In an effort to give back to the industry and to help Hospitality Individuals to upskill, Avvio has launched a Hotel Digital Academy. The Academy is a free online digital marketing course tailored specifically to the Hospitality Industry.
Meet Faye and Jess! Both girls joined the Avvio team in 2018 and have progressed in their career by carving our new roles within different areas of the company. At Avvio, growth and innovation stand at the top of our priorities and this includes growing the knowledge of our employees.
The world over is seeing a significant if not catastrophic downturn in business. As more countries go into lockdown, the whole hospitality sector is in limbo and we need to think about how we can help support your business.
Understandably guest’s travel plans will continue to be hugely disrupted over the coming weeks and months. We are working hard to support not only our existing hotel customers through an exceptionally trying time, but also the wider hospitality industry. The most critical and timely issue we are attempting to tackle is ‘how can hotels ‘keep the lights on’ and continue bringing revenue into their business?’
The UK Chancellor’s first budget today predictably focused on measures to reassure and provide financial recompense and we welcome the announcement on business rates targeted to support the hospitality sector.
We’re delighted to announce that we have been recognised as one of the Best Workplaces in Ireland in 2020! The Great Place to Work accolade represents a huge milestone in our journey in continuing to attract and retain top talent, as we continue to grow.
The hotel and hospitality sector is one of the first industries to feel the pinch when a recession hits or when significant economic events occur such as the banking crisis of 2008. During tough economic periods businesses and consumers will cut leisure and travel spending first.
Hotel websites should be responsive and interactive, offering relevant details for potential guests. Until now, far too many hotels have viewed their websites as online brochures, simply laying out information and details about the hotel’s rooms and facilities.
Understanding the new voucher legislation and how it affects your hotel can be tricky, so we’ve compiled our key takeaways to ensure you’ve implemented the correct changes to your voucher options for 2020.