Do You Want to Be a Travel Agent?

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Updated November 10, 2016

1. Someone needs help getting stuff off a shelf. What do you do?

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2. You sell cookies to raise money. How do you get people to buy them?

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4. How does your friend look when you try to give her/him instructions?

6. Are you willing to work evenings and weekends?

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9. Are you willing to take classes related to the travel industry?

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10. What is the lowest salary that is acceptable to you?

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Do You Want to Be a Travel Agent?

You got: Don't Become a Travel Agent

I got Don't Become a Travel Agent. Do You Want to Be a Travel Agent?
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According to your answers, you would not succeed, nor would you enjoy, being a travel agent. The questions were meant to determine whether you have the soft skills someone working in this occupation needs, you are willing to fulfill the educational requirements and the salary suits your desires.

Travel agents must be well-organized and detail-oriented, and they also need good writing, interpersonal skills and sales ability.

To enter this field, one must have at least a high school diploma. Some candidates have a Bachelor's in travel and tourism, or college courses in computer science, foreign languages, geography and world history. Travel agents earn a  median annual salary of $35,660.

Do You Want to Be a Travel Agent?

You got: Travel Agent Probably Isn't a Good Career Choice

I got Travel Agent Probably Isn't a Good Career Choice. Do You Want to Be a Travel Agent?
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The questions on this quiz were meant to assess your likelihood of succeeding as a travel agent. It looked at your soft skills, willingness to complete the educational requirements, and desired compensation. According to your answers, you don't have enough of the qualities you would need, may not be willing to fulfill all the requirements, and may not be happy with the earnings.

Travel agents must be well-organized and detail-oriented, and they also need good writing, interpersonal skills and sales ability.

To enter this field, one must have at least a high school diploma. Some candidates have a Bachelor's in travel and tourism, or college courses in computer science, foreign languages, geography and world history. Travel agents earn a  median annual salary of $35,660.

Do You Want to Be a Travel Agent?

You got: You Might Make a Good Travel Agent

I got You Might Make a Good Travel Agent. Do You Want to Be a Travel Agent?
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This quiz evaluated whether you have the soft skills travel agents need and a willingness to fulfill this career's educational requirements. It also asked you to consider your desired compensation. Based on your answers, this occupation is probably a good match, although it isn't a perfect one. You must figure out why and what you can do about it before you move forward.

Travel agents must be well-organized and detail-oriented, and they also need good writing, interpersonal skills and sales ability.

To enter this field, one must have at least a high school diploma. Some candidates have a Bachelor's in travel and tourism, or college courses in computer science, foreign languages, geography and world history. Travel agents earn a  median annual salary of $35,660.

Learn more about this occupation before you make a commitment. You can do this by reading job descriptions and conducting informational interviews.

Do You Want to Be a Travel Agent?

You got: You Were Born to Be a Travel Agent

I got You Were Born to Be a Travel Agent. Do You Want to Be a Travel Agent?
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Congratulations! You chose a career that seems to be right for you. According to your answers, you have most of, if not all, the qualities architects need, you are willing to fulfill all the requirements and the compensation is acceptable.

Travel agents must be well-organized and detail-oriented, and they also need good writing, interpersonal skills and sales ability.

To enter this field, one must have at least a high school diploma. Some candidates have a Bachelor's in travel and tourism, or college courses in computer science, foreign languages, geography and world history. Travel agents earn a  median annual salary of $35,660.

While the results of this quiz indicate this is a good career choice for you, it is still imperative to learn all you can about being an architect before you move forward. Look at job descriptions and conduct informational interviews.

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