You Are a Hospitality Brand: Stand Out in a Post-pandemic Job Market

Presented by: Justin Taillon, Ph.D., MBA, Highline College Staff cuts across the hospitality industry have been fast and deep. Every day generates a staggering new number of unemployment claims. The resilience of the industry ensures that it will return to its place as the world’s largest business. This also means…

How to Benefit from Networking Events

Written by: Dan McCarthy You may not feel inclined to attend a networking event. After all, why waste an entire evening doing what you already conveniently do on social media? As it turns out, there is an element of in-person networking that could never be fulfilled through online mediums. Face-to-face…

Dispatches from HFTP Global: CMAA World Conference on Club Management and Club Business Expo

Written By: Bryan Wood I recently attended and represented HFTP at the CMAA 90th World Conference on Club Management and Club Business Expo that took place from February 7–11, 2017 in Orlando, Florida USA. The event was held at the Orlando World Center Marriott – an amazing Orlando resort, just across the freeway of MouseTown,…

How Much Do You Actually Know about HFTP’s Annual Convention?

Written By: Michael Bonn “Going out with a bang” is an understatement for the HFTP® organization. Our last day of the convention blew me away AGAIN, and it went by way too fast! Friday’s schedule started a little later than Thursday’s itinerary and allowed us to sleep in an extra…

(#TBT) Throw Back Thursday – Do You Remember Yesterday?

Written By: Joshua Bergen, CHAE, CHTP Thanks to our friends at Facebook, the platform sends you memories from years ago to see if you want to re-post or re-share them to help you remember and celebrate what you have done over the years. This morning, I was notified of a “memory”…

Annual Convention 2016 – #HFTPinLV

Written By: Michael Bonn Before I get into anything else, I just want to wish a safe and speedy recovery to everyone affected by Hurricane Matthew. My thoughts are with all of those who have been impacted. On a more positive note, I am excited for our trip to Las Vegas,…

Annual Convention 2016: It Is Not Too Late To Register!

Written By: Joshua Bergen, CHAE, CHTP Less than a week until HFTP’s Annual Convention, and I am counting down like a kid at Christmas. Every year my desired outcomes shift as my career has shifted and as time goes on. One year, it is all about meeting the vendors as I search for the…

Gearing Up for Annual Convention 2016

Experience Annual Convention like never before – HFTP is excited to share what this year’s revamped event has in store for attendees. Just around the corner, this year’s event will take place next month from October 19-21, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada USA. Register today to secure a spot and…

Be a 2016 Annual Convention Guest Blogger – Apply Today!

Returning this year, HFTP Connect is looking for up to three professionals involved with the hospitality industry who would like to write original and educational blog posts about their Annual Convention experience. Disclaimer: As an association, HFTP may not endorse or promote a product or vendor. HFTP Connect is educational in…

Revenue Management Meets Big Data at HITEC New Orleans

Written By: Katerina Berezina, Ph.D., CHTP, CRME HFTP and HITEC are known not only for the world’s largest hospitality technology show, but also for the cutting-edge education and professional development. In order to deliver the highest quality of education, HITEC brings together dozens of sessions that discuss the recent developments…