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KHM Travel Gives Back to Tiny Hope Children’s Home

Written by: on February 27, 2015

Tiny Hope

One of the advantages of being a travel agent is having the opportunity to form connections with people in places all over the world. During last week’s FAM trip to Jamaica, a group of 45 KHM Travel Agents and staff visited Tiny Hope Children’s Home, a haven for local children from disadvantaged backgrounds. The agents… Read the full article…

6 Signs You Should Become a Travel Agent

Written by: on February 23, 2015

Become a Travel Agent

Have you ever considered starting your own travel agency — but you weren’t sure if it was right for you? If some or all of these six traits describe you, then chances are, you will be a successful travel agent! 1. You Love to Travel This one is simple. Are you a frequent flyer? Do… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Agent Spotlight: Karen Beasley

Written by: on January 29, 2015

KHM Pinnacle Agent Spotlight

Whether you’re considering a career in travel, or you’re a current agent looking for a bit of guidance, you’ve probably wondered, “what does it take to be a successful travel agent?” The Agent Spotlight series is designed to answer this question through surveys of the experiences of KHM Travel’s top-performing agents. They’ve been in your… Read the full article…

How to Choose a Host Agency

Written by: on January 12, 2015

Selecting the right host agency as your partner will help you and your business to be successful. Beginning your travel career and becoming a home-based agent is exciting, but getting started on your own can be daunting. How do you know which host agency is the best? First of all, remember that the term “best”… Read the full article…

Using Travel Agents Improves More Than Vacations

Written by: on March 11, 2014

ASTA reports a new study showing that more people are using travel agents and vacation satisfaction is higher when booking with an agent. In an age of online shopping, people are starting to realize one area where they should skip the “do it yourself” approach…and that one area is vacation planning. Not only are travelers… Read the full article…

Recent Study Shows U.S. Travel Industry on the Climb

Written by: on February 13, 2014

Travel Pulse Graphic

The U.S. Department of Labor just released the latest numbers, revealing that the U.S. travel industry is on the rise. According to the figures, the travel industry has shown faster growth than the rest of the economy’s job sectors and is now back to pre-recession levels. Read more at TravelPulse – U.S. Travel Industry Tops… Read the full article…

There’s No Better Time to Become a Travel Agent

Written by: on January 24, 2014

Travel Agents are Here to Stay When we came across the When to Use a Travel Agent article from the Huffington Post, our immediate answer was “Always, of course!” Anytime people travel, whether it’s a short weekend getaway or a more lengthy stay in a popular destination, they can use the help and expertise that… Read the full article…

How To Use Travel Incentives as a Niche

Written by: on November 15, 2013

How To Use Travel Incentives as a Niche As a travel professional, you need to look at all the opportunities that are out there to promote your agency. When settling on your area of specialty, have you considered travel incentive programs? If not, you might want to carefully consider if this highly profitable specialty could… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Agent Career Benefit: Money Matters

Written by: on November 01, 2013

KHM Travel Agent Career Benefit: Money Matters There are many advantages to beginning a travel agent career with KHM Travel. As much fun and enjoyment as a travel agent career may provide, the bottom line for any business venture should be, well, the bottom line! Working as a home-based travel agent with KHM Travel Group… Read the full article…

How to Sell All-Inclusive Vacations to Cruise Clients

Written by: on October 23, 2013

How to Sell All-Inclusive Vacations to Cruise Clients Cruising is a popular way to travel, and many agents build successful businesses around cruise travel. But what if your cruise clients are ready to try something different? If you are ready to tap into a new source of potential income, consider these reasons why you should… Read the full article…