All this is possible, and it’s easier than you think, especially if you have guidance from someone who has gone through the process of starting a successful home-based travel business already.
Sue Bradley sold more than a million dollars in cruises in her FIRST year as a home-based travel agent. She can help you get started too!
Maybe you’re still working and want to try out being a travel agent with the thought that it might be a good retirement job.
I had no idea what I was getting into when I first got started. I truly made every mistake in the book, and learned everything the hardest way possible… through trial and error.
But by the end of that first exhausting year, I tallied up my numbers and realized that I had sold $1,056,324 (more than a million dollars!) in cruises.
My business became so successful that my husband quit his job as a management consultant and now works full time in the business with me.
You’ve probably heard that travel agents are a dying breed and that everyone is booking their travel on the internet now.
A lot of travel IS booked online… but what the statistics don’t tell you is that the vast majority of travel booked online is for airline FLIGHTS.
As a travel agent, flights are the #1 LEAST profitable product you can sell (usually, there is NO commission). So the fact that people are booking flights online should not concern you.
The reality is that most people research their travel options online, then contact a travel agent when they’re ready to book. For example, 70% of cruises are booked through a travel agent.
The biggest spenders in the travel market – baby boomers and older folks…