275 – Taking Your Business to a New Level in 2011

Podcast Number 275


Grace Murray Hopper said, “A ship in port is safe, but that’s not what ships are built for.”  Setting goals is like setting a course to take your business out of its safe harbor and taking it to a new level – after all, that’s what business is for!  Learn more in the business segment about setting effective goals for your travel business in 2011.


We look back on 2010 and discuss events that had a impact on the travel business.  We look forward to 2011 and talk about some things you can do to prepare your business for a new year.


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Travel Professionals who sell Disney Cruise Line, expand your knowledge by taking part in the magic first-hand.  Disney is offering a familiarization cruise sailing out of the Port of Los Angeles, California.  The fam trip takes place Feb 5 – 13, 2011, with 1 night at the Disneyland Resort and 7 nights onboard the Disney Wonder.
Deadline to register is January 14, 2011.  The registration fee is $545.  Register now at www.disneytravelagents.com and go to the available courses section of the site.

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Gary at http://www.facebook.com/gary.ebels.

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Lorene’s Twitter name is lorener

Barry’s Twitter name is kantzb

Gary’s Twitter name is gary222

Check out Lorenes travel agent website at www.sharptonguedconsulting.com.

Thank you for listening to the Home Based Travel Agent Podcast. You can email me at barry@hometravelagent.net or email Lorene at sharptongued@mac.com and Gary at wdwgary@gmail.com.

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