Franchisor has given away 30 free home-based travel businesses to U.S. veterans valued at $381,000 Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (November 9, 2017) – In celebration of Veteran’s Day, the number one franchise for veterans Dream Vacations is awarding five military heroes with free travel franchises as part of its award-winning 6th annual contest “Operation Vetrepreneur: Become Your Own General.” Currently, more than 30 percent of franchise owners within Dream Vacations are military veterans and over the past six years, the travel agency franchise has awarded 30 free franchises
New technology and marketing resources create efficiencies in generating new business and referrals Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (November 1, 2017) – The new technology and marketing programs revealed during the 2017 National Conference onboard Royal Caribbean International’s Harmony of the Seas were designed to catapult the success of Dream Vacations travel agents. From streamlining the booking process to a revolutionary referral program, these developments differentiate Dream Vacations from the competition. Vice President of IT Sandi Szalay’s Star Trek-themed presentation promised to deliver the next generation of technology. A
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (October 19, 2017) – Entrepreneur magazine has released its annual list of “Top Franchises for Veterans” and topping the list at number one is travel agency franchise Dream Vacations. This ranking lists the top 150 franchise opportunities offering incentives and supporting programs to assist veterans into becoming franchisees. Inclusion on this list, solidifies Dream Vacations as one of the leading franchise opportunities for veterans. “In addition to being American heroes, while serving our country military veterans develop strong leadership skills which translate well
Franchisee of the Year Honor and Operation Vetrepreneur Wins Franchising Gives Back Gold Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (September 27, 2017) – National home-based travel agency franchise CruiseOne and Dream Vacations were recently recognized during two awards ceremonies at the International Franchise Association’s (IFA) Annual Franchise Action Network Conference in Washington, D.C. CruiseOne Franchisees Richard & Cheryl Butz were recognized as Franchisee of the Year, and Dream Vacations’ military initiative Operation Vetrepreneur was recognized as a gold Franchising Gives Back winner.
One of the biggest deterrents for budding entrepreneurs is the risk involved with starting a business. From inventory to overhead costs, the price of business ownership is too high and too risky for many people. As a work from home travel agent, however, you can own a business with minimal risk. Here are just some areas where you will see reduced risk as a travel agent: Inventory Management Unlike many business owners with brick-and-mortar locations, travel agents have no inventory to hold on to. You do not
The Dream Vacations travel franchise opportunity allows you to discover your passion for travel and gain the work-life balance you deserve. Start a home-based travel agency business and create lifelong memories and dream vacations for your clients.
Few industries can claim everyone loves what they sell. Travel is one of them. Through travel a person can meet new people, experience different cultures, taste food they’ve never tried before, and learn or practice a language. Travelers can challenge themselves, expand their horizons, clear the mind and, quite simply, have fun. It’s why the travel industry is booming and there’s a demand for travel agents. The Demand is Huge The proof is in the numbers: the U.S. travel industry generates $2.3 trillion a year and $683.1
There are many different aspects of a traditional office job that can be unappealing – from the commute, to being locked into a 9-to-5 schedule. You don’t have the flexibility to set hours that work best for you, and you’re stuck in an office all day that might be far from home. As a home-based travel agent, you could have the flexibility to work from anywhere, at any time. Work Wherever You Want It’s difficult to achieve a work/life balance at a traditional office job, especially when
Learn about the exciting travel industry and starting a travel agency from Co-Chairman and CEO, Brad Tolkin. A vacation franchise with Dream Vacations could be a great way for you to discover your passion for travel – we are excited for you to explore your next dream job with Dream Vacations franchising!
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