Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Tag Archives: hospitality

Changing PMS provider: everything you need to know

I spoke to a property manager at a recent accommodation industry event about what is most important to them when it comes to PMS. I was expecting an answer along the lines of ‘cost-effectiveness’ but actually, they told me that the most important thing for them was ease-of-use. They wanted an interface that they could interact with as easily as they interact with their smartphone...

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Is your TV keeping up with the millennials?

As a well-travelled child, I remember kicking back in my hotel room, gleefully channel-flicking while my parents ate in the restaurant downstairs. At home, there were four channels, and generally only one was screening anything I wanted to watch. The entertainment gluttony was as much cause for excitement as the permission to take one item from the mini-bar… and only one.

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AHA supports youth jobs

The Australian Hotels Association (AHA) today announced it has committed to support up to 10,000 internships across the Australian hotels and hospitality industry through the Commonwealth's Youth Jobs PaTH (Prepare-Trial-Hire) program.

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The 4 pillars of hospitality technology

Nowadays, hoteliers are so inundated with technology that the tasks of prioritisation and selection have become far more than just daunting; research and procurement are practically a job title unto themselves! Unless you have specific objectives with a firm plan and budget in mind, you'll easily be intimidated by the sheer myriad of options for consideration.

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Tourism a major employer for WA

The number of jobs created by tourism in Western Australia has increased by 4,000 from 2014-15 to 2015-16, cementing the industry’s place as a major employer for the State.

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