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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.
When Kelly Pinkerton first joined Flight Centre, she never expected it would become her career. Now, seven years later, she’s found herself loving it so much she hasn’t left! Kelly shares some of the perks about being a Senior Travel Consultant that convinced her to stay in the role.
Working in travel is unlike working in any other industry – and the customers of Travel Consultants are equally as unique – which means taking a different approach to service. Flight Centre Travel Group’s Digital Solutions Team Leader, Tom O’Neill, explores the difference.
When you’re in it for the long haul, how do you keep motivated? A big part of keeping teams successful is keeping their energy and morale up – no easy feat. Bob Baddams, Team Leader at Flight Centre, shares what he’s learnt about creating and maintaining motivation.
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.
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…
You know you’re ready for a change, but have no idea where to start. When it comes to change, we are often our own biggest obstacle, so follow these tips to get out of your own way and make your career change a success!
Flight Centre area leader Nikki Tiedeman’s love of travel translated into a career spanning seven years, making a difference in people’s lives by opening up the world to those who want to see.
You want to start your career as a Travel Consultant. You’ve got the skills, experience, and you are ready to apply! Do you know how to stand out and make a positive and lasting impression? We sat down with two of our recruitment specialists Sonja and Lauren to get the insight on the top ways to nail the interview.