Skip the Travel Agent at Your Own Peril

Skip the Travel Agent… at Your Own Peril. A good friend of ours sent this along this morning, and all of us here at CCRA were […]

Read More
2018 Travvy Awards

CCRA Supplier Partners Take Home 2018 Travvy Awards

Congratulations to Our Supplier Partner 2018 Travvy Winners! TravelPulse released the complete list of 2018 Travvy Award Winners and it was full of CCRA Supplier Partners! […]

Read More
Airport Codes List

United States and International Airport Codes List

U.S. and International Airport Codes for Travel Agents As a travel professional, being able to quickly reference airport codes around the world is crucial and can […]

Read More
CCRA Travel Agency Services & Products

Deconstructing CCRA Travel Agency Services & Products

Recently, my colleague and I returned from a great few days in Fort Lauderdale at Travel Weekly’s GTM Flagship event. Over the course of a few […]

Read More
Are Current Media Reports Affecting Your Ability to Sell Travel to Mexico?

Survey of 800+ Travel Agents Shows How Media Reports Are Impacting Mexico Travel

Are current media reports affecting your ability to sell travel to Mexico? If they are, fear not. You’re definitely not alone, and the team at CCRA is here to help you address your clients’ concerns.

Read More

Travel Agents’ Top Destination Choices for 2017

If anyone knows hot travel destinations, it’s travel agents. That is why we asked agents for their top destination choices for 2017 in our recent 2017 Agency Outlook Survey. We decided to share one “hot spot” for every month of the year.

Read More

4 Things You Should Bring to Every Networking Event

Lately we have been talking a lot about networking and how important it is to get out there and promote your travel agency. As we have touched on in previous posts, networking can lead to lots of great things: referrals, new supplier contacts, some great industry friends, and much more. How do you prepare yourself to attend a networking event, and more importantly, what should you bring with you?

Read More
Building a Top Tier Supplier Network

How to Build a Top-Tier Supplier Network in Record Time

We sat down with our Vice President of Membership Services, Margie Jordan, who is also the President and CEO of Jordan Executive Travel Services, to discuss how to build a top-tier supplier network in a way that will not only help you grow your travel business through steady commissions, but incredible customer service.

Read More
How FAM Trips Can Benefit Travel Agents

How FAM Trips Benefit Travel Agents

FAM Trips, or Familiarization Trips are an amazing resource to help grow or strengthen your travel agency. The investment is well worth it, continue reading to see how to get the most out of your next FAM trip.

Read More
The Rise od Destination Expert And What They Means For Travel Agents

The Rise of Destination Experts & What That Means For Travel Agents

Travel trends are constantly changing and evolving. One that seems to be on the rise currently is that travelers are seeking more exotic and exciting vacation destinations. This is an intriguing challenge for travel professionals, and the best way to appeal to a new, more diverse clientele is to market yourself in every way possible as a Destination Expert.

Read More