NEW resources to help run hospitality and tourism businesses – from VisitEngland

A new website is available to help hospitality and tourism managers make the most of their businesses. The resources offered on VisitEngland’s new business site will be of particular interest to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and can assist them in refining their offer, targeting the right consumer market, understanding important legislation around the operation of accommodation services and much more!

If you do one thing, make yourself aware of the contents of the popular Pink Book Online which explains what accommodation businesses must do to stay on the right side of the law.

A must-read for tourism and accommodation providers in England.
A must-read for tourism and accommodation providers in England.

Some of the further topics covered include:

  • Growing your Business
  • Understanding your Markets
  • Developing your Offer
  • Quality Assessment for your Accommodation
  • Quality Assessment for your Attraction
  • Providing Access for All
  • Maximising your Sustainability
  • Promoting your Business
  • Developing you and your Team
  • Managing your Finances
  • Crisis Management
  • Tourism Planning Guidance

You don’t even have to be operating in England to find some of these hospitality resources applicable to improving your operations. Using VisitEngland’s excellent tools alongside the Institute of Hospitality’s extensive ebooks and online publications – which cover everything from operations and HR to sustainability and tourism – you’ll find you have everything you need to run a successful hospitality or tourism business at your fingertips!

Find VisitEngland’s new website at:


Author: Institute of Hospitality

Established in 1938, the Institute is the international professional membership body for managers and aspiring managers who work or study in the hospitality, leisure and tourism industries. We help more than 10,000 hospitality professionals in 100 countries grow their knowledge, professional profile and expertise offering a wide range of high quality membership services such as targeted and regular industry networking events, hospitality qualifications and extensive online quality resources such as free management guides, Hospitality magazine, webinars, ebooks and ejournals. To learn more about our many member benefits, view our website or email