3 Reasons To Have Different Internships and Not Specialise in Hospitality Management

The number one rule in selecting internships while studying hospitality management or tourism degree is this:

Get as much experience as you can in as many different areas as you can before you graduate.

There are three reasons why you should not specialise when studying hospitality management:

  1. Competitive advantage

  2. Understanding the whole industry

  3. More experiences

Let’s get straight into the good stuff.

Competitive advantage

It is common within the hospitality industry to think that a hospitality student needs to specialise on a certain (very specific) area of the industry, such as events, fine dining restaurants, hotel operations, revenue management, bartending, etc.