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Hospitality Net
Hospitality Net in Industry News
July 12, 2016

Tourism Expected to Grow by 4% by 2020, Despite Adverse External Shockwaves

According to Euromonitor International tourism is expected to grow by 4% by 2020, despite adverse external shockwaves.…
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Paul Rowett
Paul Rowett in Awards
July 11, 2016

What is Lobster of the Month?

What is Lobster of the month? Every month Lobster Ink awards the coveted title of Lobster of the Month to the top performing Lobster worldwide. How do you become the Lobster of the Month?…
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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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