Breaking Stereotypes

The Fun Side of Being Serious Book Series

Around the world of hospitality with International Hotel School

Around the world of hospitality with International Hotel School

International Hotel School is providing global examples of the hospitality industry. From trends, to student adventures, to the most awesome of culinary experiences.

FirstStep.me checks out what has been cooking on the IHS website this year!

The chefs -

How to become a Pastry Chef...its more than just cakes and biscuits that is for sure
Jamie Oliver's Fifteen
Jason Atherton's career as a chef

The True Story from Björn Borg

In the late 80’s, a group of people embarked on a journey to design the best pair of underwear ever. Hard work and an unseen attention to detail led to a pair of shorts that offered the perfect fit. Men turned religious, sales sky rocketed. It lasted for a decade. Today, the time is right for the Classic Boxer to be enjoyed by a new generation of underwear connoisseurs.

DHL delivers rugby to Africa

Epic 11 month journey through 45 countries concludes
 
A team of seven who embarked on an epic journey from Cape Town through Africa to London in October 2014 as part of DHL’s Africa as One campaign, have finally arrived at their final destination after traveling through 45 countries.

Laureate International Universities and Monash South Africa present a worldwide index of student attitudes on higher education.
 
South African youth are echoing their global peers, with 97% voicing a need for universities to equip them in taking on educated entrepreneurial and leadership roles in society. This is according to a global index of student attitudes compiled by Laureate International Universities and Zogby Analytics. Local partner and part of the Laureate International Universities network since 2013; Monash South Africa (MSA) conducted the survey at the South African campus.

Oxfam supports journalists’ participation with additional fellowships

The authors of the top five prize-winning stories will be invited to attend and cover the COP21 UN climate summit in Paris

UNDP Climate Change Storytelling Contest: Oxfam supports journalists’ participation with additional fellowships

Oxfam will support the Voice2Paris global storytelling contest launched in August by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) by providing three additional fellowships for participating journalists to cover the UN Conference on Climate Change, COP21, in Paris in December. Oxfam’s contribution to the contest aims at encouraging journalists’ participation in climate change reporting and raising public awareness of climate actions.