This is the place to come for all the wanderlusty, career inspo, inspiring content that’ll make you hit that “apply” button faster than we can post our next story.
Or, you could be a distant admirer who one day hopes to have a career in travel, or already be in a role in one of FCTG’s brands.
Whoever you are, wherever you’re from: welcome.
Strong leadership is one of our key objectives at Flight Centre Travel Group. As an organisation, we recognise the importance of offering genuine opportunities for people to grow and evolve – and that starts at the top.
After working in hospitality, Emily Gheorghisor found her passion when she moved into travel. She shares with us how she knew it was a time for change, and why she loves working in travel at Universal Traveller.
Working at a high-volume travel agency is a great opportunity for anyone that has a passion for the travel industry and helping others. We talked to Taylor Donpon, about how she got her career started at Flight Centre.
There are many things recruiters have to be: responsive, passionate, and timely on their delivery on promises. But what separates the very best recruiters from the rest? Georgia Slattery, award-winning Specialist Recruiter at Flight Centre, believes looking beneath the surface is key. She shares three situations where looking below the surface is essential for getting the right candidate.
Head of Employer Brand Dario Paolini has a wealth of experience helping support, maintain and grow Flight Centre Travel Group’s Australian staff base of around 10,000 people. Here, Dario shares his thoughts on why inclusivity is critical to a positive workplace environment.
In today’s digital age, what it takes to be considered a great marketer has changed. While the fundamentals of marketing are the same, we now have an array of tools and technology at our disposal to help with the process of planning, executing and reporting our strategies and campaigns.
Maddy Fitzpatrick is a travel consultant at Universal Traveller (formerly Student Flights), but she started off working in digital at London startups! Maddy shares the journey of how she fell in love with travel – and all the ups and downs of moving into and working as a travel consultant.
So, you’ve bit the bullet and boldly sent in your application highlighting the best of your skills and experiences! What next!? Wonder what we look for once we receive your application via the interwebs? Read on for a behind the scenes look…
Megan Lowe is one of Flight Centre Travel Group’s quiet achievers. Having recently returned from maternity leave, Megan is especially passionate about Parentwise – an initiative to help support people through the transition of becoming a parent and returning to work. We spoke to Megan about her experience being a leader at Flight Centre Travel Group and her involvement in Womenwise.
Carole Cooper has spent over 20 years helping customers and employees through each stage of their Flight Centre experience. As the co-founder of Womenwise, Carole is passionate about inspiring and creating opportunities for women within the Flight Centre Travel Group. We spoke to Carole about her involvement with Womenwise, as well as key challenges and opportunities for women in the workplace.
Creating balance in the workforce when it comes to factors like cultural background, belief, social status and gender, is not an easy feat. But having a team that is a mix of all these qualities creates the potential for new ideas and solutions to be created. When each person approaches a problem differently, it leads to healthy discussions and the growth of ideas, rather than a uniform approach that offers the same results every time. Dario Paolini, Head of Employer Brand at Flight Centre Travel Group, talks about the importance of diversity for the innovation of your brand.