Canadian agents invited to become Aussie specialists and win
Tourism Australia is seeking a talented Canadian travel agent to become a part of a new VIP program.
The tourism body is inviting those who have completed introductory modules of its Aussie Specialist Program (ASP) to be one of the country’s first-ever Aussie Specialist Ambassadors, the... more ›
Canada's Only Travel And Tourism Student Mentoring Program Is Back
This week marks the start of the fifth season of the Baxter Student Ambassador Program (BSAP), the only travel and tourism student mentoring program of its kind in Canada offering learning and networking opportunities for aspiring travel industry professionals.
Based on a combination of... more ›
Travel Leaders Network Takes Toronto By Storm
School's not out for members of Travel Leaders Network.
The network hosted its second 2018 Ontario regional in Toronto Thursday, and will hold similar events in Calgary and Edmonton later this month.
Christine James, Travel Leaders Network's vice president Canada, says the annual gatherings... more ›
Promotion Gives Potential New Agents Jump Start to Join Growing Industry
The Travel Institute has launched its TRIP of a Lifetime October promotion for new travel agents, offering substantial tuition assistance savings of nearly 40% on its TRIPKit introductory training course bundle.
The October promotion also includes additional content further focused on new... more ›
Learn, Earn And Win With Meliá Hotels International Cuba
For the month of October, Sunwing is encouraging agents to Learn, Earn and WIN with Meliá Hotels International Cuba.
Until October 31, agents can earn 4X STAR Agent Reward Points that convert into cash on all new bookings to select Meliá Cuba hotels, for departures from January 5 to April... more ›
It's Not As Scary As You May Think
If the truth be told, the future may not be as scary as you may think.
Consider, for example, a story that Transat Distribution Canada's (TDC) general manager, Nathalie Boyer tells about taking her 13-year-old son, Samuel, to her office recently and asking him to put together a report for... more ›
Agent Support Spurs Strong Growth From Canada
Tahiti Tourisme and a group of a dozen of its top suppliers, rolled into Toronto last night (Sept. 19)
for an informative, intimate and stylish evening of both education and networking for area travel agents.
In all about 50 agents were on hand for the event. Those agents had all... more ›
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Operator Launches Self-Guided Contest for Agents
Exodus Travels has launched the latest badge in the Exodus Expert Program and it doing that, it's giving agents the chance to win a self-guided adventure for two.
With a goal of rewarding hardworking agents who bring unique travel experiences to their clients, Exodus is offering agents who... more ›
IATA Teaching Agents How To Deliver The Right Services
Assisting travellers with special needs is a business imperative whose time has come, particularly given the demographics of an aging but still active boomer generation. And IATA has developed a learning module to allow travel agents and their suppliers to serve customers with physical... more ›
Last month, Danielle Berton, a travel consultant at Groupe Voyages VP in Montreal, became the 1,000th Aussie Specialist in Canada, marking a major milestone for the program.
The Aussie Specialist Program (ASP) is Tourism Australia's global training program for international travel sellers. In... more ›