sábado, octubre 16, 2010

The Almighty Tourist 2.0 and the Death of the Travel Agent

Una vez más, les comparto el texto que escribí para el Newsletter de Quaxar de este mes:

When was the last time you visited a Travel Agency to purchase your flights and hotel accommodation for any destination? As for me, I don’t remember the date, but what I do remember is all the time I spent sitting across the table, in front of a bored (and boring) person who looked at her computer for an eternity and seemed to be hiding something from me (the cheapest tickets, for instance) until she finally fold the cards and showed me my “options”, which I didn’t like a lot, by the way…

How I loved to go to the travel agency and look at my watch move so sloooowly… NOT!

And then, something happened. Now, I strongly believe that the travel agents days are truly numbered and I thank technology for that. People have realized that there is an alternative and that it is cheaper, easier and more attractive than the old way. By going online, we are taking the middleman out of the game and we have total control over the situation...

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Por cierto, les recomiendo que se suscriban al Newsletter. Lo único que hay que hacer es escribir su nombre y correo electrónico, sólo les toma un par de segundos y cada mes estarán recibiendo el boletín directo al mail. ¿Mencioné que es gratuito y que al suscribirse estarán colaborando con el cumplimiento de mis objetivos en la empresa? Juju...

Para suscribirse, por acá.

- Amaya

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