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  • For International Hotel School alumni and Executive Chef of Spier Wine Estate, Wesli Charls Jacobs, his personal motto is “If you fail to plan, you plan to fail”, which drives him every morning. “There will be days during the week that you feel on top of the world, the only way to survive those rollercoaster

  • Paula McMinn

    It’s been 5 years since Hospitality Management Graduate, Paula McMinn moved to London – the Square Mile. Having been born and raised in Cape Town, Paula was determined to stretch her wings and travel abroad. Soon after she had written her final exam, Paula boarded a plane to Naples, Florida to work at the Ritz

  • Smartphones and fashion trends may come and go, but towel art folding is one of the many housekeeping touches that will never die. Over the years, we have seen many hotels replace humans with robots for room service. An excellent example would be Aura, Singapore’s room service robot. However, it will be very difficult to

  • Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash

    As 2018 starts to wind down, there are a lot of us that use this time to reflect on our goals, careers and plans for 2019. There are those of us that have been battling to find a good read that will inspire us to become good leaders and different thinkers, to help us go

  • Sizzling Cook-off at the Appetite Festival 2 - International Hotel School

    On the 18th and 19th of August 2018, Pretoria was buzzing with one of the biggest culinary and entertainment festivals in South Africa. Not only were fans and foodies spoilt for choice, but they were also exposed to some valuable cooking insights from the demo’s that were done by the renowned line-up of chefs. Gracing

  • Obakeng Kgadile admiring the gorgeous view at MalaMala

    Meet Hospitality Management Graduate, 23yr old Obakeng Kgadile, who recently celebrated her 3rd year of working at the MalaMala Game Reserve located in Mpumalanga. This pristine private game reserve is one of the oldest and largest game reserves in South Africa. In addition to that, it has over 50 years of game viewing experience.  Tourists