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How Mobile Technology Elevates Hotel Communication and Operations

Beekeeper Blog 6 September 2018
Just as the hospitality industry builds memorable experiences according to guest needs, hotel communication systems and technology solutions should do the same for you and your workforce. A few weeks ago, Beekeeper teamed up with leaders from two of our business partners, Jos Schaap, CEO and Founder of StayNTouch and Erica Rich, Senior Hospitality Marketing Strategist at Revinate, to lead a webinar on how the hospitality industry can best leverage mobile technology in hotels.

How HR Can Best Demonstrate ROI for New Digital Workplace Tools

Beekeeper Blog 4 September 2018
HR professionals are faced with the daunting task of successfully aligning workforces with the strategic mission and objectives of their organization. Suffice to say while managing costs. These priorities are often competing, yet they don't have to be. Data conveys the interconnected relationship between an internal communication strategy and organizational success.

Best Practices for Creating Employee Feedback Checklists

Beekeeper Blog 20 August 2018
For companies across many industries, the proliferation of the “gig economy” has rendered employee retention and employee engagement bigger challenges than ever before. As the flexibility and control promised by contract work drives a mass migration to freelance platforms, measuring employee engagement, satisfaction, and aptitude at regular intervals throughout the year is essential. That’s why utilizing a team communication app to collect employee feedback tool can be an essential first step towards improving employee engagement.

Team Apps for Hotel Operations

Beekeeper Blog 17 August 2018
As Vice President of Operations at SIXTY Hotels, Christopher Horn brings an impressive range of hospitality industry experience to the role, focusing on discovering and executing hotel efficiencies, improving operations processes, and optimizing business growth at SIXTY Hotels’ locations.

4 Steps to Ensure Successful Employee App Rollout and Adoption

Beekeeper Blog 2 August 2018
After combing through research, sitting through demos, and obtaining budget approvals, your company has decided to move ahead with investing in an employee app. Despite the considerable time and effort expended in the research and decision-making phase, most workforce adoption hurdles companies encounter at this point are attributable to insufficient strategizing around the rollout of their new communication tools.

Top 10 Benefits of Digital Signage in Your Workplace

Beekeeper Blog 26 July 2018
The traditional group messaging strategy centered on a bulletin board has serious flaws: namely, notices get lost, important messages get missed, and there's no reliable method to track that your workforce is receiving vital company information. Digital technology has long since replaced bulletin boards as the go-to team communication tool, but did you know that digital signage is just as valuable to your digital workplace?

Beekeeper Tech Talk Webinar Discusses Chatbots and Integrations

Beekeeper Blog 18 July 2018
If you missed our Beekeeper Tech Talk webinar, “How to Create the Ultimate Digital Workplace,” not to worry! Led by our Head of Marketplace, Alexander Jung-Loddenkemper, and Head of Customer Success North America, Mark Presto, key topics included an outline of current and future application integrations. At the end of this 30-minute webinar, be sure to listen to the Q&A where Beekeeper customers and attendees pose questions to our employee app experts.

How to Improve Operations Management With a Team Communication App

Beekeeper Blog 17 July 2018
When we hear the term, ‘digital workplace,’ we tend to focus on the benefits for frontline workers, but going digital is a great leadership strategy too. A team communication app can be a key component in this by transforming operations management through better connecting you with your staff, as well as streamlining and automating workflows.

How MediaMarkt Uses Beekeeper to Support Innovation and Communication

Beekeeper Blog 24 August 2017
MediaMarkt is Europe’s largest retailer for consumer electronics and puts a large emphasis on innovation. Every MediaMarkt store allows customers to try out and compare products, making it the perfect place to learn about the latest technologies and evaluate them before purchasing. With such a large percentage of frontline employees who don’t have corporate email addresses, internal communication can be challenging.

3 Reasons You Want AI in the Workplace

Beekeeper Blog 20 June 2017
Artificial intelligence (AI) is a term that ignites excitement and fear in the masses. Many are worried that robots will populate the workforce and take our existing jobs. While this projection may be true since it's already taking place-the transition doesn't have to be scary. Humans will still have a dominant workforce presence in this The post 3 Reasons You Want AI in the Workplace appeared first on Beekeeper.

Q&A with the General Manager of Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group

Beekeeper Blog 30 May 2017
Lars Wagner is the General Manager at Mandarin Oriental, Geneva, a 5 star hotel in Switzerland with 189 rooms and suites, three bars/restaurants, a fitness and wellness facility, and a fully equipped business center.

Why Losing Control is Necessary to Drive Cultural Change

Beekeeper Blog 18 May 2017
Establishing an innovative, inclusive, and engaging corporate culture is a hot topic these days. And for good reason since culture is directly linked to employee retention. In order to establish a profound culture, you have to bend the rules a bit and step outside your comfort zone. That's where real change happens. In this digital The post Why Losing Control is Necessary to Drive Cultural Change appeared first on Beekeeper.

How to Drive Loyalty Through Guest Satisfaction

Beekeeper Blog 10 May 2017
On April 27th we hosted The Connected Breakfast Session where experts in the hospitality industry discussed how to deliver the ultimate guest experience and drive loyalty. Many insights were shared about how to revitalize the industry through employee engagement tools. The key takeaway was that the secret to guest loyalty lies in the competency and The post How to Drive Loyalty Through Guest Satisfaction appeared first on Beekeeper.

New Confirmation Campaign Feature Ensures Critical Information is Read

Beekeeper Blog 9 May 2017
Step aside read receipts-our new confirmation campaign feature helps ensure every employee has not only read important communications but has also confirmed they've been read. Don't get me wrong, read receipts are incredibly useful. But for critical matters, you need confirmation that a message or document has been read or a video has been viewed. The post New Confirmation Campaign Feature Ensures Critical Information is Read appeared first on Beekeeper.

How to Stay Ahead of the Hospitality Industry - HR in Hospitality Event 2017

Beekeeper Blog 2 May 2017
At the HR in Hospitality Conference and Expo in Las Vegas, industry leaders discussed where the industry is going and the power of foresight. Many topics were addressed, but the key takeaway was to resist complacency and utilize technology to 'wow' your guests. It's not enough to just be great at what you do anymore-you The post How to Stay Ahead of the Hospitality Industry - HR in Hospitality Event 2017 appeared first on Beekeeper.

5 Forces of Change and How Hospitality Companies Can Adapt

Beekeeper Blog 19 April 2017
At the Intelligent Hotel Technology Forum (IHTF) in Paris, five technology shifts were addressed during the keynote 'Hotel 2025: Insights into Technologies that will Reshape the Hotel Industry' with Jay Upchurch, VP of Strategy and Solutions Management, Oracle Hospitality. Upchurch referred to these shifts as 'forces of change' and spelled out how they're affecting the The post 5 Forces of Change and How Hospitality Companies Can Adapt appeared first on Beekeeper.

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