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Providing innovative solutions for Hospitality and Small Business including:

Profitability Solutions - Preparation for sale - Marketing - Professional Development - Operations Improvement - Social Media Management - Tender and proposal Writing - Contract Management

Hospitality – A world of opportunities for a career

November 4, 2011


The hospitality industry offers a world of opportunities when it comes to career options.  The industry is diverse, exciting, constantly changing, fun, fast paced and is truly global when it comes to employment opportunities.  Some consider hospitality to be an easy option however to be truly successful in the industry it takes specific skills and […]

6 Steps to a Successful Festive Season Plan

October 25, 2011


Good planning is behind every successful business however the promise of the annual busy season for the hospitality industry sees many businesses rely on tradition and volume of the market for their festive season business.  During strong economic times this approach can work however during more uncertain times it is risky to leave such an […]

Customer service with a twist

July 13, 2011


Customer service is an interesting term…  It means different things to different people. So how do you ensure you and your team are providing the best possible service at all times? Easy… By providing an individual approach to customer or situation. In order for this to occur there are a number of things that need […]

Job Search – Are You Work Ready?

March 21, 2011


In order to achieve the goal of securing employment there is a need to ensure you are work ready.  Work ready is not simply being ready to start work it is also being ready to carry out the actual job search. In order to be work ready there are a number of areas which need to […]

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A New Career – Where do I start?

March 21, 2011


Whether you are looking to begin an exciting new career or you are looking to make a change to your professional life the starting point can be a challenge. The first step is to break down the tasks into achieveable actions: First Step – Understand your strengths and weaknesses, likes and dislikes.  Second Step – […]

Posted in: Careers

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