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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

  • ASTA Member-Only Campaign Preview — August 9, 2018
    Travel agents are not just booking agents anymore, we've become trusted advisors – akin to financial advisors and CPAs – who make the overall travel experience better and get leisure and business travelers maximum value for their travel dollar. What's more exciting is that the consumer media and, more importantly, the traveling public is embracing this shift from agent to advisor. We are embracing it as well and will be announcing a name change and launching a rebranding campaign at the Global Convention. While our name is changing, ASTA's mission to promote and defend the agency and advisor community isn't, nor is our world-class suite of member benefits. Please join us for the August 8th webinar, when ASTA senior staff will walk you through the details of the rebranding campaign and what it means for you, as well as the ASTA Global Convention, August 21-23 in Washington, D.C. for the unveiling of the rebranding campaign.

  • Creating an Incredible India Experience – The What, When, and How — July 27, 2018
    While 1.3 million tourists travel to India from the United States every year, a lot of agents are confused about the logistics, destinations, and whereabouts of the country. The webinar will give the agents an insight about how and when a tour can be planned to India when requested by prospect clients. Also, followed by an opportunity to experience the Incredible India, first-hand this September at the Alluring India Destination Fam 2018.

  • What’s New at Hilton, What you Need to Know! — July 19, 2018
    Hear about Hilton news, brand updates (including new hotel openings), get to know Hilton’s boutique hotel brands – Curio, Canopy and Tapestry and learn how you can get rich agent loyalty rewards via Unlimited Rewards for bookings you’re already making with Hilton.

  • Naturally Nepal Once is Not Enough! — June 25, 2018
    Interested in attending the ASTA/NACTA FAM trip to “The Roof of the World”, Nepal? Join ASTA Nepal Chapter President and Director/Founder of Liberty Holidays for a detailed look into what you’ll experience on this FAM. Come with us and experience the beauty, charm, history, culture and the friendly people of Nepal. Learn more about this FAM by visiting ASTA.

  • Preparing for the ASTA Global Convention 2018 Trade Show — June 18, 2018
    To ensure you maximize your exposure at this year’s trade show, join Sarah and Kelly for a webinar to review the tips and tricks to a successful show experience. All the way from your pre-show communications, to appointments on site, to your follow up. We will also review some of the most commonly asked questions about the trade show. In just 20 minutes we will review: • How to Update Your Company's Directory Listing • How to Register Your Booth Staff & Sign Up for AGC Sessions • How to More...Make a Payment & Access Your Invoice • How to Schedule Your 1:1 Appointments • How to Book Your Hotel Room • Who to Work with on Your Booth Décor and Build • Shipping Information • Important Deadlines & The Convention Agenda • Ways to increase your exposure at AGC

  • INTERVIEW WITH A VAMPIRE (Not Tom Cruise) — June 12, 2018
    Interested in attending the upcoming FAM trip to Romania and spending Halloween in Dracula's Castle? We'll have Catalin Mogoseanu, ASTA Chapter President for Romania and General Manager of CLICK2TRAVEL ROMANIA, on hand to give you all the details on this “Spooktacular” FAM. You won’t want to miss this special webinar from your local expert. Learn more about this FAM by visiting ASTA.org

  • Net Neutrality Fact Sheet June 2018 — June 7, 2018
    In December 2017, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) repealed its 2015 “net neutrality” order requiring internet service providers (ISPs) to treat all online sites and services in an identical manner. This fact sheet gives an overview of the issue and its potential impacts on our industry.

  • Grow Your Crystal Business Today — May 30, 2018
    Join Carmen Roig, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Sales, for an introduction to The World of Crystal, highlighting: Destinations, Crystal Air, Enrichment & Entertainment, and Marketing Tools & Tips. The info-filled session will highlight new Crystal River Cruises itineraries, the new Yacht Expedition Arabian Nights Collection, Crystal Cruises Personal Select Air program and Charter Opportunities, Guest Speakers, new Ocean and Yacht Expedition theme cruises, Ambassador Hosts and promotional offers.

  • EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) — May 14, 2018
    You may have heard about the European Union's (EU) General Data Protection Regulation, which goes into effect on May 25 and threatens stiff fines for non-compliance. While there remain a lot of questions about how this regulation will impact the travel industry, we have put together a members-only white paper to share what we've learned and what you need to do to be prepared.

  • Greece_ A 365-Day destination — May 9, 2018
    From the 6,000 islands to the picturesque mainland, Greece is the ideal destination all year round. Learn about its heritage and culture, admire the nature’s endless beauty, enjoy the luxurious resorts, visit the thermal springs, discover the sea’s hidden kingdom, experience the wine routes, taste the healthy flavors… This is our Greece. A feast for the senses. Come and share it with us.

 

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