Posts by Alumni

The Power of Internet and social networks

For my first article as a blogger, I have decided to talk about the internet and how it has become essential in our daily life. I studied at Glion and graduated in 2000. At that time, we had the first internet connections provided by the school in our rooms, no wireless connection of course, and no idea about smart phones! I remember when we had to do our feasibility study and

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Memories of the old times: first day in Glion

I would like to write about something that all Glion students surely remember: their arrival at Glion upon the first semester. I will never forget that day and the apprehension I felt as I arrived. Although I already knew Switzerland, and was coming from a border country, France, it was a great change for me and from my former life. I remember that more than anything else I was freaking out

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Finance is Fun!

  Let me tell you a secret about me, but please do not tell anyone: when I was young and was finishing up school to go to high school, my teachers spoke to my parents and told them that they were giving me negative reports in calculations & math, because they had concluded that I could not calculate. During my high school years, I therefore tried to avoid economics and

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The Glion Spirit

Every Alumni will say that they have “The Glion Spirit”, but for people that have not gone to Glion it is incredibly hard to explain what the Glion Spirit actually stands for. The Glion Spirit comes to life when you first stand on the parking lot in Glion and you look out to the beautifully stunning view. It is your first day and your heart is pounding; your mom is

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What is Memorable Service?

By Victoria Chen There is one thing common amongst globally recognized hotel brands: they create memories for their guests. Their guests are loyal. Their guests have an emotional bond with these brands. This is because these brands evoke very strong images and connections which result in positive memory.  I feel very fortunate indeed to be associated with Sheraton, one of the most recognized hotel brands in the world, and a

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