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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…

KHM Travel Agent Spotlight: Kay Clancy

Written by: on April 06, 2015

KHM Pinnacle Agent Spotlight

Kay Clancy has one regret about her travel business: she wishes she would have started it sooner. She’s been with KHM Travel Group for two years, and has quickly achieved Pinnacle Elite level with her agency. Kay got her start in the travel industry by planning trips for family and friends. She fell in love… Read the full article…

4 Travel Agent Perks That Can Lead to a Happier Life

Written by: on April 01, 2015

happy woman

Being a travel agent may not be for everyone. However, for people who want to run their own business and love travel, it can be a truly fulfilling career. These are just a few of the ways that the rewards of being a travel professional can lead to a happier life overall. 1. Making New… Read the full article…

River Cruises Combine Innovative Ships & Unique Experiences

Written by: on March 23, 2015

River Cruising

Unlike ocean cruises, modern river cruising is a relatively new travel trend. Twenty to thirty years ago, river cruising was mostly restricted to privately owned and operated ships. They were expensive, and ships typically carried only a few passengers. Today, river cruising is one of the fastest-growing segments of the travel industry. European river cruises… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Hosts Our Largest Travel Agent Boot Camp

Written by: on March 19, 2015

KHM Travel Boot Camp

This Friday and Saturday, KHM Travel Group will host its largest-ever new agent Boot Camp training session at our corporate office in Brunswick, Ohio. Thirty-one travel agents from around the country will gather for two days of hands-on, comprehensive live instruction from KHM Travel staff and several of our preferred suppliers. KHM Travel offers Boot Camps… Read the full article…