9 Steps To Hiring Exceptional Hotel Staff

Harver

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

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

Hireology

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

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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How Improved Hiring Can Help Hotel Owners and Operators Overcome Top Industry Challenges

Hireology

The hotel industry is continuously growing – in 2017, U.S. hotel revenue surpassed $200 billion. One way hotel owners and operators can attract and retain customers and increase profitability is by hiring the best team. This represents 6% of today’s global hotel market.

The Ultimate Guide to Hotel Jobs in San Francisco

Proven

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?

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

Proven

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.

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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500 Million Marriott Customers Have Had Their Data Hacked

Entrepreneur

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.

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

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.

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.,

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.

Workpop Wins the HotelTechAwards!

Workpop

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

Travel Tips for Working Abroad

Jobbatical

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.

The Perfect Laundry Attendant Job Description

Proven

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.

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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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.

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].

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.

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

Lever

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.

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.

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”.

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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Aim Higher … From Talent Acquisition Business Partner to Trusted Advisor

ERE

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.

Hospitality & travel job description templates

Recruitee

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!

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.

Lessons Learned From A Leadership Conference

SmartSearch

Just a short drive away from our main office, the gorgeous Hyatt Regency hotel played host to over 500 leaders in all aspects of business.

Employers learn new recruitment strategies at SourceU Hawaii

SmartSearch

SourceU Hawaii was co-sponsored by the Prince Waikiki Hotel, Alaska Airlines, Kumabe HR, SmartSearch applicant tracking software, with publicity and promotional support from the Hawaii Employers Council, Success Advertising Hawaii, and TH!NK.

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How Virgin Group Prioritizes Employee Experience

Undercover Recruiter

Virgin Hotels. Virgin Atlantic. Virgin Mobile. Virgin Trains. Virgin Active. The Virgin brand is used in many guises, but what about employer brand? This week we’ll learn how it’s all tied together in one people promise.

Giddy Up! The 2016 SourceCon Registration and Welcome Wagon

ERE SourceCon

Perhaps you shrug and hrumph before you head back to your hotel room or find your way to a local coffee shop or watering hole to somewhat reluctantly go through work emails and texts before heading out to dinner.

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The best examples of workplace diversity

JazzHR

Hyatt Hotels. According to Fortune, this hotel group was ranked the second best U.S. Many companies today believe they are being diverse in their recruiting efforts.

Awkward Names That Will Make Any Recruiter Sweat

Social Talent

That’s a lot of Alpha, Kilo and Hotel to call out on the phone. We all like to think that we’re calm, cool and collected in any social situation… We are, of course, always wrong about this.

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Even Iconic Four Seasons Needs a Good Employer Brand

Recruiting Daily

Michael, the Vice President of Employer Brand and Insights, has spent over 18 years with Four Seasons, where he recently led a massive HR Transformation process that included consolidating HR processes across 94 hotels in 38 countries.