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Nobody WANTS to Travel

People are Ready to Experience the World and as a Travel Professional, you are the key to Unlock it! Written By: Chad Burt, Co-Owner of OutsideAgents.com   Nobody wants to go to Alaska.  Flights are a pain. Nobody wants to cruise the inside passage.  That’s two days at sea. Nobody wants to fly in a … Continue reading "Nobody WANTS to Travel"

It’s Time to Get Back to Work as a Travel Professional

Interviewing: Chad Burt, Co-Owner – OutsideAgents.com An Interview By: Andy Ogg, CTIE, Co-Owner – TravelProfessionalNEWS.com    First off, thank you so much for the time today Chad! It’s always great to connect with you! What a year it has been, but as we step forward from a challenging year, how have things been for you and the OutsideAgents.com … Continue reading “It’s Time to Get Back to Work as a Travel Professional”

How Much Do Travel Agents Make?

By Chad Burt, Co-Owner of OutsideAgents.com   If you’re someone who loves to travel, has thousands of travel rewards points, and knows an impressive amount of travel lingo, then a career in the travel industry might be perfect for you! Of course, none of these things are required to be a travel agent — except … Continue reading "How Much Do Travel Agents Make?"

Make Dreams Come True as a Travel Professional

  Interviewing: Chad Burt, Co-Owner – OutsideAgents.com  An Interview By: Andy Ogg, CTIE, Co-Owner – TravelProfessionalNEWS.com    First off, thank you so much for the time today Chad! It’s always great to connect with you!  Chad and I have been working on a pretty cool project that is being referred to as “SPECTRUM.” As a visually impaired … Continue reading “Make Dreams Come True as a Travel Professional”

Separate the Wheat from the Chaff to Make More Money as a Travel Agent

  . . . navigating a new universe of travel gurus   Today’s world of instant gratification, quick fixes, shortcuts, and secret solutions to all you desire provides fertile ground for hyping everything. From electronically operated beds that will make your spouse stop snoring to skin cream that immediately will erase all evidence of the … Continue reading “Separate the Wheat from the Chaff to Make More Money as a Travel Agent”

Purple People Eaters

Circa 1 b.c. to 1 a.c. (Before Covid / After Covid)   Nine-thirty at night is pretty late for us “over 50” types. Inspired by a shared bottle of wine, though, the engaging conversation continued on myriad topics with Chuck, my soon-to-be great friend. Eventually, the conversation strayed to that neverland of politics. Panic struck … Continue reading “Purple People Eaters”

All That’s Old is New Again

28 days.  Alone in an eight-by-ten box for nearly a month.  Who deserved this terrible punishment?  My 9-year-old son, Nicholas.  Yep, 672 hours in the hole for being exposed to Covid, twice. The fact is we use confinement to punish people.  Covid has been punishing all of us for over a year.  We want our … Continue reading "All That’s Old is New Again"

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