The Top Ten Articles of 2015---Happy Chinese New Year!

Happy (belated) Chinese New Year, everyone! I wish I give you all red envelopes, dear readers, but instead allow me to express my undying appreciation to you by recapping some of Host Agency Review's greatest hits of 2015!

So adieu to the year of the goat, and welcome the year of the monkey! I geeked out on analytics to bring you a few of the gems from 2015 according to the Chinese lunar calendar1.

The readers have spoken! Analytics don't lie! Drumroll, Please!

10. What Is a Host Agency?

9. What is a CLIA Number?


8. A Travel Agent Career—No, It's Not an Oxymoron

7. Explaining Travel Agent Commissions

6. Do You Need A Travel Agent License?

5. Travel Agency Certification—What Are Your Options?

4. 6 Easy Tips for Choosing Travel Agency Names

3. How Do Travel Agents Make Money?

2. How Much Do Travel Agents Make? | Travel Agent Salary

1. Starting a Travel Agency from Home—A Quick Guide

There you have it—the oldies but goodies. Did we miss any gems? Do you want to chat about your Chinese Zodiac animal? Let me know in the comment section below!Thank you, readers for making 2015 a dynamic year and for sticking with me through the ups and downs of my health debacle. I promise there are more great things to come in the year of the year of monkey!


  1. Which, as it turns out, yielded the same results as the Western Gregorian calendar, in case you were wondering!
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Mary Stein

Mary Stein has been working as a writer and editor for Host Agency Reviews since 2016. She loves supporting travel advisors on their entrepreneurial journey and is inspired by their passion, tenacity, and creativity. Mary is also a mom, dog lover, fiction writer, hiker, and a Great British Bake Off superfan.