7 clues you’re about to be fired – and what you can do about it

If your boss or manager sense that you’ll soon be on the way out, you may suddenly find yourself “Being excluded from important department meetings that you are customarily included in,” according to Scott Samuels of Horizon Hospitality. Samuels said a sure sign you’re about to be fired is finding a listing on an internet… Read more »

Horizon Hospitality’s Strong Growth Leads to Regional Office Expansion in Scottsdale

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Scott Samuels, CEO Tel: (913) 333-3190 Email: [email protected] Web: www.horizonhospitality.com Horizon Hospitality’s Strong Growth Leads to Regional Office Expansion in Scottsdale OVERLAND PARK, KANSAS – April 9, 2019 Horizon Hospitality, the nationwide leader in executive search for the hospitality industry is expanding their regional offices in Scottsdale, Arizona to… Read more »

Independent Hotels Free to Forge Own Standards

REPORT FROM THE U.S.—Branded hotels have many resources when it comes to setting standards for everything from housekeeping procedures to front-desk protocol to food-and-beverage menus. But this is a larger issue for independent properties, which often must create and enforce their own standards. “It is a challenge, and independent owners and investors may not have… Read more »

Join the Culture Club?

Scott Samuels, CEO of Horizon Hospitality, was quoted in Career Planners – First-Time Jobseeker’s Guide. “According to Scott Samuels, founder & CEO of Horizon Hospitality, a company’s culture is more about the personality of a company. However, he says it’s difficult to ascertain through a question and answer session during an interview. “Culture needs to… Read more »

5 Restaurant staffing best practices

Scott Samuels, CEO of Horizon Hospitality, was quoted in Nation’s Restaurant News and Culinary Institute of America News. Finding and retaining staff can be a significant challenge for restaurants, and that issue is amplified in cities where staffing demand exceeds supply. However, a few simple strategies can help keep restaurants well-staffed all year-round. “Many restaurant… Read more »

What vacation rentals can learn from hotels

Scott Samuels, CEO of Horizon Hospitality, was quoted in Hostfully Vacation rental managers need to be a jack-of-all-trades. From marketing and advertising, to scheduling, guest communication, cleaning, and concierge services, the list of “things you need to know” can feel endless. Scott Samuels of Horizon Hospitality, a national hospitality recruiting firm, notes that “service still… Read more »