Your holiday job is not ‘just a job’

Why choose the hospitality industry? I coached a young postgraduate recently who was searching for his first permanent role after gaining his degree. Among other things we discussed his skills and what he could offer to an employer Me: ‘Let’s talk about your skills. What do you see as your strengths?’ Pgrad: ‘Not sure really.

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[NOT] Just a…

I know when I was at school my English teacher would ask us in September to write an essay on what we had done during the six weeks of our summer holidays. You might have had to do the same. I also remember when I was working at Durham University asking a similar question to

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It’s time to get personal!

Who is behind the lovely logo and graceful graphics of Holiday Staff?  Meet the face behind the business – read our personal story. Thousands of budding entrepreneurs launch businesses, and try to carve out a niche for themselves. So what? But what makes those businesses unique, newsworthy or an interesting prospect is their back story,

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Give your skills a boost!

Five Skills Gained From Seasonal Work by Imogen McGowan Seasonal work is a great way to gain experience whilst earning but, not only that, it’s a fantastic opportunity to add marketable and core skills to your CV. When looking for employment it’s essential to be able to provide examples to verify your skills, and seasonal

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