Host Company Evaluations (HAR) has introduced its 2021 Travel Agent survey. That is the primary 12 months HAR has mixed its payment survey and revenue survey into one. The analysis supplies crucial information on unbiased journey advisor revenue, charges and demographics.
HAR can even monitor COVID’s impression on the journey advisor group to supply suppliers a greater understanding of the journey agent distribution channel. The analysis can even assist journey advisors benchmark their very own progress and help lobbying efforts on behalf of the journey agent business.
The survey is carried out in partnership with many alternative organizations, together with American Society of Journey Advisors, CCRA, Departure Lounge, Vacation spot Marriage ceremony and Honeymoon Specialist Affiliation, Vacation spot Marriage ceremony College, Ensemble, Expedia Cruises OVC, Gifted Journey Community, Impartial by Liberty Journey, Impartial by Flight Centre, KHM, Luxurious Journey Group, Nexion Journey Group, Nexion Canada, Exterior Brokers, Journey Leaders Market Sq., Journey Leaders Community, Journey Planners Worldwide, Journey Pulse, Journey Quest Community, The Journey Institute and Uniglobe Journey Middle.
“ASTA is worked up to companion with Host Company Evaluations’ 2021 survey to find out the most recent revenue developments amongst hosted journey advisors. The findings from this part of the analysis coupled with a simultaneous evaluation of the evolving panorama of journey advisor charges is a superb alternative to have a look at adjustments and developments on each counts” mentioned Mark Meader, senior vp of business affairs and Training at ASTA. “With the elevated complexity of journey ensuing from the pandemic, the impression to each revenue and costs is extra crucial to know and assess now than ever earlier than.”
HAR is looking on journey advisors to take the survey and assist present their helpful perception. HAR will proceed its ongoing custom and can award eight taking part advisors with a $25 present card through a random drawing. It can additionally publish the outcomes of its analysis all year long together with insights on the most recent developments in journey agent revenue in response to schooling, expertise, area and area of interest; new agent startup prices and revenue; journey agent payment developments by sort of agent; and the most recent journey agent demographics.
“We’re so appreciative of the advisors that take the survey and our companions that assist us attain all kinds of advisors—from hosted to independently accredited, storefront to home-based, leisure to luxurious,” mentioned Steph Lee, founding father of Host Company Evaluations. “We’re thrilled to capable of give again by offering the survey information to assist advisors benchmark their progress, to provide suppliers real-world information on the journey company distribution information, and this 12 months, giving distinctive, quantifiable insights into how COVID-19 has impacted the journey agent group.”
To take the survey, journey advisors can click here.