Beating the Budget

Hotel managers achieved the winning formula in 2015—they exceeded their budgeted revenue projections while concurrently spending less than expected to operate their hotels. The...
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HotStats: U.S. GOPPAR Slips for First Time in 2019

April was the first month of the year during which U.S. hotels reported a year-over-year (YOY) decline in profit per room, as a drop...
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Measuring the Impact of Growing Labor Expenses on Training Costs

In 2016, the average property in CBRE’s Trends in the Hotel Industry survey sample spent 31.3 percent of its total revenue, or 42.8 percent...
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Dallas Hotels Increase GOPPAR in June

While RevPAR for U.S. hotels decreased 0.5 percent year-over-year (YOY) in June, GOPPAR was up 0.9 percent, according to HotStats' most recent data tracking...
Houston hotels

Houston Hotels See GOPPAR Drop in June

Nationwide, U.S. hotels recorded their fifth month of profit growth in June, according to HotStats' most recent data tracking full-service hotels. However, not every...
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14 Hotel Companies Among 2019 Best Employers for Diversity

Fourteen hotel companies are among this year's Best Employers for Diversity, according to Forbes magazine. The list, which recognizes organizations for their commitment to...
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Five Markets With the Most Hotel Construction

Analysts at Lodging Econometrics recently reported the top five markets with the largest hotel construction pipelines for the third quarter of 2018. The number...
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How to Spot and Get Rid of Common Household Pests in Hotels

Running a business in the hospitality industry is a tough task, and when pests are added to the equation, it can get even more...
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15 Women Moving Up Hospitality’s Career Ladder

Over the past few years, more and more women seem to be climbing to the top ranks of the hotel industry. This isn’t a coincidence—woman...