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November 5, 2012
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  • Travel industry works to bounce back after Sandy
    The tourism and travel industry in the Northeast is busy calculating the economic effect of the superstorm Sandy as air and ground transportation services make progress returning to normal operations, this feature says. In New York, several tourist sites have already reopened, while hotels continue to see strong demand from displaced locals, media and emergency workers. Travel Weekly (11/4) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
5 tips for managing negative online comments
The Internet gives your customers a voice online, but what can you do when that voice is yelling negative comments? With 5 tips, you can learn how to positively respond and help direct the conversation. Read the article and learn the 5 ways to respond positively.

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  • Hotels appeal to guests with check-in perks
    Australia-based Stamford Hotels offers a mobile app that lets guests make requests upon check-in for meal reservations and more. Pullman Auckland picks guests up from the airport and dispenses room keys in the car so guests can bypass the check-in process. HotelChatter (11/2) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Do luxury hotel rooms need a desk?
    Do hotel rooms really need desks in the digital age when people work everywhere? Many people don't use hotel-room desks, and this feature explains why a leader at a major hotel says his brand may do away with them -- and others could follow suit. HotelChatter (11/2) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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SHRM Exec Study: Impact of Absence
Read the compelling results of this 2014 survey conducted by SHRM and Kronos® that demonstrate how a clearly defined strategy to monitor and manage absence, with proper training and automation, can help control costs associated with absences and improve your bottom line. Click here to learn more.

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How to Achieve IT Agility: A Survival Guide for IT Decision Makers
When business teams add new apps and services to already-strained networks, IT departments are accountable for making everything work. Is your team ready for this challenge? Read this eGuide to learn how IT teams are automating their networks, why they're utilizing Ethernet fabrics and SDN, and what success looks like as they regain network control and business relevance.

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  • Front office manager required for ultra luxury private yacht
    One of the most exceptional mega yachts in the world is looking for a front office manager with strong leadership and people skills. Read more. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Food and beverage manager for island resort
    A luxury resort in the Maldives is looking for a food and beverage manager with a good balance of multiple outlet management and experience in a similar role. Accommodation and flights included in benefits. Read more. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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