How can social media influence customers in the hospitality industry?

  Hands up who has a Facebook, Twitter or Instagram account? While we can\'t see you raise your arm, it\'s safe to say that most people in Australia are active on social media. According to Sensis Social Media Report 2016, 95 per cent of survey respondents used Facebook, 31 per...

What else should I add to my study planner?

Download your FREE Weekly Study Planner: HERE Studying is an important part of the learning process. However, sitting at your desk, books open, door shut, isn\'t always the most productive way to let knowledge soak into your head. In fact, you might just find yourself starting to become distracted - perhaps...
Teamwork is a key part of Kenvale College courses.

Teamwork, don’t be shy – be flexible and open

Across our three key course areas - Hospitality Management, Event Management and Commercial Cookery - there is a real emphasis on working as part of a team for the greater good. By interacting with your fellow students in a practical environment, the entire class can succeed and improve their industry...
Becoming a top chef takes passion, skills and knowledge.

Insight into being a chef in the Australian hospitality industry with Andrew Christie

  Over recent years, the Australian hospitality industry has moved significantly as the baby-boomer generation begin to head towards retirement. What this situation has created is the opportunity for both millennials and other generations to fill the gaps - as long as they have the right skills and knowledge to...
Inspire creativity with study tricks.

Study tricks for your upcoming HSC exams

There are usually two different kinds of people around exam time - those who are nervous and those who don't want to admit it. Of course, exams draw different emotions for everyone, both positive and negative.And while we aren't here to debate whether exams are the best way to test...
Networking is a key part of an event management career.

What are the best networking opportunities for event management students?

Ever heard of the phrase "it's not what you know, but who you know? While you need some form of knowledge base, networks and connections are invaluable in the business world. In fact, the people that you meet - in both professional and personal settings - could just be the key to your career...

Why should you study hospitality or event management? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Growing up, there are always a number of reasons why we pursue certain careers. Perhaps we want to follow our parents into their career to take over the family business, explore an area where we had success during high school, or try our hand at something with a positive financial...
Celebrate world food with Kenvale College!

Kenvale College World Food Festival – all welcome!

  Food is for sharing, celebrating and socialising, and Kenvale College\'s upcoming World Food Festival open day hopes to incorporate all three! Organised for Saturday, September 3 on our campus, the World Food Festival is designed to celebrate the skills that our hospitality, events and cooking students have learnt over the...