40+ years overseeing the leadership of full service hotels and resorts...age is a factor however companies cleverly disguise it.
Like many, I have been in the unfortunate situation of abruptly finding myself without a job. I don't mind telling you, in the moment, it's a completely demoralizing experience. When this did happen to me, there were a few steps I took so I could move forward productively:
1) I was gracious -- I thanked my employer for the opportunity and offered to expedited any needed transition. Why was I so nice? I don't believe in burning bridges... see more
Hotel not as clean as would have liked.
We had a situation where all of are towels and linens were disappearing at an alarming rate so my advice to my boss was to initiate a laundry room towel an linen inventory list to be done on everyshift and any items taken out for guest had to be writen in a log book i also advised the boss to start a draw log book so at the end of everyones shift the drawer was counted an logged by the prior shift and the incomeing shift must count the drawer... see more
Entrepreneurial Startup Hiring
If you have ever been in customer service, retail, hospitality or other public-facing industries but feel that you've been overlooked for that promotion or are just looking for a positive change - then this could be the opportunity you've been waiting for! We are actively seeking self-starters who enjoy the challenges of a fast-paced environment. Give your career the jump-start it deserves and contact... see more
Hilton Grand Vacations is hosting a hiring event next Wednesday, October 16, from 11a - 5:30p, at the Waikiki Galleria Tower, 2222 Kalakaua Ave – 12th floor, Suite #1212, Honolulu, HI 96815.
Walk-ins welcome, appointments are not required! Go to https://careers.hgv.com for complete event details and application instructions. Good Luck!
I am 50 years old. I am a retired Chief Petty Officer with 23 years experience in the Navy. I was a supervisor/trainer/instructor/mentor etc etc while in the Navy. I retired, and went to school have my Bachelors in Hospitality and a Masters in Public Administration. I have a job right now but only pays 14.00 an hour. I have applied to hundreds of jobs with all types of resumes. Others have told me that my resume is great. I have not even... see more
Got sick overnight and couldn't complete my full work day the next day.
Very nice company