Infographic: How Travel Makes You a Better Entrepreneur

By Editorial Staff
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The simple act of taking a vacation can improve your health, boost your happiness, and prolong your life. However, traveling to an exotic destination isn’t just good for your body and brain—it can also help your career.

South African travel website Traveller24 recently published the below infographic by Expedia Canada. It breaks down the many ways voyagers pick up valuable entrepreneurial skills while exploring new places. Want to jumpstart that business idea you’ve been brainstorming? By booking a plane ticket to a far-flung locale, you’ll gain the leadership skills, resilience, and creativity you need to turn your vision into reality.  

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[h/t Traveller24]

A version of this story was originally published in 2016 and has been updated in 2022.