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WORLD TRAVEL HOLDINGS’ BRANDS RECEIVE SIX PRESTIGIOUS 2012 TRAVEL WEEKLY MAGELLAN AWARDS

WORLD TRAVEL HOLDINGS’ BRANDS RECEIVE SIX PRESTIGIOUS 2012 TRAVEL WEEKLY MAGELLAN AWARDS   CruiseOne® & Cruises Inc.™ and Villas of Distinction® Recognized for Innovation in Consumer Marketing, Agent Training and Business Development  Wilmington, MA – September 18, 2012 – CruiseOne® & Cruises Inc.™ and Villas of Distinction® – three brands owned by World Travel Holdings (WTH) – have been recognized again this year by Travel Weekly for their outstanding agent resources, innovative business development programs and creative consumer marketing campaigns. As part of the publication’s annual Magellan Awards

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CRUISEONE® REVAMPS LUXURY PROGRAM, ‘SEA LUXE CRUISES’ IN HONOR OF 20TH ANNIVERSARY

CRUISEONE® REVAMPS LUXURY PROGRAM, ‘SEA LUXE CRUISES’ IN HONOR OF 20TH ANNIVERSARY Discriminating Travelers Can Tap CruiseOne Luxury Specialists for Vacation Planning, Timely Promotions and Added Value In celebration of its 20th anniversary, CruiseOne® – one of the nation’s top travel retailers as part of World Travel Holdings (WTH) – today debuted a new look and feel for its luxury program.  Sea Luxe Cruises by CruiseOne® boasts a luxury travel-specific website with access to hundreds of luxury-certified travel agents across the nation.  By visiting the new site

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CRUISEONE LAUNCHES MOBILE APP FOR FIRST-EVER LAND & SEA NATIONAL CONFERENCE

CRUISEONE LAUNCHES MOBILE APP FOR FIRST-EVER LAND & SEA NATIONAL CONFERENCE More Than 600 Travel Professionals Registered to Attend Seven-Day Event, Set for October 14-21, 2012 at Walt Disney World Resort & Aboard Disney Dream Cruise Ship CruiseOne® & Cruises Inc.™ – which comprise one of the nation’s top travel retail networks as part of World Travel Holdings (WTH) – today announced the launch of an innovative mobile app for their joint 2012 National Conference.  Themed “Creating Magical Memories” in cooperation with Walt Disney World Resort and

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Don’t Be Bullied

As part of my educational studies through the International Franchise Association’s (IFA) Institute of Certified Franchise Executives (ICFE); I have had the opportunity to work many different case studies covering a wide array of topics including franchise development.  In this course, Franchise Executives learn the proper ethics and standards in searching for the right potential franchisee to award a franchise to.  Also covered in the curriculum is the legal compliance aspect in this highly regulated industry.  The things a Franchise Development Specialist (FDS) can say and can’t

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Set sail on an exciting career as a work from home travel agent

Perhaps the office gossip, long commute with high gas prices and daily office grind has you wishing for a more fun and fulfilling career.  If so, then working from the comfort of a home office planning dream vacations for clients (and sampling them yourself) sounds like a winning combination then consider being a work from home travel agent. Recent media reports from major television network TV shows and national print publications have been promoting stories on why consumers need a travel agent. It appears that when consumer

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Get Ready for a Travel Business Opportunity

Get ready to enter the exciting world of starting your own home based travel business with Cruise One! People all across the country are taking control of their financial future by starting a home based travel business. If you’re ready to start your own business, a home based travel business through Cruise One is one of the smartest decisions you can make. Backed by one of the world’s leading distributors of cruises, air tickets, hotel rooms and vacation packages, World Travel Holdings, Inc., Cruise One combines access

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Travel Franchise

According to the IFA, franchise businesses generating upwards of $1.5 trillion in sales. Franchise Owners today including Travel Franchise Owners with Cruise One, are benefitting today from what makes buying a franchise better than starting your own business from scratch? In starting your own Travel Franchise with Cruise One, you’re investing in a support system. Their Travel Franchise will see you operating a business, which has already been developed, tried and tested by the expert Franchisor. From day one your Travel Franchise comes with all the bumps

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Travel Agent Business Opportunity

In the last 20 years many things have changed in the world of travel and now is a great time to be looking at a travel agent business opportunity.  What do I mean by this?  Let’s look at the landscape and history of the last two decades.  In the early 90’s airlines realized that paying commission to travel agents was one of their biggest expenses and many airline executives viewed travel agents as just plain order takers.  Maybe that was the case when someone went into an

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An Exciting Home Travel Business!

If you are considering a home business look into an exciting Home Travel Business with Cruise One! Truly a winning company Cruise One received “Partner of the Year” by Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Carnival Cruise Lines, as a partner company of World Travel Holdings!  As a member of Cruise One’s you would be a part of the Home Travel Business that won Regent Seven Seas 2010 Council Award – Top Producer! The Home Travel Business that won Celebrity 2010 Partner Of The Year! The Home

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What is it Like Being a Travel Agency Franchise Owner?

Founded in 1992, CruiseOne’s Travel Agency Franchise Model is part of World Travel Holdings which makes it the world’s largest cruise vacation seller. Training is very important to your success as a CruiseOne Travel Agency Franchise Owner. It all starts with a 6 day initial training at our Headquarters’ in Fort Lauderdale, giving you hands on experience with the tools you will use to operate your business. Then there are multiple ongoing training opportunities. We offer easy to attend Webinars with Suppliers and our In House Experts

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