In this Issue:
AmaWaterways – An Unparalleled River Cruise Experience
Which Business Partner Deserves your Trust
Written By: Outside Agents
Travel Weekly’s STAR Program Returns to CruiseWorld for 2019
Written By: Jennifer Kruse CTA, ACC, LCS, Associate Director, Trade Recruitment & Engagement – Travel Weekly Events
Taking Flight: Getting the Most from an Airline Consolidator
Written By: Brianna Kilroy, Copywriter – Sky Bird Travel
Ultimate All Inclusive – Posada Group Resorts
Written By: Geoff Millar, Owner – Ultimate All Inclusive Travel
READY, SET, GROW – Five Ways to Leverage Your Greatest Asset – Your Customers
Written By: Jackie Friedman, President – Nexion® Travel Group
Simply Sales with Scott – Big Data for Big Returns
Written By: Scott Koepf, Vice President of Strategic Development – Cruise Planners
Are You an Agent, a Consultant, a Professional or an Advisor?
Written By: Tom Ogg
Upcoming Webinars for Travel Professionals
Interview: ABC Global Shares What’s to Come with an All-New ezBookPro
An Interview By: Joanie Ogg, Co-Founder of Travel Professional NEWS
Interviewing: Eric Altschul, Chief Executive Officer – ABC Global Services / ezBookPro.com
Franchise vs. Host: Choosing the Best Path for Your Travel Business
Contributed By: Cruise Planners
Millennial Clients – 10 Communication Trends of the Largest Generation in 2019
Written By: Andy Ogg, Editor and Marketing Director – Travel Professional NEWS
How to Tell if you NEED a Host Travel Agency Partner
Written By: Tom Ogg
Why Agents Fail and How to Avoid it
Written By: Jesse Morris, Owner – We Book Travel LLC
How to “Fire” a Client Tactfully and Gracefully
By: Joanie Ogg, CTC, MCC, Co-Founder – Travel Professional NEWS
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In this issue of TravelProfessional NEWS, we are elated to share a fantastic look into AmaWaterways offerings and fantastic value for 2019. If you haven’t had the chance to sell an AmaWaterways river cruise yet, this feature may help you make that happen! We then get a great look into Which Business Partners Deserve YOUR Trust, brought to you by Outside Agents, a phenomenal Host Agency.
Through the pages you’ll join a fantastic read from Cruise Planners looking into the options of a Franchise or a Host Agency and what that can mean for you. Jackie Friedman, President of Nexion shares some great insights into the power leveraging your greatest power, your clients! Geoff Millar dives further into the All Inclusive Resorts in the Posada Group and Tom Ogg shares a great look into the terminology of a Travel Agent, Advisor, Consultant and Professional and which one you should use.
Join Jesse Morris for a great look into why some Travel Professionals fail and how you can avoid it and Joanie Ogg chats with Eric Altschul regarding the new and very exciting opportunities coming soon from ABC Global and EZBook!
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