'The statistics are beyond concerning, and it's why I pushed for this necessary action to be undertaken by the City,' Miami Beach commissioner Kristen Rosen Gonzalez said in a news release.
Its important to acknowledge that incidents of violence are a concern in an industry that serves so many in the general public. The best course of action is for hotel owners and managers to take a proactive approach to preventing violence by having a plan in place so security and law enforcement can respond quickly and effectively if a crime does happen at a hotel.
Theres a popular saying that reads, 'prepare and prevent, dont repair and repent.' This seemingly simple sentiment hints at a universally understood and applied concept be pro-active, rather than reactive. Now, lets put this theory to work.
In todays climate, a brands reputation can be one of two things – their strongest asset and an integral marketing tool, or their biggest liability. Of course, we live in a digital age which is laden with opportunity for consumers and employees to potentially impact the public perception of a brand.
Richard Branson once said, 'Clients do not come first. Employees come first. If you take care of your employees, they will take care of the clients.'
Theyre often alone on a floor, cleaning a vacant room, back to the door, the vacuums loud drone silencing all sound. A perfect setup for a horror movie. Housekeepers perform the most physically demanding work necessary to operate a luxury hotel.
Inside an Epic Hotel Room Hacking Spree
A big percentage of cybercrime results from human error: Our challenge is to ensure that factor is as low as possible, security expert Todd Thibodeaux says.
Keeping data secure is of great concern to us and our industry. Here are seven tips to keep information – yours and your customers’ safe.
Global Rescue today released results of the Global Rescue 2017 Travel Safety Survey. The data reveals that a clear majority (84%) have concerns for their safety for 2017 travel. Among participants expressing some level of concern, more highlighted Europe compared to Africa and the Middle East.