GIFTE Workshop Gives Travel Agents More Than Skills

by Richard D’Ambrosio The trend of travel agents striking out on their own has accelerated dramatically in the past 10 years, leading to a rise in agents working from home, or with a partner or two. But the pressure of being a solo entrepreneur is hard to overcome sometimes. That’s why The Global Institute for […]

ASTA Honors Hill With Entrepreneur Award

by Richard D’Ambrosio, Travel Market Report American Society of Travel Agents is honoring Hill with its annual Entrepreneur Award. Meredith Hill understands the ups and downs of being a small business owner. Fifteen years ago she followed her passion by quitting a lucrative Wall Street career and started her own travel agency. She almost lost […]