Reading Time: 5 minutes Every year numerous events focused on the travel and hospitality industry are happening. If you are a hostel owner or manager you might be interested in finding out that there are conferences designed for the smaller budget accommodations, hostels and bed & breakfasts. They focus on the solutions, problems and news, concerning this part of […]
Reading Time: 4 minutes Preparing for the new trip can be an exciting prelude to the upcoming adventure. It can also be a road through obstacles and long sleepless nights. Without a doubt one of the biggest struggles, apart from choosing the places you want to visit, is accommodation. Those of you planning a backpacker trip, it might come […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes Another random day in the hostel… Starting the afternoon shift with 2 hours of non-stop check-ins became just a norm. Just when I thought that I will have 30 seconds to run to the toilet, another wave of guests is coming, this time to ask either for the weather prediction for the next month (ok […]
Reading Time: 5 minutes HAPPY STAFF = HAPPY GUESTS Following the last week post about the staff formation, lets continue with its motivation. Why it is important to motivate your staff? Employee motivation is a critical aspect of each workplace. As far as I’m concerned it should be a regular routine.
Reading Time: 2 minutes The older we get, the more our habits change. Also these, concerning travels. Once you start to have a family you need to put others needs over your owns. Many times I have heard stories from older than me people, how they were staying in a hostels once they were young. But they are too […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes For a certain amount of time my family was chasing me with the bold remarks: ‘so maybe you should try to look for work where they will actually pay you’, ‘you can’t work for free the whole life’ and so on… Until they’ve got used to my lifestyle.