Considerations When Choosing a Hotel Career

535 WordsFeb 21, 20182 Pages
INTRODUCTION Most people say college is stressful; without a doubt it is, it’s 6am and I’ve been working all night. What’s more stressful though? Taking everything you’ve learned over 4 years and applying I am graduating senior at The Pennsylvania State University studying for a bachelor’s degree in Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Management. A required course for most students is English 202, which covers communication with employers. One of our main assignments is to write an informative report on two careers, those two companies, and an affiliated group to our industry. This report is a tool for me as well as a demonstration to my peers, because one of my goals is to teach my classmates how to do this and its importance. I will research and analyze two careers and companies in the hospitality industry which are an interest to me. This informative report will allow me to research a prospective company. This is beneficial for when I speak with these companies because an educated interviewee will stand out more to a recruiter, which may aid me in their decision process. Applying for a career is a major personal decision and most be handled that way. With that said, I suggest creating a list of criteria for not only the career opportunity, but also the company offering the position. My personal list involves: Location An warm climate area, preferably along a coastline. I was born and raised in Northeastern Pennsylvania and winter is a season I can live without.
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