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Hotel Victoria owner discusses exciting Glion project

Glion’s Applied Business Projects (ABPs) give our students the chance to work closely with some of the world’s finest hospitality organisations. Recently, four of our students were given the task of assisting the Hotel Victoria – a traditional hotel with a great reputation that is hoping for a stronger online presence. The hotel is keen to adapt to new trends and embrace modern technology. A marketing agency has been hired

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Glion students discuss successful group work

Recently, we have been chatting with students currently undertaking Applied Business Projects (ABPs). These projects involve our students forming teams and partnering with a local or international hospitality organisation, ready to face and solve a particular challenge within the business. Pier-Louis, Tran Hien Dat, Urangoo and Mazen have joined forces to assist Swiss-based Sporthotel Knobelboden. However, they are not the only Glion students involved – a second group consisting of

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Glion student embraces the world of luxury on latest internship

Glion Institute of Higher Education isn’t all about hotels – we also enjoy close relationships with some of the world’s leading luxury brands. One example is Swiss watchmaker Hublot, who recently gave BBA International Hospitality Business student Shihao ‘George’ Xu the chance to embark on his second internship. George tells us about this fantastic experience below. A new challenge After completing his first internship at the Mandarin Oriental, Tokyo, George

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Glion students discuss working together on an exciting project

Our Applied Business Projects (ABPs) are a great way for students to gain hands-on skills, work in teams and deliver exciting results. Elin Persson, Ambre Cazaux, Alice Levy and Laura Chauffat have teamed up to work on a project for Swiss four-star Hotel Victoria, part of Relais & Chateau hotel group. They spoke to us about teamwork and what their plans are for the future. Sharing the tasks The foursome

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Why do we do internships?

During your time at Glion, you are quickly immersed into the real world of hospitality. This is done through hands-on learning and professional internships with some of the industry’s finest organisations. Calum, our Student Ambassador, is on hand to tell us more about the importance of internships. Securing an internship Shortly after completing Practical Arts courses in Semester One on the Glion campus, we then start our first internship. It

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