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Benefits of Owning an Award-Winning Cruise Planners Travel Franchise

April 7, 2014

Cruise Planners–American Express Travel is the highest-ever ranking franchise on Entrepreneur’s Annual Franchise 500 List; Here’s why CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – April 7, 2014 – Cruise Planners-American Express Travel, the nation’s largest home-based travel agent franchise network in the travel industry, continues to edge out its competition and this year has launched its way into…Read More »

Cruise Planners Answers “Is Franchising The Right Choice?”

March 31, 2014

The Franchise Business Economic Outlook for 2014 cites business services, such as travel agencies, as a driving force behind job creation. A Cruise Planners franchise offers travel entrepreneurs an opportunity for success CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – March 31, 2014 – Cruise Planners , an American Express Travel Representative, the nation’s largest home-based travel agent franchise…Read More »

FRANCHISE MARKETING VS. SELLING

March 10, 2014

In the Harvard Business Review, Marketing Guru, Theodore Levitt, describes the art of marketing your business in profound terms. He proposes that “selling focuses on the needs for the seller, marketing focuses on the needs of the buyer”. In other words, sellers are more concerned with selling their products that will produce cash…where marketing is…Read More »

Tax Benefits of Being Self-Employed

February 24, 2014

Cruise Planners-American Express Travel provides the top tips for owing your own business or work-from-home franchise CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – February 24, 2014 – As one of the top franchises to own, Cruise Planners – American Express Travel, the nation’s largest home-based travel agent franchise network in the travel industry, is providing entrepreneurs with a…Read More »

FUN, WORK AND BUSINESS CAN CO-EXIST

February 24, 2014

With gasoline prices still soaring, you may be looking for different, less-expensive ways to vacation with your family this summer. In today’s market, taking a cruise is not as expensive as you may have originally thought. By the time you pay for gas, hotels, food, entertainment, and fight traffic – for a family, you may…Read More »

NO AGE GAP AT CRUISE PLANNERS

February 10, 2014

The job market is still volatile for many; competing boomers, government workers, corporate employees, and blue-collar workers are taking early retirement packages, or they are being forced out of their job or benefits of many years. It is a reality that many professionals have little control over the markets need for downsizing. Companies are cutting…Read More »

Cruise Planners University ‘Know How’

January 28, 2014

So you own an American Express Cruise Planners Franchise now and you explore aspects of being an Owner/Agent. Things you need to know: 1. People want an all-inclusive vacation planned out for them. 2. They want to know all about the food and entertainment ahead of time, before they purchase the package. They expect you…Read More »

BUSINESS “TO Do” TIPS FOR 2014

January 12, 2014

FOCUS ON ONE TASK AT A TIME While multi-tasking may be fading into the sunset, the not so new credo for productivity is calling for staying focused on one task at a time. While this is not always possible to do in your job, if we continue to “prioritize” our work, it will result in…Read More »

Cruise Planners Gives Back Throughout the Year and This Holiday Season

December 5, 2013

Cruise Planners–American Express Travel supports national and local charities throughout 2013 CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – December 5, 2013 – Each year, Cruise Planners-American Express Travel, the nation’s largest home-based travel agent franchise network in the travel industry, makes an effort to give back through its CP Cares Program. This year was no exception and the…Read More »