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Change Management, Business Continuity and more During and after this Pandemic | Week 5 of CHATA’s Stay Home Academy

Willemstad, May 05, 2020 – CHATA is entering into the fifth week of their CHATA Stay Home Academy. The fifth week of CHATA’s Stay Home Academy will continue to focus on Change Management and how to manage business continuity in our industry during these times. CHATA’s virtual academy will include the following free educational webinars this week.

Tuesday, May 05, 2020
Tuesday afternoon at 2PM, Giovanni Eugenia from JCI will take you through an interesting workshop on how to polish up your CV. During this workshop, you will learn how to update and adjust your CV accordingly with your accomplishments for the job that you’re applying for.

Wednesday, May 06, 2020
At 10AM on Wednesday morning, Didi Wilders will be giving a presentation on ‘Business Continuation through and after COVID-19, tips, and tricks from Legal and Business Perspective’. Tune in during this workshop to get a better understanding on how to focus on efficiency in your business, how your business can stay relevant during the pandemic and also tips on the do’s and don’ts of employee termination. 

Thursday, May 07, 2020
A presentation will be given by Rianne Cicilia on Thursday at 10AM, where she will focus on ‘Considerations for Managers in the Wake of the COVID-19 crisis’. The webinar will cover key management related topics and principles that will be of use for managers especially during a crisis, leading to organizational change. Later that day, Georgine Maduro from the Renaissance Curaçao Resort & Casino will be highlighting the touchpoints of cleaning at 2PM, where she will focus on how to disinfect the most used areas. At 2PM, the Caribbean Hospitality and Tourism Association (CHTA) will also be hosting a webinar titled ‘Staying Sane in an Insane World’ with CHATA President and CEO, Miles Mercera as a panelist. During this webinar, attendees will get a refreshing sense on how to refuel their energy and reignite their passion to be ready to take on the world. 

Friday, May 08, 2020
To conclude week 5 of webinars, Jose Manuel Paz and Khalid Kemp will be giving an introduction to Wine Service. While this webinar takes place, you will be exposed to what the not-so-basics things are about wine.  

CHATA will continue to add more virtual workshops to its CHATA Stay Home Academy. These workshops are both practical and theoretical workshops to keep you busy, improve your abilities and add new skills. The workshops are given by a variety of CHATA Members and Partners ready to showcase their skills. 

If you have missed last week’s webinars, we hereby share a quick recap. Meagan Jordan from Condé Nast, Heather Stoll de Armas from Z Media and Alexander Galarrage from presented ‘Caribbean Travel Trends Report Coronavirus Update 2020, there was a Basic Hotel Security webinar presented by Risk Solutions, a Hygiene & Cleaning presentation by Nicole Saunderson and Ruthline Statie from Total Services, ‘Ban Produsi nos mes Kuminda – Kunukito’ presented by Saneleo Petronella, Considerations for the Restaurant Industry’s Response to COVID-19 by Jeremiah Eleonora and Alex Mollen from Deloitte, how to make an interactive business intelligence dashboard with Google Data Studio presented by Dennis Arindell, and the Story of Henry’s Gin with creator Henry van der Kwast.

If you’re interested in participating in any of the abovementioned workshop, please register at, you can also find more information on the CHATA Facebook Page. Stay tuned for more of CHATA’s virtual workshops.

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