Starting a home-based travel business is typically less expensive than opening a brick and mortar location. It’s an economical way to keep overhead costs down, thus reaping higher profit margins.
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (November 14, 2014) – A first in the travel industry, CruiseOne announced the launch of a video asset library of travel vlogs, blogs that are primarily video content, at its annual National Conference aboard the Regal Princess® this year. With 26 videos already created and 35 expected to be completed by year-end, these vlogs provide consumers a first-person look at what it’s like to stay at a resort or travel on a cruise by showcasing unique destinations, various cruise lines and different experiences available
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (November 10, 2014) – The first full day of the CruiseOneNational Conference aboard Regal Princess started with a riveting general session, which included a welcome address from CruiseOne Senior Vice President Debbie Fiorino, remarks by Princess Cruises® and Cunard Line Vice President Brian O’Connor and Keri Rivera of Make-A-Wish® America, as well as an interactive panel discussion with cruise line executives. As the first presenter, Fiorino generated excitement among the attendees with inspirational quotes, videos, a recap of the past year and a preview
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (November 11, 2014) – The CruiseOne National Conference aboard Regal Princess took time out of its educational programming to commemorate Veteran’s Day and honor the more than 100 agents in attendance who have served in the Armed Forces and their spouses. With patriotism in the air, attendees dressed in red, white or blue, and the room was adorned with military flags and festive decorations. While a slideshow displayed agent’s personal photos from their time in the service, Tim Courtney, CFE, vice president of franchise
By: Gary Johnson, Franchise Development Specialist The travel industry has had its ups and down, like many industries, but many people are finding a dream career as they become a travel agent. As the cruise and travel industry faces a time of unprecedented growth to meet unprecedented demand, there has, perhaps, never been a better time to become a travel agent. In fact the cruise industry is breaking records year after year and is forecasting nothing less than an explosion in future capacity. Industry sources reveal there
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (July 8, 2014) – The World Franchising Network has compiled and published its fifth annual list of the “50 Top Franchises for Veterans” and CruiseOne was the only travel franchise recognized on the list. “We are thrilled to receive this prestigious honor for the second year in a row and be included on a list with many of the best franchisors in the country,” said Tim Courtney, CFE, vice president of franchise development and ambassador of veteran affairs. “We have military veterans to thank