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HOSPITALITY LIVE with rupesh - Show #30: RESILIENCE - What hotel people can do right now

Find out how to overcome the challenges you're facing and learn what you and your hotel can do to survive. Featuring special guests: David Arraya, Doug Kennedy, Tammy Gillis, CTDP, Del Ross, Cynthia Dougherty, Ph.D

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Lodging Leaders - 255 | Coronavirus Update 2 | Workforce Woes: Hotels try to avoid layoffs | Long Live Lodging

Seemingly overnight, the new coronavirus pandemic has dramatically curbed travel in the U.S. Hotels are feeling the pain as occupancies dropped to historic lows, in some cases down by 80 percent. The American Hotel and Lodging Association on Monday reported major hotel managers said they've laid off or furloughed one million employees. In this episode of our special report on how COVID-19 is impacting the hotel industry, Lodging Leaders interviewed a hotel owner who is trying to keep his staff on board

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Lodging Leaders - 232 | Wage Pressures: How to plug cost leaks in your hotel’s labor pool (Labor and Hiring Part 2)

During the 25th annual Lodging Conference in Phoenix last week, many industry experts talked about a new normal of muted revenue gains and thinner profit margins as expenses continue to grow. Hear from Del Ross, chief revenue officer at Hotel Effectiveness; Bryan DeCort, executive vice president at Hotel Equities; and Bruce Barishman, vice president of operational excellence at Interstate Hotels & Resorts...

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Labor Management Cheat

Our labor management cheat sheet has all the essential information you need to develop a strong labor management plan for your hotel.

Managing Overtime in Hotels

Looking to reduce employee overtime at your hotel? Our free guide will show you how!

Increase Hotel Profitability

Virtually all hoteliers overspend on labor. Recover these lost profits and dramatically increase your profitability with our industry-leading insights.


Learn an easy way to increase the efficiency of your housekeeping department and reduce costs!


Overtime can be a costly, unnecessary expense if managed incorrectly. Our infographic has pointers on effectively managing overtime at your hotel!

Payroll Provider

After working with dozens of payroll providers, we've created this free guide to help you make an informed decision on choosing the right one for your hotel.

Scheduling Blunders

Take a look at our list of the 6 most common hotel scheduling blunders managers make, and learn how you can avoid them at your hotel.

Reduce Operating Costs

Our free guide will show you 8 guaranteed ways you can reduce your hotel’s largest operating costs and increase your profitability.

Time Clock

Not all time clocks are created equally. Our complete guide will brief you on the different types of time clocks and help you choose the right one for your hotel.

Labor Management Best Practices

Industry-leading labor management best practices designed to save you the time and money you need to keep your hotel operation running smoothly.

Payroll Infographic

Looking for a payroll provider for your hotel? Check out our infographic for ten questions every hotelier should ask when shopping for a payroll provider.

Depth Chart

Is your staff well cross-trained? Check out our depth chart to find out where your employees stand and where there's room for improvement!

Laundry Department

Learn what steps you can take to run your hotel's laundry department more efficiently with our free guide!

Video Collection

Our collection of videos will show you why Hotel Effectiveness is a great fit for all hotels and hotel management companies!

Blog Posts

Read about important issues affecting your hotel’s labor costs and learn more effective ways to manage your labor!

Case Study 75% OT Reduction

Learn how to reduce your REDUCED OVERTIME BY 75% AND HOUSEKEEPING MPR BY 4 MINUTESto increase the efficiency of your housekeeping department and reduce costs!