20 October 2017
Travel Daily Newspaper
Section: General News • Page: 7

THE Australian tourism and hospitality industry is battling a major skills shortage, according to an Industry Insights report by HR think-tank Reventure.

The tourism and hospitality sector currently has more than 38,000 unfilled vacancies ni Australia and has been called upon to cultivate new ways of combating the skills issue.

Suggestions include creating a "job landscape" for employees and ensuring staff "have a purpose and feel valued".