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.
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.
After working in the industry for ten years as a designer spanning print, web and digital mediums, Talia Yat was ready to take on her next big challenge - User Experience (UX) Designer at Flight Centre. Here, Talia shares her insights on transitioning from graphic design into a UX role.
Ashleigh Conwell lives and breathes Flight Centre culture. She is one of the youngest committee members for Womenwise and developed the group’s first local chapter in 2016. With 10 years of experience in marketing strategy and implementation, Ashleigh is a seasoned leader and creator for positive change. We spoke to Ashleigh about her experience being a leader at Flight Centre Travel Group and her involvement in Womenwise.
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.
Companies have caught on to the trend of having a diverse workforce to add inclusiveness to their brand description and work culture. However, diverse hiring initiatives need to focus on who a person is and not what they identify as, with skills and talents being the number one priority. Flight Centre Talent Acquisition Specialist, Shayna King reveals why diversity is such an important factor in the workplace.