A 2-3 hour session designed to encourage high-achieving students to realize their full potential in the hospitality industry
Panel: Four executive women speak candidly as they share stories about career experiences, work/life balance, opportunities and obstacles
Roundtable Discussions: Students ask questions and discuss topics of concern with the executives in smaller groups
Networking: Students are provided contact information and are encouraged to contact the executives as they embark on their careers
Learn from executives who have met real-world obstacles as they have built successful careers
Are introduced to a variety of career paths within the industry
Are made aware of Castell Project as a resource as they develop their careers
Castell@College becomes a point of differentiation for the university in the recruitment process
More successful alumni means greater commitment to graduates’ alma mater
The talent pool grows as graduates understand the opportunity to grow careers in the industry
Research confirms that an increase in gender diversity leads to improved profitability
Interested in bringing Castell@College to your alma mater or local university?
What did you learn (post-event survey)?
Embrace change in your career path.
When you see an opportunity, you need to go and get it.
Crisis usually brings opportunity.
Don’t be afraid to take a risk.
There are many career paths in hospitality to explore.
Networking is a key to success.
Money is good. Experiences bring the money.
It is possible to have both a work life and a personal life.