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The MBA Applied Business Project: Q & A with the Director of Glion Online  

  Dr. Martin Senior, Manager of Glion Online MBA and Director of the GIHE Research Centre at Glion Institute of Higher Education, talks about how Glion’s MBA students apply their learning to help their own organizations through the applied business project (ABP).   Q: What is the applied business project, and what is its purpose in the MBA curriculum?   A: The applied business project is a capstone project—a substantial

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Glion partners to launch Boutique Hotel Guest Experience Awards

We are pleased to announce that Glion Institute of Higher Education is partnering with a leading online publisher and events organizer, International Hospitality Media (IHM) and guest feedback and online reputation management specialist GuestRevu to launch a set of awards that will be presented at an awards ceremony held at the 2017 Boutique and Lifestyle Hotel Summit in London on May 22/23. This event is usually attended by more than 250 key

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Can a hotel school really prepare students for the future?

The hospitality industry is changing quickly led by new technology and evolving consumer behaviors, and the same is true for practically every other industry. Hotel schools, on the other hand, are often seen as remaining very much the same as they were 50 years ago, an outdated perception that needs to change. More than a traditional university environment, hospitality management schools – which used to be known as simply “hotel

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Winners of the Hotel Marketing Project for Fairmont Le Montreux Palace

 A group of Glion students received special recognition for their social media project: Weddings at Fairmont Le Montreux Palace. The prize is a complimentary dinner for 6 people at the seasonal venue (see the video): L’Après-Ski at the Montreux Christmas Market. There, the winners will enjoy a cheese fondue and one complimentary drink per person. In August, Glion welcomed Grégory Laguesse, Marketing and Digital Media Manager of Fairmont Le Montreux Palace

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Faculty spotlight: Mr. Gilbert, F&B instructor for hospitality management courses

A quick Q&A session with Mathieu Gilbert, service instructor for Glion’s hospitality management courses. By the Glion Gazette Editorial Team Mathieu Gilbert, or better known as  Mr. Gilbert, is one of the most respected  and admired instructors of our school. His work and dedication in the different restaurants of the school creates a true love for the industry of Food and Beverage. By all, he is known for his love for

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