AJAR.id – Hello Ajarian! It is important to be up-to-date with the ever-changing industry in which you work.
This might mean you have to find out information about an individual venue/property, a particular sector, or about the industry in general.
Always remember having information about the industry and applying it to your daily practices can boost your career opportunities in the future, and enhance the experience of guests/visitors.
Also remember information is worthless if it is not applied and shared so it is important to incorporate it into your daily work.
To keep learning you must source the most recent and relevant information about what is happening in the industry in general, your sector of interest and your workplace especially.
Issues to monitor
You should seek to identify a wide range of issues such as:
- Changing and emerging trends – relating to visitor patterns; needs, wants and preferences; spending; mode of travel; selling prices; products and services
- New techniques and practices – as they apply to the industry, other venues and your workplace
- New equipment and technology – being integrated into the workplace/industry
- New recipes – for meals and...