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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 Hotel schools, on the other hand, are often seen as remaining very much the same as they were 50 years ago, an outdated perception that needs to change.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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The Internship Book, Part 1 : The Start of the Race

On week 0 (the week before the return of semester 3 students) the two internship teams are already busy as bees. Karin, Jacquie and Sandrine, on Glion campus, are training the new intern, running over the last minutes preparations. We need to have 1000 internship offers on our Website before the new students arrived in week 3! (Glion Institute of Higher Education received over 2500 offers of internship per semester).

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Where should I go for my Internship?

Hello everyone, Hope everything is doing great. Sorry if you haven’t heard from me for a while, the academic life in Bulle keeps me quite busy… I am pretty sure you are curious about the subjects we are being taught in Bulle, right? Last time, I mentioned that everything would be different from the academic point of view, compared to Glion campus. This blog post will give me the chance

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Life and Work at Ritz Carlton part 2

Hello everyone! About a month has passed since my last blog post, so I thought it would be about time to get you updated on my experiences at the front desk. The past few weeks have been full of new challenges and it was again essential, as it is so often in this industry, to be able to catch on quickly, to deal with stressful situations and to persevere during

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What to expect on internship

Hello everyone! Right now, lots of you are looking for your first internship, aren’t you? Well, I hope the search is going well so far. As promised, in my last post, I would like to share with you some more information about my experience in the One & Only Reethi Rah of the Maldives. For most of you, this is your first experience in a real working environment; there’s nothing

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