When I meet new people, and tell them I work for a Travel Agency, they usually say, OH, they STILL exist. Yes, and they use technology to streamline the travel process! To be competitive, travel agencies must use the latest tools to provide superior service. This ranges from the Travel Agency Systems to tools that help manage groups and events.
Many Nevada companies are missing out on opportunities to grow their business and increase revenues because they don’t think about exporting their goods and services abroad. That’s the message of Kristopher Sanchez, director of international trade with the Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development. Sanchez spoke at a roundtable sponsored by the Urban Chamber of Commerce in Las Vegas and encouraged companies to go on a trade mission to Australia in July. The deadline to apply is May. 20.
Technology developments are giving outsourcing firms new tools to deliver business services more effectively. Cloud services, collaboration tools and communication advancements make it possible for outsource providers to deliver these services more efficiently and often at a lower cost.
As we enter 2015 with an improving economy and robust business growth predicted, analysts agree that finding and retaining employees will be one of the biggest business challenges over the next few years. Because of this many business are looking for ways to expand their capabilities without adding staff.