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#177 - Hospitality Meets Tej Walia - Getting the Foundations Set
Episode 1777th February 2024 • Hospitality Meets... with Phil Street • Phil Street
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On a cold January day in 2024, I whisked myself off to enjoy the hospitality offered by the wonderful Tej Walia, Managing Director of Foxhills Collection. Whilst there, Tej and I had a chat about his career story so far, and what a story it is too.

We get through:-

  • Golf
  • Hotel Management as 2nd choice
  • Working through the departments
  • Impatience
  • The foundation years
  • Guernsey
  • Sweating
  • Hilton
  • Confidence and leadership
  • The Many forms of Mentoring
  • Fawsley Hall
  • Dartington estate
  • Foxhills
  • Evolution to MD

And so much more. I called this episode "Getting the foundations set" as we talk about the importance of the what Tej calls, "the Foundation years" as they really can set the tone for your career ahead.

It's another wonderful chat with someone who cares deeply about the world of hospitality.


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