Archive for the Category "Travel Agent Training"

A First-Hand Look at the Value of Travel Insurance

Written by: on June 16, 2015

Travel Insurance

Let’s face it: many travelers don’t give trip insurance a second thought when booking their vacations. Insurance companies, in general, tend to get a negative reputation. We really don’t ever look forward to buying insurance, because often it means paying for something that we (hopefully) won’t use. That’s one way to look at it. However,… Read the full article…

Carnival Corp. Announces New Social Impact Travel Brand, Fathom

Written by: on June 08, 2015

Carnival Corp Launches Fathom

Last week, Carnival Corporation made headlines with the launch of their new brand, fathom™. The world’s largest travel and leisure company also defined a new travel category, “social impact travel.” With Fathom’s launch, Carnival Corporation has set a precedent in the cruise industry by giving socially-minded travelers an accessible, structured way to participate in what has… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Agent Expands Options for Special Needs Travelers

Written by: on June 04, 2015

Accessible Travel Beach

Part of a travel agent’s role is making the world a more accessible place for their clients. They bring travelers to far-off destinations they might never have dreamed of visiting, while minimizing the hassles their clients might experiences along the way. For travelers with disabilities, the desire to travel is equally strong. The hurdles, however, can… Read the full article…

How to Balance Work & Travel as an Independent Travel Agent

Written by: on June 02, 2015

Travel Agents Work Travel Balance

As a home-based travel agent, the line between “work” and “vacation” is somewhat blurred. It’s tempting to take a few hours during a family vacation for a site inspection or two. And if you’ve ever taken a FAM trip, you know there’s often time to unwind or explore the destination on your own. Regardless, having… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Agents Live the Palace Life During Cancun FAM

Written by: on May 28, 2015

KHM Travel Group Palace FAM

Being an independent travel agent is hard work. Our agents put a lot of time and energy into planning clients’ trips and managing their businesses. Even on FAM trips, the days inspecting multiple resorts, engaging in product trainings and networking with suppliers can seem long. But ultimately, it’s more than worth it. Just ask the… Read the full article…

Embark on Unique Voyages with Carnival Journeys Cruises

Written by: on May 26, 2015

Carnival Cruise Lines Journeys

Travel agents know that not all cruise passengers are created equal. Some want more excursions, or more dining options. Some just want something different. Carnival Cruise Lines has decided to put their own twist on the cruise experience, and the result is Carnival Journeys. This series of cruises features longer, one-of-a-kind itineraries not found on… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Agents Elevate Their Careers at Destination Success

Written by: on May 19, 2015

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As many previous attendees will tell you, KHM Travel Group’s Destination Success is more than just a live training event. It’s an investment in your business, and in yourself! Last week, more than 50 KHM Travel Group agents and 20 travel suppliers gathered at our corporate office in Brunswick, Ohio for the first Destination Success… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Cruises On Quantum of the Seas with Vacation.com

Written by: on May 18, 2015

Vacation.com YP Panel

How do you get to spend 8 days on one of the world’s newest, swankiest cruise ships with more than a thousand of your peers? At the Vacation.com Conference! From April 24th through May 2nd, travel agents and travel industry professionals from around the country sailed on Quantum of the Seas for Vacation.com’s 17th Annual… Read the full article…

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…