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what do they ask in a travel agent interview (Thomas Cook but other companies also helpful)?

I have an interview coming up as a travel agent with Thomas Cook- This is a total career change for me and would really appreciate any hints/tips people may have as to what i may be asked. Thankyou :)

Asked By: - 7/25/2010
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Thomas Cook probably has it's own information network, so they would be most interested in your interpersonal and sales skills. They are looking for an outgoing, people person; not a grumpy grinch.
Answered By: David N - 7/25/2010
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Well they would obviously ask if you have any experience in this field, if you know how the structure of the travel industry works. They might also even ask you about certain situations and how you would deal with them. can you use a computer spread sheets and so on, well mannered
Answered By: Steven J - 7/25/2010
 
I work for a major leisure travel agency in the US. My interview was about any experience or knowledge I have about destinations and places of interest. I was also asked to sell something to the interviewers (they gave me a pen and asked me to sell it to them, then asked me to sell a tv) nothing to do with travel, but... More
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Answered By: Chere - 7/25/2010
 
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