Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne is happy to announce that the 2017 Student Business Projects have now officially come to a close, marking the last milestone in the curriculum of the senior students who chose to service one of the 40 client-companies involved.
Taj Hotels Palaces Resorts Safaris has collaborated with School of Vocational Education, Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) to offer Golden Threshold Programme to aspirants who want to work in the hospitality industry.
AHLA partners with Department of Labor to invest in workforce development with registered apprenticeship program
AHLA has committed to participating in a cornerstone apprenticeship project to ensure the education marketplace is further connected to the needs of the lodging industry.
Free ebooks and courses for hotel schools are only some of the benefits of becoming a member of EUHOFA, networking, grants to support wider inter-school projects, preferential fees for accreditation and the annual congress are some of the others.
As part of its global commitment to develop and empower future women leaders, Marriott International has announced a partnership to support Asian University for Women.
The University of Malta and Florida International University plan to develop an online dual master’s degree in tourism and hospitality studies.
The Master Innholders have announced that applications for its 2018 Scholarships are now open.
While the Asian hotel industry bemoans a lack of GMs, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) in AMEA is producing them faster than it has properties in the pipeline. A GM Express program will have produced seven young GMs by the end of the year working in Southeast Asia and India, with another two graduating in early 2018. All except one are local Asian talent; all except one are female GMs.
American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute honors Navy Lodges for commitment to professional development
The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) recently honored two Navy Exchange Service Command (NEXCOM) Navy Lodge properties with awards recognizing their commitment to supporting their employees and guests by providing access to continuing education, training, and professional certification, using AHLEI’s resources as part of a property-wide development program.
Hilton Nay Pyi Taw recently hosted 60 students from Chindwin College Yangon and Mandalay to learn about the exciting and diverse career opportunities in the hospitality industry. This initiative is a part of Hilton’s Open Doors commitment, which aims to positively impact at least one million young people by 2019 by connecting them to opportunities in the hospitality industry.