What our members think
|"The Institute provides me and my team with an excellent information resource and I would recommend membership to any individual or company looking to build their career or professionalism"
Wendy Bartlett FIH
managing director, Bartlett Mitchell
"The Institute is a most pro-active global professional body that keeps me abreast of information with vast e-resources that I require to stay relevant in my work while also bestowing professional integrity and dignity on me"
Olatunde Oluloye MIH chairman,
|"The Institute has given me the opportunity to share my views and experiences with colleagues. It is a pleasure to be able to give something back and at the same time learn from inspirational leaders and best practices"
Assia Riccio-Smith MIH learning and development manager, Dusit Thani
"The Fellows network enables me to connect across all sectors with industry colleagues who share a similar passion for all that is great about the world of hospitality, including most importantly,the development of our next generation of leaders"
Andrew Main FIH, CEO, Aramark
|"The Institute's ‘Passion 4 Hospitality' helped me get my first job and take my first step towards future career success.."
Simrian Kaur, Graduete Trainee Manager at Baxter Storey
Online Library Catalogue
Free 24 hour access to an expanding collection of high quality, easy-to-use ebooks covering all aspects of hospitality, leisure, sport, tourism, business and career development!
Member Enquiry Service
This FREE reference service is operated by specialist qualified librarians and assists members with enquiries relating to the industry and general business matters.
Members can search, download and email articles for FREE from a special collection of full-text e-journals and e-books produced by top academic, business and trade publishers.
Get professional advice when you need it most. BusinessHR is your solution to people management, employment and Human Resources issues and is just a click away. All Institute of Hospitality members can get easy, 24/7 web access to FREE customisable policy and contracts templates, letters and HR guides for application in your own business and a detailed monthly legislation update.
Members (MIH) and Fellows (FIH) receive an annual FREE telephone call for Human Resources support. Additional Helpline support is available to all Institute members for a specially reduced Institute rate!
Download free Institute Management Guides covering a range of topical industry issues. The guides offer members advice on a range of topics of particular relevance to our industry and are useful for application in the workplace or to support further research.
Discounts and Savings
Job Vacancy Advertising
Looking to recruit? Our vacancy listings attract the attention of skilled individuals seeking career development opportunities including thousands of Education Membership Scheme (EMS) students.
Member Discounts & Savings
Through our Privileges scheme you can save loads of money on insurance, holidays, worldwide and UK hotel accommodation, health and fitness club membership, discounts on a range of Apple products, cinema admissions and an assortment of lifestyle benefits.
Special Discounts on advertising and promotions
We know you want to raise your personal and company profile. The Institute publications are a perfect platform to promote your business and services within the sector. So take advantage of specially discounted rates on advertising in the Institute’s publications, only available to members and business partners.
A leading quarterly management magazine reporting on innovation, winning business techniques, industry trends and developments from all sectors of the hospitality industry worldwide. You’ll receive your magazine in the post and you can also read it online.
Know-How, the CPD Newsletter
You will receive a bi-monthly e-mail newsletter focused on Continuing Professional Development (CPD), education and business matters for professionals in the hospitality industry. The newsletter gives ‘bite size’ information to keep you up to date on a wide range of business and education issues accompanied by links to free and low cost training and development resources.
As a member you will receive Insight every month - packed with useful comment to keep you current with news and advice on topics including customer service and people management, finance, resources and training.
Learn about global Institute accredited academic programmes of study in hospitality, leisure, tourism, events and related fields, from craft level through to senior management level.
Find out more about the wide range of Institute endorsed learning programmes, these include management development programmes, training courses and online learning courses, developed and delivered by employers and training providers.
Careers and Professional Development
Institute of Hospitality 'My CPD' Tool
Keep track of all of your career achievements, qualifications and professional development activity with our FREE online CPD tool – a must when constructing your CV or applying for a membership upgrade.
The Community is an online networking platform similar to sites like LinkedIn and Facebook, but built exclusively for the use of Institute of Hospitality members. The Community provides a secure and informative social media environment within which to exchange ideas and information, meet like-minded professionals and share news and expertise.
Institute of Hospitality Events Calendar
There are networking opportunities galore at events organised by the Institute and its branches! Forge new business and social relationships with colleagues whilst re-connecting with established peers. As soon as you join the Institute, you will be invited to connect with your local branch network and get involved in activities in your region, many of which qualify for formal or informal CPD!