AFTA conducts a series of free webinars for the travel industry.
The webinars are carefully crafted to cover a range of important topics to help you build a lasting business and to support the professional development of your staff.
Best of all, the webinars are FREE to join and open to all travel industry personnel, so feel free to share with your colleagues.
We are pleased to share our exciting line-up of webinar topics for the year. The focus this year is towards providing useful 'how to' tips and advice on implement best business practices within your business.
To encourage small business owners setting aside time to work ON the business as opposed to working IN the business, we have partnered with DFK Australia New Zealand to run a four-part Better Business Series.
The series will feature expert Business Advisers who will discuss the importance of planning strategies around the often overlooked areas; including tax time planning, cashflow, profitability and succession planning.
Registrations will open approx. one month prior webinar date.
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|DATE||WEBINAR TOPIC||DATE||WEBINAR TOPIC|
|22 Feb ||AFTA - CC Surcharging||26 Jul||DFK - Cashflow Mastery|
|29 Mar ||AFTA Business Planning||23 Aug ||DFK - Maximising Profitability|
|09 May||Dubai Tourism||20 Sep||DFK - Succession Planning|
|17 May||NTIA Finalist Presentation Tips||Oct||~ To be confirmed|
|07 Jun||DFK - Tax Time Planning||15 Nov |
Understanding Social Media for Travel
This webinar will provide information to learn how to properly prepare for the NTIA 2017 Judging Process.
NTIA judge Tim Poulter and AFTA Marketing Manager, Jo Tralaggan will provide finalists with a clear overview of how to appropriately prepare for the judging presentation. The webinar will articulate what is expected of presenters, the judging criteria and what the judges look for when marking finalists.
Tuesday 9 May, 11:00am (AEST)
Guest speaker - Dubai Tourism
Watch this webinar to learn more about Dubai and the new Dubai Expert Program.
Guest Speaker - Dubai Tourism
Learn about the new and improved version of Dubai Expert: a unique, fun and interactive training tool from Dubai Tourism which will help provide the industry with the expert knowledge and skills to best sell Dubai.
Do you know where your business is heading? Having a clear direction is critical for business success and growth. However, actually mapping out your goals and the road to achieving these can be an overwhelming process.
AFTA recognises this and has partnered with Tim Poulter from Your Way Vision and Business Planning to help you plan for business growth!
This service is available to all AFTA members and ATAS participants and is designed to help you in the creation of both business strategy and planning. It will be delivered through a one-on-one tailored service.
Business planning is for everyone, whether you’re a newly opened travel agency or you’ve been operating for many years.
Join our free webinar to learn more about how your business could benefit from a tailored Business Planning Service and the key features offered in a consultation.
The webinar will answer the key question; why do I need a Business Plan?
Wednesday 22 February 2017
Webinar Host – Dean Long, AFTA National Manager for Strategy and Policy
In the first 6 months of 2017, banks and other financial institutions who provide businesses merchant terminals will be contacting travel agents about changes to this service.
89% of all customers who use a travel agent in Australia choose to pay using some form of electronic payment such as a credit card and you will need to know what these changes mean to your business.
The changes clearly detail what you can now include in your surcharge rate from 1 September 2017 and will also affect consumer expectations on the amount you charge them for using a credit or debit card.
Stay up-to-date on the latest changes and what this means for you in your business. This webinar will: