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1.The Last Holiday (2006) The Last Holiday is a romantic comedy featuring Queen Latifah and LL Cool J. Queen Latifah was told by a doctor that she has few weeks to live. She decided to spend her last days and money on a luxury holiday 2. The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) The Grand Bud ...

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Customer needs

Understanding what is trending in today's tourism industry and what guests are willing to pay for, can go a long way in maximizing your profitability in the hotel business. In Nigeria, the guests are grouped into these four key segments and we will be discussing what the guest expects and w ...

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Picture Source: Bloomberg.com With the present ebola crisis, the nation’s hospitality has been negatively affected resulting in loss of business and jobs as well as low occupancy. Research shows that the most hit city is Lagos and the most hit hotels are international brands. Hotels in othe ...

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The second quarter of the year is usually the best time to review your business plan for the year and also re-strategize. If the profits are rolling in, then give us some tips but if you are not quite there yet, then these are 10 questions you should be asking: What was your sales a ...

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Many businesses will be shutting down for christmas but for the hospitality industry, a lot of thought is being given to how to make good profit. How can this be realised? These are some tips that can help boost your profitabilty during the holiday season: Consider your location - is it a ...

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Hotels are not left out in today's 'Going Green' era as many hotels all over the world are contributing in one way or the other to protecting natural resources and endangered species, protecting the environment, reducing carbon emission and reducing waste. Going Green initiatives are know ...

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Many hotels are coming up in Lagos and Abuja and it is encouraging to know that basic needs such as cleanliness and good service are taken seriously today especially in Lagos. Simple and Affordable is a way to describe Limeridge Hotel which is located at Chevron Drive just before Northern Foreshore.I ...

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Work is in progress at the 640 room Sheraton Abuja as the hotel is making efforts to meet up with other international brands across the world. The third of the three-tower hotel has already been closed its 150 rooms set for renovation.In summary, according to This Day Live, the General Ma ...

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Chopping board

In Nigeria, so many things are taken for granted like multiple use of one chopping boards which could lead to cross contamination. Food poisoning is a serious issue and could lead to ill health and in severe cases death. No matter the size of the hotel, restaurant or kitchen, it is important to maint ...

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Caution

Have you ever asked yourself how safe your hotel is? A hotel may be a public place but emphasis must be made on guest privacy and security. Whether it is a bed and breakfast, guest house, motel or a 300room hotel, your guest and staff must have some sense of safety and security. These measures ...

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Welcome 2013, new year, new challenges and new opportunities to become better at what we do. Running a hotel in Nigeria could be good business but very demanding with issues like power supply, availability of resources, petrol and diesel, labour strikes and inconsistency of service delivery from staf ...

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