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.
Some 70% of the workforce at Flight Centre Travel group is female. That’s some serious girl power. The career path, support network and goals of every person is unique, so to celebrate International Women’s Day, we’ve asked a bunch of women from around the company to share a bit about their career journey so far, why they work where they do, and what advice they’ve found most powerful, be it for work, or life.
It’s not what you know, it’s… well, you know the rest. We’ve all heard it a million times. It’s who you know that opens doors. And it’s who you know that advances your career.
I decided to work in travel after my first ever international trip. I won an award for being a top performer at my former job in retail sales and the company rewarded me with a free trip to Europe. The trip had me hooked and changed my life forever! From then on, I knew a career in travel was right for me.
Having a range of skills to complement your technical expertise is critical for user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) designers. In our profession, we build fast designs (I am talking pen and paper wireframes), gather feedback from stakeholders (customers, business and technical), break the design and then start again. Managing this whole process takes a broad skill-set.
Jasmine Johnson joined Flight Centre Travel Group in 2012 and was promoted to Assistant Team Leader just six months later. Now she works as a Team Leader at a specialist First & Business store in Sydney. Here, Jasmine shares some of her favourite aspects of the job.
The best kind of workplace isn’t just one that fits you as you currently are – it’s one that will continue to fit you as you grow, and support you as you do it.
Aside from the scope of the role itself, one factor that significantly influences how employees feel about their job is their workplace environment. We spoke to Jo-Lene Lally about her journey from Services Manager to Commercial Analyst at Flight Centre Travel Group, and how working in a great environment has supported her career development.
Ever wondered how a passion for travel translates to a career path? We talked to Jack Stickley about what it’s like working at Flight Centre and his advice for people looking to start a career in travel.
Driving success and developing your team members is vital to becoming a successful Team Leader at Flight Centre. We talked to Nikki Dufty about her career journey and what it takes to be an inspiring leader.
Good customer service isn’t just an add-on to your product or service. For some jobs, it’s part and parcel of what you’re offering. Korey Fisher is a Customer Support Manager, and she knows exactly what it means to have great customer service.
Whether it’s a quick weekend getaway or a months-long trip around the world, selling the right travel experience is no easy feat. With 13 years’ experience in the industry, Amanda Coppola, Team Leader for Flight Centre Barangaroo, shares how passion is key to being a great leader in travel.