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There’s an amazing story about a woman called Zoe Shaw who became a millionaire receptionist. How did she do this? Well, quite simply she delivered five-star customer service and it was noticed. When a management member left to set up his own company, he asked Zoe to go with him and run reception. He couldn’t pay her a high wage, instead offering her shares in the company.
In 2005 the company, New Star Asset Management, floated on the stock exchange and Zoe’s shares were worth a massive £1 million; changing her life forever. The moral to this story is your front of house role is significant, you are important, you can build your career and like Zoe, you never know who you are meeting, talking to or impressing. But how do you truly deliver five-star customer service?
This article by Jane Sunley originally featured in University Caterer. To read in full click the below link,
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Last month I was in Dubai to help launch our first international office, learnpurple UAE, and field a lot of media interviews. The UAE is a melting pot of labour. One example which comes to mind where the number of journalists I met from everywh
With Dubai emerging from the economic doldrums to once again become a magnet for hospitality professionals, learnpurple chief executive Jane Sunley captures the conditions in a letter from the emirate.
This article was originally featured in Caterer and Hotelkeeper. To read in full click the below link,
I recently attended the 2010 – 2011 National Council for Work Experience Awards where learnpurple won the award for work placement of the year (10-250 employees); buildin
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This week, learnpurple launched its new report – Harnessing Talent for Business Success – at the first 'Purple Breakfast' of the year (it was fab by the way, with the inspirational Read More
Caterer and Hotelkeeper look at the Women 1st list of Top 100 Women in Hospitality, Travel and Tourism, compiled by Sector Skills Council People 1st.
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