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Career Advice in Hospitality

6 Skills All Top Restaurant Waiters / Waitresses Must Have

6 Skills All Top Restaurant Waiters / Waitresses Must Have

If you’re wondering what restaurant waiter/waitress skills you need to excel in your next hospitality job, click here for more info!
More Than Food: Become a Top Chef

More Than Food: Become a Top Chef

Learn about the roles, the salaries, the responsibilities and much more Working in a professional kitchen can sometimes feel like a battle. At other times, it can be an elegant symphony. In certain kitchens, it can feel like both things at once. At the center of it...

Cover Letter Writing 101: How to Make Yours Stand Out

Cover Letter Writing 101: How to Make Yours Stand Out

Discover why they’re important, what to include, and some helpful tips to consider when writing. So, now you´ve fine-tuned your hospitality CV. You’ve shown it to friends in the industry for feedback. You´re feeling pretty happy about what you´ve got. That's a great...

Service With a Smile: Be a Top Waiter/Waitress

Service With a Smile: Be a Top Waiter/Waitress

Learn about the role, the salaries, the responsibilities and much more There’s no doubt that the food a restaurant serves is the main attraction that brings people in the door. While the dishes must be delicious, excellent customer service is just as important. A good...

Journeys in Hospitality: Pip and Gordy of Hicce

Journeys in Hospitality: Pip and Gordy of Hicce

Join Hosco as we talk shop with the owners of one of London's most exciting restaurants, Hicce Where does the journey to owning and running one of the most exciting offers in the central London restaurant scene begin? For Pip Lacey and Gordy McIntyre, it started in...

Hotel Receptionist Careers: Become The Face of The Palace

Hotel Receptionist Careers: Become The Face of The Palace

Learn about the role, the salaries, responsibilities and more Are you the type of person who is always smiling? Do you love meeting different people from all around the world? If the answer is yes, then a job as a hotel receptionist is a great fit for you. Reception...

Hotel Housekeeping Manager: A Quick Guide on Becoming One

Hotel Housekeeping Manager: A Quick Guide on Becoming One

Housekeeping is a career as old as time. When great estates were common across the world, housekeeping involved managing the household's staff to ensure standards were met, and everything ran smoothly. Fast forward to today, and the position of ‘Housekeeping Manager'...

Top Chef Skills to Make You More Employable

Top Chef Skills to Make You More Employable

Read our exclusive interview with renowned Le Cordon Bleu Chefs, Emil Minev and Éric Briffard, to learn which hard and soft skills will boost your employability as a Chef. They also share the latest culinary trends, the importance of lifelong learning and how COVID-19...

Hospitality Soft Skills: More Important than Ever Before

Hospitality Soft Skills: More Important than Ever Before

The COVID-19 crisis has disrupted the hospitality industry in so many ways that when it bounces back (and it will!), it will no longer be the same as the one we left behind. For one, the acceleration of digitalisation is so rapidly and profoundly changing ways of...

8 Great Books To Read During Your Job Search

8 Great Books To Read During Your Job Search

Looking for a job and not sure what to do between interviews? You could binge-watch Netflix or you could do your career a huge favor by reading one or two job search books. There are a lot of "job hunt" style books out there, and some are more useful than others. To...

CV Tips: 7 Ways To Catch a Recruiter’s Attention

CV Tips: 7 Ways To Catch a Recruiter’s Attention

Nowadays, competition is fierce for jobs, with lots of qualified candidates applying for the same position. So, how can you be sure your CV will grab a recruiter's attention? Well, by using these proven CV tips, we're sure that you'll jump to the top of the hiring...

How To Hide The Fact That You Are Nervous – 5 Tips

How To Hide The Fact That You Are Nervous – 5 Tips

Believe it or not, even the most confident among us get nervous before an interview, presentation or important meeting. So, why aren’t these people also sweating and suffering an increased heart rate like you are? Well, they’ve learned coping mechanisms to help deal...

12 Common Interview Questions And How To Answer Them

12 Common Interview Questions And How To Answer Them

We’ve all heard the stories about eccentric interview questions that some companies ask. However, chances are you’ll be asked some pretty common interview questions first, ones that you can prepare for in advance. Here are 12 common interview questions and how to...

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