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E-Library

ASTA’s E-Library provides access to resources created specifically for ASTA members. Utilize our extensive and easy-to-use database to search hundreds of reference documents, guides, white papers, business articles, legal documents and other industry resources to help save you time and money.

 

Newly Added Resources

  • Template Independent Contractor Agreement — November 10, 2017
    A template contract for use when an agency engages an independent contractor to sell travel.

  • Become an Agent — November 2, 2017
  • The Road Best Traveled: Adding value to your client’s travel through premium ground transportation — October 31, 2017
    Join us for a webinar to learn all about Carey International. This webinar will cover Carey® and Embarque® services, Meetings & Event Services, as well why choosing the right ground transportation option for your client is vital to their overall travel itinerary.

  • Selling Taiwan - Good for Your Clients AND Your Business — October 25, 2017
    Named one of the "Top 10 best value destinations" by Lonely Planet, Taiwan offers incredible cultural treasures, dramatic landscapes, various outdoor activities, enticing culinary experiences, and many more! During this session you’ll hear from local expert that will share his knowledge

  • New Distribution Capability (NDC): Current Agency Implications — October 24, 2017
    This ASTA “white paper” provides the reader with the latest assessment regarding its implications to agencies, 2017 developments to date, GDS and other technology implications, its adoption and a view of the ultimate endgame – Is NDC an evolution or a revolution?

  • Experience Park Tours — October 18, 2017
    This webinar equips you with the information to properly educate prospects about Experience Park Tours all-inclusive experiences and the provides you with the tools to close the sale.

  • State Department Update on Passport, Real ID Issues — October 3, 2017
    September is Passport Awareness Month and the U.S. Department of State wants you to know about upcoming changes to travel ID requirements for domestic flights. Join Brenda Sprague, the State Department's Deputy Assistant Secretary for Passport Services, on September 22 at 2:00 PM EDT as she promotes Passport Awareness Month and answers all of your passport-related REAL ID questions.

  • Unmanaged To Managed — September 27, 2017
    Why and How Companies Formalize Travel Programs

  • California Seller of Travel Fact Sheet — September 21, 2017
    In late 2016, California made several changes to its seller of travel law, including broadening the exemption for independent contractors and adding a new registration requirement. In an effort to help our members comply with the new law, which went into effect on January 1, 2017, ASTA has updated its California Seller of Travel Fact Sheet.

  • Agency Relationships and the Law Manual — September 21, 2017
    The concept of “agency” – the legal relationship that is created when one person is authorized to act on behalf of another – is an important one in the travel industry. Travel advisors are routinely authorized to act on behalf of others, most notably, the traveling public. This manual uses real-life case studies to provide an understanding of what this means to the travel advisor.

 

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