13 Qualities Of A Great Tour Guide

Watch this video to see what it takes to be a great tour guide:




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Gus Moore - "Have you ever thought about being a tour guide, or starting a tour company in your city? The CEO at Airbnb says the new experience industry is going to be massive."

But what distinguishes great guides from average ones? I’m Gus Moore. I’ve been a tour guide for 10-years and these are some common traits I’ve learned along the way:

1. Open to change
2. Interested in people
3. Anticipate needs
4. Fun & optimistic
5. Good photographer
6. Good storyteller
7. Self-aware
8. Confident leader
9. Smartphone expert
10. Food service
11. Local knowledge
12. Accept criticism
13. Live in the moment