Blog - July 2019

  • Plastic in Hospitality and How to Help

    Posted on Thursday, July 25, 2019 by Amy Liston1 comment

    If you have been following our social media platforms, you’ll know that this month is #PlasticFreeJuly, and to top it off we wanted to end it with a blog to summarise what we have shared, learned and implemented so that you can do it too – because plastic free changes don’t have to stay in July! (We made an infographic for more ideas that we didn't go as far into detail below!) The first ...

  • What is Required for a 5 Star Hotel?

    Posted on Thursday, July 18, 2019 by Amy ListonNo comments

    Have you ever wondered what it takes to be seen as the best of the best?  To find out how to get that 5 star rating and what you can do to boost the rating up in your own hotel, whether you’re the staff or the owner?  Keep reading and you just might (definitely will) find out! When running a hotel, it’s important to know the basic standards, which would generally consist of cleanliness, rooms ...

  • The Top 3 Hardest Things about Managing a Restaurant and How to Overcome Them

    Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2019 by Amy ListonNo comments

    Managing a restaurant can be extremely rewarding, but that isn’t without the odd blip of course.  Each role has its ups and downs, but we’re here to help you turn your hurdles into hoorays!  Keep reading to find out what we found to be some of the more challenging things and what we think could help, and while you’re here, we do have some more tips for restaurant managers here. One of the first ...

  • Advice for Working in a Bar for the First Time

    Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2019 by Amy ListonNo comments

    Any new job can be a little daunting before you go in and realise it’s nothing to worry about, but when it comes to bartending, people worry about breaking glasses or making the wrong drink – don’t.  Everyone has been there, so much so that it’s almost a rite of passage when working behind the bar.  However we have some tips for any other worries that may be on your mind! Though you may worry ...