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‘Suite’ new images and a call-out for agent bookings from Virgin Voyages, setting sail in 2020

Virgin Voyages’ VP of Sales and Business Development is encouraging all agents to register for FirstMates.com, the cruise line’s new dedicated online platform for travel agents.
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The best-ever New Year’s resolution

What are your New Year’s Resolutions? Most of us plan to lose weight, exercise more, eat wisely… but here’s one we can all keep that’s great for us personally and for the bottom line. It’s upgrading your skills.
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Your opinion matters, take the 2019 National Travel Agent Survey

Rob Glennie Consulting has opened the 2019 National Travel Agent Survey this month.
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TPI steps up with new STEP fams to Australia, Cambodia in 2019

Travel Professionals International (TPI) and Transat recently stepped up for travel advisors by jointly offering an exclusive Specialized Travel Education Program (STEP) trip to Portugal.
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Extra services = more revenue + more loyalty

Lucky us: our industry is peppered with income-generating opportunities. Are you taking advantage of all of them? Let’s say you have clients who wish to travel to Paris for a week to celebrate a wedding anniversary. They think all they need is air plus hotel, but imagine all you can add to make it a […]
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300 cruise booking requests in 24 hours: Burlington, ON’s Melissa Erskine, Rising Star

Home-based agent Melissa Erskine, eager to build her groups business, knew to keep her eye out for a ‘pied piper’, a key client with a strong network of contacts. And boy, did she ever find one.
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TPI’s Klassen gets Gold Crown status

Home-based agent and TPI advisor Kelly Klassen was recognized with a Gold Crown award at the Palace Hotels & Resorts’ Palace PRO Awards gala, held recently at The Grand at Moon Palace in Cancun.
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Making the most of your next fam

They are a legendary perk of our industry. In the ‘good old days’ there were limitless fams, or so it seemed, and they were free of charge. But times have changed and now a fam often represents not only a time commitment but also a financial investment.
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Flemming Friisdahl reflects on the future of home based agents

We asked The Travel Agent Next Door Founder, Flemming Friisdahl, for his predictions for the continued growth of the home-based agent phenomenon.
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Home-based agents: Always ask these 10 questions

How do home-based agents make sure they are making the right choice when they join a host agency? It can be very confusing with so many host agency propositions in the market.
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Abu Dhabi looks to the trade to promote and sell Expo 2020 in the UAE
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Abu Dhabi hopes to reach 25 million visits during Expo 2020 and says success for the global event won’t be possible...
ACV to increase Sun capacity, particularly in the West, this winter season
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Air Canada Vacations’ newly announced winter 2019/20 flight lineup will include 25 new flights to Sun destinations as...
Insight & Luxury Gold unveil 2020 Preview collection
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Insight Vacations and Luxury Gold have released their 2020 Preview collection featuring “unbeatable” 2019 prices...
Cosmos to debut new faith-based tour in 2020, book now to save 10%
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Cosmos’ collection of 14 faith-based itineraries in 2020 will include a new small-group tour that takes pilgrims...
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