Articles tagged “hiring”

Skift Is Hiring a Research Director and Sales Executive to Start 2018

Skift Is Hiring a Research Director and Sales Executive to Start 2018

Rafat Ali, Skift

Come work for the best travel media company on the planet!

11 months ago

Hotels Change Their Hiring Processes by Holding Casting Calls and Auditions

Hotels Change Their Hiring Processes by Holding Casting Calls and Auditions

Dan Peltier, Skift

Hotel chains are gung-ho about their robust pipelines, but have they thought about how to efficiently build the future of their staff as they build their future properties? Some have, and comedy sketches, a cappella performances and role-playing guest scenarios are the smart future of hotel hiring rather than stuffy, crowded job fairs.

3 years ago

7 Hotel CEOs on Empowering Employees Who Work With Guests

7 Hotel CEOs on Empowering Employees Who Work With Guests

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Hotels are moving away from guidebooks and guidelines and learning how to empower their employees to adapt their services and relationships with individual guests.

4 years ago

Interview: Six Senses Hotels CEO Wants to Develop the Luxury Anti-Brand

Interview: Six Senses Hotels CEO Wants to Develop the Luxury Anti-Brand

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Friendly and genuine interactions with hotel staff go a long way toward making or breaking a hotel stay; however, it takes a conscious plan and months of investment to deliver that guest experience.

4 years ago

Talent crunch hurts hotel growth in Southeast Asia

Talent crunch hurts hotel growth in Southeast Asia

Sharon Chen, Bloomberg

Many skilled management employees flee Asian countries to find work, which leaves global hotel chains with few local hiring options and hefty costs to import overseas employees.

6 years ago

More redditors reunite: Hipmunk hires away former Reddit buyer Karimkhany

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Hipmunk has a lot of funding in the kitty. With Kourosh Karimkhany's hiring, perhaps a little M&A activity is in the cards?

6 years ago