Careers In Hospitality & Tourism

Learn more about specific careers in Hospitality & Tourism

Below is a list of more specific careers in the Hospitality & Tourism field. Click the links below for our detailed career guides in each specific area, complete with real-life job profiles (informational interviews) and all the details you'd want to know to learn if that career is right for you. 

About Hospitality & Tourism Careers

The hospitality and tourism industry includes a variety of businesses and services that are linked to leisure and customer satisfaction. As a whole, the hospitality and tourism industry is centred around providing top quality customer service when serving food or drinks, offering accommodation, selling holidays, travel and/or attractions.

The industry offers many different employment opportunities, which can take individual worldwide. Careers in the hospitality and tourism industry include a travel agent, chef, waiter/waitress or as a customer service representative.

The leisure industry has been huge for years, and it will continue to progress for years to come. As a result, those who decide to work in this industry are likely to have many exciting opportunities. One of the most rewarding things about working in this industry is that it is fun. Hospitality and tourism professionals tend to work in fast-paced and exciting environment. These careers also tend to be very sociable.

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