I heard about the J-1 Intern/Trainee Hospitality Program during my time of study at the T.A. Marryshow Community College for the 2017/2018 period in Grenada when I made the decision to say yes to such a great opportunity. Placement for me was in the Food and Beverage department at the Horseshoe Bay Resort in Texas. On embarking on my journey I was so scared and shaky but that quickly went away as I stepped into the workplace. The staff was very welcoming and excited to show me everything that I needed to learn and beyond. At approximately 3 months into the program, different opportunities began opening for me. I was given the opportunity to gain experience in bartending and being a hostess at the host company.
In addition, it was a great pleasure to explore the different cultures of the many people I have met from all over the world from places like Albania, South Africa, the Philippines, and Jamaica.
Thanks to Jobseekers International for giving me the opportunity to travel, to gain knowledge and experience within the field of the Hospitality Industry.
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