Management Guides

The Institute produces management guides on topics of relevance to hospitality professionals, academics and students. Guide contributors are industry experts and key points are summarised for easy application in hospitality workplaces. Each guide includes a 'Further Resources' section listing additional sources of quality information.

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Latest Publications

NEW Management Standards 
New Management Guide: Acrylamide in Food - Guidance for Caterers
Gender Pay Gap Reporting
Search, Book, Stay: Embracing Technology at Every Stage of the Traveller's Online Journey
Crisis Planning: Communications, Management and Response
Get Ready for the General Data Protection Regulations

Food and Food Safety Guides

Making Drinking Water Part of Your CSR Policy
Addressing Food Waste: Case Studies for the Hospitality Industry
Reducing Food Waste in Hospitality
Cooking with Gas: Ensuring Safety in Hospitality Businesses
Catering for Gluten-free Diets

Health and Safety Guides

Combatting Human Trafficking: Spotting Signals and Raising Barriers
Flood Checklist for Hospitality Managers
Tackling the Hidden Hazard in Commercial Kitchens
Event Organisers Toolkit
Business Continuity Planning in Hospitality
Managing Legionnaires' Disease

Management Guides

Key Hospitality Ratios
Forecasting, Pricing and Revenue Decisions for Hospitality
Wage Increases: Preparing your Hospitality Business
A Guide to Career and Job-seeking Resources
Does Your Website Meet New Mobile Standards?
Zero Hours Contracts: Making them Work
Employing Ex-offenders: Making the Right Choice (free download)
A Guide to Your Obligations Under the Equality Act 2010
Profits, Parity and the OFT: Recent Changes in Revenue Management
Hotel Marketing in the Digital Age
TUPE 2014: How Recent Changes May Affect Your Hospitality Business
Remarketing Advertising: Catching the Ones that Got Away
Attracting and Retaining Staff: Pay Benchmarking for Competitive Advantage
Great Expectations: Successful Work Experiences in Hospitality
Winning Staff: How to Develop a Robust Reward Strategy
PESTLE for Hospitality Businesses