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The Top Five Personality Traits to Have in Hospitality

Working in hospitality and events can be a lot of fun, and can lead to a lot of a great opportunities and experiences for those lucky enough to take part. However, the hospitality industry can also be tough and put staff under a lot of pressure, so it’s important that those employed in it have…

Top Tips for Organising Your Business Event

Stuck for ideas on how to organise your big event? Here at Michael Wisher, we’ve provided businesses with event staff for over 40 years, and have seen our fair share of corporate planning. So, we thought we would share our top tips on organising that big industry event for your business, and h…

Why you should try temping in events this summer

Whether you’re looking to earn a little bit of pocket money, make the most of the summer weather or want to make some new connections for the year ahead, working as a temp in events can be a really great way to spend your time this summer. We explain why… Attend exciting local and nati…

What's it really like to work in hospitality

Find out what it's really like to work in hospitality from our staff Varied, fun, sociable, busy and different…Just a few of the words that typically describe working in hospitality but what’s it really like? Whether it’s bar work, hosting events, restaurant service or prepar…

Kick-start your hospitality career in 2017!

A new year is the perfect time to take on a new career, so why not consider hospitality? Working in the hospitality or leisure industry is one of the most dynamic and rewarding careers on the market. Expand your social circle, work a variety of flexible shifts and say goodbye to the office for goo…

Time to Call the Christmas Temps?

For many companies the use of temporary staff is vitally important during the busy festive period. Temporary staff, particularly from an agency, give businesses access to, highly experienced and flexible workforce that can be handpicked for bespoke businesses in hospitality, retail, customer service…

Why you Should Temp this Christmas!

Christmas Temp Jobs at Michael Wisher! For loads of students, contract or part time workers, Christmas temporary work is a huge part of the advent calendar. Companies large and small, in hospitality and retail especially, take on a workforce of little helpers to cope with the huge increase in sales…

Time for a Temp Job in Hospitality?

Is it time to temp? It doesn’t matter if you’re in between jobs, waiting for that perfect position or trying to get back into work, unemployment can put a real strain on your sanity and burn a hole in your back pocket. What you need is something fun and busy, that helps you make new fri…

Making the most of work experience during university

Starting university is one of the most life changing and fulfilling experiences you will begin this year. Not only is it time to progress on an academic level, university really does help you grow and develop as a person (as cliché as it sounds). With all the new changes, it’s easy to …

Looking for a New Job for 2016?

Well, who isn’t? There’s nothing quite like a new year to decide on a new job or a fresh start. Whether you’re looking for a new job, or seeking a new challenge, Michael Wisher Hospitality Personnel are  always looking for talented and enthusiastic people to join our team of…

Part Time Jobs at Christmas Events in London

Looking to make a bit of extra cash this Christmas? Want the sort of work you can fit around your current job, and your existing lifestyle? Most important of all, are you outgoing, enthusiastic, and buzzing with Christmas spirit? If so, we’d like to hear from you. We’re recruiting for…

Hire Temporary Staff For Your Christmas Party!

Whether they’re taking place in your office or your home, Christmas parties are a great opportunity for you, your friends, your family, or your colleagues to let off some steam, and end the year in style. But with all the drinks to mix, the snacks to serve, the food to prepare, and the mess t…

Using Event Personnel for Sporting Events

At Michael Wisher, we have assembled dedicated teams for the following sporting events and clients: Arsenal FC Everton FC Ryder Cup Henley Regatta The Rugby World Cup 2007 MCC at Lords On top of all this, we were the largest agency supplier of temporary staff to the 2012 London Olympic Gam…

The 6 Biggest Benefits of Part Time Work Experience

Across the country, there are almost 8,000 multi-skilled workers on the Michael Wisher team. Many of them are students, who want a flexible work schedule that will enable them to earn while they learn. But on our books we also have lots of people who have other reasons for seeking part time work. I…

Temporary Hospitality Personnel Is Not Just for Corporate Events

When most people think of catering staff, they tend to think of huge corporate events, the sort that are organised by large blue chip companies and attended by thousands of delegates from around the world. Many people seem to believe that only the largest of companies have the budget to invest in t…

Professionalism in the Hospitality Industry

At Michael Wisher Associates, we specialise in supplying our clients with the personnel they need to make their events a success. We work with bartenders, chefs, waiters, mixologists, and hosts – all of whom fall under the wide umbrella of “hospitality staff”. When recruiting, we …

Hiring Temporary Staff for Your Home Party

It might seem strange, the idea of hiring temporary staff for your home party. But this practise is far more common than you might think – and it’s not just the landed gentry who have the space and the budget to do so, either. Temporary staff are surprisingly affordable, yet without fai…

What to Expect When Hiring Temporary Personnel for Your Event

If you need temporary personnel for an event of any size – whether you’re a local charity or a multinational blue chip – we can assemble a team to meet your needs with as little as 24 hours’ notice. We’ve seen it all, so we have a good idea of what to expect of every c…

How Hospitality Recruitment Can Save You Time

Organising an event of any size is like spinning plates – you’ve thousands of things to worry about, and every single one of them feels critical and overwhelming. But a team of temporary hospitality personnel can save you considerable time, energy, and effort. How? Through giving you o…

Planning the Perfect Charity Event

Charity events can be hugely effective for raising funds, awareness, or both. However, they can also be immensely costly and time consuming. Without sufficient planning, charity events can leave so drained of funds and enthusiasm that you might wish you never bothered. Like so many things in life,…

Why Invest in Event Personnel?

So you’re putting on an event. It might be for an evening, it might be for a weekend, or it might be for much longer. One thing’s for sure, though – you are now personally responsible for fulfilling the needs of hundreds, perhaps even thousands, of patrons, guests, or delegates. …