390 – Who Are These People .. Barry and Lorene?



Podcast Number 390 SHOW NOTES  Barry and Lorene have been producing the Home Based Travel Agent Show since February of 2005. Every week we have guests on the Show and we learn all about the guests and their business. Well, you probably know little about Barry and Lorene unless you have been a listener since … Continue reading 390 – Who Are These People .. Barry and Lorene?


389 – Turning Your Client’s Travel Dreams Into Reality



Podcast Number 389 SHOW NOTES  Do you have clients who want to travel to exotic places, experience things few other people have the opportunity to experience, and work with experts who have local knowledge of those destinations? Goway Travel can arrange those travels whether for groups, weddings or specially designed itineraries. Steve Spurlock, business development … Continue reading 389 – Turning Your Client’s Travel Dreams Into Reality


388 – How to Market With Video



Podcast Number 388 SHOW NOTES Give your clients a taste of what they will experience on their next vacation with videos. There is hardly a better sales tool than a video with you, the travel agent, at a destination and talking about all the interesting things to do at that destination. A video such as … Continue reading 388 – How to Market With Video


387 – Juneau Tours and Juneau Whale Watching



Podcast Number 387 SHOW NOTES  Juneau, Alaska is a unique city where your clients can experience a rainforest at the edge of a glacier. Juneau is nestled in a rainforest at the edge of the Mendenhall Glacier, bordered by Mount Roberts to the east and to the west by islands and the Gulf of Alaska. … Continue reading 387 – Juneau Tours and Juneau Whale Watching


386 – Sailing Over the Arctic Circle



Podcast Number 386 SHOW NOTES  The 2017 holiday season is rushing into history and Lorene and I hope that you had an excellent holiday and we wish you a spectacular 2018. We encourage you to give this show a listen if you wish to give your clients a spectacular experience. Alaska has 1.8 million visitors … Continue reading 386 – Sailing Over the Arctic Circle


385 – The Alaska Northern Lights on Silk



Podcast Number 385 SHOW NOTES  Travel agents wish to give their clients unforgettable memories and experiences they share with family and friends. Lorene had the opportunity to try this on one of her many trips to Alaska and she just loved it so we thought we would bring it to you. The experience we share … Continue reading 385 – The Alaska Northern Lights on Silk


384 – Travel Visas For Your Clients Made Easy With Sherpa



Podcast Number 384 SHOW NOTES  Take the hassle out of obtaining a travel visa for your clients by learning about a new service called Sherpa. Sherpa is a secure website where your clients can submit their information including a selfie photo and Sherpa takes care of the rest. Sherpa works with travel agents to insure … Continue reading 384 – Travel Visas For Your Clients Made Easy With Sherpa


383 – Host Agency Review



Podcast Number 383 SHOW NOTES  The host agency is the most important part of a home based travel agent’s business. Due diligence is required before you choose or change to a new host agency. But how do you do that due diligence? Well, there aren’t that many options to make a good investigation. But, one … Continue reading 383 – Host Agency Review


382 – Join the Vacation Rental Property Boom



Podcast Number 382 SHOW NOTES  Vacation rental properties are expanding at an alarming rate but this market has left the travel professional sitting on the sidelines – until now. Your clients may want to travel with a group of friends, family members or just want an alternative to a hotel room. You now have the … Continue reading 382 – Join the Vacation Rental Property Boom


381 – Anchorage the Gateway to Alaska



Podcast Number 381 SHOW NOTES  Alaska is a once in a lifetime destination that calls visitors to return and return again. Anchorage is a metropolitan gateway to the Alaskan wilderness where your clients can enjoy all a city has to offer one day and the next day be in the most pristine wilderness our country … Continue reading 381 – Anchorage the Gateway to Alaska