Why career mapping and mentorship works.
Consulting with a specialist career manager / mentor over a series of meetings, can make a significant contribution in achievement of your career goals.
The main benefits of having Stephen Hickmore on your team include:
- Giving you an understanding of yourself from a career and work perspective
- Helping identify the right role and employer profile that you will thrive in
- Helping you become clear and focused about what is next in your career
- Providing an external perspective on you and your ambitions
- Help with implementing a successful job search program
- Moving into a new role quickly after a career break
- Learning how to market yourself and your skills
- Gaining confidence through interview preparation sessions
Typical outcomes of successful career mentorship include:
- Moving into a desired new role quickly and more effectively
- A higher salary package, which may not have been a priority
- Starting your own business
- Developing a social media strategy
- Achieving further career development within your current organisation
- Reduced stress and improved home life
Stephen is a hospitality professional from Johannesburg South Africa. His career started with THF hotels in the UK and subsequently with the Southern Sun Hotel group in Johannesburg. Hickmore Recruitment / CareerMap, is a leading supplier of Senior and Exec recruitment services for the hospitality industry in Southern Africa. Stephen recently added career change services, headlining as CareerMap, to assist job applicants. Stephen is a founder and business developer of Pple Hospitality (formerly HSC) the largest Hospitality Industry full-service outsourced staffing company in South Africa. In March 2020 Stephen became a director and part-owner of the Swiss Hotel School South Africa. Stephen writes for a number of publications on food and hospitality industry matters, trends and opinions.