Top Skills Hospitality Employers Are Looking For



The hospitality industry weathered some storms in 2020, but the New Year looks bright for the industry to bounce back. Travel Weekly says “all sectors are seeing some recovery,” from the early days of the pandemic last year. In preparation for increased hiring in 2021, let’s look at some of the skills hiring managers are looking for in… Read more »

Career Crafting & Job Drafting


Getting back to work after months of being furloughed or laid off can seem daunting. With so many others in the job pool, how do you find the right job for you and also make sure you stand out? This month, NACE – Charlotte Chapter invited Megan Applegate to touch on these topics in their… Read more »

What to Do in The Meantime….


After months of being out of work, it can be frustrating to feel like there is no end in sight. At a certain point – we have two choices. We can either mope around and keep feeling sorry for ourselves, or we can use this season to better our professional selves. If we choose the… Read more »

Job Seeker MUST KNOW Advice and Tips with Jeremy Nichols


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Are you struggling with how to STAND OUT as a candidate in the current “new normal” that the hospitality industry is facing? Jeremy Nichols shares his MUST KNOW advice and tips for job seekers in this situation. Florida’s Top Hospitality Recruiter, Jeremy Nichols, takes time on a daily basis to help people in his network… Read more »

Gecko Hospitality Attends the New England Club Managers Association’s Annual Business Expo


  On January 13, 2020 Franchise Partner Evan Kaplan, along with Recruiter Sara Sheiffele, had the pleasure of representing Gecko Hospitality at the New England Club Managers Association’s annual Business Expo. The expo was held at the beautiful Andover Country Club in Andover, MA and hosted by Francisco Ventura, CCM, and Boyd Holk, CCM, CCE…. Read more »

Why You Might Not Be Getting That Restaurant Job…


If you’ve been applying to restaurant jobs and you’re not finding a fit, something might be wrong. There are plenty of jobs available in the field for line cooks, chefs, and front of house roles like hosting or waitstaff. If you’ve been sending out your resume or stopping in and filling out applications and you’re… Read more »

Hospitality Trends: Are You Ready?



If there’s one thing we all know it’s that change is constant. Keeping up with hospitality trends – particularly in an industry where consumers’ expectations of a flawless experience are high – can be in itself a full-time job. But keeping the eye on the big trends and shifting accordingly can yield a large impact on future success. According… Read more »

Gecko Tells All – Turkeys for Tots Recap


Gecko Tells All – Turkeys for Tots Listen to our most recent podcast of “Gecko Tells All” with your hosts M & M. As we wrap up our Turkeys for Tots Campaign, Gecko Hospitality would like to thank everyone for their support. ………..Also, find out the Top 10 Must Haves for Thanksgiving Dinner this year!  

Gecko Tells All – Halloween and Turkeys


Gecko Tells All Podcast Series Halloween and Turkeys Listen to our most recent podcast of “Gecko Tells All” with your hosts M & M. Find out more information about Gecko Hospitality’s Turkeys for Tots Campaign……..