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AHLA Launches ‘Hospitality Is Working’ Campaign With $500,000 in Grants

WASHINGTON—The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) announced today the launch of the Hospitality is Working (HIW) campaign at the U.S. Conference of Mayors...
Whistleblower

How Hotel Managers Should Respond to an Employee Whistleblower

Fraud is most often initially detected because someone saw something and said something. When someone blows the whistle, it’s usually not because he harbors...
Recruiting hospitality professionals

Six Practical Tips for Recruiting Top Talent

Employees are the most important investment a hotelier can make in his or her business. By focusing on hiring employees who pay attention to...
Data Visualization, record growth

U.S. Hotel Profits Hit Record High in 2018, Even as Labor Costs Rose

BROOMFIELD, Colo.—Industrywide, U.S. hotel house profit reached a record-breaking $80 billion in 2018, even as labor costs grew at a higher rate than revenues,...
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On the Move: This Week’s Comings and Goings

Hotel Equities has named Joe Luck as regional vice president of business development. Based out of the company’s regional office in Dallas, Luck will...
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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...
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...
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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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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...