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Take a Break and Hire Inn Sitters!

  Are you running your bed and breakfast or is your B&B running you? There are moments when you cannot close your doors because your rooms are booked yet you need a break, have an innkeeping conference to attend, or a family emergency requires you to need to leave. Hire inn sitters, or interim innkeepers, … Read more

The Four Doors Of Innkeeping

  The Four Doors of Innkeeping is based on the book The Four Doors: A Guide to Joy, Freedom, and a Meaningful Life by #1 New York Times bestselling author Richard Paul Evans.  There are more than 17 million copies of his books in print worldwide, translated in more than 24 languages.   Door #1: Believe … Read more

Upcoming Innkeeping Conferences

Don’t miss these upcoming innkeeping conferences in 2016.  In January, hundreds of innkeepers and industry partners from all over the country (and beyond) will meet in Austin, Texas to experience the biggest industry conference in the U.S. The PAII Innkeeping Conference & Trade Show January 10 – 14, 2016, will showcase industry trends, best practices, and encourage you to renew … Read more

Labor Day Weekend Road Trip

Some of your bed and breakfast guests will be traveling by car and we hope they have a lovely Labor Day weekend road trip.  First, some fun facts about how the Labor Day holiday got started in the United States.  Did you know the United States workers’ unions chose the first Monday in September because it … Read more

What Motivates You?

    What motivates you?  What inspires you?  If you know the answer to those two questions, it can give you the strength and energy you need to persevere day in and day out.       How did you come to be bed and breakfast owners?  Whether you are new to inn-keeping or have … Read more

New Year’s Eve Resolutions

Do you have any 2014 New Year’s Eve resolutions for your bed and breakfast?  Here are some possible improvements or new beginnings with your online presence: 1. Your Website: What are its strengths? What are its weaknesses? What opportunities come about? (business) What threats does it have? (competitors) 2. Your Blog: Do we have one? … Read more

PAII Conference January 15, 2014

The Professional Association of Innkeepers International is holding a four-day conference starting Monday January 13.  This post will focus on day 3, Wednesday January 15.  The opportunities to learn abound. Speakers will be discussing topics including: Tips for Running an Efficient Bed and Breakfast The Basic Gourmet Inn Property Valuation Video Marketing 101 Insurance Strategies … Read more