News for the Hospitality Executive
Keys to Success:
by Dr. John Hogan,
December 21, 2010 In my professional work as a consultant, author, speaker and service as an expert witness for both plaintiffs and defendants, I grow more aware of what a litigious society we are.
I was recently asked to share “Lessons I learned in 2010”. At first, it was a bit challenging but on reflection, I found it was a positive activity and one I would recommend to others.
2010 has been different from the two previous years. On the positive side:
that in mind, my thoughts turned to areas to
share with readers on ways they might be able to continue to learn on
both improve operations and protect their businesses and
assets. There a large number of conferences and
online resources available addressing these two issues, and one needs
to be aware
of the options and choices.
I find this conference differs from many others in its organization, structure, audience and more intimate size. It was created for and continues to evolve as an excellent forum for in-house counsel, attorneys practicing in the hospitality industry, CFOs, comptrollers, accountants and IT professionals. It also has specific discussions of interest to those involved with risk management, security and loss prevention. This year’s program includes a number of discussions on franchise services from involved parties.
Major topic areas for Restaurant and Hotel In-House Counsel include discussions on:
The impact of Bankruptcies and receiverships on Brands, Franchise and Management Agreements
Sessions scheduled here include:
I have attended and participated in literally hundreds of programs in my career to date. I offer Four Key Benefits to attending this particular conference:
The conference will be held at the Omni Houston Hotel, in Houston, Texas. For more information, go to http://www.hospitalitylawyer.com/index.php?id=53#FB
Feel free to share an idea for a column at firstname.lastname@example.org anytime or contact me regarding consulting, customized workshops, speaking engagements … And remember – we all need a regular dose of common sense.
John Hogan is a successful hospitality executive, educator, author and consultant and is a frequent keynote speaker and seminar leader at many hospitality industry events. He is Co-Founder of a consortium (www.HospitalityEducators.com) of successful corporate and academic mentors delivering focused and affordable counsel in solving specific challenges facing the hospitality industry. www.HospitalityEducators.com is a membership site offering a wide range of information, forms, best practices and ideas that are designed to help individual hoteliers and hospitality businesses improve their market penetration, deliver service excellence and increase their profitability. Special introductory pricing is in effect for a limited time that also includes a complimentary copy of LESSONS FROM THE FIELD- A COMMON SENSE APPROACH TO EFFECTIVE HOTEL SALES. If readers would like to contribute to the site, please submit your material for consideration to Kathleen@hospitalityeducators.com. We are interested in expanding our global networks and resources as we support our membership.
Dr. John Hogan, CHA MHS CHE
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