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Why do we need etiquette?

Georgette Davey, Managing Director of Glion Institute of Higher Education, explains why etiquette is an essential modern-day skill. Since Meghan Markle and Prince Harry married in May, plenty of news pieces have emerged on how the American is expected to behave now that she is a member of the British royal family. Commentators have drawn attention to royal traditions that guide what to eat (no garlic), how a female member

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Glion’s New Specialization: International Hotel Development & Finance

An insight into our International Hotel Development & Finance specialization by Catalina Moisescu, Specialization Coordinator Breaking new ground in hospitality finance With the rapid emergence of new hotel concepts, and in response to the high demand for hospitality finance expertise, Glion Institute of Higher Education launched the International Hotel Development & Finance specialization in February 2018. The specialization is headed by Jonathan Humphries, a hospitality expert with over 20 years

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Glion staff profile: Paul Chappel

Our staff are experienced professionals with considerable hospitality expertise. They have worked for some of the world’s biggest and most prestigious hotels, restaurants, resorts and brands. Additionally, they’ve also spent time working in many different, diverse locations across the globe. Furthermore, they will also introduce you to a variety of high-profile industry contacts. Paul Chappel is one of these faculty members that we are so proud of. He is an active

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Glion Ranked No.1 Best Hospitality School for Employer Reputation

Over the past decade, Glion Institute of Higher Education has received top rankings and awards for the best hospitality management schools from a variety of academic and industry sources. This year, Glion was ranked among the five top hospitality management schools in the world according to the QS World University Rankings 2018 for Hospitality and Leisure Management and placed first in employer reputation. Here are some tips for understanding ranking

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The Power of Hospitality in Luxury Today

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

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