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Why Is Hiring So Hard Right Now? 1016 528 Sprockets

Why Is Hiring So Hard Right Now?

The hiring process can be one of the most stressful aspects of owning and operating a business. And that was true even before the COVID-19 pandemic and national labor shortage…

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Resumes Are Outdated: It’s Time to Forget the 540-Year-Old Hiring Tradition 1016 528 Sprockets

Resumes Are Outdated: It’s Time to Forget the 540-Year-Old Hiring Tradition

One…two…three…four…five…six…seven… While you were reading for those few seconds, the average recruiter decided whether or not a job applicant was fit for their role. Is it really fair to judge…

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Everything You Need to Know About the 2022 National Restaurant Association Show 1016 528 Sprockets

Everything You Need to Know About the 2022 National Restaurant Association Show

We’re less than a month away from the National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show® in the Windy City….are you ready for it? Our Sprockstars sure are. From networking events to…

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This Simple Strategy Helps Hotels Compete With Airbnb 1016 528 Sprockets

This Simple Strategy Helps Hotels Compete With Airbnb

Airbnb has drastically changed the landscape of the lodging industry since 2008. It now boasts over five million listings (more rooms for rent than any hotel chain), with hosts attracting…

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Hotel Industry Trends in 2022: What You Need to Know 1016 528 Sprockets

Hotel Industry Trends in 2022: What You Need to Know

Staying ahead of trends is the key to success in a competitive industry like hospitality. It could mean the difference between guests choosing your hotel over a competitor, and on…

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How Hoteliers and Guests Can Reap the Benefits of Hotel Sustainability 1016 528 Sprockets

How Hoteliers and Guests Can Reap the Benefits of Hotel Sustainability

Suppose a guest asked you how your hotel is positively contributing to the environment and  what green practices your brand currently follows. What would you say? It’s important to not…

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The Essential Guide to Hotel Technology 1016 528 Sprockets

The Essential Guide to Hotel Technology

Nearly 4 million hospitality jobs were lost in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the American Hospitality and Lodging Association. As the hospitality industry recovers from recent hardships,…

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Quickly Learn How to Improve Hotel Revenue 1016 528 Sprockets

Quickly Learn How to Improve Hotel Revenue

It’s no secret that hospitality is one of the industries that was hit hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic. Thousands of people lost their jobs, and many businesses were forced to…

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Enhance the Guest Experience at Your Hotel With These Terrific Tips 1016 528 Sprockets

Enhance the Guest Experience at Your Hotel With These Terrific Tips

Think back to your best hotel guest experience. What did you enjoy about your stay? What, specifically, made your time at the hotel memorable? Maybe you forgot some basic toiletries,…

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Hotel Staffing: How to Hire and Retain the Best Employees 1016 528 Sprockets

Hotel Staffing: How to Hire and Retain the Best Employees

Trying to keep a hotel fully staffed can be a nightmare, keeping owners and managers up at night when they could be resting as soundly as their guests. While hotel…