NEW YORK (MainStreet) -- It might be fun sitting on a beach with a good book in your hands and a paper umbrella in your drink, but travel experiences can also boost your resume.
There's a reason most colleges offer study-abroad programs. MainStreet talked with several travel and business experts who told us about the ways travel can help boost your resume:
You gain foreign language skills.
You can talk to anyone.
You understand global business.
Travel shows you can solve problems on the fly.
You can deal with uneasy situations.