Guest blog written by Simon Ball, CEO of Tuscany Now Whether you are planning a move abroad after university, or a placement year, it is crucial that you research your chosen country’s culture. Even in business, there are a multitude of different factors to consider. Simon Ball CEO of Tuscany Now has 25 years’ experience of working with different cultures and languages. Tuscany Now has offices in Barcelona and London, villas in … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: International relationships in business
Guest blog written by David Wickers, co-founder of luxury travel operator, Bridge & Wickers. As a Travel Journalist, David held the position of Chief Travel Correspondent of The Sunday Times for 17 years and was voted Travel Writer of the Year three times. His extensive background in travel and invaluable experience in both travel journalism … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: Breaking into the travel industry
Win a €5,000 cash prize & a weekend in Copenhagen with momondo’s brand new student case competition. Present a business/marketing plan for the travel and tourism industry and have a chance of winning a two-day trip to Copenhagen to pitch your idea to the experts. More information at: www.momondo.co.uk/inspiration/travellenge-case-competition/ Deadline: 31 October 2014.
The Blue Badge is the internationally recognised benchmark of excellence in tourist guiding. Applications are now being invited for a Blue Badge Tourist Guide programme for Yorkshire. Applicants who speak a second language and those who are already working in tourism are particularly welcome. Applicants would benefit from a good working knowledge of Yorkshire, together … Continue reading Become a Blue Badge Tourist Guide for Yorkshire
As businesses gear up for the busy run-up to Christmas, many of them will be advertising seasonal job opportunities. These temporary jobs offer not only the chance to earn some additional cash, but also an excellent chance to gain experience and build up skills – all of which will help towards future job applications. It … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Christmas is coming…with seasonal jobs