Setting up Your Organizational Strategy | INNsider Tips Ep. #005

Welcome to the INNsider Tips. The last couple of tips were about opening your hospitality property. The next few tips are about setting up your organizational strategy. Before we do that there are a few other things that have to be determined. . . Why are you or wish to be a hospitality property owner?  . What made you decide you wanted to run an independent hotel, resort, inn or bed & breakfast? . Do you fall into one of [...]

Setting up Your Organizational Strategy | INNsider Tips Ep. #0052020-05-19T16:12:01+02:00

Visualize Everything | INNsider Tips Ep. #004

Welcome to the INNsider Tips. The last couple of tips were about opening your hospitality property Today’s tip is before you start building or renovating, walk around and visualize everything. . You want to draw out every aspect of your property and an even better option would be to have a three-dimensional model built. You want to understand how all aspects of your property will work together before the first nail is hammered or concrete is poured. . I had [...]

Visualize Everything | INNsider Tips Ep. #0042020-05-19T16:06:17+02:00

You Have to Know Your Target Market | INNsider Tips Ep. #003

In the last video tip, I suggested you have to know your target market if you are going to be able to determine their needs and this can be done by researching other properties targeting your market, trends and technology. . When designing your hotel, resort, inn or bed & breakfast, it will be well worth your while to hire an architect or designer who understands the hospitality industry.  . Interview them away from your site, their office and ask [...]

You Have to Know Your Target Market | INNsider Tips Ep. #0032020-05-15T14:43:17+02:00

Make Sure Your Hospitality Property Design Fits | INNsider Tips #002

. . Hey, welcome to the INNsider Tips. Today's tip is to make sure your hospitality property design fits . What do I mean by this? Let me give you an example. If your plan is to attract families or couples, building an independent hotel, resort, inn or bed & breakfast in an industrial zone is probably not the best way to attract your ideal guest. You have to make sure the area you want to open in has an [...]

Make Sure Your Hospitality Property Design Fits | INNsider Tips #0022020-04-30T11:42:35+02:00

Welcome to the First Installment of the INNsider Tips | INNsider Tips #001

Welcome to the first instalment of the INNsider Tips. These will be short weekly videos that are designed to help you, hospitality property owners and managers grow your property. Now, who am I? I am Gerry MacPherson, co-founder of Keystone Hospitality Development Consulting, a group of travel authority’s that have come together with decades of hospitality property visitation experience. We have spent 1000's of nights in properties of all sizes and classes worldwide, conducting countless site inspections for several world-class [...]

Welcome to the First Installment of the INNsider Tips | INNsider Tips #0012020-04-30T11:41:40+02:00