Travel agents pull together in times of crisis, even when they’re from different agency affiliations. Recently that generous spirit has been front and centre with Travel Agents Care’s fundraising efforts for the Bahamas in the wake of Hurricane Dorian.
First, full disclosure. My desk isn’t as tidy as it could be. But in our line of work it can be so hard to keep the clutter to a minimum. Business cards … client files … the brochures you refer to all the time.
The Travel Agent Next Door is launching a zero interest financing program – in partnership with Flexiti – that allows clients to finance their vacations. Consumers pay a set financing fee that is much lower than the interest rate on credit cards – and on other financing plans.
On the elegant Via dei Pescioni in Florence (think New York City’s Fifth Avenue, or the Champs-Élysées in Paris) you’ll find some elegant clothing stores including Stefano Ricci, a magnet for stylish men from around the world.
It’s hard to work efficiently when you don’t have the right tools. Transat Distribution Canada (TDC) says it wants to make sure its agents are at the top of their game with new technology from TravelWorks.