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

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.

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

ApplicantPro

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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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

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.,

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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 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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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!

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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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.

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.

How to Turn Your Vision for Data-Driven HR into a Reality

Visier - Talent Acquisition

Conventional wisdom led managers to hire people with previous experience in hotels, restaurants, or casinos. Many HR professionals are bombarded with blog posts and emails reminding them that if they don’t do something about people analytics, then they are missing out.

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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.

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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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.

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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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.

10 of the Best Job Descriptions in 2018

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

Interstate Hotels. Here’s a shout-out to 10 of the best job descriptions for 2018. They grab the candidate’s attention and engage them. Note: Check out our free Job Descriptions Guide — it tells you everything we know about JDs, job ads and the like!

#HRTechConf 2017: Master Your Time at HR Tech Conference with These Quick Tips

Oleeo

The conference is from October 10-13 at The Venetian Hotel and will feature more than 70 sessions covering everything HR related. The HR Tech Conference of 2017 is back in Las Vegas for its 20th Anniversary! Always evolving, this year the conference will feature Women in HR Technology and has added new tracks on Diversity & Inclusion, things we’re very passionate about here at WCN!

London Calling: TempWorks Launches in the UK

Staffing Talk

Paul’s Hotel in London. " Senior level staffing executives from all sectors and segments of the European staffing industry have been meeting this week at the first-ever Staffing Industry Analysts’ Executive Forum Europe at the Grange St.

Mind the Gap: HR Tech 2018

Bersin

The venue, a large hotel and casino […]. The HR tech market is almost as hot as Las Vegas in September. This year’s HR Tech conference was one of the biggest ever in regard to solution providers, corporate buyers, consultants, thought leaders and analysts—and even a fair amount of venture capitalists ready to place their bets. The post Mind the Gap: HR Tech 2018 appeared first on Bersin by Deloitte.

Inside the Buffer Retreat

Glassdoor for Employers

In New York, mostly out of necessity, we switched to individual hotel rooms—and that carried on to Sydney as well. Tools t hat help us here: Google Sheets for sharing hotel info. The following post originally appeared on the Buffer blog. You can view the original post here !

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Empathy Doesn’t Need to Happen in a Vacuum

Brandon Hall

I was recently reading about a training program for new hotel executives that uses virtual reality technology to give those executives the opportunity to virtually dust rooms, make beds and clean floors. Hotels are not the only ones taking a direct experiential approach to empathy-building.

TV Reporter: Orange County, FL, temp agency not paying workers

Staffing Talk

People are waiting on paychecks from an Orange County temp agency.One of the workers called 9 Investigates Friday when she realized her money was never deposited into her account.Krizzia Santiago and other said they worked long hours cleaning hotel rooms.But Friday, the doors to the… " WFTV Feb 26, 2016ORANGE COUNTY, Fla.

November 2018 HR Events Around Ireland

Rezoomo

Early Bird Registration is now open for Graphite HRM’s 2018 Annual HR & Employment Law Conference, taking place on Wednesday, 7th November at the Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge in Dublin 4. Clayton Hotel, Ballsbridge Merrion Road D04 NX33 Dublin. Talbot Hotel, Stillorgan, Dublin.