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“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 Baker’s Dozen of Holiday and Year End Safety & Security Suggestions
December 1st of any year marks a number of things for many of us globally, regardless of where we live. The last month of the calendar year is often a time for social parties for companies and associations, as well as ...
Lessons From the Field: A Tale of Two Restaurants
(Hospitality Net, 2012-09-14)
More than150 years ago, Charles Dickens penned the story of two contrasting major European cities. A Tale of Two Cities (Paris and London in the days before the French revolution) has sold over 200 million copies and ranks ...
KEYS TO SUCCESS™: A Baker's Dozen of Formulas to Thrive in the Service and Hospitality Industry!
(Hospitality Educatour, 2017-09)
Over the last ten years, I have researched and found more than 100 proven strategies that have varying degrees of particular value to hospitality businesses. While some of them are not new, they all have specific benefits ...
“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 ...
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 ...
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 ...