December 4, 2018
Nothing feels better than being your own boss.In most fields, you need the infrastructure and support of a reputable corporation to reach anything beyond low-hanging fruit. In the travel industry, things are changing—and if you move now, you can catch the wave. While the industry used to be domin...
November 20, 2018
Fancy meeting you here! The big Bummer is that our 2018 fee survey is closed :(But the HUGE triumph is we received a record-breaking number of responses to the survey! Over 860 people responded to the survey!!! So you all really came through, and we're excited to do a little data magic (well, the...
November 14, 2018
Travel Quest reviews the perks (and challenges) of becoming an independent travel agent.
November 9, 2018
HAR 2.0 has launched and we're just beginning to dig into some of our new functionality . . . starting with updated host and franchise profiles.
November 2, 2018
What is a travel consortium or a travel cooperative? The very very short answer that will get you through a cocktail party banter is this: A travel consortium is a collective of host agencies, travel agencies and/or travel advisors that join forces and combine resources to increase their industry...
October 31, 2018
We're looking for all-star HAR fans to help us launch our new site with ample pomp and circumstance. Is that you?
October 30, 2018
This is the 1st of 3 articles in in our "Booking Group Travel Series. You can read the rest here: "5 Steps to Finding Groups (It's Not As Hard As You Think)"Here’s What Suppliers Want You to Know About Booking Groups"Groups are one of the most profitable ways to earn commission in our industry . ...
October 18, 2018
Andavo Travel completed its 12th annual AndavoMart event with a total of 113 attendees (an increase of 6% from 2017)
October 17, 2018
This is the 1st of 3 articles in in our "Booking Group Travel Series. You can read the rest here: 10 Insider Group Booking Tips From Travel AdvisorsHere’s What Suppliers Want You to Know About Booking GroupsWhy Book Groups:Whether it’s your local Stitch ‘N Bitch[1. Take note, HARdy HAR HAR reader...
October 11, 2018
GIFTE's Book More Travel Workshop received 2018 Travel Weekly Magellan Silver Award in the Travel Agency/Agent category for Overall-Travel Agent Innovation.
October 7, 2018
What you don’t know can’t hurt you, right? Wrong! Something that seems so benign or simple, can come back to haunt you --- or worse, have you shut your business doors forever. But don’t worry, we’re here to help! Here’s four scary no-no’s you should avoid if you want to keep your business open fo...
October 1, 2018
Nexion host agency has announced a rebranding that includes a name change to Nexion® Travel Group, which includes an expansion into a Mexico-based branch.