In this month's 'Spotlight on...' series our focus is people. Read on for support and advice covering mental health, wellness and stress management, community spirit and engagement, and staff hygiene and safety. The hospitality industry revolves around people, and we want to support you in ensuring your staff are happy, healthy, and informed.

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    Mental Health, Wellness, Stress Management

    The NEW normal to the NEW world - Preparing for the future in Hospitality

    As part of the Montgomery Group Series, Hospitality Jobs UK and leading hospitality experts share good practice and discuss topical subjects during our new normal, from leadership and mental health to training and support. #hospitalityproud
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    People Insights, Interviews

    Interview with Robin Hutson, Lime Wood Group and Home Grown Hotels

    As part of our 'Spotlight on...' series, we caught up with renowned hotelier Robin Hutson, Founder and Chief Executive of Lime Wood Group and Home Grown Hotels, to hear how he has managed his team during the Covid-19 pandemic, and what measures he has taken to protect his people.
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    Community Spirit, Engagement, webinar

    Marketing in an unstable environment

    As part of the Montgomery Group Series, social media expert Alison Battisby of Avocado Social joined us to provide an encouraging lesson on how to approach your online marketing, with inspiring examples and practical tips on how to shine bright throughout this difficult time.
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    The £150k Marketing Playbook for Hospitality

    As part of the Montgomery Group Series, Mark McCulloch, Katy Moses and Mark Stretton joined us to present their free of charge '100 Days Playbook'. Filled with expertise in brand, marketing, PR, digital, and social media, to help the hospitality sector get back on its feet.
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    AA launch Covid-19 safe scheme for UK hospitality businesses

    AA have announced the AA COVID Confident assessment scheme to help support the hospitality industry in re-establishing and rebuilding consumer confidence as the UK comes out of lockdown. The free scheme is open to all hospitality establishments that pass the AA's stringent criteria. All applicants are encouraged to make a donation to Hospitality Action.
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    Returning to work in a post-lockdown world

    Returning to work in a post-lockdown world is very much high on the agenda for many people at the moment. Here, UKHospitality look at what normality could mean for many employers and employees post-lockdown, from health & safety and employee wellbeing, to social distancing and hygiene procedures.
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    How to reopen your hotel, pub or restaurant post-lockdown

    The government allowed hotels, pubs and restaurants to reopen on 4th July after publishing guidance on how to reopen your hospitality business. Here, smallbusiness.co.uk cover everything we know so far...
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    Mental Health, Wellness, Stress Management

    Tips and techniques for supporting your employees during covid-19

    Your employees will need your support and guidance more than ever before when they return to work after months of staying home. Lindsey Apple-Flynn mental health expert at Connect2Care has produced a webinar and online resource to provide employers with the tips and insights to support their staff through necessary adjustments with returning to work.
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    Hospitality wellness campaign now pause launch relaxation podcasts

    These five minute podcasts have been created to help hospitality workers de-stress and relax their thoughts when heading back to work in their business post-lockdown. The podcasts cover five key topics, including breathing, relaxation and mindfulness.
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    Wellness advice for hospitality workers returning to work

    Hospitality Action have put together some useful advice for hospitality workers returning to work after months of closure. The wellness hub is broken down into advice for both individuals and employers and focuses on key steps to make workers feel confident and safe when returning to work and dealing with customers in the 'new normal' working environment.
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    Community Spirit, Engagement

    Donation platform launched by eviivo

    A public appeal is calling on people to donate to a central fund to give NHS staff and essential workers a much-needed holiday at a B&B, vacation rental, hotel or pub with rooms in the aftermath of COVID-19. The initiative came from eviivo employees, and has so far seen 15,750 rooms made available.
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    Together we can #supporthospitality

    Independent Hotel Show exhibitor, Giftpro, have introduced an initiative to support the hospitality industry through this difficult time. The Support Hospitality website is designed to help hospitality businesses connect with consumers by offering takeaway services and gift vouchers.

 

Hospitality Lockdown Hero Awards Logo transparentWe've launched the Hospitality Lockdown Hero Awards to provide our industry with the opportunity to appreciate the amazing, supportive individuals and businesses of lockdown. We have put together a variety of awards and we encourage you to nominate those that you feel have made an incredible contribution to the industry or their local community. Entries close on Friday 24th July.

Nominate your lockdown hero here

 

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