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How To Choose The Right Bed and Breakfast Linens

  As owners of bed and breakfasts, you build your brand based on the quality and level of hospitality you offer to your guests.  This includes guests’ first impression of your place and their individual guest room down to the look and feel of your sheets and bed and breakfast linens.   Innkeepers should strive to provide an experience above and beyond … Read more

Decorating and Amenities For Bed and Breakfast Bathrooms

Bed and breakfast bathrooms can really enhance the experience of your appreciative guests.  Your unique decorations, attractive colors, magnificent materials, fancy fixtures, luxurious linens, and plush amenities all make a big impression on them.  Likewise, it is important to have complimentary bathroom supplies made available in each guest bathroom.  Your guests will remember your attention to the details. Be sure … Read more

Assumptions Can Be Wrong

Your bed and breakfast guests usually have questions. Be careful to understand their frame of reference when they ask a question. Assumptions can be wrong! While I was a young student at Michigan State University, I lived in an international dorm. For those of you who don’t know, Michigan State is located in East Lansing, … Read more

What If You Knew You Could Not Fail?

What if you knew you could not fail, what would you try to do?  I think most people, by nature, do not like taking risks. Most people like a safety net. The people who achieve success in life make their dreams so much bigger than their fears.  Successful people do not focus on what could … Read more

The Power of Making Lists

  In her book, How Much Joy Can You Stand?: A Creative Guide to Facing Your Fears and Making Your Dreams Come True, Suzanne Falter-Barns, focuses on the power of making lists.  She suggest making the following lists:   10 Things You are Passionate About 10 Things You Love About Your Life 10 Things That Are … Read more

Great Conversation Starters While Hosting Guests

  It is always a good idea to have some topics of conversation in mind if you regularly host guests at your bed and breakfast.  Having a mental list of what to talk about means you will feel comfortable interacting with perfect strangers at any time. The biggest secret to being a good conversationalist is simply allowing other people … Read more

Experiences Are More Valuable Than Things

    It turns out that experiences are more valuable than things. Since most people are in the pursuit of happiness, hospitality owners can promote to potential guests/patrons the benefits of experiences over just things.   People assume that because materials things last longer than experiences, that things will increase our happiness more than so … Read more