Articles tagged “nexion”

Host Agency Nexion Recruits Military Veterans as Travel Advisors

Host Agency Nexion Recruits Military Veterans as Travel Advisors

Maria Lenhart, Skift

An enterprising program that provides free training for military vets who want to start new careers as travel advisors is an innovative way to bring new talent into the industry. After a year in operation, it's starting to yield results.

2 months ago

Military Veterans Launch New Careers as Travel Advisors

Military Veterans Launch New Careers as Travel Advisors

Paul Biasco, Skift

A travel advisor host agency is finding success with a scholarship program for military veterans geared toward utilizing their unique skill sets. It has the potential to be a win-win for both the agency and the veterans who have made the transition into new careers.

2 months ago

Independent Travel Agents Look for Support to Master a Niche

Independent Travel Agents Look for Support to Master a Niche

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

As storefront agencies have disappeared, home-based agents have picked up the slack in the travel agency community. One can't help but wonder, however, if this trend has contributed to the relative invisibility of travel agents to most Americans.

4 years ago