The Breakfast Briefing
The latest campaigns, activities, events and news.
“Sir, After reading your report “Wine warning: couple of glasses a night shortens life by two years (Apr 13), I did a quick calculation of my life expectancy based on the latest alcohol guidelines and concluded that I died several years ago.”
– Rupert Godfrey wrote into The Times
Hospitality Social Good
The industry can play a bigger and more central role in society – whether driving, motivating or bringing a group together, the industry can play the lead role for social action and social change.
Culture, Retention and Sport
Strong culture creates trust between colleagues which in turn influences personal development, customer service levels and retention. Employees will go the extra mile in both service and in work if…
Monday 18th to Monday 25th June 2018
The Way Of The Gods – Bologna To Florence
This year EP has developed a series of walks to raise funds for special charities and to broaden thinking. Many businesses today are debating the fall in employee productivity, the increasing levels of mental health issues, the fall in trust towards leaders and the need for new leaders to be developed and nurtured.
Our argument is that broader minded people = better people = better professionals = better teams, cultures and behaviours.
This walk in June 2018 follows the famous stretch of beautiful scenery in the Emilia Romagna area and is around a total of 120km in distance.
Please contact Lauran.Bush@epmagazine.co.uk for more information.
More trust will equal an estimated 10% increase in profit
Towards the end of last week EP was approached by ten Senior Players who argue they lack trust with their leadership. Why is this happening and how do we solve it?
There are solutions available.
Can change really be generated?
All the issues that sound big can be changed through behaviours. The core issues have been created through a decline in trust in business, in leadership and in institutions. What is needed is a return to a more personalised approach to relationships with customers and employees and business to work with arguably a higher standard of trust and integrity.
Behaviour makes all the difference.
Food sits at the heart
There are concerns on the possible effect of Brexit and a lack of talent. Some are seeking to reclaim space from their caterers and kitchen space and restaurant space is at a premium. However food has never been more important. It plays a key role in daily life with consistency, value, and quality being at the top of customers ‘must haves’. It is now time for businesses to find new solutions and answers – the market is ripe for the potential disrupters. Watch the video below:
Emaar Hospitality Group marks historic milestone of 50 hotel projects. Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of global developer Emaar Properties, has announced it has marked a historic milestone of 50 hotel projects in its portfolio, including 35 upcoming projects in the UAE and international markets, as well as 15 hotels and serviced residences operational in Dubai.
Make Holidays Greener 2018 campaign to focus on plastic. Plastic will be the theme for this year’s Make Holidays Greener (MHG), the annual campaign led by ABTA in partnership with Travelife for Hotels & Accommodations.
Calling upon G20 leaders to prioritise tourism. The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) joined the Ministers of Tourism of the G20 economies meeting in Buenos Aires in calling upon the G20 leaders to consider including tourism in their Agenda for its capacity to create more and better jobs.