Why Hotels Need Emotional Marketing

How can hotels use emotional marketing to their advantage?

“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou In the modern travel industry, many branded hotel chains offer amenities and services indistinguishable from each other. So, hotels must set themselves apart. How? They can help guests tune out… Read more »

How is Your Private Club’s Racquet Game?

Private clubs can invest in their teams to create quality racquet sports programs

When many people think of sports in private clubs, they might only picture tennis and golf. Yes, club leaders tend to focus on these more scenic and higher revenue-producing sports, but they may be missing out on an opportunity in niche racquet sports. Sports like pickleball, badminton, and platform tennis have fewer entry barriers than… Read more »

Ditch the Annual Employee Review – Do This Instead

Every year, thousands of restaurants and hotels gear up for weeks of stuffy, time-consuming, and stressful annual employee performance reviews. Countless studies have proven yearly reviews are ineffective in motivating employees or encouraging productivity. So, why should restaurants and hotels stick with this outdated practice? Simple – they shouldn’t! Here is how hospitality leaders can… Read more »

The Top Interview Questions for Today’s Hotel Managers

hotel manager interview questions

A career in hotels tends to come with frequent promotions, property transfers, ownership changes, or company changes. With these changes often come interviews. Meaning most hotel managers are well-versed in not only conducting interviews but also being interviewed themselves. But even the most seasoned hotel leader needs to anticipate and prepare for interview questions that… Read more »

Top hotel trends: Industry experts predict what’s ahead

[Scott Samuels, CEO of Horizon Hospitality shared with Revinate some of the top trends Hotels can expect next year] “…For many hoteliers, a key piece of the technology puzzle is getting their data right. And it’s no wonder why. ‘Technology and data are a big focus for hospitality right now. It touches almost every aspect… Read more »

Keep Your Eye on These Three Growing Hotel Career Paths

It takes teams of hotel professionals working behind the scenes and interacting with guests to provide a top-notch hospitality experience. Now, as guests’ travel priorities have shifted, so has the scope of talent needed to meet their demands. Here are three hotel career paths that are growing and evolving the fastest in the changing landscape… Read more »

5 Reasons Why EV Charging is More than Just a Trend for Hotels

Should Hotels have EV charging stations?

Sustainability in hotels is not a new trend. The demand has grown so high in recent years that an entire industry of “sustainable travel” uses “going green” to create an aura of luxury. Now, sustainable travel is beginning to look less aspirational, and more economical for the hotel industry. Nothing points to sustainability’s staying power… Read more »

Is your Senior Living Community Ready for the “Great Unbundling”?

Senior Living Communities are testing out unbundled service models

Airlines and hotels have been slowly embracing the unbundled service model for years. It allows consumers to access quality services at a lower entry price and pay for extras as they see necessary. So, it’s only natural that as Senior Living further segments into more independent and active living operations, unbundling services will become more… Read more »

What the Newest Pay-Transparency Laws Mean for Restaurants

Pay transparency will effect restaurants

The movement for pay transparency is picking up steam. Starting in January 2023, Rhode Island, California and Washington will join the growing list of states with pay transparency laws. These laws range from requiring salary ranges in job advertisements to mandating that companies share current pay ranges with any employee who requests them. Restaurants are… Read more »