If you think of Saudi Arabia job opportunities, you would probably think of the oil industry. But that is changing as Saudi Arabia is putting a new focus on the tourism and hospitality industries and promoting careers within them.
One of the most valuable sources of information when you are working through a crisis and trying to figure out what to do is your peers. With that in mind, HSMAI brought together more than two dozen revenue executives from hotel management companies (HMCs) to share their wealth of knowledge with one another during a virtual Executive Roundtable on Feb 18.
Digital marketing executives have been stretching their creative muscles throughout the pandemic, with no signs of slowing down. HSMAI hosted a virtual Executive Roundtable Feb. 23 for brand chief digital officers to share their ideas and best practices.
Lean manufacturing is a growing trend in the industrial world. As markets change and competition escalates, companies are looking for ways to cut costs, boost productivity, and run more efficiently. This concept and practice of lean manufacturing has been around for nearly a century.
Professional development has taken a back seat for many hospitality professionals as they have focused on keeping afloat over the past year. Now that things are beginning to slowly move forward again, it’s time to start carving out space to build professional skills.
The global crisis we are experiencing as a result of the coronavirus pandemic has brought unprecedented challenges to the hospitality industry. We have no benchmarks to compare the current circumstances with, and hoteliers are forced to look for creative solutions to face the situation and come out stronger and better prepared when demand recovers.
Connectedness is the magic word this year' - that was the resounding message of the inaugural Hotel Tech Greek Summit, which took place on March 3.
"Dear professor, due to the current sanitary situation, we must ask you to deliver your course remotely". How many teaching professionals received a similar message almost one year ago? Probably thousands of us.
For frontline majority organizations, shift planning can be a major pain point for supervisors. If you have a facility that operates 24/7, then ensuring ‘round the clock coverage can be a challenge. Fortunately, a proper shift planning review can help your organization overcome common resource management challenges and avoid the pitfalls of high labor costs.
In a recent blog, I shared five key features to look for in a Revenue Management System (RMS). As I wrote the piece, I kept in mind that all RMS vendors probably have their own "Top 5", and trying to sort through "who's best" could be confusing for hoteliers that are new to cloud-based RMS.