Interested in a career in Private Service as an Estate or Household Manager?

With Starkey Certification and a modest investment, you can be placed in a Private Service position that could earn you a salary plus benefits between $80,000 and $180,000 yearly.   For over 2 ½ decades Starkey has been placing her Graduates who have earned their Certifications in Estate, Household and Systems Course Management, and then are placed in especially customized positions across the country and overseas.  Starkey courses will train you in management tools and techniques that are essential in operating at a high level.

These sophisticated Private Service Education Courses are not for everyone but primarily meant for persons with some experience in a Service Profession such as boutique hotels, or as a Private Chef or in a Concierges environment; but preferably in Private Service working in a private home. Our Systems Management Course offers eleven (11) service management tools, and teaches how to write and set up a service delivery plan; and all the main facets of daily operations.  Our Systems Management course will present all household operational systems and tools for prioritizing and organizing Administrative, Housekeeping, Culinary, Clothing and Valet, Entertaining, Maintenance, and Personal Care for Guests, Elders, Children and Pets.   These same systems can also be utilized to organize Property and Grounds, Transportation and Travel and Safety and Protection priorities and duties,

Our proven Service Management System focuses its knowledge on delivering a very high level of service.  Our 11 Private Service tools and the unique service language utilized in Private Service will transform your thinking and actions into Household and Estate Management.  Private Service will become your expertise!

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Testimonial: B. Drummond

There are no words to express how ridiculous these accusations are. This seems like an act of an individual that wants to shame and misjudge a woman that has worked hard to make her name and brand in this country, a woman that has been the aide of and for so many members of the African American community and many others from various countries myself included.

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Testimonial: J. Bates

Starkey International, is the best Estate and Household mngmt program in the country and arguably the world. As a graduate of both the standard and advanced course; as a practicing manager of a 50k sq ft primary and multiple residence operation; having a degree in hotel/restaurant mnmgt and been in military service for 24 years I feel fairly qualified to make these following statements.

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Testimonial: Johnathan RG

You are one of the most the most amazing person I had meet in my life, kind, caring compassionate, I experience this wonderful thing I have learned a lot from you is sad you are experience this situation, as a person of color make no sense for me , we love you Mary Louise Rohl Starkey
Johnathan RG

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Testimonial: T. Brown

Mary Louise Starkey has changed countless people’s lives,many colors,races,poor,rich -she has purpose and is kind helping our great military and the USA and many other nations....she is a family lady raising wonderful children and helping friend,relatives
T. Brown

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Testimonial: J. Stravoscoufis

"You and your team showed me so much kindness and understanding. You also taught me skills that I use every day in every and your team were a big inspiration in my life and a force for good. I would like to thank you for all your effort and true friendship you showed me. You are a class act and I cherish my memories at Starkey all the time."

J. Stravoscoufis, Starkey Class of 2004

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