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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 Ranked Top Hospitality Management School by Hospitality Employers

Over the past decade, Glion Institute of Higher Education has consistently figured among the top hospitality management school rankings and awards. This year, Glion was ranked the No.1 Hospitality School for Employer Reputation in the QS World University Rankings 2018. International employers chose Glion as their number one source for the most competent, innovative and effective graduates. We’re proud to be No.1, but more importantly, such a high standing with

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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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Young Glion alumnus on his rise to the top

Name: Daniel Solombrino Graduation year: 2008 Nationality: Swiss Program name and specialization (if applicable): BBA Hospitality Management – Honours Degree Current position, company and job title: Hotel Manager, InterContinental Swiss alumnus Daniel Solombrino had always wanted a career in hospitality. It’s, in part, due to this commitment that in a ten-year career he has risen to the role of Hotel Manager at the InterContinental Saigon. He spoke to us about his

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What are the benefits of a multicultural environment?

One of the things that make Glion Institute of Higher Education such a highly-valued school is that it mirrors what you’ll expect to find in the hospitality industry. For example, a hospitality career will see you work in many different countries with people from across the globe. At Glion, you are perfectly prepared for this scenario, with 96 different nationalities represented on campus. We showcase this rich diversity twice a

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