The Truth About Job Hopping in Hotels

Whether you attribute it to the economy or just want to blame the Millenials, the numbers don’t lie. Job hopping has been on the rise for the last decade. And in the hotel industry, it is even more common. If everybody is doing it, it isn’t a big deal. Right? Maybe. Maybe not. Although many… Read more »

The Secret to Goal Setting for a Job Search

Smart Goal Setting for your Job Search

Looking for the next step in your career? Whether you are currently without a job or just looking for something new, it can be tough to know where to start. Yes, the ultimate goal is to get a new job. But you need to start with some small, manageable goals. Here is how to set,… Read more »

5 Myths About the Hospitality Job Market During the Pandemic

With record unemployment, it’s natural to assume that hiring for hospitality positions is a cakewalk right now. But COVID-19 presents so many unique challenges that make the hospitality job market tricky to navigate. There’s no precedent to guide the strategies of both job seekers and employers, leaving many to rely on broad assumptions. Here are… Read more »

5 Reasons Why You Should Always Ask Questions in an Interview

Candidates should always be prepared with questions before an interview

“So, do you have any questions for me?” This question can make even the most confident candidate nervous, and unfortunately produce the occasional “deer in the headlights” reaction. As a candidate, you might think that if you ask too many questions, you’ll come across as annoying or even clueless. But that couldn’t be farther from… Read more »

The Top Interview Tips from Hospitality Recruiters

As hospitality recruiters, we want nothing more than to see the most qualified candidate get hired and to assist job seekers at every step. So, we’re just as frustrated as the candidate when they meet every experience requirement and pass all the screening tests, only to see a bad interview wreck their chances. Since most… Read more »

Letter From the CEO

To my fellow Hospitality Professionals, Just three months ago, the unemployment rate was at an all-time low of 3.5%, and it was a candidate’s market. Now, as I write this, the unemployment rate is hovering around 20%, and the hospitality industry is feeling it the most. We are watching our industry and its needs change… Read more »

Recruitment Marketing – Playing the Long Game Pays off in the Long Run

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In recruiting full-time six-figure or even C-Suite employees, what is the image your company presents online? How much control do you have over company brand and recruitment? The restaurant and hotel industry is volatile, but you can’t just wait around for your dream executive to become available. Know who your ideal candidates are and where… Read more »

How To Become A Successful Event Manager

Being an event manager in the hospitality industry requires the ability to plan, execute, and evaluate a variety of events. Corporate meetings, weddings, fundraisers, and celebratory dinners are just a few of the events you will see in the industry. Each of these has its own clientele with different expectations. As an event manager, it’s… Read more »