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Student life in Switzerland – Typical Events on Campus

Life in Switzerland consistently ranks among the best in the world for the quality of life and happiest citizens. It's a country that offers an ideal…

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Details of the Bachelor Degree in Hospitality Management – Webinar Notes & Video Part 1

Student Ambassadors talk about the Bachelor Degree in Hospitality Management Last week, we had the pleasure of hosting a webinar with three students from the…

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Top 7 Event Management Tools for 2017

Experts estimate that by the year 2020, 50 billion devices will be connected to the internet worldwide. For context, that works out to roughly six devices…

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9 Surprising Benefits of Hospitality Jobs

There has never been a better time to launch a career in hospitality. Luxury tourism is at an all time high, the travel and tourism industry is growing steadily, and hospitality companies are hiring like crazy.  More than ever, the hospitality industry is seeing exciting developments in technology and customer experience, leading to more diverse and specialized employment opportunities. All the signs point to hospitality careers being a good choice.

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The Luxury Brand Management seminar with Stefano Dominella, President of Gattinoni

Insights from one of Italy’s iconic luxury fashion brands Glion’s Luxury Brand Management specialization was built based on the criteria and advice of leaders from the luxury industry. As a growing number of brands were coming to recruit our graduates, the specialization was a natural next step to give the industry what it needs. As such, our courses bring leaders from the luxury industry to impart industry-specific knowledge through conferences,

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Tips for starting an event management agency

Interview with Alumna Zeenia Percy Master ’08 founder of Xenia Hospitality Solutions LLP Zeenia Percy Master comes from a business family, but she still had a lot to learn when she started her own event management agency and discovered some of the “untold horrors” of the business. After graduating from Glion in 2008,  Zeenia got into the entertainment industry in a round-about way and ended up launching her company, Xenia Hospitality Solutions LLP

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Five Must-Have Qualities for Hospitality Leaders – Q&A on MBA in Hospitality

Jacqueline Volkart already had an illustrious career in hospitality when she decided to enter Glion’s MBA in Hospitality and Service Industries Management program online, in 2010. Born in Switzerland, Jacqueline received her B.S. in International Hospitality Management from Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne in 1986. She has since held managerial positions at eight major hotels in three countries. After working for three years as general manager (GM) of The Ritz-Carlton, San

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