Cruise Planners Ebooks, Guides & More

At Cruise Planners, we want to arm you with as much information as possible, so you can make an informed decision about purchasing a franchise. Browse our library of ebooks, guides, and more to learn about Cruise Planners, franchising and the travel industry.

How to Choose Your Perfect Niche to Increase Profits

Travel advisors who niche down, tend to reach higher sales volumes, earn greater profitability, and experience better satisfaction. This report, produced in partnership with Travel Market Report, shows new and experienced travel advisors, how to run their agency with a distinct advantage.

Your Ultimate Guide to Franchising

The research stage—before choosing a franchise— can be exciting, yet overwhelming. This guide breaks it down for you, walking you through the basics of franchising so you can compare options and make an educated business decision.

Your Guide to Cruise Planners

Learn more about the Cruise Planners model and how you can start your own travel advisor business. You'll get insight into our training, support, marketing and technology and how you can work from anywhere, be your own boss, and travel the world.

How to Start a Travel Agency

Starting a travel agency can be a fun, fulfilling and profitable career, and with the number of resources available today, anyone with a passion for travel can start a travel agency. This guide will show how you can start a travel agency and earn money in a career you love.

How to Find the Best Low-Cost Franchise

Low-cost franchises provide an excellent opportunity for business ownership, but not all low-cost franchises are created equally. This guide will walk you through the things you should consider, so you can find the best low-cost franchise for you.

How to Start a Business from Home

The allure of starting your own business is hard to deny—who doesn't want to be their own boss? As romantic as the idea might seem, starting a business is hard work. This guide will walk you through everything you should consider when starting a business from home.

Transition Benefits Checklist

Are you a current travel advisor thinking about changing hosts? This checklist will cover everything you should consider before making the switch and how Cruise Planners makes the process simple. Download the checklist now.

Starting a Business from Home Checklist

Stay on track and get helpful tips about all the steps needed to start your own home-based business like creating a business plan, getting your tax ID number, setting up your home office and marketing your business. Download the free checklist today.

[Worksheet] How Much is My Time Worth

Time = Money, but do you actually know how much your time is worth? This interactive worksheet will help you better understand how you spend your time each week and the actual cost of every activity to your business. You may be surprised by how much time (and money) you might be wasting.

Cruise Planners Video Walkthrough

Ready to take a deeper dive into Cruise Planners? This approximately 45-minute video will walk you through everything you need to know about starting your own Cruise Planners home-based travel agency.