Hospitality Management

People Skills and Manners on and off the Job

by Lyn Pont PhD



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 12/1/2014

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 276
ISBN : 9781491733080
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 276
ISBN : 9781491733097

About the Book

Hospitality Management is a career and life reference for both seasoned executives and new hires. This book positions associates to work comfortably in a global environment and to interpret the cultural expectations of their guests. The author, Lyn Pont, PhD, is a motivational public speaker and educator. She is the president and founder of Manners for Business, Inc. In Hospitality Management she discusses service, relationships, integrity, communications, personal image, creativity, the bottom line, and so much more. As a story teller, Dr. Pont weaves into the narrative valuable industry history and tales that support a culture of service and personal excellence.

Competition in the hospitality industry is nonstop, and brands are looking for associates who can handle themselves flawlessly both on and off the job. Modern hospitality professionals are correctly concerned about representing their organizations, and themselves, with polish, politeness, confidence, and authority. Hospitality Management leads the way by showcasing the soft skills that you can use to amaze your guests with your outstanding attention to customer care.

If you believe in remarkable service and have a passion for this great industry, then Hospitality Management will delight you with a treasure chest of hands-on, practical information that will assist you throughout your career.

“Pont’s book is a must-read for anyone considering a career in hospitality.”

—Isadore Sharp, chairman and founder, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts

“A refreshing, thorough, and necessary read for anyone dealing with the intricacies of the industry. … A great training tool for the hospitality industry.”

—Arthur J. Torno, vice president, American Airlines, Inc.

“Leave it to business etiquette expert Dr. Lyn Pont to author the most comprehensive guide to providing your guests with the memorable hospitality experience they deserve.”

—Martin Yang, master chef, author, food consultant, cooking show and travelogue host

About the Author

Lyn Pont, PhD, inspires hospitality associates around the world to provide extraordinary customer care by promoting themselves and their brands as exceptional. She is a public speaker who, through in-house workshops and keynote addresses, educates and motivates individuals and teams to grow the bottom line. The author has a PhD in Leadership. She is an experienced human resources and business behavior professional. Dr. Pont is the founder of Manners for Business, Inc. Visit her online at: – she would love to hear from you.