Like every class we had on CCA, we always have our ALP/ Alternative Learning Program in every subjects we have. This time, it’s for our HRM and Purchasing Class. We Went to Taal Vista, Tagaytay last Friday Sept. 09, 2011; we arrived at around 9 am and immediately unpack our stuff. At around 9:30 am we went down to the lobby and we have this short tour to their facilities like their purchasing office, storage room, pastry kitchen and etc. after the tour we went to the function room and the Purchasing Manager and the HR manager gives us a small talk regarding the functions of their respective departments, How their operations work. After the orientation, we went out for lunch at Leslies, a Filipino style restaurant.
In the afternoon, Ms. Kate Borja prepared different activities for us. This activities is very helpful a team building. We finished at around 4 pm. We went back to our assigned rooms and have our free time. We all gathered at around 6 pm for our dinner at Fire Lake Grill of Chef Paul Huang. We had an amazing 5 course meal dinner, very delicious. We had small talk with the Chef and we went back to our hotel at 9 pm in the evening and we went to sleep.
After this very productive Day, We had the chance to unwind and enjoy the rest of the night. We Drink and sing and enjoy everyones company and we had lots of fun. We slept at around 1 in the morning.
In the morning, Sept. 10, 2011we have our breakfast at 8:30 in the morning and after eating, we went to our function room to meet Chef Babes Austria of Taal Vista, former Executive Chef of The House of the President. She shares her story with us and the passion she have for food. She is really inspiring, she has this personality that makes me feel so inspired to work harder and make my dreams a reality. After meeting with Chef Babes, it’s now time for us to leave the hotel. We went to Summit Ridge Hotel and have a tour at their kitchen and facilities with Chef Rhea. After that, we went for a light lunch at Manos Greek Restaurant while having this beautiful view. At around 1 pm, it’s time for us to go back to manila.