TPI Tip of the Week 9/9

"Little distractions are key indicators you’re not owning your goal fully. Keep diligent. Don’t let yourself off the hook." - Jenn Lee, VP of Sales and Marketing, Travel Planners International

Top Stories
They still rely on the expertise of travel agents. People thought that, with the internet, agents would disappear, but we know that is not the [case]. - Gonzalo del Peón, AMResorts

We, as advisors, have to start looking at different avenues that will pay better for us, so you can continue to at least be profitable.

Nicole Mazza, Travelsavers

As travel advisors, we have to be curious. Curiosity leads to impactful connections that pave our road to success.

Jenn Lee, VP of Sales and Marketing, Travel Planners International


“They start out as customers, and then become friends. I tell them, when they're on the East Coast, I will pick them up at the Amtrak station and they have a place to stay with me.” - Dina Dini, Travel Advisor

“We are often faced with obstacles that require us to change gears, such as 9/11, recessions, Zika, travel advisories, hurricanes, etc., and rather than tell ourselves how amazing it is that we ‘survived’ these devastating times, I prefer to put plans in place so that the impact of any future events are not so catastrophic.” - Jennifer Doncsecz, Travel Advisor

“People don’t buy travel every week. I want to make sure that when they buy, they buy from me. I don’t care how long they’re on my list. The biggest power of email is that it allows you to stay top-of-mind, so they don’t forget about you.” - Ron Cates

Tip of the Day

"Bringing companies, consumers and communities together is our best chance to protect destinations and ecosystems for future generations.” - Prince Harry, Creator of Travalyst

Daily Top List

The Best Times to Post on Instagram

1. Monday: 6am, 10am, 10pm

2. Tuesday: 2am, 4am, 9am

3. Wednesday: 7am, 8am, 11pm

4. Thursday: 9am, 12pm, 7pm

5. Friday: 5am, 1pm, 3pm


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