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How Health Care Reform and Minimum Wage Changes will Affect Your Hospitality Company

Hospitality Recruiting Industry News Update This is a milestone year for changes in health insurance coverage, as the federally mandated … Continue reading

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Restaurant Management: Stop Losing Your Top Performers

Why do hospitality employees – including top-performing talent – feel the urge to flee? The top two reasons cited by … Continue reading

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Top Hospitality Industry Trends in 2014

We’re getting ready for some of 2014’s peak travel times. How can your business stay ahead of the competition during … Continue reading

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Does Your Restaurant Manager Fit Your Restaurant’s Culture?

With about 13 million people, the restaurant industry employs one of the largest workforces in the United States. And there’s … Continue reading

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Top 5 Reasons to Pursue a Job in Hotels

Nearly 1.9 million Americans work in the hotel industry – and there are some excellent reasons why this is true. … Continue reading

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Restaurant Manager Salaries: What Do You Deserve?

The starting salary of a restaurant manager can cover a wide range, based on a candidate’s experience, industry and choice … Continue reading

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Understanding the Truth about your Restaurant Managers

A recent Harvard University study reported that 80 percent of job turnover is due to hiring mistakes. And the U.S. … Continue reading

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How to Successfully Interview an Executive Chef

It goes without saying that your executive chef must be a master at running an efficient kitchen. But what really … Continue reading

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7 Blunders When Searching for a Hotel Management Job

When filling management positions, hotel executives want the right combination of experience, industry knowledge, career track record with progressive growth … Continue reading

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How Using a Recruiting Firm Can Help with Your 2014 Restaurant Budget

A restaurant manager vacancy can become costly in a hurry – and on many levels. The opening causes a gap … Continue reading

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The Best Use of Assessments in the Interview Process

Talent assessments, also known as pre-employment tests, are important tool in the hiring process. And just as you need more … Continue reading

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Hotel General Manager Salaries: Where Do You Stand?

If you’re seeking a career with excellent growth potential that does not require a four-year degree, hotel management may be … Continue reading

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Horizon Hospitality Plans for Growth and Expansion after a Record-Breaking 2013

LEAWOOD, KS—November 18, 2013—Horizon Hospitality, a hospitality industry employment search firm that provides a variety of recruitment services to restaurants, … Continue reading

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Benefits of Outsourcing Your Club’s HR Department

How would your club run without the right staff – and the best possible human resources structure to hire, retain … Continue reading

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Beware! Dangers of Accepting a Counter Offer

You’ve reached a critical point in your job search: You have an offer and a new job on the horizon. … Continue reading

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How to Receive Critical Employee Feedback

You’re committed to attracting new customers and retaining the ones you have, encouraging them to return time and again. Right … Continue reading

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Hot Jobs in the Hospitality Industry

While planning your next career move, you can spend countless hours combing through postings and reading job descriptions. Or, we … Continue reading

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Your Online Presence is Important

How important is social media to your business? In short, you can’t afford not to leverage its potential, as hospitality … Continue reading

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Prepare for a Phone Interview: Here’s How

A phone interview may seem like an easy, relatively effortless experience. After all, you don’t have to stress out over … Continue reading

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Selecting the “Right” Recruiting Firm

When a hiring need arises, you need to make the right candidate match, efficiently and successfully. The cost of a … Continue reading

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Recruiting Challenges for 2014

Are You Ready to Meet the Challenge of Recruiting in 2014? written by Dana Baith VP of Recruiting – Horizon … Continue reading

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What is TURNOVER costing you?

written by Leigh Ann Teubert Director of Client Relations – Horizon Hospitality No one likes change in staff, including your … Continue reading

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HIRING PRACTICES – Get Ready for the EEOC’s New Strategic Enforcement Plan

written by Cathy Loudon, EVP of Horizon HR Solutions As many of you are developing your budgets and operational strategic … Continue reading

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Creating a SERVICE Culture

CULTURE is a key ingredient for the sustainability and prosperity of  all private clubs.  Creating an adaptive culture that is aligned to business … Continue reading

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Hiring for Attitude

When you’re making the decision on whom to hire- how much weight do you put on “attitude” vs. skill or … Continue reading

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Measuring Employee Engagement

With the competition for loyal customers ever rampant, one of your key differentiators is the service provided by your employees.  … Continue reading

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What Do We Give Up For Service

Recently I was on my favorite website planning a get-away vacation as a Valentine’s Day gift for my husband.  He … Continue reading

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Lessons from an Undercover Boss

What We Learn from an “Undercover Boss” (article by Catherine Loudon) While I’m usually opposed to watching “Reality TV”, I … Continue reading

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Introducing Horizon HR Solutions

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:         Scott A. Samuels, President Tel:                       (913) 897-3100 Email:                  scott@horizonhospitality.com Web:                    www.horizonhospitality.com Leading Executive Search … Continue reading

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Horizon Opens Orlando Office

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:  Scott A. Samuels, President Tel:  (913) 897-3100 Email:  scott@horizonhospitality.com Web:  www.horizonhospitality.com HORIZON HOSPITALITY ANNOUNCES EXPANSION Executive … Continue reading

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How Companies Keep Top Performers

Keeping these people engaged from day one is the challenge.  So how can you be positive and create an atmosphere … Continue reading

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Hospitality Recruitment Trends

Interviewing is like going on a first date…you never hear about the negatives until later in the relationship! I have … Continue reading

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Horizon Expands to CVB’s & Chambers

Talent Acquisition Firm to Target Convention & Visitors Bureau / Chamber of Commerce Industry As the President of Horizon Hospitality, I’m … Continue reading

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Horizon Hospitality Performance Management Tools: Driving Success in Your Hospitality Organization

Like most businesses today, hospitality organizations are being forced to do more with less.  HR and other leaders must focus … Continue reading

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Finding the Right Fit: Is Values-Based Recruiting Right for Your Hospitality Organization?

One of the biggest challenges facing HR and other hospitality hiring managers is finding candidates who are the “right fit” … Continue reading

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Why Hospitality HR Professionals Need to Participate in Social Media

Still on the fence about using social media?  Consider these statistics from the recent Cone Business in Social Media Study: … Continue reading

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Job Search Strategies for Hospitality Industry Professionals

Like most things in life, you’ll get out of your job search what you put into it.  Those who work … Continue reading

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Sustainability Poses Multiple Challenges for Hospitality Operations

Despite contradictions involving finances, operations and marketing, today’s hotel and restaurant operators are making huge strides toward sustainable operations. This … Continue reading

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Biggest Challenges Facing HR in the Next Decade

What do you think will be the biggest challenges facing HR during the next decade? This is one of the … Continue reading

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Why Hospitality Recruiters Beat Job Boards – Hands Down

When it comes to finding your ideal hospitality job, nothing compares to working with a specialized recruiter like Horizon Hospitality. … Continue reading

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National Restaurant Association Predicts 2011 U.S. Restaurant Rebound

According to the NRA, after three years of negative real sales, America’s restaurant industry is poised for a comeback.  In … Continue reading

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HOT Job Opportunity: Director of Sales – High Profile Hotel – Kansas

Horizon Hospitality, the leading recruiting and consulting firm for the hospitality industry, currently has a wide range of excellent career … Continue reading

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Effective Employee Onboarding Tips for Hospitality Employers

“You never get a second chance to make a first impression.” When you hear this saying, you may envision a … Continue reading

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Ways a Hospitality Recruiter Can Expedite Your Job Search

It’s tough out there. If you’re not seeing much progress with your job search in the hospitality industry, here are … Continue reading

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Succession Planning – Identifying New Leaders for Your Hospitality Organization

The boomers are retiring. This is not news, of course, but their mass exodus from the workforce does create a … Continue reading

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Ways Recruitment Services Can Save Hospitality Employers Time and Money

The time and costs associated with recruiting, screening, interviewing, evaluating and hiring employees are significant.  So why do it on … Continue reading

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Interview Tips for Hospitality Industry Professionals

Congratulations – you’ve been invited in for an interview with a leading hospitality employer.  This opportunity really has potential, and … Continue reading

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Hospitality 2011 Big Picture: How Will the Recovery Impact the Hotel Industry?

Is there a light at the end of the tunnel this year for the hotel industry? According to Adam Sacks, … Continue reading

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Horizon Hospitality – A Full Range of Recruiting Capabilities for Restaurants, Private Clubs, Hotels and Resorts

As a former hospitality industry executive, I know that selecting the best firm for your specific search is never easy.  … Continue reading

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EEOC Files Suit Against Employer Requiring Credit Checks

EEOC Files Suit Against Employer Requiring Credit Checks We recently learned that the EEOC has filed suit against an employer … Continue reading

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Beyond the Résumé: Out-of-the-Box Job Search Tactics for Hospitality Professionals

These days, I’m seeing more and more news stories about the lengths people are going to in order to get … Continue reading

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“Tell Me About Yourself”: Leverage the Power of this Critical Interview Question

If you’ve ever been on an interview, you’ve probably heard this one: “Tell me a little bit about yourself.” Sounds … Continue reading

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Hospitality Companies Fear Rising Costs of “Mini-Med” Plans

The hospitality industry is already feeling the effects of healthcare reform, and employees may wind up paying the price. According … Continue reading

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Recruitment Process Outsourcing for Hospitality Companies

…the competitive edge for many Hotel, Restaurant and Club Management Companies! When I broach the subject of Recruitment Process Outsourcing … Continue reading

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Horizon Hospitality Launches Enhanced Website and Blog

Leading Hospitality Recruiting & Consulting Services Firm Better Connects with Clients, Candidates Overland Park, KS – Horizon Hospitality is pleased … Continue reading

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Welcome to Our New Website

We’ve recently launched our new website. We’ve added more information and resources, so please enjoy your time here and let … Continue reading

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