• Spotlight on Hospitality Professionals

    Are you a hospitality professional?  Do you want to be? If so, the article, “Training Tomorrow’s Professionals” is about YOU! Just a few months into retirement I was thrilled to contribute to this article published by

    July 8, 2018 • Uncategorized • Views: 31

  • Tell me a story

    Cover letters written to prospective employers can be frustrating.  What do I say?  How do I differentiate myself from all the other applicants? First, know yourself and the skills you bring to the employer.  Then, tell them

    December 27, 2017 • Uncategorized • Views: 209

  • When the water rises, all ships float. Right?

    Looks like Airbnb is giving hotels and other traditional lodging properties a run for their money.  To use the water analogy in the title, Airbnb is raising the water level with their new level of service, nicknamed

    June 23, 2017 • Uncategorized • Views: 416

  • Under Promise, Over Deliver

    Students, alumni, and clients will all recognize the title of this article.  The phrase, Under Promise, Over Deliver, is a thread that runs through every course, training and coaching session, and  . . . well, if I have my way,

    June 20, 2017 • Uncategorized • Views: 434

  • All of life is a learning experience

    This is the second of Mitchell Myers leadership reflections. It was an honor to share Mitchell’s educational journey at DCTC, and thrilling to watch as he builds a successful leadership career. The following quotation from

    June 20, 2017 • Uncategorized • Views: 408

  • The Wisdom of Leadership: Shaping Events

    I’ve been blessed to work alongside many leaders. Mitchell Myers is one of those individuals. In his semester at DCTC, Mitchell wrote two great reflections on leadership. I am honored to share the first of these here.      

    June 19, 2017 • Uncategorized • Views: 431

  • SMM Industry Observations

    by Kelley Mahowald Kelley Mahowald graciously guest authored this article she wrote while a student in the DCTC Hospitality and Event Management Program. She serves Canterbury Park as Catering and Event Sales Manager.

    June 13, 2017 • Uncategorized • Views: 373

  • Hospitality & Event Management Perspectives #3

    This series of mini-stories will touch your heart, inspire you to action, and always make you smile.  Thanks to the amazing students and alumni of DCTC’s Hospitality and Event Management program for this 15-year collection!

    June 12, 2017 • Uncategorized • Views: 401

  • Hospitality & Event Management Perspectives #2

    This series of mini-stories will touch your heart, inspire you to action, and always make you smile.  Thanks to the amazing students and alumni of DCTC’s Hospitality and Event Management program for this 15-year collection!

    June 12, 2017 • Uncategorized • Views: 358

  • Hospitality & Event Management Alumni Perspectives #1

    “I couldn’t have asked for better education or experience going into this ever- expanding industry.” …read more Source:: Rosealees Raves, Rants & Reviews Blog

    June 8, 2017 • Uncategorized • Views: 432