Category Archives: Hospitality News

We Have Moved!

We have moved over to the “real” version of WordPress, and now we officially have our website connected to our blog 🙂 Our archives will remain here but any new posts can be found at http://forfengdesigns.com/chef-forfengs-blog/. Thank you everyone who has … Continue reading

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B&B Web Hosting Information and Choosing a Web Hosting Service Checklist

One of the questions I get quite a bit from new innkeepers is “How do we get information about web hosting and who do we use? There is so much information out there, but much of it is paid reviews or … Continue reading

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How to Write a Social Media Strategic Plan for Bed and Breakfasts

For many businesses, including B&Bs, writing a strategic plan for their business is not high on their priority list, but it should be! Writing a strategic plan for social media in this digital age is now an absolute must! If … Continue reading

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Questions for Interviewing an Innkeeper

A common question I get asked is, “We need to hire an innkeeper or assistant innkeeper, is there a list of frequently asked questions that we can use for interviewing people?” This is a general list of questions. We would … Continue reading

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Innkeepers, Thinking of running a social media contest?

Thinking of running a social media contest? Before you do make sure you check out contest guidelines, and make sure that what you want to do is legal in your state. Each social media platform has different rules and regulations … Continue reading

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ADA Service Animal Requirements for Bed and Breakfasts

This past week I wrote an article for PAII’s May Newsletter with some information that the US Justice Department has put out on commonly asked questions about service animals. I wanted to elaborate a bit on the article, and delve … Continue reading

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Branding, Marketing and the Internet for Aspiring Innkeepers. Part Three

This is part three of a series based on a recent session I did for Aspiring innkeepers at the recent Mid-Atlantic Innkeepers Conference in Virginia. Part One can be found here and Part Two here. Slide 14 gave screen shots … Continue reading

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