Tag Archive | hospitality industry

Top 5 Resolutions for Your Career!

It’s a New Year and a new you! Take this year head on, and try to accomplish more than you ever have before! Other than the usual resolutions like losing weight, take on a professional resolution to improve your career path! To get started:  Search within your niche: Make this New Year the time to […]

Happy Holidays!

Tis the season! We cannot believe we got a white Christmas yesterday! I know,  you probably haven’t even finished eating Christmas dinner, but the time has come to start planning out your NYE (if you haven’t already).  Share    with us how you are going to bring in the New Year!  Happy Holidays and we will see […]

The Vice President of Acquisitions is an Essential Member of the Management Team

The Vice President of Acquisitions of a luxury or boutique hotel handles the flow of capital for the property. This professional is responsible for brand affiliation and creating a positive image of the brand beyond the financial bottom line. Keeping the brand consistent is a team effort that involves the entire management committee and the […]

Marshall-Alan Associates: Duties of a Hotel Executive Assistant

The function of a hotel executive assistant is akin to being the head secretary for the entire hotel. This position often requires HR work in addition to a number of customer service duties that are standard to the job. Depending on the employer, the requirements of the job can vary greatly (and need to be […]

Marshall-Alan Associates – What is a Director of Hotel Operations?

At Marshall-Alan Associates, we place executives at every level of the hospitality industry, including directors of hotel operations. What exactly is this position, and what are the duties and qualifications? A director of hotel operations is responsible for overseeing, directing and supervising various operating departments, including: Banquets Front Office   *Concierge   *Front Desk   […]