Posts by Glion Institute of Higher Education

How the Glion Online MBA can change your career before you graduate

At the start of the Online MBA, Darren Darwin was a general manager for a hotel in Oman. Then 1,5 years into the program, he changed positions to open a hotel for the Rezidor group in Russia. Right after graduating he was appointed General Manager at Anantara Hotels Resorts & Spas, Darren’s new mission is to manage the opening of the highest hotel in the Middle East, perched 3000 meters above sea

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Alumna Interview: Hidden treasures of the Online MBA in Hospitality

Name: Susanne Goepfert Schuhmacher Country of Origin: Switzerland Current Role and Company: CEO and owner, choco loco GmbH Graduation Year & Program: 2014, MBA in International Hospitality and Service Industries Management (Online), specialization in Brand Management and Integrated Marketing Communications. If you look at the LinkedIn profile of Susanne Goepfert Schuhmacher, you might ask yourself: Why would a successful entrepreneur who has been running her own business for nearly ten

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Interview with Amal – Glion London Postgraduate student

Currently studying for her Postgraduate Diploma in Hospitality Administration at Glion’s London campus, French/Moroccan student Amal M’rini reflects on why she chose to build her career in hospitality management, and how her program of study at Glion London is preparing her with the skills and knowledge for future success. Q: Before you enrolled, why did you decide to study for a Postgraduate Diploma in Hospitality Administration? Amal: “After an internship

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More women in MBA and Online MBA

Glion’s Online MBA broke the mold this year as the number of female students surpassed the number of men. This change in the gender distribution of our Online MBA is a good sign that now is the right time for women to get an MBA, online or no. Most MBA programs are still a man’s world (but not at Glion!) Some business schools are still worrying that there aren’t enough

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The Future of Destination Marketing and Management

On June 2nd Glion Institute of Higher Education had the pleasure of hosting a EuroCHRIE Swiss mini-conference on the Bulle campus for the second consecutive year. This year the theme of the event was the future of destination marketing and management, with around 30 guests from Swiss hospitality schools and Glion Online MBA and campus faculty joining the day. The day started with Glion Director of Academic Affairs, Christian Daujat,

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