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Travel Agents

“I’m going to empower”: Kaylene Shuttlewood on her plan for the Travel Counsellors

by Ali Coulton

The only thing that usually empowers us on Mondays is a strong cup of coffee, but Shuttlewoods words were a damn good replacement.

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Mergers & acquisitions result in “less independent” agents: Fred van Eijk

by Hannah Edensor

Three exclusives in three days? We’d say we’re just doing our job, but truth be known, we found a genie in a lamp under our house.

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Travel Counsellors farewell Fred, nab industry expert as new MD

Fred van Eijk says “seeya later” to Travel Counsellors Australia, amid reports we’ll bring a spongecake if invited to any farewell parties.

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Technology

“Investing in tech is critical to survival”: Travel Counsellors MD

by Daisy Doctor

We sat down with Travel Counsellor’s Fred van Eijk and asked him where his hidden ‘robot war’ bunker is. Sadly, we’re bound to secrecy.

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“Webjet is certainly a threat to agents”: TC boss Fred van Eijk

by Daisy Doctor

We’re known in our office to be a bit threatening, but that’s only because someone ate the last Tim Tam. Our reaction was warranted.

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Travel Counsellors MD Fred van Eijk is now taking calls

We called Fred to chat about his favourite Game of Thrones character. He said Bran. We were sorely disappointed.

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75% of Aussies think robots will pinch their jobs

If a robot tries to take your job, just banish them with a crucifix and cloves of garlic. Hold on, that only works on vampires.

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“I don’t think it will work well”: TC MD on FC’s home-based purchase

by Hannah Edensor

If you missed the news of Flight Centre’s Travel Partners acquisition, this story will make little sense to you. Although we’re not suggesting you don’t read it, mind.

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The one thing that can save agents from extinction: TC MD

We spoke exclusively to Travel Counsellors’ MD Fred van Eijk. Well, it would’ve been exclusive if he hadn’t spoken to everyone else as well.

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Watch out, Travel Counsellors sets big goals for Oz

by Tara Harrison

Travel Counsellors is out to kick some ambitious goals in the Australian market, although we’re not implying they’re playing soccer on the job.

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Flexible hours essential for agents, agency boss claims

Did your boss give you a list of reasons why flexible hours are bad for business? Well, here’s your rebuttal, and from a Managing Director too.

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