Growing Globally with HFTP Certifications

The HFTP Texas Regional Conference is being held in Austin, Texas this week — which also happens to be the headquarters for HFTP. So HFTP’s Global Treasurer, Jerry Trieber, CPA,…

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How to Brew a Better E-mail Strategy

Starbucks Knows Coffee, Tea and E-mail Marketing I don’t drink coffee. Coffee upsets my stomach and makes me jittery. And yet, I love Starbucks. While enjoying a fine cup of…

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Check Out the New HFTP Mobile App

In 2010, HFTP launched the HITEC 2010 mobile app — which provided helpful conference details for HITEC attendees. The reviews were positive, with app users telling us how convenient it…

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Meet the Hospitality Students Working on the GHASUG

In February, I had the opportunity to travel to the Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) in Switzerland and present HFTP’s Global Hospitality Accounting Standards User Guide (GHASUG) project to a…

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[HFTP Train the Trainer] Certifiably the Best

It’s been a long day…  How many times have we heard that in the workplace? But earlier this week, I had a long day that was different. It was a…

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VOW to Hire Heroes: New 2012 Tax Credits for Veterans

President Obama signed HR 674 — making two unemployed veteran target groups official, starting on the day after the enactment date of Nov. 21, 2011. New Unemployed Veteran Target Groups:…

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The One Missing Tip in This Giant List of Legal Tips

A recent series of legal tips on Hotel News Now attempts to provide hotel owners and operators with practical steps to overcome common human resources pitfalls. Article 1:  26 legal…

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[Clubs] Don’t Be a Social Media Ostrich

Many clubs today have become so overwhelmed with information about social media that they have buried their heads in the sand just like the ostrich does when faced with a…

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Life is Often About “The Other Education”

How My  College Experience Years Ago Still Relates to HFTP’s Knowledge Exchange Howdy! I’m a proud member of the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Class of 2003. Yes, that just dated me….

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[Part 2] Why Did You Apply to be on the HFTP Global Board?

HFTP Global President Lisa Funk, CHAE gathers current and former HFTP Global Board of Directors to answer a simple question: Why did you apply for an HFTP Global Board of…

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