“I’ve had the opportunity to work with amazing leaders that gave me creative freedom to create, mess up, and try again which is important as a chef, and as a manager.”
Single and with two kids, when Mayela heard there was a big hotel being built in her area, she knew it was an opportunity to change her and her kids’ lives.
Turns out, there are some concrete strategies a few of our 116 current interns deployed to get employed.
“If I need to get a workout in, I don’t feel bad doing it midday and adding time where I need or want to. I love the flexibility.”
“This job has given me everything I have today, and I’ll be forever grateful,” he says after 37 years at Marriott.
Derek encourages anyone looking to join Marriott to “be yourself, take risks, and embrace the importance of belonging.”