Fort Worth, Texas (PRWEB) May 19, 2014
CCRA Travel Solutions - a leading provider of global business-related solutions for travel suppliers and travel professionals – is reaching out to the travel agent community to seek CCRA Travel Agent Blog contributors. Becoming a CCRA “blogospondent” is an excellent opportunity for travel agents to build their professional reputation, promote their company’s services, drive more traffic to their website and share personal insight and professional knowledge with fellow agents and travel suppliers. For each blog post submitted, travel professionals will be automatically entered into a monthly drawing for a chance to win one of two $50.00 cash rewards, courtesy of CCRA.
Travel agent blog post submissions can range from 50 to 500 words, addressing a variety of different travel industry topics, including (but not limited to) the following:
o Answering a question and/or commenting in response to fellow travel agent posts
o Responding to a CCRA executive or CCRA supplier blog post
o Sharing professional success stories
o Posing questions for other travel agents and/or suppliers to answer
o Discussing unique trips planned for clients
o Offering vacation planning tips or seasonal travel suggestions
o Showcasing a favorite travel destination
o Predicting upcoming travel trends based on client interests or bookings
o Discussing recent travel industry news
o Sharing a travel photo
“The CCRA Travel Agent blog provides a unique platform where travel agents can submit their agency success stories, share their personal travel experiences and photos, participate in a monthly Wednesday Rewards Contest for a chance to win prizes courtesy of CCRA and its suppliers, and both offer and receive professional insight and advice from fellow agents and CCRA suppliers,” said Dic Marxen, President and CEO of CCRA Travel Solutions. “Created as a go-to source for travel agents to learn helpful tips and strategies to enhance their business and become more successful, we now invite more travel professionals to join in on our blog’s industry-focused discussions by becoming a CCRA blog contributor.”
Travel agents interested in becoming a CCRA Travel Agent Blogospondent may submit the following via email to heather (dot) brewer (at) ccra (dot) com: a written blog post between 50 – 500 words (including a title), the travel agent and agency’s name, website (if applicable), and email address. For agents sharing a travel photo, a brief description and/or caption that identifies the travel destination and the names of the individuals appearing in the photo must be included. If the travel agent’s blog post meets the above criteria, the travel agent’s name, website and submitted content will appear on the CCRA Travel Agent Blog. For more information on how to become a CCRA travel agent blog contributor, visit: http://ccratravelagentblog.com/wanted-travel-agent-blogospondents/. CCRA maintains the right to publish or deny the blog post submissions that are received from travel professionals.
Travel agents are encouraged to regularly visit the CCRA Travel Agent Blog to share their personal success stories, participate in the current Wednesday Rewards contest, and read the latest helpful tips and strategies from fellow agents and travel industry professionals for becoming more successful. All interested travel agents may participate in the popular CCRA “Wednesday Rewards” travel agent blog contest for a chance to win various prizes each month that may include (but are not limited to) gift certificates and gift cards, credit card rewards, significant keepsake amenities, program points and more. Through these contests, CCRA and CCRA suppliers garner useful information, advice and suggestions directly from travel agents in order to better provide agents with the resources and tools they need to build their businesses and enhance their overall success.
Based in Ft. Worth, Texas, CCRA Travel Solutions has been a global solutions provider in the Travel Industry for forty years bringing together professional travel agencies and suppliers around the world via marketing and technology. The company is comprised of the CCRA Call Center Solutions, CCRA Global Business Development, CCRA Hotel Partner Solutions, and CCRA Air Partner Solutions. CCRAtravel.com is CCRA’s proprietary hotel reservation booking engine that provides real-time rates and availability at over 180,000 hotels worldwide and allows travel agents to choose from up to five rate categories on a single search including: GDS rates, CCRA Preferred rates, Internet rates, Net rates and the 15% Enhanced Commission rate categories. Additionally, CCRA offers a variety of marketing opportunities to suppliers interested in reaching over 30,000 professional travel planners. In 2014, CCRA acquired the Outside Sales Support Network (OSSN), a leading travel industry trade association representing and supporting the independent travel agents, home based travel agencies, independent contractor sellers of travel and the outside sales travel agent; as well as TravelRetail Universal Enumeration, Inc. (TRUE). For more information, please visit http://www.ccra.com or contact Mary Wiley at mary (dot) wiley (at) ccra (dot) com.