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Launch your 
travel business
with Good Trip!

Thank you for considering Good Trip Travel Co. agency as your partner in selling and booking travel. Our main office is based in the heart of Ankeny, Iowa and is committed to delivering top-notch professional and customer service to our clients.  We focus on recruiting experienced travelers and advisors in Iowa and surrounding states as we strongly believe in being available to our local clients and fellow team members. Learn more about our Advisor Program below, requirements and explore the possibilities! 

Why Good Trip Travel Co?

Incredible Value & Inclusions with our Two Advisor Plans - Basic & Premier

At Good Trip Travel Co., we've crafted two Advisor Plans – Basic and Premier – with your success in mind!  Both plans are designed to equip you with all the tools necessary to launch and maintain a robust travel business at a fair investment price.
 

Explore the Goodness of Our Plans:

  1. Basic Advisor Plan: A powerhouse of essentials tailored to meet the needs of all our advisors.

  2. Premier Plan: For those craving an extra dose of luxury – think dedicated office space, exclusive leads, and access to all agency assets.
     

Once you fill out our form, buckle up for a personalized journey! We'll reach out to discuss our agency model, pricing, and unravel the mysteries of this sometimes confusing industry. But here's the scoop: unlike the typical host agency model that's all about making money off advisors, Good Trip Travel Co. flips the script.

Our model and training aren't just about you – they're about our clients. Our guiding principle is simple: "Is it fair to all concerned?" We believe that every agreement should benefit the agency, the advisors, and most importantly, our clients. After all, they are the heart of what we do.
 

Join a community where fairness, value, and professionalism reign supreme. Our agency has built a strong clientele that keeps growing because they recognize the unmatched value of being a Good Tripper and investing in top-notch, professional services.

Strong Marketing & Lead Program

Get ready to dive into the thrilling world of marketing with Good Trip Travel Co.—where we don't just love marketing; we're downright passionate about it! From television spots to accessing beautifully printed materials for our signature client mailer boxes and swag – we've got it all. Our mission? To be the first thing that pops into every Iowan's mind when wanderlust kicks in.
 

As a Good Tripper Advisor, you're not just part of the team; you're in for a marketing feast! Gain access to our arsenal of marketing assets and bask in the glow of lead generation if you take advantage of all the tools and resources available to your.  

We offer our premier advisors access to direct leads and team up with marketing wizards who work their magic to boost website inquiries and craft campaigns that engage for our Basic Advisors. 
 

But here's the best part—we've crafted a marketing platform so robust that our advisors can focus on what they do best: booking unforgettable trips and dedicating their days to creating extraordinary experiences for their clients. Join us, and let's turn marketing into your secret weapon for success!

Tools & Resources

We're not just about talk – we're about action, and we've got the tools to prove it! Picture this: a system designed to kickstart your journey as a travel advisor with ready-to-use workflows, tasks, and a treasure trove of email templates. It's like hitting the ground running in the fast lane of quality travel planning and guidance.

But wait, there's more! All our advisors enjoy free access to this goldmine of resources, including travel materials and more.

Why? Because we believe in consistency. We want every advisor across our agency to deliver the same top-notch service and exceed expectations. It's not just about success; it's about building a strong brand and arming you with a toolbox that propels your career to new heights!

Ready to elevate your game? Your journey starts here, armed with the tools and resources to make every trip an unforgettable adventure!

Custom Training & Onboarding

Welcome to the world of Good Trip Travel Co., where we believe in turning career launches into seamless adventures!  We get it – the journey to becoming a travel advisor can be a bit like navigating uncharted territory. That's why we've banished the biggest complaint of the travel advisor community – the lack of support and training. Until you're as comfortable as a well-pampered traveler, we've got your back with an apprenticeship-style model.
 

Our Onboarding Process:

  • Becoming an Advisor: Master the art of booking vacations like a pro.

  • Launching Your Business: Because your journey deserves a grand opening.

  • Marketing & Promotion: Learn the secrets to making your mark in the travel world.

  • Trip Maintenance & Reporting: Keeping the adventure smooth and hassle-free.

  • Client Retention & Attraction: Build a following that's as loyal as your favorite travel destination.

  • Good Trip Culture: Because who said learning can't be a blast? We're all about instilling team-building and FUN into our travel-loving tribe! 

Join us, and let's turn your career into the ultimate voyage – packed with knowledge, support, and a good dose of laughter along the way!

Retail Office Location

Dreaming of taking your travel business beyond the confines of the typical home-based agent model? Well, hold onto your hats because Good Trip Travel Co. breaks the mold with our retail storefront in Ankeny, IA! 
 

What's in Store for You:

  • Premier Advisors Exclusive: This incredible space is your ticket to a dedicated spot outside the ordinary.

  • Collaborate & Conquer: Work alongside fellow advisors, brainstorm ideas, and soak in the camaraderie.

  • Client Meetings: Impress your clients with a professional setting that speaks volumes about your commitment.

  • Leads Galore: Receive leads like a VIP and watch your business soar to new heights.

  • Host Extravaganzas: Ready to dazzle? Host travel events that leave a lasting impression on your clientele.
     

Our current marketing mantra revolves around giving back to our existing clients, and guess what tops the list of recommendations from our savvy Good Trippers? You guessed it – having a physical space to call your own! Elevate your travel advisor career by immersing yourself in a world of amenities, leads, and resources that only this incredible space can provide.

Professional Business Planning & Entrepreneurship Culture

Embarking on a career as a travel advisor isn't just about booking trips; it's about kickstarting your very own business venture as an independent contractor. Here at Good Trip, we're not just cheering from the sidelines – we're in the game with you, providing guidance, resources, and maybe just a few friendly expectations.

As an independent contractor, the beauty lies in the limitless potential to earn, with no boss breathing down your neck. Think of us as your business-building companions, partnering with you to craft a sustainable operational model that ensures not just success, but longevity.

 

Ready to chart your own course and redefine what's possible in the travel advisory realm? Let's build your business and make it a journey worth remembering!

Good Trip Travel Co. Advisor Team

Qualities of an Exceptional Good Trip Advisor

Evaluate Your Fit for Success!

Your journey with Good Trip Travel Co. begins with self-reflection. We are eager to welcome individuals who are not only ready to meet our criteria but surpass our expectations. Let's embark on this remarkable journey together!​By honestly assessing the following questions, you'll gain valuable insights into your readiness for success as a Travel Advisor with Good Trip Travel Co.  

 

TIME COMMITMENT

Can you dedicate a minimum of 20 hours per week to this role?

Are you adaptable and flexible in your schedule to meet demands of clients?

Willingness to respond to evening and weekend requests?

Can you allocate significant daytime hours for phone interactions with suppliers? 

PROFESSIONALISM & EXPERIENCE

Are you equipped to deliver impeccable customer service and maintain a high level of professionalism?

Possess general knowledge in booking travel and boast a wealth of personal travel experiences?

Do you have a solid understanding of the travel industry? 

SOCIAL MEDIA ENGAGEMENT

Can you proudly showcase this occupation on your social media accounts, or are there restrictions from you advertising your business? 

BUSINESS TOOLS

Do you have the necessary tools and knowledge to run a successful business, including a desktop computer, printer, and the ability to conduct thorough research?

Proficiency in marketing and design to create compelling materials?

Experience with CRM systems and data entry? 

SALES POTENTIAL

Do you foresee the potential for business growth?

How extensive is your network, and how many people do you anticipate booking a trip with you in the first year?

Do you have a prospect list comprising at least 20 potential clients?

 

Let's Get Started!

Head on over to our interest form below to share some details and we will be in touch!

What Our Advisors Have to Say About Good Trip Travel Co.!

Beach Waves
Taylor Westhoff- Thompson, , Good Trip Travel Co Advisor

Taylor Westhoff

From Passion to Purpose
"I started my travel business as a way to make a little extra money to visit family more often. In one short year, this business turned into much more than extra cash. It has helped me get (and stay) out of credit card debt, travel to new places, make others travel dreams come true and meet some of the most genuine people ever. I turned my passion for travel into true income!"
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