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KHM Travel Kicks Off Destination Success Live Training Tomorrow

Written by: on May 12, 2015

Destination Success Featured

Tomorrow, KHM Travel Group is kicking off our first Destination Success live training session of 2015. This is our third year of hosting this premier four-day training event. We are looking forward to welcoming 57 travel agents and more than 20 of our preferred suppliers to our home office here in Ohio! “I always like… Read the full article…

Go Green at these All-Inclusive, Eco-Friendly Resorts

Written by: on May 11, 2015

SeasideSuites Canopy

More and more travelers are looking for ways to reduce their carbon footprint. Whether it’s renting a hybrid car or volunteering with a conservation group, the number of eco-friendly travel options continues to grow. Many major airlines now even offer travelers the option to purchase carbon offsets when booking flights, to cancel out the emissions… Read the full article…

New Agents Leave May Boot Camp Ready to Begin Their Adventure

Written by: on May 07, 2015

May Boot Camp 2015 group

May 1st and 2nd, the KHM Travel Group staff welcomed 25 new travel agents for two full days of comprehensive training at our second Boot Camp live training session of 2015. Our team lead the group through a series of presentations including a hands-on supplier and commissions booking workshops, marketing essentials and social media strategies…. Read the full article…

KHM Travel Agent Spotlight: Tracy Waugh

Written by: on May 06, 2015

KHM Pinnacle Agent Spotlight

Tracy Waugh of Choose Your Adventure Travel knows that the secret to success is not really a secret: it takes hard work, and knowing your clients! She has been a travel agent with KHM Travel Group for four years, and has been a member of the Pinnacle Elite group for more than two. Like many… Read the full article…

Infographic: Travelers Do Recognize Value of Travel Agents

Written by: on May 01, 2015

People Love travel agents!

As a travel agent, there might be times when you think your hard work isn’t appreciated. Or you’re dealing with a difficult client who only wants to wring the lowest possible price out of you. There is a bright side, however: the majority of travelers do recognize how valuable travel agents are, even if they… Read the full article…

Identifying the 6 Types of Travelers

Written by: on April 27, 2015

Traveling Backpackers

If you’re a travel agent, you know that rarely are two clients’ needs exactly alike. Some want a completely all-inclusive vacation, and some crave a little bit (or a lot) of adventure. Some have a very clear vision in mind, and some prefer more spontaneity. Whatever the case, it’s up to you to bring their… Read the full article…

A First Glimpse at Royal Caribbean’s Anthem of the Seas

Written by: on April 20, 2015

Royal Caribbean Anthem of the Seas

Royal Caribbean’s Anthem of the Seas, billed as one of the industry’s most innovative ships, prepares for its christening today in Southampton, United Kingdom. Emma Wilby, a 27-year-old travel agent from Scotland, has the honor being the highly-anticipated ship’s Godmother. She will carry out the ceremonial naming of The Anthem and perform a special song… Read the full article…

Six Secrets to Maintaining a Productive Home Office

Written by: on April 16, 2015

Maintaining a Productive Home Office

The convenience of working from a home office is something many professionals dream about — working in pajamas, from the comfort of a favorite chair. One of the major perks of becoming a home-based travel agent is being able to decide where you work, and when. Having a dedicated, organized space where you can work… Read the full article…

Cruise Lines Adapting to Growing Demand for World Cruises

Written by: on April 10, 2015

Cunard World cruise ship

Most of us, at the end of a relaxing voyage, dream of becoming permanent residents of the sea. Or at least, we wish we could delay our return to reality for another few days. For a small but growing segment of travelers, spending weeks or even a few months at sea isn’t unusual. These “extreme… Read the full article…

New Travel Agents Jumpstart Their Businesses at March Boot Camp

Written by: on April 07, 2015

Boot Camp Group of Agents

Travel agents from around the country gathered at KHM Travel Group’s corporate office March 20th and 21st for our largest Boot Camp Training session to date. Thirty-one agents engaged in two days of instruction centered around the “Ready. Set. Grow.” theme. On Day One, the agents arrived for breakfast and welcoming remarks from our team…. Read the full article…