- published: 23 Nov 2012
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We had the pleasure of meeting and interviewing Mr. Stefan Soennichsen, General Manager of the 5-star luxury hotel in London, "One Aldwych". During the interview Mr. Soennichsen describes his views on the important attributes and skills required in today's hotel General Manager, and the thing most important for young people preparing themselves to join the hospitality industry.
http://www.younghotelier.com - Key Marriott Management Tips for success! Our Renaissance Dubai Hotel Manager, winner of the General Manager of the Year at the Middle East Hotelier Awards, and Concierge Magazine's "Quintessential Hospitality Professional", Francisco has just added another notch to his belt! A Favourite & Inspirational Figure on Younghotelier.com! Is it possible that all of this is the one individual? (Continued at http://www.younghotelier.com/interviews/general-managers-top-12-tips-and-key-marriott-management-guideposts-for-successful-gms/)
A hotel manager is responsible for the day-to-day management of a hotel and its staff. They have commercial accountability for budgeting and financial management, planning, organizing and directing all hotel services, including front-of-house (reception, concierge, reservations), food and beverage operations, and housekeeping. In larger hotels, managers often have a specific remit (guest services, accounting, marketing) and make up a general management team. While taking a strategic overview and planning ahead to maximize profits, the manager must also pay attention to the details, setting the example for staff to deliver a standard of service and presentation that meets guests' needs and expectations. Business and people management are equally important elements. Work activities vary d...
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Otto Kurzendorfer is General Manager of JA Jebel Ali Golf Resort and previously managed JA Ocean View Hotel. Both properties are Green Globe certified and strive to do their very best for planet and people. In Part 1 of our interview, Otto explains the environmental management strategies of the resort and hotel as well as his personal interest in CSR activities.
A slide show of the major hotels in General Santos City.