Vietnam, Hanoi - May 14th 2016 - Hilton Hanoi Opera & Hilton Garden Inn Hanoi have taken part in Careers@Hilton Live: Youth in Hospitality Month, Hilton Worldwide’s annual global career event showcasing the many opportunities available in the hospitality industry for young people. Throughout the month of May, Hilton Worldwide hotels and corporate offices around the globe are hosting hundreds of events to inform those looking for employment about the exciting and diverse career opportunities in the hospitality industry. This initiative is a part of Hilton Worldwide’s Open Doors commitment, which aims to positively impact at least one million young people by 2019 and better prepare them to reach their full potential.
On May 14th, 16th & 17th 2016, Hilton Hanoi Opera & Hilton Garden Inn Hanoi hosted “Careers@Hilton Live”, which welcomed over 500 students from ten different schools to explore the jobs and opportunities in a hotel, observe team members while on the job, participate in games and explore potential career interests and opportunities for themselves.
Andrew Nisbet, Cluster General Manager of Hilton Hanoi Opera and Hilton Garden Inn Hanoi, said, “Young people continue to face challenging employment prospects, so it is more important than ever to make sure they receive information and advice about the options available and the skills and attributes they will need once they embark on their chosen careers.”
“We are passionate about raising awareness of the opportunities the hospitality industry offers and we are delighted to be doing this through one of our biggest ever careers events across the globe.”
Careers@Hilton Live: Youth in Hospitality events are a unique opportunity for Hilton Worldwide Team Members to inspire job seekers about careers in the hospitality industry, and to support them by providing guidance on the skills that are vital to succeed in the workplace and beyond. Participants have been joining Hilton Worldwide Team Members for events ranging from résumé clinics to networking, as well as presentations from Team Members on their career paths in hospitality.