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Answers and Practical Solutions from Readers on The Value of Hoteliers Helping Hoteliers
(Hospitality Net, 2011-08-09)
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence. - Robert Frost Two weeks ago, I shared a bit of my background in my various roles as an educator and hospitality ...
Year end 2011 - Birth of a New Tradition
(Hospitality Net, 2011-12-12)
At every turn when there has been an imbalance of power, the truth questioned, or our beliefs and values distorted, the change required to restore our nation has always come from the bottom up from our people. - Howard ...
The Value of Hoteliers Helping Hoteliers
(Hospitality Net, 2011-06-27)
In my various roles as an educator, a keynote speaker, a consultant and or a hospitality executive, I have learned there are many ways to share stories that effectively communicate the message. While I enjoy leading ...
A Plan For All Seasons Revenue Management Should Mean Planning and Action at Every Type and Size Hotel (Part 1 of 2)
(Hospitality Net, 2011-11-04)
When we were children, the seasons were defined by holidays, the school calendar, family events and to some degree the weather. Now that we are adults, we see many variations of seasons. As hoteliers, we still see the ...
How do you spell SUCCESS?
(Hospitality Net, 2011-12-19)
Sometimes opportunity knocks, but most of the time it sneaks up and then quietly steal away. Doug Larson, nationally syndicated American columnist for the Wisconsin-based newspapers Green Bay Press-Gazette and the Door ...
Revenue Management Should Mean Planning and Action at Every Type and Size Hotel (Part 2 of 2)
(Hospitality Net, 2011-11-11)
Maximizing Revenues does not automatically mean raising prices, but means reacting to the market, to your competitors to some degree and to the uniqueness of your hotel's clientele. Most markets have some kind of seasonal ...
“A Bakers Dozen” of Strategies for Effective Team Work
(Hospitality Net, 2011-08-01)
As an educator, trainer, and consultant, I have worked with many organizations, people, and teams on improving skills and working in achieving better results. The following 13 ideas are all important considerations for ...
“A Bakers Dozen” of Strategies for More Productive Meetings
(Hospitality Net, 2011-07-25)
Ineffective meetings are frustrating, time wasters and often demoralizing. The following is "A Bakers Dozen" of Strategies for using organized team or staff meetings with more dynamic and successful results
A Baker’s Dozen of Reality Checks in HospitalityMyth or Fact?
(Hospitality Net, 2011-09-27)
During the past 25 years in workshops, seminars, and presentations, I have been collecting an assortment of "myths" that many of us have held as self-evident truths. I have shared one or two of these in earlier blogs or ...
A Training Exercise and Tips for Ways to Reduce Wasting Time in Hotels, Restaurants, Inns and Hospitality Businesses
(Hospitality Net, 2011-06)
There is never enough time to do everything, but there is always enough time to do the most important thing. Brian Tracy In my work with hospitality businesses, the question of how to improve things is a common question ...