Taking Care of Business achievement in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

Taking Care of Business

Join the Thieves Guild

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How to unlock the Taking Care of Business achievement

  • Fatal RusHFatal RusH705,469
    09 Nov 2011 09 Nov 2011 21 Nov 2011
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    This is one of the 4 factions in Skyrim, best visited early by stealth-centered characters, since there are various trainers to your liking to be found. In order to find and join them, you will have to go to Riften, which can be reached by using any of the coaches outside any Hold's stables. (Whiterun should be the first you'll encounter.)

    Upon entering the city, you'll be greeted by a shady character, asking what business you have in town. The outcome doesn't matter, he'll either direct you to Brynjolf, or Brynjolf will approach you himself.
    Do his quest - you can fail the quest without consequences - and he'll invite you to the lower parts of town, namely 'The Ragged Flagon'. Get there in one piece and you'll receive an additional quest which involves beating up a few shopkeepers. Complete it and you'll be rewarded with a spot in the guild and this achievement.
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    The 8bucks50Thieves guild is always my favorite part of Elder Scrolls games :)

    Very excited to do this!!!
    Posted by The 8bucks50 on 11 Nov 11 at 23:14
    Hitman881103No I Do A Lot Of Pickpocketing And Successfully Did The Quest As It Was Around 71 Then,
    Posted by Hitman881103 on 14 Nov 11 at 02:02
    SildraYour answer to the shady character doesn't matter -- he wandered off in disgust when I tried to use persuasion on him, but Brynjolf approached me in The Bee and Barb and offered the quest to me himself.
    Posted by Sildra on 14 Nov 11 at 21:37
    Fatal RusHI'll adjust it, thanks.
    Posted by Fatal RusH on 14 Nov 11 at 21:43
    ChuckieJYou don't have to beat up the shopkeepers, you are given other options.
    Posted by ChuckieJ on 04 Dec 11 at 00:02
    AdamskiDotComAny tips on how to steal the ring? I can open the case fine, but always get seen taking the ring...
    Posted by AdamskiDotCom on 21 Dec 11 at 11:07
    xDexbuildI was invited to The Ragged Flagon. Went there but Brynjolf stays on the market...

    Is this glitched?
    Posted by xDexbuild on 27 Dec 11 at 19:10
    UpgradeTerryH2 SharkOon im not sure if its glitched but I have the same problem as you, I wait and wait but the guy never shows up he just stays at the market.
    Posted by UpgradeTerry on 12 Jan 12 at 20:13
    VoodooTrumpetWhen going through The Ratway to get to The Ragged Flagon, am I fine to kill the people I come across or should I sneak by them?
    Posted by VoodooTrumpet on 15 Feb 12 at 11:06
    zecarecain my game that is the only guilt that i can´t start. i steel the ring and kill bandits thae bandits to the rangom but the stupid byornoff stay in market.
    Posted by zecareca on 31 Jan 13 at 21:49
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