Hotels In Las Vegas To Play Exclusive Casino Games

A large number of professional casino players like to visit Las Vegas or Reno in the States in order to live a true and dynamic casino experience in the most refined and historical casinos of America. Actually, there are also a numerous professional poker players or slot players who cannot…

Digital Poker Attracts New Gamers To Ladbrokes

As a matter of fact, digital games are the world’s most accessible and attractive games to play. In the internet everything is closer, more at reach and easier to access, including all games of all types. Casino games represent one of the most growing and flourishing sector within the gambling…

I Volunteer for the Camaraderie and Support of HFTP Members

Mick Nissen, CHAE, CHTP, controller for Sharon Heights Golf & Country Club in Menlo Park, Calif. has been volunteering with HFTP Global since 2006. He currently serves on the Certification Advisory Council, which just finished re-writing exam questions for the online CHAE practice test. He previously served on the Education Advisory Council…

A Message to the Amazed & Confused at HITEC

The Message: Relax and Stay Focused on Business Goals I was fortunate to be a first-time attendee at HITEC 2011, the hospitality industry’s largest technology event, which was held in Austin during late June. My company provides consulting services that focus on developing web solutions for clients and we have…

Paragon Award: Honoring Those That Make HFTP a Better Association

Since 1999, HFTP has honored hospitality professionals that have made a significant and lasting contribution to both HFTP and the hospitality industry with the HFTP Paragon Award.  We are currently accepting nominations for the 2011 Paragon Award through August 12. Since the Paragon Award is on our minds, we thought…

What Technologies Hotel Guests Want and Don’t Want

A Survey of Hotel Guests Shows What Technology Features are Important to Them When They Travel The integration of technology into our everyday routine is seamless — used in communication, design, decision-making, orientation and entertainment. With mobile smart devices in our hands, and media and information up in the cloud,…

Ways To Skyrocket Technology In The Hospitality Industry

The technologic enhancement is possibly one of the strongest trends of the late years. It seems that there are no boundaries that technology cannot overcome in a smooth way. So, technologies become easily some of the most essential elements in businesses of all types, including the hospitality industry. In particular,…

If You Can’t Say Something Nice, What DO You Say?

How to Respond When Someone Asks Your Opinion and You Have Nothing Nice to Say Have you ever been cornered by a colleague and asked a potentially incriminating question:  “What do you think about the new boss?” or, “What do you think about the co-workers new hair cut?” or “What…

Technology, Gambling, And The Hotelier Industry

You wake up every morning and you reach for your phone. You check the latest news and stock exchange figures. You buy or sell with a few taps on the touchscreen. You book a flight and hotel as part of a discount offer for your next week’s business trip; and…

CRM at HITEC: A Libra OnDemand Interview

Gregory Hopkins, president and CEO of Libra OnDemand sat down with Software Advice during HITEC 2011 to discuss trends he saw at the conference, the latest developments with Libra OnDemand and CRM in the hospitality industry. Read more at the Software Advice Blog.