Prepare your independent hotel for the holiday travel season

The 2015 holiday travel season has arrived.  Over the coming weeks, solo travelers, couples and families will begin crisscrossing the globe to spend time with loved ones and enjoy some much needed rest and relaxation.  While some travelers have already confirmed their flights, scheduled ground transportation…

Reasons why independent hotels fail

Reasons why independent hotels failAs experienced independent hoteliers know well, operating a hotel is serious business – not a passion project or weekend hobby.  Independent hotels operate 24/7/365 and require expert management across multiple functional areas, including hiring, training, marketing,…