How to Attract Talents

In a world with rising cases of unemployment, one would figure that picking the best talent would be easy. Unfortunately, it is not. You have to put in the work and systems that make employees and potential employees want to work for your company. But, lucky for you, there are many different approaches that you

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Recruiting young talents for the luxury sector in Florida

Florida is a vibrant market for luxury brands with celebrities and the recently affluent millennial generation is driving up the demand for luxury items. However, the millennial generation is not conforming to the standards of the older generations, and the results show that the current young talents want to work differently. As HR departments struggle

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TFWA Asia Pacific show’s new records!

As explained in the DFNIonline.com, the TFWA Asia Pacific last week broke new records in exhibition space and visitor numbers! This is great news for the Travel Retail – Duty Free industry. “A total of 2,683 visitors from 1,022 companies attended the show and the exhibition consisted of international and local brands from 261 companies

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Nowadays, resumes are read by robots [Le Figaro]

Very interesting article in Le Figaro this morning (in French…) about the new trends in recruiting. (here: www.lefigaro.fr/vie-bureau/2014/05/19/09008-20140519ARTFIG00214-comment-nous-sommes-recrutes-par-des-robots.php) Should we be happy about it? Or afraid? Apparently Google receives 75,000 new resumes each week. At ACCUR we are not at that level (yet), but still, the amount of resumes we receive, makes it virtually impossible for

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[Travel Retail News] Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 16 No.14

For your latest Travel Retail news, you can download the Travel Markets Insider newsletter Vol. 16 No. 14 HERE. In this issue: Moderate growth in airport passenger traffic globally, but improvement in Latin America Tourism arrivals to the United States are showing strong growth St. Kitts’ new Private Air Terminal has opened for business China is the fastest-growing cruise market

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Latin America Luxury Retail Management Program at FIU in Miami

Altagama’s members agreed that one of the biggest limitation to their growth in the region is the lack of executives with luxury skills. Therefore we launched recently a special project: Latin America Luxury Retail Management Program a 2 week program to be delivered in Miami, Florida in partnership with FIU’s College of Business. I thought somebody you know might be interested in

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[Travel Retail News] Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 16 No.12

For your latest Travel Retail news, you can download the Travel Markets Insider newsletter Vol. 16 No. 12 HERE. In this issue: Nuance/Victoria’s Secret partnership, in Toronto Pearson International Airport Vancouver snares a big win in Skytrax Miami International announces four new executive appointments Roundup of Latin American aviation news L’Oréal is named the world’s most

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