10 Inspirational Hospitality Industry Stories During COVID-19

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The hospitality industry has been hit hard, and it can often be difficult to see silver linings in immense uncertainty and tragic circumstances. Here are 10 inspirational ways the hospitality industry is embracing positivity during COVID-19. Social Kitchen & Craft Bar in Costa Mesa, CA is providing free meals to feed all laid-off and furloughed hospitality workers. LGO Hospitality: Raising Money for the Team.

How to become a hospitality manager


Hospitality is a great industry for a flexible lifestyle, but it can also be a place to develop an amazing, fulfilling career. So if you’re working in hospitality and wondering how you can take the next step for your career, we’re here to guide you through your options.

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7 Tips for Hospitality Marketing During COVID-19

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However, no one understands the consequences more than the travel and hospitality industries. Restaurants are also pro-actively doing their part to help their own teams, as well as other hospitality industry workers affected by furloughs. Even though Coronavirus has hd tragic effects on the hospitality industry right now, it’s critical your marketing strategy includes many channels and avenues.

5 Examples of Customer Service Innovation in Hospitality

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The hospitality industry constantly changes and evolves in the face of new industry and consumer trends. After all, the future in the hospitality sector quite literally lies in the hands of guests and customers, so it’s imperative that you always perfect your customer service.

9 Important Hospitality Sales and Marketing Tips

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According to the data from the 2019 Travel and Hospitality Industry Outlook by Deloitte , industry growth is consistent throughout the past decade. Here are 9 hospitality sales tips that combine classic techniques with modern practices. Making special offers is one of the classic hospitality training tips that works for any type of business. Local seasonal events have always been among the top sales tactics for the hospitality industry.

6 habits of highly effective hospitality managers


In hospitality, management can make or break a business. Today, Kacey Bradley talks through six of the most important habits to keep in mind if you want to be an awesome hospitality manager.

How to boost hospitality business revenue through influencer marketing


Hospitality managers Hospitality staff Restaurants Hospitality training BarsNow more than ever, branching out to find creative ways to promote your business and brand is absolutely essential.

Typsy chats with. Wil Slickers, 'Slick Talk' hospitality podcast


Wil Slickers is hospitality force to be reckoned with. With years of experience in hotel management, he hosts the popular hospitality podcast Slick Talk , and co-owns a company specializing in luxury vacation rentals.

Typsy explains: How to get better at learning in hospitality


Hospitality career tips Hotels Hospitality managers Hospitality staff Restaurants Hospitality training BarsLearning something new can be a struggle. Sometimes it feels like wading through mud - unpleasant, time-consuming, and taking up a lot of your energy.

Advice from a manager: how to ace a hospitality interview and trial


If you're a hospitality professional, chances are high that your employment has been affected by the ongoing coronavirus. Read on for advice from an experienced hospitality hiring manager on how to ace a hospitality interview and trial. Hotels Hospitality managers Hospitality staff Restaurants Hospitality training Bars COVID-19But businesses are now looking towards reopening, and with them job opportunities are becoming increasingly available.

Hospitality after coronavirus: reopening requirements you need to know


After a long period of take-away only mandates on food service venues, the COVID-19 curve is finally flattening and the hospitality engine is starting up again. Hotels Hospitality insights Hospitality managers Hospitality staff Restaurants Hospitality training Bars COVID-19But that doesn’t mean we’re quite out of the woods yet – restaurants, cafes, bars, pubs, and hotels will likely still need to adhere to certain regulations and requirements for some time.

Trending! Travel bubbles: the next big opportunity in hospitality


If your area usually relies heavily on tourism to support its hospitality industry, you've probably felt the pinch in the last six months. Hotels Hospitality insights Hospitality managers Restaurants Bars COVID-19 Travel & tourism

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Hospitality Mindset – It’s All About The Customer

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Hospitality Mindset – It’s All About The Customer. The Business of Food starts with thinking about hospitality – I call it a Consumer-First Approach. Food and hospitality spend across the globe is on the rise, with all sectors vying for the food-dollar.

How to create a great e-newsletter for your hospitality venue


Subscribers and newsletters might seem like they don't have anything to do with hospitality, but it's really just another form of online content that can help draw in new guests and return customers alike.

Freeland Spirits: Good drinks and warm hospitality?


A unique Portland distillery with a woman owner and talented woman distiller, Freeland Spirits is serving up “farm to bottle” gin, whiskey, and canned cocktails.?. Joss Flanzbaum.

Hospitality Business Survey


It is difficult to steer your business in the dark. Emiliano De Laurentiis. It is difficult to steer your business in the dark. We are collecting intelligence to help you make better decisions. Click here, please for a 5-minute survey. It is difficult to steer your business in the dark. We are collecting intelligence to help you make better decisions.

The 5 best hospitality tech tools to improve your business


It can sometimes feel impossible to keep up with the demands of the day-to-day grind of the hospitality industry, especially because of the fast-paced nature and constant focus on customers. Hotels Hospitality insights Hospitality managers Hospitality staff Restaurants Hospitality training Bars COVID-19

Family Ties Unite Hospitality Industry During COVID-19 Outbreak


Teaser: Many hospitality establishments team up to raise funds for staff during time of need. While the hospitality industry is suffering as a whole, restaurant owners maintain the potential to earn some income despite operating restrictions. Many establishments in hospitality are family-run businesses and for those who don’t share blood ties, the daily teamwork and camaraderie between the front and back of house can make staff feel like a family.

Hospitality Mindset – A sales & service maximiser approach (Part 2)

Future Food

Hospitality Mindset - A sales & service maximiser approach (Part 2). In part one of this article, I spoke about the customer’s timeless desire and appreciation of quality food and service and how this is the platform from which to drive food and hospitality sales.

How Restaurants Deliver Great Hospitality with Contactless Ordering and Payment

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Hospitality operators are rapidly turning to contactless ordering and payment solutions to help navigate the long road back to normal from COVID-19’s impacts. Following are a few simple steps hospitality operators should consider: Remember that Guests Come for the Experience.

Cracking the Language Barrier: When is Hospitality Not Hospitality

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Bavel, LA - Hospitality Design Award Finalist Image Via Bavel DTLA. WHEN IS HOSPITALITY NOT HOSPITALITY? We talk a lot about Hospitality here at Future Food, so it is interesting to note that what we think it means is not a universal definition. As I was reading through the informative Summer 2019 (northern hemisphere) issue of the Urban Land publication from the ULI , I saw that there was a special section on Hospitality. In the US, Hospitality means Hotels.

The art of rebranding: how and why to update your hospitality brand


There are a lot of good reasons to rebrand your hospitality business, but the idea of it can be intimidating - especially if you have an established customer base. Hospitality marketing Hospitality insights Hospitality managers Restaurants COVID-19

Best Practices for Hospitality Marketing

Modern Restaurant Management

Every industry has been impacted in some manner, including the hospitality industry. The coronavirus pandemic has undoubtedly affected the world in so many ways, causing businesses everywhere to adapt to an unprecedented crisis. The last few months have been very uncertain for people all over the world, with every country implementing social distancing rules to flatten the curve and reduce the number of infections.

Contactless Dining: Exploring the Intersection of Hospitality and Technology

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A restaurant operating at the intersection of hospitality and technology can experience significant impact from increasing margins to enhancing the dining experience to streamlining operations. One would think mixing technology and hospitality is like mixing oil and water… it doesn’t work. Hospitality and technology worked together to build a better and more profitable restaurant experience for everyone.

Customers Demand Authentic Hospitality Experiences - Every time

Future Food

Customers Demand Authentic Hospitality Experiences - Every time Let’s start off by saying that commercial hospitality is everywhere we look. Like food, the service proposition is also a customer expectation, this can be subjective, but overall, the commercial hospitality industry has a sound understanding of the touch-points relating to service-excellence. Trends Hospitality

Five Food & Hospitality Trends for a Post-Lockdown World

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Five Food & Hospitality Trends for a Post-Lockdown World. The pandemic has been a catalyst for change in the food and hospitality industry. Innovation & Creativity Not since 2008’s GFC have we seen such a squeeze on the hospitality industry. Hospitality has not had to comprehensively communicate the order of service, because customers intrinsically knew what was required of them or had prior experience. Food & Hospitality Trends

Five Ways Hospitality Benefits from Payment Automation

Modern Restaurant Management

For years, hospitality businesses including restaruants have faced the challenges of using a paper-reliant process for both domestic and international payments. Here are five ways that the hospitality industry can benefit from an automated back office.

How to write a hospitality cover letter


Whether you want to work in a restaurant, a hotel, or a tour company, your cover letter is one of the first things any hiring manager in the hospitality industry will look at. That’s why you must make a great first impression and show employers what you can bring to the table. In this blog post, we look at three writing tips that will help you perfect your cover letter. Career tips Hotels Staff Restaurants Training

How food and hospitality can flourish in the next normal

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How food and hospitality can flourish in the next normal Retail Relationships Rewarding Foodies. As we witness the gradual relaxing of restrictions placed on food operators state by state and an uncertain return to trading, one thing is certain – the Food & Hospitality will inevitably recover. People are social creatures by nature, with hospitality ingrained in our way of life - albeit it to differing degrees from person to person granted!

Food & hospitality is open for business

Future Food

Food & hospitality is open for business. The profound power of the anticipation and excitement these simple words hold is balanced by the weight of a new normal for food and hospitality operators. But…the simple joy of a complete hospitality experience including non-home cooked steak with a glass of ice-cold draught beer at the local pub earlier this week (table service only aside!), Let’s not forget that Hospitality is all about PEOPLE.

Six reasons to embrace online hospitality learning


Skilled, motivated employees are the heart and soul of the hospitality industry, and there’s no better way to stay motivated, invested and skilled than helping workers broaden their knowledge base. With millions of people across the world working from home, or furloughed, undertaking online training has never been more crucial to the continuing success of a business.

The 7 best hospitality training ideas


Hospitality is a customer service-oriented industry. While your team should have innate instincts about how to serve guests, they’ll need rigorous hospitality industry training to ensure that they adhere to your hotel or restaurant’s high standards. In this blog post, we’re sharing the best hospitality training tips and resources to transform your staff into hospitality superstars.


Culinary Cues

The virus is prevalent in the hospitality business, retail, government, and education, just to name a few industries. This article stems from a recent experience in a hotel where I was staying. The power went out for a few hours, but when it returned I stopped into the bar for a drink. The bar was fully set, there were two employees on duty, the ice was in the bin, and the cocktail napkins were fanned on the bar top.

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Celebrating New Orleans’ Talented Women in Hospitality


“Forbes 30 Under 30” female powerhouse Emery Whalen, the CEO/Owner of QED Hospitality which operates all of the award-winning restaurants and bars at the Pontchartrain Hotel in New Orleans and Thompson Nashville. A true industry dynamo and known risk-taker, Whalen is an active member of the community who advocates for female empowerment in the industry and is paving the way for women entrepreneurs climbing up the hospitality ladder.

The Future of Food is Exciting - Food and Hospitality Trends of 2020

Future Food

Trends that will shape the future of your food and hospitality projects for 2020. However, food and service will always be at the heart of hospitality. Food, hospitality and the customer experience will continue to rely upon execution of excellence and the hot pursuit in the very definition of it. One-stop-shop for the complete hospitality experience; A) Cinemas are doing this by adding dining and craft bar lounges. Food & Hospitality Trends

Sculpture Hospitality Consultants Giving Back With Spirit During Tough Times

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Over the past few months, many people have struggled financially due to the pandemic and mandatory shutdowns. We are all aware this meant that businesses were no longer able to operate and generate revenue, or were operating at a deficit. COVID Resources

Manage Increasing COVID-19 Cleaning Costs in Hospitality

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Manage Increasing COVID-19 Cleaning Costs in Hospitality. The post Manage Increasing COVID-19 Cleaning Costs in Hospitality appeared first on HotSchedules Now Powered by Fourth. How mobile applications can support change management and control costs.

Restaurant365 Helps Accounting Partner FTR Hospitality Save Millions for Restaurant Clients


FTR Hospitality is a full-service restaurant consulting, accounting, and technology company, helping multi-unit full service restaurant groups efficiently integrate and streamline support center functions. Results for FTR Hospitality. Background.

Hospitality in Australia Emerging from under the Pandemic Restrictions

Future Food

Hospitality in Australia Emerging from under the Pandemic Restrictions Staying positive, finding the silver lining & planning for the ‘next normal’. Very few hospitality businesses will be able to genuinely pick up where they left off and many will not return but for those that remain, now is the time to stay positive and maximise planning to reengage with employees, suppliers and customers searching for the silver lining to the challenges that we face. Image via Frameweb.

How To Hire High Performing Hospitality Employees

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Hospitality industry is struggling with high turnover rates. Take a look at the skills high performing hospitality employees must have and how to measure them. Recruitment Inspiration Hospitality Data-Driven Recruitment Quality of Hire RecruitmentYou can fight this by hiring the right people!

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