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China Travel Agency Volunteer Program

China Travel Agency VolunteersDoes some of the English on our web site really BUG you? Would you like to teach how to use the English language properly?

Are you a person who is interested in China, its history, culture and people?

China Travel Agency is seeking online volunteers to help us improve our websites and learn more about China at the same time.

Why volunteer with us?

China Travel Agency Travel is a leader in the travel business in China. We are continually searching for ways to provide better service, better products and innovative ways to give our customers a better China experience. Our volunteer program opens the door to many new and exciting opportunities: the wonderful chance to know more about China, its culture and people and help those who are interested in traveling China. It is undoubtedly a great way to make new friends and learn new skills. Best of all, you can set your own schedule and time commitment in volunteering with us.

What will we want you to do?

We offer volunteering work in the following three categories. You may choose one or more areas based on your interests.

Information:

The main duty for you is to ensure that the English language on our web site is correct and to help our sales people to improve their English on the phone and in their emails. Detailed work is listed below:

A. Proofreading of articles and web pages. Review articles for

1. Correct English (grammar, spelling, vocabulary)
2. Appropriate English ( language, sentence structure, expression)
3. Content (review content, marketing focus, cultural aspects, make suggestions for additional content)

B. Supervise our evaluation project.

1. Check if English is properly/correctly used in the articles. Check if the expression is native and understandable.
2. Check for appropriate English. (marketing focus, cultural aspects, expression)
3. Give an evaluation of each article we sent to you.
4. Other suggestions you may wish to offer.

C. Provide your help on our web site community and for our travel advisors

Login in to our community and check it regularly, share your travel experience with others, help people understand China, China Travel Agency and let more people know about our community.

D. Collect any interesting information from around China. Suggest to us any information about China, which you think may arouse curiosity and interests among foreign travelers.

E. Collect any copyrighted photos taken in China that may of of interest to perspective travelers .

Products evaluation

Help us improve our travel products and the standard of service provided by our travel advisors and tour guides. Propose any suggestions on our products from a customer's viewpoint on the followings:

1. Our tour itineraries

2. The hotels used in our tours.

3. The food and entertainments programs offered in our tours.

4. Any other suggestions.

IT Technology

1. Assist us in developing and testing computer programs and systems.

2. Give us valued advice on our web site. Suggest how we can improve our web site from the following aspects:

3. Is our web site well laid out and easy to navigate?

4. Does it contain information to prospective clients and travelers to China?

5. Do you find the organization and centent of our web site (categories, classification, labels)well through out and complete?

6. Any other suggestions to make our web site eye catching and appealing

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Your commitments and our requirements

We are looking for people who are interested in China and/or love traveling, and would like to share their travel experiences and help others interested in traveling to China.

B. Required Skills:

1.  Our volunteers should possess excellent written skills, with a flair for language.

2. Be willing to pay attention to details when editing information.

3. Be willing to commit sufficient time to take on a project and to finish it in a timely manner.

4. Have access to a computer with Microsoft Word installed. Have ongoing and regular access to the Internet and basic knowledge of computer use.

Products evaluation

Have a keen sense of what foreign travelers are seeking, and prevailing trends.

Computer Technology

A, Good computer skills are essential.
B. Have experience on web site planning or other relevant areas.
C. Have good skills in common web site planning software such as Dreamweaver, Photoshop etc.

If you meet some of our needs listed above, you are welcome as our volunteer. Would you like to join us? Please complete the form below and we will get back to you to discuss the options.

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Copy Right Agreement:

This Agreement is made between China Travel Agency and China Travel Agency Volunteers.

For valuable consideration, receipt and sufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged, the parties hereby agree as follows:

The work(s) created or to be created by China Travel Agency volunteers - including proofreading, marketing, products evaluation, IT technology and others will become the property of China Highlights Travel and China Travel Agency Travel will be the sole owner of all rights in and hold the complete and undivided copyright in such work(s). To the extent the work(s) does/do not qualify as “work for hire” the volunteer does hereby transfer to China Travel Agency Travel the entire right, title and interest in and copyright of the work(s) and any registrations and copyright applications relating thereto and any renewals and extensions thereof, and in and to all works based upon, derived from, or incorporating the work, and in and to all income, royalties, damages, claims and payments now or hereafter due or payable with respect thereto, and in and to all causes of action.

Volunteers warrant and present to China Travel Agency that he/she is the author or a contributing author of the work(s) and that the work(s) is/are original and has/have not been published before in any form, that it does not infringe upon any copyright of any other person and that he/she is the exclusive owner of the right herein conveyed to China Travel Agency.

The term" work(s) to be assigned" includes: studies, writings, articles or other materials identified above and any other materials and work products submitted for inclusion in the work(s), where such relevant materials are created as a result of the referred work or activities, reports, plans, designs, and suggestions.

Accepting a position at China Travel Agency, the volunteer acknowledges that he/she has read, understood and accepted the above copyright agreement.

 

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In-Office Volunteer

Volunteers are required to first help us for a spell online before being considered for in-office work.

China Travel Agency has a limited number of places in our office in Guilin for short term volunteers with specific skills. Previously we have accepted people for a 2 month period to undertake specific projects. Volunteers usually work part time in our office for 20 hrs per week.

Volunteers who come to Guilin are provided with a furnished air-conditioned apartment in a pleasant environment not far from our office. We pay for gas water and electricity. Our young enthusiastic team is very welcoming and happy to include our volunteers in company events and social life.

We believe a volunteering experience with China Travel Agency should be fulfilling for both parties and we do our best to fulfill our part of the relationship.

We are very happy to put applicants in contact with past volunteers to find out about their experience.

Interested people with expertise in the following area who are interested in joining the team for a short-term stay can contact brian@Chinatours.freechinalink.com

A. Internet marketing

B. Webpage design

C. Search engine optimization

D. Online sales and marketing

E. Sales training and telephone selling skills

F. Personal development training: time management, communication training, change management.

or other areas that will help out staff improve their knowledge and skills

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Application Form for Online Volunteers
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Your full name:

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E-mail address:

 

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The country in which you live:

 

Do you have a good Command of written English

 

Do you have an particular part China or Chinese culture :

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How many hours per week would you like to committ?

 

Feedback on our web site:

 

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    Thank you!

 

 

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