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Penny Jar Revolution
As we enter a brave new era in travel, we need our penny jars. We need to invest our "pennies," both money and resources, and reap the rewards.
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How a Realtor Opened a Travel Agency During a Pandemic
Jenn Erickson of Wilmington, Mass., owns a real estate office and decided in 2018 she needed to change careers to something that was less stressful.
6 Email Marketing Tips For Travel Agents
Travel agents today need a strong digital marketing strategy to engage with their customers. It's not like the old days when people contemplating a trip would w
Make Your Travel Agency LGBTQ Friendly
5 Tips to Make Your Travel Agency LGBTQ+ Friendly (or Friendlier)
Keep PRIDE alive by taking a few (easy peasy) steps to ensure that your travel agency is LGBTQ friendly (or friendlier!) It's good for everyone.
5th Annual Travel Entrepreneurship Week
Gifted Travel Network’s sister company, Global Institute For Travel Entrepreneurs (GIFTE), will host Travel Entrepreneurship Week from June 15-19, 2020.
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Cruises Inc. Agent of the Year Shares the Secrets to Her Success
Prior to opening her Cruises Inc. travel agency, Naomi Kuhns was an avid traveler who loved the research that went into planning vacations. Her friends and fami
2020 Demographic Travel Agent Report
Who's Charging Travel Agent Fees? A 2020 Demographic Report.
Get to know your fellow travel agents! Everything from age to seat preference on a plane. Make sure to weigh in on next years fee report!
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Uniglobe Travel Center Hosts The Industry’s First Virtual Conference
Uniglobe Travel Center was set to throw their Annual Conference/Family Reunion May of 2020 at Walt Disney World. Then a pandemic hit.
A GDS Primer: What is the GDS and Which Travel Agents Need It?
HAR breaks down the in and outs of the global distribution system (GDS): What is it, who needs it, and how can travel agents book without it?
National Travel Agent Day
Happy National Travel Advisor Day!
It's national travel agent day and we are celebrating all you travel advisors! Thank you for all that you do.
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Four Important Yet Easy Tips for Creating a Business Succession Plan
As a business owner, not having a “plan” can lead you to some serious pitfalls. What happens when you can’t run your business anymore? Do you have a succession plan in place? Do you know how to create one? If the last three questions sent you into a panic, find some relief that you’re not alone. ...
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The 2020 Independent Travel Agent Fee Report [+Infographic]
Get the latest on fee charging trends among independent travel agents. Some findings may surprise you!