Travel Businesses

Franchises

How the Cruise Industry Can Overcome its Reputation Problem

The cruise industry is awash in bad publicity. But franchisees have the resources needed to weather the storm.
Growth Strategies

Your Office in a Bag: What to Bring When You're Traveling for Work

If you're on the road more than you're not, a few extra tools can make your work life easier and more productive without weighing you down.
Starting a Business

Entrepreneur Seeks to Transform the Great Outdoors With 'Glamping'

David Troya's startup wants to take camping to the next level with treehouses, yurts and teepees.
Entrepreneurs

The Young Founder Behind a $100 Million Luxury Travel Business

How 31-year-old Joe Poulin bootstrapped Luxury Retreats, the villa-rental company he founded as a teenager.
Innovation Now

JetSuite Brings Efficiency and Speed to the Private-Jet Set

JetSuite's founder sees smaller planes as the solution to the "broken" $14 billion private-aviation industry.
Starting a Business

Big Investors Are Helping Trippy Go the Distance

Backed by author Tim Ferriss, singer Jason Mraz and Randi Zuckerberg, Trippy lets you tap the wisdom of your social network for in-the-know recommendations.
Starting a Business

How Limos.com Became a Multimillion-Dollar Business

T.J. Clark took the fragmented town-car industry for a spin and ended up riding high.
Entrepreneurs

How One Celeb-centric Startup is Cashing in on the Guided Travel Sector

A look at zozi's online platform that creates short adventure trips not available elsewhere.
Starting a Business

A Search-Engine Startup with the Frequent Flyer in Mind

MileWise lets users manage their travel rewards programs and search for flights that offer them maximum benefits
Starting a Business

Four Fast-Growing Niches in the Travel Business

Have a passion for the travel business? Consider these four niches that are quickly winning over weekend warriors.
Franchises

How a Franchisee Turned a Passion for Travel into a Successful Business

Lower startup costs helped this seasoned cruiser live her dream to share her passion for on-ship vacations.
Starting a Business

How to Start a Travel Service

With diverse options like corporate travel, niche travel and franchising, there are a number of ways you can put your love of travel to work.

Safe Trip

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