour operators, group travel planners and business partners to meet, learn and connect with each other. Register for the SYTA Annual Conference [...]
Wednesday June 19, 2019 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT Presented by Sheryl Hill, Founder of Depart Smart Hosted by Carylann Assante, CAE, CEO of SYTA Sponsored by SYTA - the Student & Youth Travel Association Learn how to help your traveling students become safe global citizens in this webinar presented by Depart Smart Founder [...]
Depart Smart has been announced a Silver winner of the 14th-annual Health at Work Awards sponsored by ComPsych, honoring organizations who promote employee health and wellness. Winners were selected based on their wellness program’s comprehensiveness, delivery, promotion, participation rates and results achieved. ComPsych Corporation is the world’s largest provider of employee assistance programs and is [...]
JOIN US FOR A NIGHT OF FUN, FUNDRAISING & FINE DINING Come celebrate the travel safety movement that Depart Smart is leading. Depart Smart's Travel HEROES Safety Training has directly helped multiple travelers avoid injury, illness, or death abroad, and has given peace of mind to countless others. 18 per 100,000 students die studying abroad [...]
Shaken: The Dont’s of Alcohol Abroad is a report put out by the Overseas Security Advisory Council, a private sector collaborator with the Department of State's Bureau of Diplomatic Service. In the report, they outline incredible tips for alcohol consumption abroad. (They are relevant inside the United States, too!) Don't drink homemade or counterfeit booze [...]
Senior Editor at Smarter Travel, Sarah Schlichter, composed the article 'Traveling with Depression: 12 Tips for a Better Trip'. Depart Smart's Founder, Sheryl Hill is quoted in the article. Schlichter writes, International travelers should keep in mind that certain medications—including many psychotropic drugs used to treat depression—are restricted or even banned in some parts of the [...]
Now announcing the Premier Travel HEROES Safety Certification Course in the September "Travel Essentials" edition of Travel & Leisure Magazine. Thank you AIG Travel and Media Relations for strategic sponsorships of our life-saving efforts! It is an honor and a privilege to help you travel like a hero with a custom Action Plan. Get yours today!
Moms, Help Your Kids Study Abroad Safely with a Travel HEROES Action Plan! Mom Talk Radio Host, Maria Bailey, has a long held passion for helping mothers find the answers they need to become better parents. On August 27, 2017, Ms. Bailey invited Mom and Depart Smart Founder, Sheryl Hill, to talk about how to [...]