Stop trying to change consumers' perceptions of what a travel agent is or does. Instead, focus on changing the perspective of who you are.
Never be the first to quote a number, expert negotiators say. But when it comes to travel, sharing your number with your agent ensures the best possible vacation.
An increasing number of cruise lines are offering free WiFi and travel agents say their clients couldn’t be happier.
In another encouraging sign for travel agents, upward leisure travel trend helps U.S. reach highest level of vacation day usage since 2010.
Despite the headlines and photos coming from Hawaii’s Big Island, the event is not disrupting travel plans.
Having their day on Capitol Hill, agents bring key issues to the Senate and House of Representatives.
Travel Planners International will roll out a new integrated technology platform for its agents later this year. The 30-year-old host is also looking to redefine the host agency model.
Greece wasn’t on the radar for two American travel agents, who say their eyes and businesses were opened by immersing themselves in the destination.
Travel agents call out suppliers that balk about commissions — and note how consortia affiliations and preferred relationships can help combat the issue.
Some agents wonder if the decision to drop Funjet is part of gradual shift away from the tour operator channel, but Sandals and others refute the claim.