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Are You a Travel Enthusiast? Turn Your Side Hustle into a Rewarding Travel Agent Career

March 26, 2018

Cruise Planners® Turns Frequent Hobbyists into Hi-Touch, Travel-Experts Through Award-Winning Training and Business Development Solutions Cruise Planners®, an American Express Travel Representative ranked the No. 1 travel franchise 15 years running in Entrepreneur magazine, has successfully turned people with a passion for travel into truly, independent travel agents for nearly 25 years. What may start…Read More »

Why Married Couples Thrive as Business Partners

March 15, 2018

Looking for the Right Partner to Go into Business With? Consider Your Spouse Many people say in order to have a successful business you need to be able to discern specific character traits about someone you may consider for a business partner. Once you have the perfect partner, these traits combined with your own should…Read More »

What Facebook’s New Algorithm Means for Travel Agents

March 12, 2018

Cruise Planners® Proves Mark Zuckerberg’s New Changes Can Still Drive High-Touch Results on the Social Platform Social media has changed the way consumers interact with brands, media and each other. In fact, the average person will spend nearly two hours (approximately 116 minutes) on social media every day, according to an infographic published by Social…Read More »

Cruise Planners CEO, Michelle Fee, Shares Travel Trend Insight with The New York Times

March 9, 2018

The New York Times recently published an article featuring Cruise Planners CEO and founder, Michelle Fee discussing “skip-gens,” a popular travel trend where grandparents take the grandchildren on vacation without the parents in tow. Michelle also noted cruise lines are expanding their travel services for families with special needs, such as Royal Caribbean International’s dedicated…Read More »

Attention Extraordinary Women: Find your Franchise Fit with Cruise Planners

March 8, 2018

Cruise Planners remains one of the best franchises for women and it starts from the top On International Women’s Day, we recognize the hard-working, game-changing, powerful women in business that make up the CP Family, including Cruise Planners travel advisors, Home Office Team members and travel industry partners. Michelle Fee founded Cruise Planners in 1994…Read More »

Cruise Planners Welcomes Travel Franchise Insider Scott Koepf to Senior Leadership Team

February 22, 2018

Koepf joins Cruise Planners in newly-created Vice President role after 30 years as an influential travel agent advocate   Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, welcomes Scott Koepf as Vice President of Strategic Development to the nation’s leading home-based travel agency network. Koepf joins Cruise Planners after making the switch from competing travel franchise…Read More »