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Tim Nel
Tim Nel in Lobster News
July 08, 2016

Your New and Improved Learner Portal

Welcome to the new and improved Lobster Ink learning platform. Your learning experience has been streamlined from start to finish, with an all-new, easily accessible layout. The purpose of this blog…
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Hospitality Net
Hospitality Net in Industry News
June 28, 2016

Guest loyalty as your business strategy

Loyalty programs are a popular strategy to successfully drive bookings and to improve customer relations. Driving a successful customer loyalty strategy for a small or medium hotel can be challenging.…
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Hospitality Net
Hospitality Net in Industry News
June 22, 2016

Mobile Technology in Hotels

While there is a wide range of innovative mobile applications and services available, they are not yet a common sight in operation at many hotels. Some properties have found a way to lead the adoption of this mobile technology to improve guest service and response times.…
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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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