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Are you ready to live the laptop lifestyle? You can do that in the travel industry.   Imagine this: you are hard at work on a project when you glance up from your laptop screen to take in the view: That’s the dream, isn’t it? To truly be able to work from anywhere while making …

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 1. “I am thankful for technology. While this may sound like a meaningless thing, it’s quite the opposite. My life has flourished in so many ways because of technology. If it weren’t for technology, I never could have started the Global Institute for Travel Entrepreneurs (GIFTE) … which I started with a laptop from my home. …

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It’s a sad truth: the love of travel does not equate to success in the travel industry. Just being passionate about traveling does not mean that you are going to have a successful travel business. A hobby maybe, but not anything that will allow you to live the laptop lifestyle so many people want. Hobbyists …

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There is one, big, wrong reason to become a travel agent that continues to get included in so many recent articles about this subject, that I decided it was time to write an article on the right reasons to become a travel agent. The number 1 wrong reason to become a travel agent is to …

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I recently had the opportunity to cruise on the Rhine River with AmaWaterways in August of 2017. This being my first River cruise, I expected it to be amazing and it was, but not in the way I had imagined. Allow me to explain. I anticipated a beautiful ship with exquisite décor and impeccable service. …

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