Within the total luxury industry, the delivery of luxury experiences is booming — much of which is driven by hospitality. “Luxury experiences,” as defined by Bain & Company, accounted for more than 29% of the total global luxury market and grew 5% faster than the total personal luxury goods segment in 2016. These experiences include luxury hotels, cruises and restaurants, as well as fine wines, spirits and food. Luxury hospitality
Why All Hospitality Management Professionals & Businesses are Vulnerable… In the realm of hospitality, customer satisfaction and fidelity are vital and technology can either nourish or damage that relationship. It’s probably one of the most vulnerable industries for tech fiascoes for three main reasons: Technology is everywhere: Practically every step of the hospitality guest cycle, from booking to check-out is either digitized or automated The data is confidential: Hospitality companies
What makes luxury careers so attractive? – A look at Hublot, Swiss Luxury Watch Company The Swiss luxury watch maker Hublot has an iconic design that looks like a “hublot” the word in French for the windows on a ship. Our visit to Hublot was like looking through one of those tiny windows, to get a glimpse of the magic that makes a luxury careers and a luxury brand truly
On May 12, 2017, Glion Institute of Higher Education welcomed five leaders of their respective industries to share their success stories with students. The objective of this student-led event was to provide access to all Glion students to engage with accomplished and experienced leaders. Speaker events are an integral part of Glion’s teaching model, which combines academic rigor with practical courses and direct exposure with experts in the luxury and service
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.