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Posted January 03, 2014 by

Hotels: A Great Place to Work

Two executives at hotel desk; one taking a phone call

Two executives at hotel desk; one taking a phone call. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Working in the hotel industry provides the job seeker with a more interesting and relaxed career path as compared to other industries. Customers at hotels or resorts are much more enjoyable and relaxed and dealing with them is much easier. There, people come to relax and to remove the stress from their daily lives, hence, they tend to be laid back.

Not only are the customers friendlier, but the environment itself is. Since the customers are there to relax and enjoy themselves, the décor and the facilities of the hotel are geared towards creating an environment which is conducive to relaxation and enjoyment. While the décor is primarily aimed at the customer, it also makes it a very relaxing place to work at, in contrast to the cramped cubicles of other work environments. (more…)

Posted July 22, 2013 by

Hotel Industry Offers Entry Level Jobs and More

Are you thinking about a career in leisure and hospitality?  In addition to entry level jobs, the hotel industry has much to offer, according to the following post.

Leisure and hospitality added 75,000 jobs in June, 2013. Monthly job growth in this industry has averaged 55,000 thus far in 2013, almost twice the average gain of 30,000 per month in 2012. Within leisure and hospitality, employment in food services and drinking places continued to expand, increasing by 52,000 in June. Source: Infographic via The hotel

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Careers in the Hotel Industry [Infographic]