Category Archives: Hospitality industry

Passion for Engagement: by Emma Jayne – HR Director at The Savoy and HR in hospitality committee member

I was delighted last evening to be hosting HRIH’s latest event at The Savoy when we welcomed Jonathan Austin, Founder and CEO of Best Companies as our guest speaker. I am fortunate to have the privilege to work closely with Jonathan in the last eighteen months, through our desire to improve and evolve our levels …

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Mya Lacarte Team - Best Employers in Hospitality 2012

A year as the best employers in hospitality – Mya Lacarte

What being the best employers in hospitality 2013 meant to the team at the independent restaurant Mya Lacarte.

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Could the retail sector’s loss be the hospitality employers’ gain?

Take a glance at the news or visit your local town centre and you might forecast a bleak future for the UK high street. With the latest retail casualties once seen as high street stalwarts, it’s easy to imagine a wasteland of boarded up shop fronts. However, the reality is far from pessimistic. It’s clear …

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Pop-Up People

Pop-ups have been a huge trend for 2012, whether it be the likes of The Electrolux Cube, Noma at Claridge’s, Pittcue or Pret a Diner there has been an abundance of them, from the top of the spectrum to everyday eats. Wahacha also delivered a superb and innovative pop-up on the Southbank this summer, setting …

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Jobs on the go

The recent Hospitality Employer Index report produced by People1st in partnership with Caterer.com highlights that according to the European Dining Index from Livebookings, online restaurant booking in the UK more than doubled in the first quarter of 2012 compared to 2011. Furthermore, bookings made via mobile phones had trebled. The report also pointed out that nearly a third …

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Springboard Awards for Excellence are now open

Working with industry to attract new and emerging talent is key to the success of hospitality.  Many see hospitality  as a stop-gap career, are not encouraged by parents and peers to enter it and do not see it as a long-term option. Caterer.com are partners with Springboard to ensure that industry can join and support …

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The perfect front of house team

Your front of house team are the first port of call of any customer experience, whether the customer has spoken with someone on the phone, are enquiring or are being served by those facing the guest.  Many positions available in front of house teams require a set of personal and excellent customer services skills and …

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Do you attract the best candidates?

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Attracting the best talent out there can be encouraged by word of mouth, marketing, testimonials and more, but how can you position yourself to attract the best candidates out there? We’ve begun one of our latest features ‘New Openings’ where we speak to companies small and large alike about their latest endeavours and how they …

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Let The Games Begin

The Olympics begin this Friday with the opening ceremony taking place in London and will run from 27 July – 12 August 2012. Over 1M people will visit the Olympic Stadium throughout the games and will be continuing to visit hospitality establishments in London. There will also be an increase in guests visiting outside of …

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The ‘Big Conversation’ – Let’s Get Recruiting

This week industry held a ‘Big Conversation‘ to highlight the importance of young people being inspired to come into the industry. Hosted by Business in the Community (BitC), The British Hospitality Association (BHA) and Springboard, leading figures from hotels, restaurant and pubs across the UK were welcomed to discuss youth unemployment and work experience. With …

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