Pet Peeves of Hotel Fitness Centers

By: Larry Mogelonsky Member of Laguna Strategic Advisors With the desire for healthy eating, exercise and all-round wellness on the rise, creating an environment conducive for guests at your hotel’s fitness facilities is paramount. As a road warrior staying at some 50...

The Downfalls of Overcharging for Bottled Water

By: Larry Mogelonsky Member of Laguna Strategic Advisors You’ve trained your bellman, concierge and front desk staff to a tee. Your guests immediately feel welcome at your property with the awful nightmare of security lines, air travel and bag collection finally...

Guestroom TVs are Only the Beginning for Electronic Displays

By: Larry Mogelonsky Member of Laguna Strategic Advisors The TV that is front and center in every guest room is due for a ‘smart’ upgrade, but that’s not the becoming for how screens can serve to heighten the guest experience. In fact, the future of screen technology...

There’s No Such Thing As A Hotel ‘Job’ Anymore

By: Larry Mogelonsky Member of Laguna Strategic Advisors As the gig economy continues to take hold in various industries, it is also changing how we think about our chosen line of work. The 9-to-5 office is eroding while working from home and working when you want...

Gray is the Green Part 18 – The Sandwich Generation

By: Larry Mogelonsky Member of Laguna Strategic Advisors Generally ascribed to working parents in their late 30s through to their 50s (or older), a Sandwich Generation describes those among us who are caring for both those younger as well as those older in the family...

The Four Horsemen of the Hotel Apocalypse

By: Larry Mogelonsky Member of Laguna Strategic Advisors We survived Y2K. We outlived the end of the Mayan calendar. But are you ready for the total annihilation of everything your property holds sacred? These four ever-present issues are what I see have the four...