Since then, close to 60% of journey agencies have furloughed a minimum of half their employees. According to the American Society of Travel Advisors, business has slowed dramatically since March with most companies in the United States seeing a seventy five% lower in earnings in 2020 in contrast with last yr. To ensure, advisers, like the rest of the travel industry, have taken a critical hit up to now a number of months.
Ejzenbaum, the Brazil-based mostly adviser, says she has picked up 15 new prospects since June, when journey started to reopen. “Normally if I get six new purchasers in a 12 months, it’s lots. Fifteen in a couple of months is big,” she says. Yet, regardless of the dip in general enterprise, inquiries from first-time adviser customers appear to be on the rise. The majority of those inquiries are referrals from existing purchasers, according to the heads of … Read MoreRead more