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  • Are you tired of working your butt off and getting paid so little?
  • Do you wish there were marketing resources that specifically catered to your profession?
  • Are you ready to stop surviving and start thriving?

The Global Institute for Travel Entrepreneurs is THE place for travel advisors who want to stop guessing and start attracting lucrative clients that feed their passions and make their businesses fun again. By joining GIFTE, purchasing one of its products, or participating in its private and group coaching programs, you will finally connect the dots and get the clarity and focus you need to start attracting clients, money AND recognition doing the work you love so much. You can read some of our success stories here.

Wondering what your first step with us should be? If you haven’t already, be sure to sign up for your free “Problems Solved Information Kit” (you can do so in the upper right hand corner of this page!) In it I share 3 invaluable tools: a script for charging a service fee with ease and grace in 4 easy steps;  a simple no-fail elevator speech formula that attracts clients like a magnet; and a one-page worksheet for identifying 18 blog article titles that your prospects WANT to read! Of course, if you have questions feel free to contact us anytime!

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By Emily Matras Meredith recently asked me to share some tips about writing productivity with attendees at our last TESA Mastermind Retreat in Turks & Caicos – because she’s under the impression that when it comes to my GIFTE writing duties, I don’t procrastinate. I’m flattered that Meredith [continue reading ...]

8 Tips to a Better Business Card

(by Meredith Hill) Nothing screams “half-assed hobby” louder than a bad, poorly done business card. As travel entrepreneurs, many of whom work from home, it’s critical you go overboard on your most basic marketing pieces. The business card is one of them and it doesn’t even have to cost a fortune [continue reading ...]

3 Steps to Your Very Own Strategic Plan

(by Meredith Hill) A few years ago, my business partner and I had an inspiration to spend 2 hours on New Year’s Eve and do something not so celebratory - strategic financial planning for our next year. It was time for us to put our “big girl” panties on. We created a budget and revenue projection [continue reading ...]

Three Separate Strategies for Tripling Your Sales

(by Meredith Hill) Here is a depressing statistic - the average income for a travel agent is $35,000 per year. I don’t know about you, but that is not enough to get me very excited. If it was per MONTH, then yes. But per year? No way Jose! If that’s average, that means there are a lot of peopl [continue reading ...]

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by Emily Matras Earlier this month, I talked about creating a compelling Facebook ad image for GIFTE’s blog (click here to check it out). But the marketing creative is only one part of the ad puzzle – if you don’t know how to target your ad correctly, then your ideal prospects will never see it! [continue reading ...]
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