Travel conferences can help agents forge new business relationships and develop skills for the workplace
Conferences form a big part of the travel industry, so there is a strong chance that you or a colleague will attend one somewhere down the line.
Going to a conference can help you become a more confident, effective agent, picking up skills around networking, selling and marketing along the way. However, conference tickets and travel can be costly, so businesses must know that they will be getting a decent return on their investment to attend.
We speak with two conference veterans, as well as a travel agency owner, for their tips on how to best prepare for and get the most out of a conference.