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Hospitality Money Managers Should Avoid Short-term Trading 
A new study from Cornell University suggests that professional investment managers often engage in short-term stock trading with poor results, which could have serious implications for hospitality firms with billions of dollars in pension funds... Read more »
Study Finds Substantial Benefits from Tabletop Ordering Technology 
Although tabletop ordering technology can be expensive to install, many restaurants are adding ordering pads to their tabletops—and a new study from the Cornell Center for Hospitality Research (CHR) finds that the tabletop technology can both speed table turns and increase average checks...Read more »
Tool Allows Restaurants to Evaluate Menu Specials
A new tool published by the Cornell Center for Hospitality Research (CHR) helps restaurant operators calculate the likely monetary outcomes of offering off-peak specials. The tool and its accompanying explanation, were developed by Gary M. Thompson, a professor at the School of Hotel Administration... Read more »
Blog Features Faculty Research Highlights
Industry practitioners and academics alike can keep up with the latest in faculty research in a convenient blog format. Recent posts feature how hoteliers can choose the right amenities, ways to improve long-distance team collaboration, and which features attract potential on-line guest bookings... Read more »
Book Direct: Hoteliers, you may be better prepared than you think
Faith Marshall, a CHR Advisory Board member and director of travel, transportation, and hospitality at NTT DATA, joins Kelly McGuire for CHR Insights. In this series, McGuire presents industry research and guest interviews to address current industry issues... Read more »
Register Now and Save!
As a Cornell alumni or friend, you save $125.00 with Promo Code CHR, in addition to the $400.00 Super Savings, on the only conference on how to use your HR strategy to drive organization-wide success. For details and to register, visit or call 1-800-727-1227. At The HR in Hospitality Conference, March 27 - 29 at ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, you’ll hear their proven guidance on leveraging employee talent to enhance guest experience, using workforce technology to become an employer of choice, making data-based HR decisions and much more.
Upcoming Events
November 6
Sustainability Roundtable... more »
Ithaca, NY
November 11
Restaurant Revenue Management Roundtable... more »
 Ithaca, NY
March 15
CHR Career Session with Students... more »
Ithaca, NY
November 14
CHR Advisory Board Meeting... more »
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