Tag Archives: Hospitality

New Hospitality School Launched at Vic University

The hospitality industry in Australia is booming, with the need for skilled workers growing. In light of the high demand for hospitality workers, Victoria University has launched a new hospitality school to focus on hospitality, tourism and event management. The faculty will offer accredited training and education ranging from certificates to PhDs with the school […]

App Launched to Address Hospitality Worker Mental Health

The Australian charity R U OK? has launched an online course to help people in the hospitality industry that may be struggling mentally. The course, funded with the aid of Comcater and Mal Meiers’ Food for Thought program, and created by R U OK? and hospitality training provider Allara Learning, is an interactive course to […]

How To Keep Hospitality Staff Motivated

In the hospitality industry, it’s usually the chefs that get all the glory but the front of house staff (FOH) are the one’s actually making the chef’s dream a reality by making sure people actually get to enjoy it, so treating them well and keeping them motivated is important. It’s also important for your business, […]

9000 Hospitality Jobs to Fill in Brisbane

If you’ve been considering a career or even just a job in the hospitality industry in Brisbane, there’s no better time than now to make your move. It has been predicted that around 9000 new hospitality jobs will be created in Brisbane over the coming years to 2020 and the industry even fears a staffing […]

Hospitality Workers Can Now Join A Digitally Based Union

Hospitality workers who aren’t interested in joining a traditional union, now have another option, a “digital union”. The first digital union, Hospo Voice which is part of the United Voice union offers a range of online tools for workers for just $9.99. Some of the tools include a pay-checking service, a record of their hours […]

Four Technologies That Every Hospitality Business Should Have

A recent post on HospitalityMagazine.com.au discussed the 4 technologies that every hospitality business needs. If you don’t believe in technology for your business, you are seriously missing out on ways to make your business more efficient and profitable.Here are the top 4 technologies to consider, An effective online booking system. Most customers want the option […]

Hospitality Manager Fined for Exploiting Overseas Workers

A former Gold Coast cafe manager has been fined $27,200 for exploiting overseas workers in a popular establishment. The penalty was handed down by The Fair Work Ombudsman after the manager admitted to the underpayment of 12 employees at a Surfers Paradise cafe. The workers were underpaid by $24,575 in total between January to September […]

Using Instagram to Promote Your Business

If you haven’t yet figured out how to boost your bookings with social media or in particular Instagram, there are some things you should keep in mind when you’re getting started. Let your personality carry through in your pics. Edit your photos to look more professional. Create your own hashtag that customers can use and […]