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Welcome to the howtobecomeahotelmanager.com blog. A Free Learning Platform for everyone within the Hospitality Industry, but probably most useful to you if you have not had the time or the money to go to College or University.

Lots of the Blog is discussion relating to Hospitality Management and is free and available to everybody. Some of you might want to buy my e-book or the paperback copy of the same materials.

Best wishes

Stephen Blog Sawyers

 

Anger is an emotion that cannot be ignored or forgotten. Anger is seen as a strong emotion or a feeling that is directed towards a supposed grief or injustice (carry on reading or watch the video). Some Hotel Managers have high tolerance levels toward any kind of nuisance going around. They can very efficiently let […]

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Whether you are the Hotel General Manager, an H.O.D., a Hotel Supervisor or one of the real Hotel Workers you will find that the same things make a Hotel a great place to work (carry on reading or watch the video). It is Filled with passionate people. Hotels should hire people that are passionate about […]

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Is creating a Hotel Budget the most important thing a Hotel does? Budgeting is simply the process of creating a plan of how to spend your money (carry on reading or watch the video). Creating this spending plan – this Budget – allows the Hotel Managers to understand whether they will have enough money to […]

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Many years ago, when I had my first Hotel Appraisal, I was very nervous. I had no idea what was going to happen or what the whole thing was for (carry on reading or watch the video). I entered the room and I froze – there was the Personnel Manager and the General Manager. Were […]

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I have spent some time this last month talking to Hotel Supervisors who had started off working in Hotels before gaining their promotion (carry on reading or watch the video). I am now going to tell you the most often spoken about issues that the Hotel Supervisors wish somebody had told them, which I think […]

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Love them or hate them, long and tiring and sometimes gruelling shifts have become standard practice in Hotels across the World. Please read on for the Hotel Shift survival guide: 10 great tips for surviving through until home time! (carry on reading or watch the video) Preparation It’s important to get at least six hours […]

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Hotel workers are likely to be based in the same building as their General Manager or Departmental Managers, but how often do they actually see him or her? And how often do they get the chance to really talk to each other? Every shift? Once a week? Once a month? Less, maybe? (carry on reading […]

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Hotel Work Success is as easy as A-B-C-D-E Hotel Managers have the same 24 hours as everybody else each day. Many Hotel Managers consider that those 24 hours are enough and always achieve what is necessary – many Hotel Managers however would like more – rarely if ever achieving what was needed from them (carry […]

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Providing a Safe Hotel is one of the biggest challenges that a Hotel Team faces. I have been asked to focus upon this topic today (carry on reading or watch the video). Hotel Managers must create and then consistently enforce their security policies; Achieving Safety and Security within a Hotel requires thorough planning as-well as […]

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I was asked which Department I wanted to start work in, I said “Housekeeping please – I would like to start with an easy job” (carry on reading or watch the video). The Human Resources Manager spat out her Tea, across the desk, laughing…. Everyone in the room looked amazed. The Next Morning came around […]

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