Newsletter Vol 1
What’s New with HX: The Hotel Experience: Our Brand Identity
Hospitality Media Group (HMG) recently launched new B2B branding for HX: The Hotel Experience designed to support the growth and advancement of hospitality industry professionals’ careers.
Executive Profile: John Parke
John Parke, an HX Advisory Board member, is President and CEO of Leadership Synergies. LLC providing leadership training, strategic consulting and organizational assessments to hospitality industry clients worldwide.
Proposal to Plate: James Beard Foundation Award-Winning Leadership Strategies
Called the “Oscars of the Food World,” the annual James Beard Foundation Awards Gala held in Chicago honors leading chefs and restauranteurs, food journalists, designers and architects with the highest prized awards in America’s food and beverage industry. We talked with two hospitality leaders about their James Beard Foundation Award success stories.
Checking In On Robots
The hospitality landscape is a testing ground for the pioneering robotics industry. With robots on the rise, one of the questions top of mind among hospitality leaders is does the growing presence of robots in the industry enhance or diminish the guest experience?
Engaging Leadership Strategies Keep Employees from Quitting
Good employees leave their jobs for all kinds of reasons, but recent research says that the leading cause workers exit companies is “bad managers.”
Gallup’s 2017 State of the American Workplace study revealed that 51 percent of currently employed adults in the U.S. are actively searching for new jobs because of their managers, even though they enjoyed their work, liked the company and were happy with their pay and perks.
GDPR: What's next?
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is in effect requiring global organizations comply with its rules designed to protect personal data on people from the European Union (EU). But its future impact on the hospitality industry overall remains to be seen.