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S04E08: Regine von Stieglitz, Hotelschool The Hague l Why choose a hotel career today, the essential skill-set and more

S04E08: Regine von Stieglitz, Hotelschool The Hague l Why choose a hotel career today, the essential skill-set and more

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'Our students, the young generation - they are the motor of innovation. They will drive that innovation that our industry needs.' - claims Regine von Stieglitz, President at Hotelschool The Hague

In this episode of the industry interviews, André Baljeu sat down with Regine von Stieglitz to hear more about her background, what sets Hotelschool The Hague graduates apart, and why it is worth going for a career in hospitality, especially today, what the essential skill-set needed entails, what the hotel industry can do to attract and retain talent, and more.


00:56  - Regine’s Career Journey

03:03 - Leadership Learnings & Challenges throughout the pandemic

06:05 - Post-Pandemic Challenges for Higher Education Institutions

14:32 - What makes a successful Hospitality Career today? What sets Hotelschool The Hague Graduates apart?

21:50 - Why choose a Hospitality Career now?

25:12 - How can the hospitality industry attract and retain talent?

31:10 - The Sustainable Hospitality Challenge

39:12  - Hotelschool The Hague's Partnerships & Collaborations

43:18 - The HTH Research Centre

49:30 - Regine’s most memorable hotel experience

52:27 - Regine’s favourite restaurant experience

If you prefer tuning in to the podcast-version of this conversation, find it here and on all main podcast platforms.

Companies mentioned in the conversation

 Marriott l Sustainable Hospitality Challenge l AHIC Dubai l Accor l Rijks Restaurant l Anantara Hotels Thailand l HTH Research Centre


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