News for the Hospitality Executive
Professional Development Program Helps
Managers Prepare for Recertification
Orlando, Florida, October 2008 — The new Professional Development Program developed by the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (EI)offers hospitality professionals a convenient and effective way to enhance their management skills and learn about the latest technology trends.
This online suite of 25 professional development modules covers topics in the areas of leadership, human resources and technology within the hospitality industry. Each topic was chosen for its relevance to today’s hospitality professional. Each online workbook is designed to be completed in about one hour and is followed by a quiz.
Each completed module in the Professional Development Program will count as a personal enrichment activity for maintenance of professional certification earned through the Educational Institute. Each module comes with a printable Certificate of Completion that offers supporting documentation for recertification.
The Professional Development Program includes the following modules:
• BrandingHuman Resources Series
• DisciplineTechnology Primer Series
• An Introduction to Hotel SystemsEach module in the Professional Development Program is available for $30 for AH&LA members and $45 for nonmembers, and can be ordered from EI’s secure, online shopping cart at www.ei-ahla.org/pdp. Or call 800-349-0299 or 407-999-8100 to speak with an account executive.
Established in 1953 as a nonprofit educational foundation of the American Hotel & Lodging Association, the Educational Institute’s mission is to support AH&LA by becoming the preferred provider to the lodging industry, hospitality schools, and related hospitality industries both domestically and internationally by developing and providing quality resources to train, educate, and certify hospitality professionals.
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