Write Your Way In: Become an Official HFTP Event Guest Blogger

Call for 2018 Official Guest Bloggers Would you like to join us at one of HFTP’s major events coming up this year and take advantage of its valuable education and networking opportunities…

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Does Flexible Working Lead to Better Productivity?

Love it or hate it, I am pretty sure you have heard of the concept of “flexible working.” Ever since people first realized they do not have to work like…

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HFTP Helps Contributes Sizeable Donation to Camp Boggy Creek

Less than two weeks ago, HFTP and its stakeholders came together for HFTP Helps to raise $9,500 for the life-changing organization Camp Boggy Creek. This was done as part of…

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Why, 15 Years Later, the HFTP Mid Florida Chapter Still Raises Funds for Camp Boggy Creek

By Jack Griffith This year, the HFTP Annual Convention will be held October 25–27 in the Orlando area, my home turf. And for the third year, the convention program includes…

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HFTP Hospitality DPO Task Force Outlines Objectives as Industry Prepares for GDPR May 2018 Deadline

By Alvaro Hidalgo The European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that was announced in April 2016 put in place a substantial mandate on EU-based organizations, as well as…

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Announcing the HFTP 2017 – 2018 HFTP Global Board Slate

Earlier this year, the nominating committee — comprising past HFTP Global past presidents, advisory council chairs and chapter presidents — were tasked with picking the HFTP members that would replace…

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Online Travel Agencies and Occupancy Tax: A Proliferation of Lawsuits

By Amanda Belarmino Online travel agencies (OTAs) such as Expedia and Booking.com are the channel of choice for approximately 14 percent of all hotel bookings in the United States. Typically,…

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A Lot to Learn in Three Days, Highlighted by Hospitality

Written By: Michael Bonn A smile has not left my face from the moment our wheels touched the tarmac at the McCarran International Airport here in Las Vegas, Nevada. I…

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Ways To Implement Your Business Budget

No matter what type of business you are running and what size your firm is: the most essential thing to startup and have a great business success is to take…

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Gearing Up for the 2015 Annual Convention and Tradeshow

I look at the calendar to see what October brings: • Operating and Capital Budget preparation is in full swing • End of Quarter reporting requirements have tight deadlines •…

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