We need you today!

Today's post is about the power of community to make something happen, and today, we need you and your community! We're launching a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for our commission-free booking portal which means that if you register your property, hook up your online reservations system with ours, visitors to our portal will be [...]

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Your Bed and Breakfast Business and the 3rd element

In my last blog post (CLICK HERE to read it) I talked about the 3 elements you need to run and maintain a profitable B&B business. To recap- the first element (puppy)  is your website and your control over it.  Think of your website as your shop window to the world – a kind of [...]

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Who’s in charge of your business?

I’ve just returned from a trip to the UK where I presented at Visit Wiltshire’s annual tourism event at Bowood House, and returned to an avalanche of requests to join the new Facebook group Beautiful Bed and Breakfasts and get on our Google map! In both cases, this had me looking at a lot of [...]

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Join the revolution!

Today's the day!  After months of work and talk, we are launching our brand new portal, Stayin.Town.  Here's how this portal is different from the hundreds of others you're probably already listed on.... First, start generating commission free bookings.  Free for you the owner and your guests.  You can quickly connect your existing online reservations [...]

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Interview with Sue Burrell

Sue and Andrew Burrell won Trip Advisor's Best B&B In The World in 2015!  I'm so happy to bring you this interview with Sue, where she shares her wisdom on how they managed to reach those dizzy heights after just 2 and a half years in business!  Here's Sue's wisdom:   Choose one strategy and [...]

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Interview with Liz Truckle

Liz and Paul Truckle won Trip Advisor's Best B&B  In Austria in 2015 so I wanted to get Liz's nuggets on what has made them so successful.  Here's Liz's wisdom: Take care of your own energy levels.  If you're new to this business you will be enthusiastic and totally absorbed in the business, until you [...]

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How to double your bed and breakfast business in 2016

One of the things that many of us struggle with is an underlying belief that in order to make more money, attract more guests or have something we don’t already have, is that we need to work harder or longer, or that it’s going to be difficult. No pain, no gain, right? It’s New Year’s [...]

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What fascinates you?

Sometimes things just don’t go the way we planned and we feel discouraged. Sometimes we think we’ve done everything right but it still hasn’t worked. Why is that? On our weekly coaching call, one of my lovely clients was stuck. She had gone through the process of making a couple of offers to her past [...]

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