Posts by Glion Institute of Higher Education

A letter to Glion, by Francesca Palazuelos ’10

I’m writing this little letter to express my gratitude to Glion Institute of Higher Education, my university. My Glion education made me a rare breed, a Mexican-Swiss mix – the best of both diametrically opposed cultures melded into one personality. I am both the vibrant life-loving Mexican and the punctual, orderly Swiss. As a Glion student, I had the pleasure and honor to meet people from countries that I didn’t

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Once in a Lifetime: Your London Bucket List!

Do you have a thirst for adventure, a taste for unique experiences and a drive to discover the delights of the capital city of London? We love this old quote about London from famous English writer Samuel Johnson that reminds us of the advantages of living in London: “You find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London,

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A Master’s for Entrepreneurs

Student interview with Sonam Nandwani, MSc2 After finishing the campus-based semester of the MSc in Hospitality Finance, Sonam Nandwani, 23 years old, is headed home to continue her courses online while she researches opportunities to open her dream café. We caught up with her right after graduation to ask her about her work on the Aminona Applied Business Project, and her insights into the MSc program which is still a

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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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