HOSPA The Hospitality Professionals Association

Categories

Our Premier Sponsors

Entries by jane

30

Aug
2018

Making funtion rooms function

Written by .
With hotels well on their way to grasping revenue management for bedrooms, it’s time to look at other spaces, says HOSPA CEO Jane PendleburyI started my hospitality career working in hotels many years ago. It was at a time when revenue management didn’t really exist beyond the aim of selling ...

Read more

30

Jul
2018

Going Pro

Written by .
HOSPA CEO Jane Pendlebury comments on the importance of education throughout your career.As I hope you all know, one of the most important things that we do at HOSPA is professional development. We have two main certifications, the first being Finance and the second Revenue Management. Both are popular courses ...

Read more

29

Jun
2018

Have confidence in your fire safety arrangements

Written by .
On June 11th we held a members’ meeting at the lovely Bulgari Hotel in London’s Knightsbridge.The topic for discussion was different payment methods that hoteliers might want to consider accepting in order to open up new markets. For example, the Chinese use wallets such as Alibaba’s Alipay and Tencent’s WeChat ...

Read more

28

Jun
2018

Which hospitality career is right for me?

Written by .
We’ve spoken at length about the challenges facing the hospitality industry in light of Brexit and the need for the industry as a whole, including organisations like ours, to better promote the career opportunities within it. Despite the many benefits such a career offers – from flexible working hours to ...

Read more

29

Mar
2018

Emotional Wellbeing

Written by .
Stress test - HOSPA CEO Jane Pendlebury makes emotional wellbeing a priority for hospitality.In my recent meeting with HOSPA’s president Harry Murray, we agreed that we are lucky to be working in an industry in which we have both aspired to be successful. We discussed stress in the workplace and ...

Read more

09

Mar
2018

Spreading the Knowledge

Written by .
I would be happy to dedicate my whole column to the awards ceremony in January - however the event seems to have ample coverage already within The Overview!To briefly summarise though, it was a lovely celebration and a wonderful opportunity to recognise and reward the highest achieving learners. We were ...

Read more

29

Nov
2017

Attracting a record attendance of nearly 500 delegates, HOSPACE2017 certainly lived up to our expectations and much more.

Written by .
We were delighted by the overwhelmingly positive response from attendees to the excellent conference sessions, breakout workshops, technical updates and exhibition.The ‘HOSPACE2017 Best Entrepreneur’ competition once again proved very popular and big congratulations go to this year’s winner Julie Grieve, Founder and Chief Executive of Criton Apps, who did a ...

Read more

01

Sep
2017

We need your help!

Written by .
…for HOSPA Career Development Scholarship and Inspirational Leader Award nominations; as well as Springboard Charity Undergraduate Mentoring.We need your help! It is our annual HOSPA Scholarship and Inspirational Leader Awards time and we need your nominations. We are also looking for more volunteer mentors for the Hospitality Undergraduate Mentoring Scheme, ...

Read more

27

Jul
2017

Forwards to HOSPACE 2017

Written by .
HOSPA CEO Jane Pendlebury looks back at HITEC and forwards to HOSPACE 2017June and July have been packed months. I’ve been in Toronto for HITEC; plans and bookings for HOSPACE 2017 are progressing apace; an exciting programme of topical HOSPA member meetings has been arranged for September and October; and, ...

Read more

03

Jul
2017

HOSPACE 2017 Preview

Written by .
We certainly live in unpredictable and challenging times.Who would have guessed we would end up with a hung parliament? The result has led to much uncertainty and many questions. What does this mean for the UK hospitality industry and the Brexit negotiations? Is it going to be a hard or ...

Read more

Page 1 of 2 1 2 »