Bed Bugs

10 Tips To Prevent Bed Bug Problems at Hotels

Summer is traditionally the time of year when bed bugs peak in activity. The causes are not well studied and could be related to...

Five Keys To Conducting A Procurement Audit

Hotel owners and managers may be missing a cost savings opportunity by not taking a closer look at the supplies they are selecting for...
Hiring

Eight Traits That Make a Successful Leader in Hospitality

Instruction from our parents, interactions with coworkers, and experiences at previous jobs and from life, in general, are all factors that can play a part...
Bed

How to Make a Bed in Under Five Minutes

The trick to bed-making efficiency is to reduce movement around the bed and to minimize unnecessary movements that will consume time and possibly tire...
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The Room Key: Discovering Illegal Operations in a Guestroom

The Room Key is LODGING's advice column for hoteliers, managers, and team members at all levels of hospitality. Have a question for our experts? Submit it...
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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...
cockroach pests

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...
New York City

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...
Women in LODGING 2018

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...