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Butler Duties: Packing Your Principal’s Suitcase

Maintenance and logistics on clothing and outwear is a classic task in the daily life of being a Butler. All clothes are unique. Cotton, silk, wool and others must be treated differently. It is recommended to note down all specifications before packing; dry-cleaning, washing and company care instructions. Remember that …

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Performance Reviews: To Do, Or Not To Do

A recent poll of 2,677 individual (including Employees and their HR Managers) conducted by a Human Resources consulting firm out of San Francisco revealed that 98% of the participants thought annual performance reviews were unnecessary. Putting aside that dubious 98% figure – the sort of figure one finds in “elections” …

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Watch Maintenance For Butlers

The Butler is often THE contact person or liaison when it comes to household maintenance and control. A maintenance manual should be readily available, either inside the main household manual or as its own separate manual. Repairs, faults and a general maintenance log should be a natural part of such …

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Luxury Property Jobs Sign Up

Get First Access To LuxuryPropertyJobs.com After careful consideration, the team at Estate & Manor Magazine have decided that we wanted to rebrand and remarket our existing jobsite for luxury service careers worldwide. This means that after today, 'Estate & Manor Jobs' will cease to run, but we are releasing a brand …

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30 day UNLIMITED Job Postings For Private Staffing Agencies

We allow UNLIMITED domestic/private staffing job postings as you have for just £97.00 . Post as many opportunities as you wish for 30 days for Estate Managers, House Managers, Butlers, Chauffeurs, Nannies, Governesses, Chefs, Housekeepers and more whenever you want and extend your reach.

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Housekeeper Resume 24

Calling all Housekeepers! Would you like a FREE resume Template? We are making this amazing template available for free for 24 hours only. We usually sell this template for $19.00. All you need to do is follow the instructions below. The template is ONLY available in our private Facebook group for …

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Nanny Resume 24

Calling all Nannies & Governesses! Would you like a FREE resume Template? We are making this amazing template available for free for 24 hours only. We usually sell this template for $19.00. All you need to do is follow the instructions below. The template is ONLY available in our private Facebook …

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Martini: The Cocktail Of All Cocktails

Let there be no doubt, the «Dry Martini» cocktail is the mother of all cocktails, it is the ultimate aperitif: classy, and the cocktail that separates good bartenders and Butlers from the rest – It is the cocktail of all cocktails. Learning the fabulous art of mixing cocktails is an …

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How To Become A Household Manager

I am often asked by individuals with varying professional and educational backgrounds for suggestions on ways to “break in to” the Private Service field. Specifically, I am most frequently asked for ideas on how one might become a Household Manager. The route to becoming a household manager It is a …

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