Travel Agent Work: Travel agents plan all aspects of travel for consumer and business clients. This includes airplanes, hotels, cars, other transportation, side tours, and other recreation. Travel agents also advise their clients on passports, visas, customs regulations, vaccinations, and other issues involved in foreign travel. Many travel agents develop regional or international specialties. These specialties may have been developed as a result... see more
As a career recruiter, I've dealt with a lot of systems meant to help me sort through the hundreds of applications I might receive for each job. Unfortunately, these systems can make the application process feel like a Black Hole to the job seeker. Here are some tips to get past the ATS:
- Use keywords - look at the job posting and use the exact language that's in the description, including titles & acronyms. Be true to your own experience (don't... see more
Don't!!! It wont last. You'll either get overwhelmed and quit or they'll fire you for no reason
I lost my job while working at a Travel Agency Call Center due to a reduction in force. My title, Corporate Travel Agent/Counselor and with over 15 plus years of experience, my job duties consisted of booking Airline reservations, Hotels, Car rental, Limo service and/or Amtrak train reservations. Hilton Reservations in Texas was hiring for Call Center Reservationists at that time and they were paying 10.00 an hour, in which case, I was willing to... see more
AAA is a great company to work for. I liked the employee benefits. My co-workers were great. The Travel Agent position can be very stressful.
The biggest mistake I made was booking a package for the wrong dates.
I am looking for a well paying job that I can work from home. Part time or full time it does not matter. I have experience in the travel industry so a travel agent from home would be ideal.
I'm probably going to end up being the
old lady in this group. but that's O K. I have self taught myself to use the computer--I'm not bragging--it's just that a lot of people my age aren't interested in it except to play games. I would like to work from my home on it. I guess one of the things that I'd like to do is be a travel agent.
I am a certified Travel Agent.I love helping others plan their vacations.I can do cruises,Mexico, Rome, Italy and I can save you alot of money.Can get great rates on hotels,rental cars and much moreFriend me on facebook and message me.