What Hotel Owners and Operators Can Learn from the Chicago-Area Hotel Worker Strike


More than 6,000 hotel workers from 25 downtown Chicago hotels went on strike on Friday, September 7, after their contracts expired on August 31. While the strike is limited to the Chicago area, this news is a wake up call to hotels across the country. Blog Hotel Employment Bran

9 Steps To Hiring Exceptional Hotel Staff


Finding and selecting the best employees for your hotel is essential to offer a memorable guest experience. Hire exceptional hotel staff with these 9 steps! Recruitment Inspiration Hospitality Recruitment

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Hotel HR Manager job description


Use this Hotel HR Manager job description template when hiring senior HR professionals for your hotel, resort or spa. Hotel HR Manager responsibilities include: Designing hiring plans for all hotel departments based on seasonal needs.

What Would Hotel Tonight Look Like for Jobs?

Fistful of Talent

My friend Tim Sackett tweeted this question out last week–what’s the Hotel Tonight of jobs? For the uninitiated, Hotel Tonight is another on-demand app. But back to the question–what would Hotel Tonight for Jobs, an on-demand app to find a job today, look like?

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Hotel Front Desk Agent job description


Use this Hotel Front Desk Agent job description template when hiring employees for your hotel, bed & breakfast or resort. Similar job titles include Hotel Receptionist and Guest Relations Officer.

Hotel Maintenance Manager job description


This Hotel Maintenance Manager job description template is optimized for posting to online job boards or careers pages and is easy to customize for your company. Hotel Maintenance Manager Responsibilities. Include: Overseeing hotel infrastructure to ensure functionality and safety.

Hotel Hiring Magic! 8 Ways to Gift Yourself Applicants that Truly Fit


Hotel hiring can be challenging. Here are 8 ways that you can attract more of the right candidates. 1.Make a nice wish list: List what you really truly want to find in a candidate for each position you are hiring for. Have you heard of the trend called developing Job Applicant Personas?

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Hotel Kitsmiller Main: The Business of Hotel Hospitality in Fredericksburg, Texas | Matt and Taylor Gutierrez


The Hotel Kitsmiller on Main is a family-owned retro motor court built in the 1940s in the town of Fredericksburg, Texas. Matt and Taylor Gutierrez met in Austin while they were both working in the corporate hotel world.

The Ultimate Guide to Hotel Jobs in San Francisco


Nevertheless, San Francisco is one of the most exciting cities in the country and hotel jobs are not likely to decrease any time soon. Below we have compiled a list of helpful resources to get you started on your San Francisco hotel job search. Looking for a hotel job in San Francisco?

Shelley Perkins Joins Rosewood Hotel Group as Chief Talent and Culture Officer

HR Technologist - RB

Shelley Perkins has been appointed chief talent and culture officer of Rosewood Hotel Group. Leadership & Succession

5 Hospitality Skills That a Candidate Can’t Fake

Social Talent

No matter what hospitality positions you’re sourcing for, be it food service, catering, hotel or event management, you really need to have your wits about you as a recruiter. If you’re hiring hotel staff, you want to know that they will try to upgrade rooms wherever possible.

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5 Unexpected Careers in the Travel Industry

Undercover Recruiter

Recruiting bloggers Hotel Inspector Ruby Clarkson Tour Guide travel agents Travel industryWhile several graduates are perfectly okay with working 9 to 5 jobs, a few feel the need to travel and see the world in its full glory.

500 Million Marriott Customers Have Had Their Data Hacked


Affected hotels include W, Sheraton and Westin. Cybersecurity

Recruiter/Sales/Biz Dev. Tip; How to Effortlessly Capture Business Card Info (While Sitting at the Airport, in a Hotel Room, or in Traffic)

Recruiting Blogs

Client facing Professionals have plenty of challenges being out and about- gridlock traffic, delayed flights, uncooperative parking meters, and un-charmable gatekeepers (I have never met one, but have heard the rumors), to name few.

Montage International: Three Pillars to Stay Connected


Like many in the industry, our client Montage International, a luxury hotel management company, has been severely impacted during these times.This environment for hospitality is challenging to say the least

Tackling Turnover with Technology: Why the Hospitality Industry Needs Rapid HR Digitalization

HR Technologist - RB

Use these digital apps for workforce management in the hotels industry. Facing employee burnout and high attrition? Workforce Scheduling

SHRM to Host the 8th Edition of Its Annual HR Conference in Delhi, India

HR Technologist - RB

SHRM India is back with its 8th SHRM India Annual Conference & Exposition 2019, on 10-11 October, 2019, at Hotel Taj Palace, New Delhi. Culture

Recruiting Methods Of The 21st Century

Staffing Talk

I Love Rewards , a company that creates rewards and recognition programs to help recruit and retain employees, held a cocktail party recently at San Francisco’s W Hotel, to help the hotel recruit 40 salespeople for a new branch. Forget job boards, career fairs or LinkedIn.

Staffing Innovation and Old World Charm Highlight Tempworks Conference

Staffing Talk

Paul Hotel and be whisked off to a cocktail and appetizer reception at Pazzaluna. Paul Hotel Target Field TempWorks The Works Some companies send out an annual birthday or holiday greeting card for customer appreciation.

Staffing News of the Day, May 23, 2013

Staffing Talk

New World Beijing Hotel gives 1,000 candidates “decadent hand massages,” samples of gourmet dishes, and one-on-one interaction with hotel leaders [E Travel Blackboard]. Wage and hour lawsuits filed under FLSA are up 10 percent from last year [Staffing Industry Analysts].

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Staffing News Of The Day, November 20, 2012

Staffing Talk

who founded Hotel Executive Placement and veterans’ placement service, died Nov.

Candidates should be the center of the hiring process. Kick tires on Pounse.

Recruiting Daily

Couple of funny things as we wind up some articles from HR Tech in Vegas in September: On the first morning, I was low-level hungover and somehow got up, at a different hotel, at about 5:30am.

The Perfect Laundry Attendant Job Description


A Laundry Attendant is responsible for providing a constant supply of clean linens for the entire hotel. Laundry attendants also may be responsible for cleaning guests’ personal items if the hotel offers a cleaning service.

Workpop Wins the HotelTechAwards!


Hotel Tech Report has named Workpop 2018’s top rated HR & Staffing Software based on data from thousands of hoteliers in more than 40 countries around the world. Over 100 of the world’s elite hotel technology products competed for a chance to win this prestigious title. Workpop

Staffing News Of The Day, July 23, 2012

Staffing Talk

Hyatt Hotels boycott joined by broad coalition , including Football Players Association. Heidrick & Struggles hepatitis C temp Hiregy Hyatt Hotels boycott Ingram Micro Inc. The US Justice Department has dropped its human trafficking criminal case against Global Horizons Manpower Inc.,

Travel Tips for Working Abroad


For many business travelers, the need for internet access is endless, hopping from airport to hotel WiFis while checking emails and conducting business. Reading reviews is an easy way to make sure that a hotel’s website isn’t misrepresenting itself.

Staffing News of the Day, June 26, 2013

Staffing Talk

Crowne Plaza and Marriott Hotels & Resorts snag the top two spots for employee happiness according to CareerBliss [Herald Online]. After Supreme Court ruling, married same-sex couples in a dozen states and D.C. will now be eligible for more than 1,000 spousal benefits [CNN Money]. Newsroom staffing losses are more than twice the level estimated , having fallen 6.4% in a mere two years [Pew Research].

Headcount Heroes: How Siteminder Reduced Time to Hire by 20 Percent


This week, we turn our attention to the southern hemisphere and the team at Sydney-headquartered SiteMinder, the leading cloud platform for hotels. SiteMinder boasts 28,000 hotel customers and 550 of the industry’s top connectivity providers as partners, giving the company a presence in more than 160 countries on six continents.

SHRM India to host India's HR and Business Conference in October 2018

HR Technologist - RB

SHRM India has announced its 7th SHRM India Annual Conference & Exposition 2018, the most premium HR event in the subcontinent, to be held on 11-12 October, 2018, at Hotel Taj Palace, New Delhi.

Improve Candidate Selection with New Talent Search Strategies

Recruiting Daily

It reminds me of a phrase from my hotel HR days about creating processes that are “easy to buy and easy to use”.

Transform 2020: How We Built a Recruitment Marketing Conference That’s Innovative, Informative and Actually Fun


Hotel, transportation, logistics. Venue. Registration. Agenda. Sponsorships. Budget. Speakers. Content. Food, beverage, after parties. Naming, branding, promotion. Momentum. Credibility. Experience. Building an industry conference from the ground up.

The biggest recruitment selfie… ever!

Greg Savage

Friday 27th February 2015, Hilton Hotel, Sydney. 300 recruiters packed in for my recruitment master-class, ‘Will the new golden era of recruitment pass you by?’ And I mean packed in. Fully booked, not a spare seat, and dozens turned away (sadly).

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The Rise and Rise of the “Glassdoor Generation”

ERE SourceCon

When you researched your last holiday, did you look to see what other people had said about the hotel before you booked it? When you made a reservation at that Italian restaurant last weekend, did you do so on the back of a friend’s recommendation or the customer reviews you had read about it?

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Unleashing Excitement in Vegas: EVERYONE Can Innovate

Hive Tech HR

Unleash America, held at the Aria Hotel in Las Vegas from May 14-16th (the second of its kind held on US soil), saw a clear theme emerge of “innovation by everyone, from anywhere.”

Aim Higher … From Talent Acquisition Business Partner to Trusted Advisor


But much like your airline mileage or hotel points where the membership reaches beyond the Silver and Gold to Platinum, the same can be said for the next level that everyone should be aspiring to: a status known as trusted advisor.

Personalization as the cousin of automation

Recruiting Daily

Personal Hospitality in Recruiting Hospitality is a major component of recruiting—just like it is at a restaurant or hotel.

Connecticut Minimum Wage Increase Kicks in On October 1

Recruiting Daily Advisor

For now, the new law doesn’t change the “tip credit” that allows hotel and restaurant employees who work for tips to be paid significantly less than the minimum wage. Thus, hotel and restaurant employees who earn tips must be paid a wage of just $6.38

Why Virtual Career Fairs Are a Hot Trend in Hiring

TalentCulture - Recruiting

We started to do the math on airfare, hotels, all that stuff, and it starts getting expensive,” Milner says.

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Hospitality & travel job description templates


Sous Chef Restaurant Manager Hotel Concierge Writing a job description for a hospitality or travel role? We've compiled a list of hospitality and travel job description templates just for you. Remember to use them wisely, following the do's and don'ts. Click the role to jump down to the job description. Copy, paste, and customize away!

Host or Hostess job description


Modify this Host or Hostess job description template to attract qualified candidates who’ll fill your restaurant, bar or hotel’s needs. Host or Hostess responsibilities include: Welcoming guests to the venue. Providing accurate wait times and monitoring waiting lists. Managing reservations.