Watch Your Step: Ethical Pitfalls for Today's Clubs to Avoid

28 September, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has placed a lot of financial pressure on clubs around the country. Many have experienced a shortfall in expected revenues. Clu

The Barista and The Coffee Machine: In Search of Return on Intelligence
The Barista and The Coffee Machine: In Search of Return on Intelligence

28 September, 2020

Should a cafe hire a barista or an engineer who designs coffee machines? To brew a great cup of coffee, you need to know your beans and blends, the w

EHL Lecturer Ian Millar, CHTP is Recognized as the 2020 HFTP Award Recipient
EHL Lecturer Ian Millar, CHTP is Recognized as the 2020 HFTP Award Recipient

28 September, 2020

Ian Millar, CHTP was selected this year as the HFTP® Paragon Award recipient for his unwavering support of the association and substantial contributi

GX Spotlights Mandarin Oriental's COVID-19 Strategy: Agile and Prepared in Uncertain Times

22 September, 2020

The objective was to figure out how we would reopen, what would be different, and what would be the same. To answer these questions, we needed a fram

Innovation Is the Way Forward: Get Back to Business in a New Way

18 September, 2020

Now that the world is just days away from the official start of a new season, the hotel market is evaluating its post-summer state of affairs and try

An Interview with Ian Millar, 2020 Paragon Award Recipient

15 September, 2020

Ian Millar, CHTP was selected this year as the HFTP Paragon Award recipient for his unwavering support of the association and substantial contributio

Summary of Social Distancing Technologies in Hotels: What Are Our Guests Telling Us?

10 September, 2020

The current COVID-19 pandemic has caused unprecedented challenges for many economic sectors. One of the most highly impacted industry by the pandemic

Technologies for Social Distancing in Hotels: What Are Our Guests Telling Us
Technologies for Social Distancing in Hotels: What Are Our Guests Telling Us

10 September, 2020

By Agnes DeFranco and Cristian Morosan; Study reports on guests’ perceptions on the use of technologies for social distancing in hotels. This respons

Club Tax Expert Explains New IRS Guidance on Employee Social Security Payroll Tax Holiday

3 September, 2020

Attention, clubs: on August 8, the United States President issued an executive order deferring a portion of your employees’ payroll taxes. This payro

HFTP Announces 2020 CHAE of the Year Award Recipient
HFTP Announces 2020 CHAE of the Year Award Recipient

2 September, 2020

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) has selected Katie Paolino, CHAE as the 2020 Certified Hospitality Accountant Executive (C

Invest in Knowledge, HFTP USALI Certificate Discounted Through Nov 30
Invest in Knowledge, HFTP USALI Certificate Discounted Through Nov 30

1 September, 2020

This year, HFTP introduced two new professional certificates which demonstrate one's expertise in the Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Indu

Behind the Scenes of Cyber HITEC: Meet the HITEC Advisory Council (Part IV)

1 September, 2020

In the fourth and final installment of the blog series introducing the HITEC Advisory Council, HFTP invites you to meet the remaining hospitality pro

This Month, HFTP Spotlights Members Who Have Shared What HFTP Means to Them

31 August, 2020

The HFTP Connect blog features hundreds of posts that have been collected, researched, written and published for the purposes of continuing education

Budgeting for 2021: What Is the New Target?

27 August, 2020

Since March of this year, the hospitality industry has been trying to figure out its new financial target — the best approach to get back on track to

HFTP Announces 2020 Paragon Award Recipient – Ian Millar, CHTP
HFTP Announces 2020 Paragon Award Recipient – Ian Millar, CHTP

27 August, 2020

Ian Millar, CHTP was selected as the 2020 Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) Paragon Award recipient for his unwavering suppo

Behind the Scenes of Cyber HITEC: Meet the HITEC Advisory Council (Part III)

25 August, 2020

This week in Part III of a series introducing the HITEC Advisory Council — whose collective experiences and industry knowledge influence and refine t

Don't Miss Important Emails: Add HFTP to Your Approved Senders List
Don't Miss Important Emails: Add HFTP to Your Approved Senders List

19 August, 2020

Never miss important email updates from HFTP by whitelisting valuable HFTP email addresses such as:

Strategic Analysis and its Position in a New Product Launch

19 August, 2020

The final session in a special “Hackathon Week” series that took place earlier this month tackled strategic analysis as it relates to emerging busine

Behind the Scenes of Cyber HITEC: Meet the HITEC Advisory Council (Part II)

17 August, 2020

This is the second post in a blog series introducing the Cyber HITEC Advisory Council. Read Part I on HFTP Connect and stay tuned for the rest of the

Allied Hospitality Associations: HFTP and HTNG Offer New Joint Discount for Corporate Members
Allied Hospitality Associations: HFTP and HTNG Offer New Joint Discount for Corporate Members

13 August, 2020

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) and Hospitality Technology Next Generation (HTNG) are now offering a joint 20 percent disc

The Perfect Pitch: Strategies for Selling Your Product to an Audience

13 August, 2020

If you are a fledgling hospitality startup with a promising product that you want to pitch to potential investors or clients, the second presentation

Behind the Scenes of Cyber HITEC: Meet the HITEC Advisory Council (Part I)
Behind the Scenes of Cyber HITEC: Meet the HITEC Advisory Council (Part I)

13 August, 2020

Behind the scenes of every great HITEC is a group of highly knowledgeable industry veterans lending their expertise to the planning and coordination

Behind the Scenes of Cyber HITEC: Meet the HITEC Advisory Council (Part I)

11 August, 2020

Behind the scenes of every great HITEC is a group of highly knowledgeable industry veterans lending their expertise to the planning and coordination

Hilton College Announces Winners of the First-ever Hospitality Hackathon (HC3), Sponsored by HFTP; Challenged Students From Hospitality Programs Across the Globe
Hilton College Announces Winners of the First-ever Hospitality Hackathon (HC3), Sponsored by HFTP; Challenged Students From Hospitality Programs Across the Globe

11 August, 2020

This summer, the University of Houston Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, in partnership with Hospitality Financial and Tec

Digital Presentations: Tips to Capture the Stories Your Club or Hotel Wants to Tell

5 August, 2020

Now more than ever, it is all about great (no, exceptional) communication to succeed. As a communicator, you must do more than just speak and write w

HFTP Offers New Digital Format for the Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Industry (USALI), 11th Revised Edition
HFTP Offers New Digital Format for the Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Industry (USALI), 11th Revised Edition

3 August, 2020

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) has just released a new format for the USALI, 11th revised edition: a digital version that