HFTP Launches New Member Rewards Program

You Can Now Earn Points Towards HFTP Membership Dues, Registration and More HFTP is pleased to offer our new Member Rewards Program to reward our most dedicated members. Here’s how…

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Top 3 Tips For Ensuring Successful Event Transportation

Organizing a successful event, be it a wedding or a conference requires a great deal of preparation well ahead the time of the event. As a hospitality professional, taking care…

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[Fan Girl Moment] The Evolution of Dance

YouTube has been a great source of entertainment and resource for uploading personal videos since 2005. One of my favorite videos of all time on YouTube is “The Evolution of…

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[HFTP Social Media Blitz] Join the Conversation

HFTP Annual Convention & Tradeshow Attendees: Communicate With HFTP Online for a Chance to Win an iPad 2 Social media has become a part of our everyday lives. From checking…

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The One Thing Your Business Needs Most

If you're like me, your list of to-do's for the day is never ending: take out the trash, balance the budgets, get the oil changed, reschedule that meeting, take you daughter…

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How To Land A Job As A Hotel Manager

Many people are born with the hotel business in their blood. When you have been inside a family run hotel or inn for many years, the normal thing to do…

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[Part 3] Three Ways to Encourage Eco-Friendly Behavior

Click here to read [Part 1] Energy Savings: Commodity Procurement Click here to read [Part 2] Energy Efficiency: Use Less According to a recent EnergyStar report, hotels in the United…

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Honoring a Man Who Was the Heart of Hospitality

HFTP Greater Puget Sound Chapter Awards First Scholarship Under a New Name in Honor of the Late Dr. Tom Mayburry In 2007, the HFTP Greater Puget Sound Chapter started a…

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Explore Opportunites with Hotel Wi-Fi Networks

Last week HFTP hosted a webinar “Why Mobility” featuring a presentation by Shawn Tsetsilas, director of business development for Cellular Specialties. Shawn presented some new ideas how hotels can capitalize…

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Changing Wi-Fi From Amenity to Opportunity

In my previous post, I cited a 2010 J.D. Powers and Associates study in which more than 53,000 guests who stayed in hotels between May 2009 and June 2010 were…

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