Traveling for business has also been impacted by the Pandemic. Although travel for business has started to pick up the process may seem overwhelming to those who are trying to navigate the changes. How can you as a Travel Professional reach this type of traveler?
Here are some things to keep in mind.
Use your Social Media to offer suggestions on how to make travel plans for business easier and less stressful. Perhaps you work with venues that offer areas that businesses can set up their meeting spaces that allow for social distancing and follow the areas regulations regarding the pandemic. Do you also work with venues that have a restaurant on site or that offer room service for their guests that take the guesswork out of where they are going to have meals while traveling? Let your follows know the areas that you are in the know of all the changes and guidelines in place so that they will be prepared for whatever they may encounter on their trip. Ask questions as to what they are concerned about while they are traveling for business and be sure to answer any concerns or questions in a timely manner. Keeping the ball rolling so to speak shows your care and commitment to making their trip easy and enjoyable.
Write blog articles on your expertise in this area of travel. Perhaps you can offer suggestions on what the area they are traveling in has to offer for restaurants, shopping and other activities that they may want to do on their off time. Write a list of things to include in their packing to make sure they have all the necessary items for staying healthy while travelling. If they are traveling by plane be sure to mention what some of the guidelines for airplane travel are. The more knowledge that you have to offer and the surer of you that they feel they will be more motivated to book their travel with your company. And hopefully when they are traveling for leisure you will be the one they turn to for their travel needs.
Traveling is a must for many businesses. Be sure that you are the one who is willing and able to help with all the concerns and needs businesses are facing with all the changes brought about this year. Now more than ever people are turning to Travel Professional to help them out with the new normal of travel. Need some assistance with your Social Media marketing? Check out our Social Media Packages here.