Registration is open for the 2016 Travel Leaders National Meeting taking place Nov. 9-11 at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside in Louisiana. The 3-day conference will feature travel agent training opportunities such as general sessions, an interactive Learning Lounge and more than 60 educational workshops covering both corporate and leisure topics, plus training and relationship-building opportunities with colleagues and supplier partners such as Delta Air Lines, Enterprise Holdings, Funjet Vacations, Globus and Viking Cruises. Associates will also have the opportunity to learn more about the future of Travel Leaders Associates, which will join with its sister brands to become Travel Leaders Network on Jan. 1, 2017.
This year’s conference also features keynote speaker Troy Hazard, an entrepreneur specializing in the franchise space for more than 20 years; four destination workshops, including “There’s Nothing Like Australia” and “Discover Hawaii”; and six workshop tracks that allow associates to focus on their specific specializations. Individual 1-hour workshops further enhance travel agent training by covering topics such as Maximizing Your New Sales Performance, Upselling Premium to Luxury Travel, and Build a Social Media Plan That Generates Leads. For more information, call (877) 404-4172 or visit jointravelleaders.com.