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Wellness & Medical Tourism - Business Opportunities for Travel Agents

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Travel & Tourism contributes 9% of Global GDP, more than $6 trillion. The rewards for travel agents involved with wellness and medical tourism are potentially sizable and sustainable. Healthcare reform, rising medical costs and economic factors affecting competing travel destinations and providers, make the climate ripe for proactive travel agents who have the foresight and intuition to predict tourism trends.

This presentation provides the tools that travel agents need to succeed in this growing industry.

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Wellness & Medical Tourism - Business Opportunities for Travel Agents

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