S04E01: Philip Ibrahim | The Student Hotel - Berlin

S04E01: Philip Ibrahim | The Student Hotel - Berlin

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In her first interview, Lea Jordan sits down with the General Manager of The Student Hotel - Berlin, Philip Ibrahim. This interview was done after Philip and his team supported and hosted a very successful "Mini ITB" movement which replaced the cancelled ITB Berlin 2020 due to the Corona Virus. Philip and Lea talk about his career journey, the transition from Accor to his current role, his career highs and lows and how technology is used to support his team and property. 

00:57 - Chapter 1 - Background 

03:49 - Chapter 2 - The Student Hotel 

08:54 - Chapter 3 - Applying Technology

12:56 - Chapter 4 - Tech replacing People 

19:26 - Chapter 5 - Career Highs & Lows 

29:57 - Chapter 6 - Staffing Challenges 

38:00 - Chapter 7 - Philip's Top Tips for a Career in the Hospitality Industry

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