Karen Merricks

Events

MTA agents flock to the Gold Coast for long-awaited Virtuoso event

After a few false starts, the team at MTA have finally got their hands on the latest in luxury travel intel from Virtuoso.

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Virtuoso MD and MTA co-founder reignite ‘agent’ vs ‘advisor’ debate

by Christian Fleetwood

Two of Australia’s travel industry elites believe it’s time for ‘agents’ to become ‘advisors’ to reflect the modern traveller.

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Investing in people over profits at centre of MTA’s success: CEO

by Christian Fleetwood

Travel Weekly’s roving reporter was in attendance at MTA’s annual conference in Brisvegas over the weekend. And, to prove he didn’t spend the whole time in the resort’s pool and bar, he wrote this.

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MTA founder Karen Merricks on why agents are making the switch to home based

To be honest, the only thing stopping us from working from home every day is the office dog. He needs our pats as much as we need his cuddles.

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