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Offering Travel Insurance to Groups Can Boost an Agent’s Income
Offering Travel Insurance to Groups Can Boost an Agent’s Income

The law of numbers – more travelers on one trip means more commissionable sales – should work to an agent’s advantage. But offering insurance to group travelers isn’t so simple.

Singapore Airlines Once Again Ranked Best International Airline
Singapore Airlines Once Again Ranked Best International Airline

Travel + Leisure unveils readers’ picks for best international airlines for 2019.

BNI is Networking on Steroids
BNI is Networking on Steroids

Considered by many to be the pinnacle of networking groups, BNI could be a travel agent’s strongest source for sales referrals – as well as personal and professional growth.

California Bill That Could Eliminate Travel Agent ICs Passes Key Senate Committee
California Bill That Could Eliminate Travel Agent ICs Passes Key Senate Committee

The controversial law could reclassify independent travel advisors as full-time employees, which could force 41% of them to end their agent careers or leave the state.

Travel Sales Will Remain Strong, MMGY Survey Shows
Travel Sales Will Remain Strong, MMGY Survey Shows

Some major economic indices are pointing to a travel slowdown, but a leading annual consumer vacation survey says sales should stay solid through 2019.

Japan Joins Chorus of Nations Pushing Back on Unpaid Tourist Healthcare
Japan Joins Chorus of Nations Pushing Back on Unpaid Tourist Healthcare

Nearly 30% of all tourists arrive in Japan without any travel insurance, according to a government survey.

How Advisors Can Take Part in Wildlife Tourism Responsibly
How Advisors Can Take Part in Wildlife Tourism Responsibly

Irene Lane, founder of the America-based ecotourism travel company called Greenloons, discusses balancing tourism and wildlife welfare while traveling abroad.

Is NDC Losing Momentum?
Is NDC Losing Momentum?

The complexities of creating direct links between carriers and travel agencies, and ensuring back office systems aren’t disrupted, could slow progress this year.

FedEx Can Now Get You a Passport in as Little as 24 Hours
FedEx Can Now Get You a Passport in as Little as 24 Hours

FedEx and RushMyPassport have teamed up to offer travelers expedited U.S. passport services nationwide.

Tips to Help Travel Agents Produce a High-Performing Blog
Tips to Help Travel Agents Produce a High-Performing Blog

What’s the difference between mediocre content, and content that attracts, engages and motivates clients to purchase from travel agents like you?