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Just Be Yourself: Gaurav’s Progression with IHG


We’re exploring what makes IHG such an enjoyable place to work. And where better to get the answer than from some of our wonderful current staff? We’ve asked some of them what it’s like to work with us, because they’ve got real life experience you can trust. Take Gaurav for example. His advice is to just be yourself. Here at IHG, we celebrate individuality and give everyone the chance to have their moment to shine.

Giving staff feedback and constant support throughout their journey with us is also at the forefront of how we work. Gaurav explains below how we offer 360-degree feedback from leadership and put an emphasis on personal development.


What do you love most about working for IHG?

Working with IHG allows you to be yourself and enables you to voice your opinions and ideas with the company.


How has working at IHG helped you in your career?

You learn a great deal in a short space of time and this gives you the opportunity to hone your skills and develop yourself rapidly. IHG motivates you to look at the bigger picture of the organization as a whole, while attaching metrics to every aspect of your work environment. This is what sets them apart from most other companies.



What skills have you obtained/improved on while working at IHG?

I’ve learned an awful lot since joining the IHG team. Some of the main points that come to mind are:


- Leadership Skills

- Forecasting skills

- Planning

- Team Management

- Owner Management

- Leveraging group resources


What three words would you use to describe working here?

- Driven

- Achievements

- Work Satisfaction


What do you love most about your job?

The high Standards, brand representation and the high performance work environment.


How would you describe the company culture here at IHG?

Transparent, 360-degree feedback with the leadership and emphasis on every colleague’s personal development.


Want to work for a company where you can develop your skills and build a successful career? Gaurav’s benefiting from what we’ve got to offer, and you could be too. We’ve got a world of opportunities within our hotels around the globe, and a variety of challenging and exciting roles.

So, what are you waiting for? If we sound like your kind of company, get in touch today. Click the “Apply Now” button today to take a peek at the many amazing opportunities we have available.


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