Category Industry Insights

Details of the Bachelor Degree in Hospitality Management – Webinar Notes & Video Part 1

Student Ambassadors talk about the Bachelor Degree in Hospitality Management Last week, we had the pleasure of hosting a webinar with three students from the Bachelor Degree Hospitality Management (BBA). Our Student Ambassadors – Lucie Dardenne (Semester 2, from Belgium) Nathan Ducarme (Semester 6, from Belgium) and Mathilde Christmann (Semester 6, from France) provided detailed information and answered questions about the program structure, the practical arts courses, the internships and

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What are top hospitality companies looking for? Recruitment Day Insights

Text by Charlotte Chehboub, S4 student of the Event, Sport and Entertainment Management Bachelor Degree program Glion Recruitment Day – A networking opportunity for top hospitality companies and students alike. This semester, the Glion Recruitment Day happened on Wednesday the 15th of March 2017 on a beautiful sunny day, in The Club; one of the restaurants and venues on Glion Campus. During the event, Glion welcomed 43 representatives from 20

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Lessons from the MBA in Hospitality: The key to successful innovation

Interview with Tony Chisholm, Area General Manager South Vietnam & GM Pullman Saigon Centre for AccorHotels, who is currently finishing Glion’s MBA in Hospitality online.   Tony Chisolm was no stranger to hospitality innovation and strategy. During the ten years since he first became a GM for AccorHotels, Tony had overseen the opening of two hotels in Asia. But he wanted to take on even bigger challenges—so when he got

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30 Hospitality Career Tips from the Passion4Hospitality Conference in London

Glion London students had the pleasure of attending the Passion4Hospitality conference in London on March 13th in the company of Vivien Ivanyi, Lecturer and Business Development & Partnerships Manager at Glion Institute of Higher Education. This event focused on hospitality career tips given by leading industry professionals who have expertise in the areas of general management, recruitment, talent management, entrepreneurship and partnerships and who have themselves led exceptional careers. Putting

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What else can you do with a hospitality degree?

Martina started her own communications agency.  Years after her hospitality degree, armed with a passion for food & travel and valuable experience, she created her own ideal job. After working in the hospitality and events industries, Martina Peters (2000, BSc in Hospitality and Tourism Management) was looking for a better work-life balance. As a young mother, she wanted the flexibility to be available to her family, and still have a challenging,

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