As rising leaders, we need to spend time thinking about our next steps for career growth and seeking out opportunities to progress further. HSMAI Rising Sales Leader Council recently discussed the topic of career growth, progression, and personal development.
Showing items in the "Talent and Leadership Development" category
With the pandemic in our rear-view, and a focus on work life balance more prevalent than ever before, keeping our teams producing without the fear of “burn out” has been a continual focus for sales teams.
The HSMAI Foundation Global Collegiate Case Competition and the Mike Dimond Career Success Grants Program, along with others HSMAI Foundation programs, are playing a pivotal role in shaping the future of hospitality leadership.
Talent issues continue to dominate headlines and high-level corporate discussions. The need to restore trust in hospitality companies is essential to attract and retain qualified professionals.
Marketing professionals continue to prove their importance in contributing to the bottom line as well as the top line. Marketing expertise was called up in 2022 to attract and retain talent.
Flexible work means many different things, including flexible location, hours, time off, earning potential, job sharing options, and more. “We have an SOP, which gives us a guideline, but we’re flexible on an individual basis, and more so in some departments than others. Building fairness and equity into the policies is crucial,” one senior executive said.
The HSMAI Foundation identified staff development, reskilling, and upskilling as one of the top talent trends this year.
Cultures change when behaviors change. You may not be able to dictate attitudes, but leaders can dictate the behaviors they expect in the workplace.
The HSMAI’s Global Distribution Advisory Board met recently to brainstorm ideas on how to build distribution bench strength. Here are some ideas to take back to your organization.
Burnout is most common among high achievers and is often related to being short-staffed and high turnover, both prevalent in the current climate. Over the last year, burnout has been a recurring topic for the Rising Sales Leader Council as we’ve brainstormed ways to prevent burnout in ourselves and our teams.