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Half of the UK are in the Wrong Job
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Half of the UK are in the Wrong Job

Here at Hospitality Post, we are always working hard to make effective recruitment matches, using disruptive technology to perfectly match candidates' skills and experience with job opportunities. As the core effort for most businesses in the world of recruitment, we would expect the majority of UK workers to be in..

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The Rise of Eating Out in the UK and What It Means for the Hospitality Industry
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The Rise of Eating Out in the UK and What It Means for the Hospitality Industry

Over the last 30 years, how we view eating out in the UK has changed considerably. Back in the 70s and early 80s, dining at a restaurant was an infrequent affair for most people, perhaps to celebrate a special occasion like a birthday or anniversary. Nowadays, we’re more likely to..

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Hospitality Jobs: The Advantages of Shift Work
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Hospitality Jobs: The Advantages of Shift Work

The hospitality business is well-known for its staff having to work odd hours. Whether you’re behind the reception desk at a hotel, working in a bar or restaurant, or living it up as a tour operator, this is one industry that certainly isn’t 9 to 5. The good news is..

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Brexit and its Impact on the Hospitality Sector
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Brexit and its Impact on the Hospitality Sector

It’s just over 6 months until the UK is due to leave the EU following the Brexit decision back in 2016. There’s no doubt that divorce from our European partners has been fraught with controversy and huge challenges. It’s not a complete surprise that we still don’t quite understand what..

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3 Tips for Effective Hospitality Recruitment
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3 Tips for Effective Hospitality Recruitment

Hospitality has this month been named as the 4th biggest industry in the UK; a profitable sector that in the face of Brexit, needs to be nurtured and future-proofed. With a skills shortage threatening the space, we today share some recruitment tips; ideas that can help build and maintain a..

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Hospitality and Tourism is the 4th biggest industry in the UK
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Hospitality and Tourism is the 4th biggest industry in the UK

This week it was announced that Hospitality and Tourism is the 4th biggest industry in the UK. And, like so many other sectors, it’s only as good as the people who decide to choose it as a career. Good service is expected nowadays and consumers have increasingly high standards. If you..

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How Mentoring can Benefit the Hospitality Industry
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How Mentoring can Benefit the Hospitality Industry

The benefits of mentoring are widespread, especially when it comes to the world of hospitality. With the industry being all about delivering a faultless service to customers and employers, hospitality workers will go to great lengths to ensure they are excelling in their career. This is one thing mentoring can..

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Why the Gig Economy is Bad News for the Hospitality Industry
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Why the Gig Economy is Bad News for the Hospitality Industry

Gig Economy "a labour market characterised by the prevalence of short-term contracts or freelance work, as opposed to permanent jobs".   There has been a lot spoken and written about the Gig Economy in recent years; some good, some bad. While many people see it as a way for individuals..

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The Skills Shortage Threatening the UK Hospitality Industry
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The Skills Shortage Threatening the UK Hospitality Industry

Whatever you think of Brexit, there’s no doubt that it’s effects are already beginning to be felt across the UK. Whether you’re an ardent leaver or a slightly depressed remainer, you won’t have missed the fact that things are pretty much in flux at the moment as politicians on both..

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The Do’s  and Don’ts of Writing Amazing Job Adverts
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The Do’s and Don’ts of Writing Amazing Job Adverts

If you want to attract the best people for your current job opening, creating a great advert is vital. Exact wording and including all the right elements to attract your chosen demographic should ensure you encourage a decent flood of applications. It will also mean you don’t waste your time..

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