Optii Blogs & News

How to Balance Housekeeping Efficiency with Quality at Your Hotel

Sep 27, 2018 11:34:14 AM | Optii_User2018 | 0 Comments
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It’s easy to assume that making housekeeping operations more efficient means cutting corners, paying less attention to cleaning details, ultimately diminishing the guest experience.
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What Guests Want from Their Hotel Experiences in 2018

Sep 20, 2018 11:32:22 AM | Optii_User2018 | 0 Comments
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It’s a common question amongst hotel owners these days: How can hotels create an experience that will attract the travelers of both today and tomorrow? As younger generations with unique needs and demands become a larger portion of every industry’s target audience, hotels who want to evolve with these new generations will need to make a few key changes to keep up.
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How much is one minute of your room attendants’ time really worth?

Sep 6, 2018 11:30:18 AM | Optii_User2018 | 0 Comments
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One minute. 60 seconds.
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Everything You Thought You Knew About Housekeeping Management…But Didn’t

Aug 23, 2018 11:11:13 AM | Optii_User2018 | 0 Comments
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With guest-room cleanliness directly tied to a hotel’s financial success, housekeeping operations are one of the most important functions in a hotel. But how much do you actually know about the department’s inner workings? Find out some surprising facts about housekeeping operations, and how you can use them to your advantage:
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Minimum Wage is on the Rise – Here’s How to Keep Housekeeping Labor in Check

Aug 9, 2018 11:01:21 AM | Optii_User2018 | 0 Comments
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While the federal minimum wage rate for hourly employees hasn’t been raised in more than a decade, many states and even localities have begun to take matters into their own hands by mandating significant hikes in minimum wage requirements, affecting hotels across the nation.
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5 Reasons to Switch to Intelligent Housekeeping Technology

Aug 1, 2018 10:50:37 AM | Optii_User2018 | 0 Comments
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While the hospitality industry has always been a people business, the cost-saving benefits of implementing more technology in hotel operations are causing owners and managers to fully embrace the help of new intelligent technology solutions. However, most hotels have only implemented new technology in their front-of-house operations – but what about other key departments, like housekeeping? Implementing a new intelligent solution into this often-overlooked area can significantly increase room-attendant productivity, reduce labor costs and deliver real ROI results.
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A Skeptical Housekeeping Veteran Embraces the Power of OPTii

Sep 3, 2016 10:58:28 AM | Optii_User2018 | 0 Comments
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When Tracey Reed was an executive housekeeper at the Sofitel Brisbane in Australia, the hotel’s general manager asked her opinion about whether to adopt OPTii to help manage her crew.
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Housekeeping: Does Efficiency have to come at the cost of Quality and Service?

Jun 21, 2016 10:56:36 AM | Optii_User2018 | 0 Comments
At first blush, one might assume that driving major new labor efficiencies into the hotel housekeeping operation will mean cut corners, less attention to cleaning details, and a diminished guest experience.
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About Optii Solutions

Headquartered in Austin, USA, Optii Solutions was founded in 2006 by hospitality professionals who recognized the need for innovation in housekeeping and operations management. The Optii hotel operations platform allows hotels to reduce costs, streamline operations and enhance the guest experience in proven and tangible ways. We bring together smarter technologies such as artificial intelligence, analytics, messaging and mobility to empower operations teams, without requiring capital expenditure and complex integrations.
 
Backed by investments from Thayer Ventures, Kinetic Ventures, and HOF Capital, the company services large international hotel clients throughout Asia, Australia, Europe and North America. 
 

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