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Podcast Number 353

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Exotic getaways, unforgettable honeymoons and catering to your globetrotting clients are what this month’s show is about. Stephen Spurlock with Goway Travel joins us and describes a few of the exotic destinations Goway specializes in. Stephen explains how Goway helps the travel consultant offer clients those unforgettable trips.
LINKS TO ITEMS WE’VE DISCUSSED IN THE SHOW
Goway Travel
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Sharp Tongued Consulting Facebook Page
Sharped Tongued Consulting – Lorene’s Travel Agent Website
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Email Barry at barry@hometravelagent.net
Email Lorene at sharptongued@mac.com

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The Home Based Travel Agent Show is available on your television through Roku in the Blubrry Channel. You can find us on Blubrry at Blubrry.com and on the Travelcast Network at travelcastnetwork.com. Guests on our show are invited because they offer valuable information for the travel trade community.The Home Based Travel Agent Show, Lorene or Barry receive no compensation in any form from our guests or their companies for being a part of our show.
The Home Based Travel Agent Show is a proud affiliate of the National Association of Career Travel Agents – NACTA.

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Podcast Number 352

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 Chris Kai’aokamālie, Director of Sales and Leisure for the Maui Visitors and Convention Bureau,  joins our show to discuss the beauty and cultural wonders of Maui. Plus we talk about the NACTA Maui Master Specialist program where the travel professional travels to Maui and spends time with Hawaiian natives. This is a hands on experience doing what Hawaiians do: farming, fishing, cooking, and learning about the spirit of the sky, the water and the fish.
LINKS TO ITEMS WE’VE DISCUSSED IN THE SHOW
http://agents.gohawaii.com/Twitter and Google+ hash tags:

#SeeMaui

#VisitMaui

#LetHawaiiHappen

Chris’ Instagram ID: Mauicrombie

CONNECT WITH US
The Home Based Travel Agent Show Facebook Page
Sharp Tongued Consulting Facebook Page
Sharped Tongued Consulting – Lorene’s Travel Agent Website
Barry’s Facebook Page
Lorene’s Facebook Page
Email Barry at barry@hometravelagent.net
Email Lorene at sharptongued@mac.com

Subscribe in iTunes

Subscribe via iTunes

The Home Based Travel Agent Show is available on your television through Roku in the Blubrry Channel. You can find us on Blubrry at Blubrry.com and on the Travelcast Network at travelcastnetwork.com. Guests on our show are invited because they offer valuable information for the travel trade community.The Home Based Travel Agent Show, Lorene or Barry receive no compensation in any form from our guests or their companies for being a part of our show.
The Home Based Travel Agent Show is a proud affiliate of the National Association of Career Travel Agents – NACTA.

Thank you for listening to the Home Based Travel Agent Podcast.


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351 – Using Social Media To Build Client Trust And Increase Sales

January 25, 2015
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350 – Why You Should Change Your Business Model From Travel Agent To Travel Consultant

December 11, 2014
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349 – Take Your Clients to Southeast Asia With Buffalo Tours

November 16, 2014
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348 – Travel Business 101 – What Does Your Website Say About You?

November 2, 2014
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347 – Travel Agents – Do You Want to Make More Money in 2015? Here’s A Plan

September 29, 2014
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Podcast Number 347 GUEST SEGMENT Would you like to increase your income by 10% or 20% in 2015? The first step is writing that goal on paper. In this show we talk about taking specific action steps to achieving your goal. Kelly Bergin and Lisa Baron from Oasis Agents join us to talk about what […]

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346 – Do Travel Agents Who Sell Disney Have More Fun?

August 3, 2014
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345 – How to Make Your Alaska Cruise Clients Ecstatic With an Alaska Tour

July 1, 2014
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Podcast Number 345 GUEST SEGMENT  Candice McDonald owner of Salmonberry Tours joins us with a few tips for your Alaska Cruise clients, plus she describes some of the offerings, features and personal attention your clients will enjoy when you book them with Salmonberry Tours. LINKS TO ITEMS WE’VE DISCUSSED IN THE SHOW  Salmonberry Tours CONNECT […]

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344 – Cultural and Wildlife Adventures in Africa

May 31, 2014
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Podcast Number 344 GUEST SEGMENT  Add amazing wildlife and cultural adventures to your product specialties with African Travels, Inc. Howie Perlin describes many types of African adventures, all tailored to your client’s tastes, in this show. Many people have an African safari, or an African cultural experience in their bucket list. Howie describes how you […]

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