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Hospitality Net
Hospitality Net in Industry News
June 17, 2016

How “Bleisure” Travel Is Bolstering the Hospitality Industry

The best thing about "Bleisure" travel is that companies are increasingly viewing the trend as a quality of life issue that their workers deem important. Read more about Majumdar's views on the "Bleisure" trend.…
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Hospitality Net
Hospitality Net in Industry News
June 16, 2016

Training Your Team For Upselling By Room Type And By Rate Option

After several years of solid RevPAR growth, most hotels are now seeing the increase slow. It is a great time to train your team for upselling by room type and rate option.…
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Fasie Malherbe
Fasie Malherbe in Tips and How to's
May 27, 2016

Welcoming International Guests

It’s an exciting year to be in hospitality. With an array of international events taking place, such as EURO 2016 and The Olympics, and with over 1.1 billion people expected to travel abroad in 2016, there’s never been a better time to prepare for multinational Guests.…
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Harry Haddon
Harry Haddon in Lobster News
May 21, 2016

International World Whisky Day

Join us on May 21st as we celebrate International World Whisky Day, with Lobster Ink’s very own spirit expert, Dave Broom. Sláinte tae ye.…
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Fasie Malherbe
Fasie Malherbe in Lobster News
April 07, 2016

Remembering Paul Pontallier

In this blogpost we would like to honour wine expert Paul Pontallier, who passed away on Sunday the 28th of March 2016, after an on-going battle with cancer.…
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Maarten Dirks
Maarten Dirks in Motivation
March 18, 2016

Embracing Change

Starting afresh at a new company is exciting. But, when faced with several unfamiliar systems, pressures and experiences, it can be a little overwhelming. We want to give you a few tips on how you can use Lobster Ink to adjust to a new role or establishment, and follow your path to success.…
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Dale den Dulk
Dale den Dulk in Lobster News
March 03, 2016

Lobster Ink is Global

The Lobster village is global. In February 2016, Lobster Ink had thousands active learners of more than 80 nationalities spread across 120 countries, making it one of the biggest online hospitality learning communities in the world.…
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Tim Nel
Tim Nel in Motivation
February 25, 2016

Finding Motivation

Setting long-term goals is an excellent way to map a path to success, but even with the clearest goals in mind, you might still feel discouraged along the way, especially when the targets you have set for yourself are difficult to reach.…
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Fasie Malherbe
Fasie Malherbe in Lobster News
February 14, 2016

Love Lobster

We know how much you enjoy Lobster Ink and wanted to show you just how passionate we are about creating courses for you. So we turned the camera around and asked a few of our Lobsters to tell us what love means to them.…
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Samantha Wolhuter
Samantha Wolhuter in Lobster News
February 05, 2016

Ready, Set, Connect

Lobster Ink is getting social. That's right, we have taken that extra step to connect and interact with Lobsters from every corner of the globe, one hashtag at a time. With Lobster Ink’s social media platforms, you are encouraged to share your achievements, hospitality industry tips and experiences on a variety of online channels, while communicating with other learners from around the globe.…
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