Careers
  • May
    01

    Briefing: hospitality is more than a job

    Traditional career paths are changing and new roles are opening up within hospitality. Still there are some pieces of advice that will always be relevant. Grasping opportunities and experiencing how a business works is important. Having an understanding that extends beyond your own role or department is invaluable. The industry has its own set of [...]
  • Mar
    20

    Preparing leaders for new world of work

    Today’s business leaders are seemingly battling with multiple decisions all at the same time. Leaders are managing ‘Generation Y’ as they enter the workforce, digital technologies requiring a business to be working 24/7, as well as trying to comprehend macro-economic conditions, to name but a few. This altering world means leaders need to be prepared [...]
  • Oct
    24

    The modern-day leader

    Any leader of an organisation has to command with confidence and assertiveness. To pursue a company’s vision, mission and values. The most successful leaders become synonymous with their brand. Richard Branson is a fantastic example of a charismatic leader who fills his staff with the belief needed to fulfill the ambitions of the Virgin empire. [...]
  • Jan
    17

    Common sense needed for hiring success

    In this week’s briefing we hear from some key experts about the importance of the workforce, and the importance of getting the right candidate the first time. With a motivated and dedicated workforce a company can have unrivalled success. We also hear about why, as a business owner, you must understand the nature of employment [...]
  • Dec
    13

    Employing now for a certain future

    Accepting the fact that ‘uncertainty is certain’ is a truth that is seen in today’s market. Understanding how you can mitigate this uncertainty can be done by employing the right people. Companies are now making the changes to their staff that will mean improved efficiencies and a sought after personalised service for customers. In this [...]
  • Oct
    25

    Critical Success Factors: People or Technology?

    There is no denying that technology is a huge contributing factor to any successful hotel operation, however is it the most significant? In this weeks briefing we hear from leading experts, in the field of hospitality, discussing the importance of hotel staff and managers. Experts this week include Guy Lean of Hospitality People Group, Thomas [...]
  • Oct
    12

    LinkedIn creating tremendous noise?

    With 3 out of 4 companies using social media in the recruitment process (Source: eFinancialCareers.com). this briefing looks to understand how in an online and digital world you can be successful.
  • Oct
    04

    Was that lunch (technically) Bribery?

    We hear from leading experts about employment and the difficulties surrounding the Bribery Act