Are Hotelier Conferences Worth It? An Insider's Perspective

An old Chinese proverb states that you should grow grain if you want one year of prosperity, trees if you want ten years of prosperity, and people if you want a hundred years of prosperity. This may be one of the oldest known quotes on the power of networking, and it’s equally true today as it was back then.

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How well do you manage your most important assets?

There’s a lot of chatter these days about progressive work cultures. It’s easy to get lost in it. Should we be supplying our team with free organic smoothies every day? What about carwashes, guest speakers or massage therapy? Are we on the wrong side of history if our employees don’t spend half the day playing table tennis in Hawaiian shirts?

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Liar Liar: What Hotel Staff Would Say to Managers if They Could

What if you were unable to tell a lie, no matter how hard you tried? Would this be a desirable state of affairs in personal life? How about business? The answer is: Probably not. Sugar coating and judicious silence play important roles in society. If people went around..

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