Reasons for becoming a home-based travel agent in the U.S. as of July 2014

Leading reasons for becoming a home-based travel agent in the United States as of July 2014

by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 27, 2014
Reasons for becoming a home-based travel agent in the U.S. as of July 2014 This statistic shows the leading reasons for becoming a home-based travel agent in the United States as of July 2014. During the survey, 42 percent of respondents said they chose to be a home-based travel agent because they needed flexible hours.
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Leading reasons for becoming a home-based travel agent in the United States as of July 2014

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Share of respondents
Wanted a job that allowed me to work from home60%
Would not have to commute to an office 46%
Needed flexible hours 42%
Saw an opportunity to make more money39%
Did not want to pay rent; low overhead38%
Tired of working for someone else 36%
Did not want a nine to five job30%
Other 23%
Wanted a job that allowed me to work closer to my kids17%
Share of respondents
Wanted a job that allowed me to work from home60%
Would not have to commute to an office 46%
Needed flexible hours 42%
Saw an opportunity to make more money39%
Did not want to pay rent; low overhead38%
Tired of working for someone else 36%
Did not want a nine to five job30%
Other 23%
Wanted a job that allowed me to work closer to my kids17%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 27, 2014
This statistic shows the leading reasons for becoming a home-based travel agent in the United States as of July 2014. During the survey, 42 percent of respondents said they chose to be a home-based travel agent because they needed flexible hours.
Show more
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