Halle (Saale): a profession in crisis: the journey of an entrepreneur, experienced the hardest time of their independence

Travel entrepreneur from Halle raves about distant countries in 1995, Katrin Brückner has started to work in a travel Agency, in November 2018, it has been sel

Halle (Saale): a profession in crisis: the journey of an entrepreneur, experienced the hardest time of their independence
Travel entrepreneur from Halle raves about distant countries

in 1995, Katrin Brückner has started to work in a travel Agency, in November 2018, it has been self-employed and operates since then, the "alltours reisecenter" in the purchase of land at the South ring. The entrepreneur himself is a man on the right, has traveled to 38 countries and more than 500 Hotels seen.

If it is in the distance, "then I'm with all your senses there," she says. The Loro Parque on Tenerife, you could tell off the cuff for three hours. Very moving, you have the trips to Africa, especially to the Gambia, where they visited the people of the Madinka. Brückner says also from Asia and the USA. "I have experienced a lot," she says.

Severity of of the time because of Corona: trip the office is means To leave your Baby

for you to discover New. "I need that, too," says Katrin Brückner. She had always been curious. Vacation is for Brückner in addition, "the fact that parents have time to build sand castles". It means to escape from everyday life by the child is brought in daily to the Kindergarten. She has two children, 18 and 20 years old.

If Katrin Brückner speaks about your industry, you can feel that the travel office is your Baby. With two employees working together for over ten years - "a dedicated Team". If the entrepreneur rattles then your offer down, "from the days travel up to a trip around the world", it sounds really euphoric.

travel entrepreneur is at a crisis Manager

"This is a real dream job," says Brückner, finally. Which is, in turn, the experiences of the other. Earlier than she has managed group travel, have you seen, for example, as a widower and a widow, found during the trip to each other.

Katrin Brückner knows the low blows, the there was always. Since about the ash cloud would be call after the volcanic eruption in Iceland or the Bankruptcy of the tour operator Thomas Cook in the autumn of last year.

Katrin Brückner tells the story of a retired couple who should then pay on Mallorca Hotel again, the Hotel even kept the passports. But so much money the two had. They did not know where you should come. Brückner and her Team organised for the Couple in that mess, the return journey. to

Fears due to Corona

close, And yet the Corona-crisis stands for itself. "It was never," says the entrepreneur. In mid-may, they had organised the Demonstration to "Save the travel agencies" on the market. She estimates that in her case, 80 percent of the trips that had taken place as of March, have been cancelled.

The Dilemma for travel agents is: you have to pay back the Commission you get for booking - say, for your done work. Brückner calls for a new legal regulation. Meanwhile, the customers come back into your trip centre. But Katrin Brückner fear has not come, "financially through the year". (mz)

This article was written by Denny Kleindienst

*The contribution of "career in crisis: the journey of an entrepreneur, experienced the hardest time of their independence" is published by Central German newspaper. Contact with the executives here.

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Updated Date: 26 June 2020, 19:26

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