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“Personal experiences are the best sales tool”: MTA advisor on how she achieved work/TRAVEL/life balance

by Ali Coulton

Just when you thought you had enough on your plate dealing with work/life balance, we’ve gone and thrown a spanner in the works to bring you work/TRAVEL/life balance. Sorry not sorry.

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Agent wrap: Cash or cabin is back, agents take on Chicago + more

Take a look at all these agents doing fun things! Then go back to sobbing at your desk with the rest of us nine-to-fivers.

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Big fat agent wrap

Haven’t been on any fun trips lately? Here, you can live vicariously through these agents. We know we are.

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Big fat agent wrap

We’re so jealous of all the famils and events agents have been attending this week that we’re giving ourselves a 2pm early mark. Don’t tell our boss.

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Embarrassing tourist gaff highlights the need for agents

by Ali Coulton

A holidaymaker has been urged to consult a travel agent after asking a very bizarre question on TripAdvisor.

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“The clients and I love it”: How to take the next step in your travel career

by Ali Coulton

The only steps Travel Weekly is taking today are the however many needed to get to the pizza place around the corner.

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“Basic customer service will no longer cut it”: Avis’ Ian Jones

To give you an idea of what it takes to win the Avis Travel Agent Scholarship, Jones penned this piece on how all-star agents are winning to battle against OTAs.

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Technology

Amadeus talks NDC: “Airlines and travel agencies need to work together”

by Gianni Pisanello

Not sure what the fuss is about when it comes to NDC? Lucky for you, Amadeus’ Gianni Pisanello penned this piece to give you all the juicy deets.

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Industry’s most prestigious scholarship opens to agents

by Daisy Melwani

The winner will be taking home $40,000 worth of prizes! So get your entries together because you do NOT want to miss this one.

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Travellers Choice MD says agents need to know how to ‘benefit’ or ‘resist’ emerging tech

Unfortunately, not all tech is as cute and lovable as our robotic friend Pepper (pictured). We spoke with Christian Hunter about which technologies agents need to look out for.

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Big Fat Agent Wrap

We started our weekend early and went on a bender last night, so this wrap comes with a side of squinty eyes and greasy food.

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“Ponzi scheme” agent convicted

Shout out to the sassy magistrate for providing this juicy burn after an agent left his clients almost $25,000 out of pocket.

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