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Is Owning A Hotel Profitable?

Is Owning A Hotel Profitable?

JodyP January 24, 2020 0

By Matthew Hernon, Account Manager at Dynamis Operating your own hotel is something that many who frequent small establishments have thought about. Buying a hotel and making it into a dream spot for those

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Digital Pest Control Offers Always-On Protection

Digital Pest Control Offers Always-On Protection

JodyP January 10, 2020 0

By Paul Blackhurst, Head of Technical Academy, Rentokil Pest Control According to the Chinese zodiac, 2020 celebrates the year of the rat. While they are honoured for their spirit and wit in the zodiac, rats

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Online Reviews: 3 Of The Biggest Mistakes Made By Hoteliers

Online Reviews: 3 Of The Biggest Mistakes Made By Hoteliers

JodyP December 20, 2019 0

There’s no doubt that online reviews are invaluable to hoteliers. According to a study carried out by TripAdvisor, online reviews remain a trusted source of information when booking trips. 86% of participants cited that

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Using AI To Create An Enjoyable Stay

Using AI To Create An Enjoyable Stay

JodyP December 18, 2019 0

By Rohit Gupta, VP Europe- Products & Resources at Cognizant The guest experience has always been at the heart of the hospitality industry, and as new technology becomes available, we are seeing hotels across the

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Why The Hotel Industry Needs To Digitise Purchasing

Why The Hotel Industry Needs To Digitise Purchasing

JodyP December 17, 2019 0

By Dave Brittain, Head of Amazon Business UK Gone are the days when Excel lists, faxes and e-mails were essential to procurement functions in the hospitality industry. Digitisation is becoming increasingly important to companies

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Employee Wellbeing: Sleep Tips For Staff During The Festive Season

Employee Wellbeing: Sleep Tips For Staff During The Festive Season

JodyP December 10, 2019 0

Will your job be keeping you up past your bedtime this Christmas? In this article, Phil Lawlor, Sleep Expert at Dormeo, offers his insight into the effect irregular shift patterns and night shifts can

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How Can Hoteliers Prevent Legionnaires Disease In Their Building?

How Can Hoteliers Prevent Legionnaires Disease In Their Building?

JodyP December 5, 2019 0

Dave Lancaster from Uponor, provider of total solutions for the safe transportation of water around buildings, discusses the importance of safeguarding guests against the risk of Legionnaires disease. Legionnaires disease is a serious form

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The Importance Of RFPs To Increase Corporate GDS Business

The Importance Of RFPs To Increase Corporate GDS Business

JodyP December 2, 2019 0

By Mark Lewis, CEO and Founder, HotelREZ The Global Distribution System (GDS) helps generate billions of dollars in global travel sales year on year. Independent travel agents, online agents and travel agencies all use a

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Opening The Door To More Direct Bookings

Opening The Door To More Direct Bookings

JodyP November 28, 2019 0

Charlotte Fincham, Partner Manager for Hotels at Upgrade Pack considers how independent hotels can explore some cost efficient ways to increase direct bookings, and the role of evolving technology. Technology is a significant budget

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Preventing Losses In The Hotel Sector Through Fraud And Staff Error

Preventing Losses In The Hotel Sector Through Fraud And Staff Error

JodyP November 25, 2019 0

According to current statistics from YouGov, hospitality staff turnover is at a record 30%, double the UK average. This has resulted in a greater risk than other industries of leaving teams inadequately short staffed

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