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How Millennial’s Spending Habits Benefit the Hospitality Industry

How Millennial’s Spending Habits Benefit the Hospitality Industry

Baby Boomers and even Generation X are increasingly perplexed by the changes seen in the spending habits of the new millennial generation. Many companies are reinventing themselves to appeal to a generation who are projected to have an annual spending power of $200 Billon US Dollar within the next five years, and companies are actively seeking ways to capture their interests (and wallets).

I recently transitioned from the fashion industry to the hospitality industry. I was curious to find out how the future looked in terms of spending trends and the findings are promising!  

According to a recent study millennials...


Happy Staff, Happy Client! Here’s How:

Happy Staff, Happy Client! Here’s How:

Why is it so important for staff to be happy in order to have satisfied customers?

Richard Branson famously said, “If you look after your staff, they’ll look after your customers” it seems fairly straight forward, yet so many companies fail to live by this mantra. 

What are we left with? Staff who feel undervalued, unappreciated and moody are essentially the number one reason why clients don’t return or worst- leave that dreaded customer review on social media for the whole world to see!

We’ve all been there, and witnessed first handedly how impactful customer service can be.

This is particularly...


Trends in Hospitality

Trends in Hospitality

Like many industries at the moment, the hospitality industry is experiencing some pretty hefty changes which are all re shaping the way we interact with the concept of travel and hotels.

With a growing millennial market, having an estimated 170 billion dollar buying power, the hospitality industry is paying close attention to what might lure them in. Hotels and leisure facilities are becoming more distinctive and cutting edge in order to grab their attention (and keep it.)

But what are these trends? As a fellow millennial, I can attest to the following:

1. GROWTH IN BOUTIQUE HOTELS  

A study has...


10 Tips for a Perfectly Fitting Suit

10 Tips for a Perfectly Fitting Suit

When it comes to men's suits, there are many elements to consider to ensure the wearer feels comfortable and looks sharp.

We have put together a simple step by step checklist to ensure a perfectly fitting suit.

1. COLLAR 

To ensure the collar looks good, make sure it lies smoothly against the back of your shirt collar. There shouldn't be any significant gaps between your jacket collar and your shirt collar. 

2. SHOULDERS

The armhole seam should hit exactly where the shoulder ends. There should be no wrinkling along the shoulder line. Make sure there is no 'dip' after the seam because...


Tips for Choosing Staff Uniforms

Tips for Choosing Staff Uniforms

It can be tricky enough dressing yourself each morning, so choosing an outfit for an entire team can be a daunting thought.

At Dresscode, we have come up with a few key elements to consider when choosing your staff uniform to ensure everyone feels comfortable and confident in what they are wearing.

 

1. FIT 

People come in all shapes and sizes which is why selecting the right fit is crucial.

The best solution to this problem is choosing styles that flatter all body shapes.

- For females, avoid styles which are tight around the bust. 

- Skirts are generally...