How to go out of business (or not)

This week the UK B&B Association tweeted that Redgate Smithy B&B was closing its doors in October, and citing the online travel agents as the main reason why This caught my attention, because I’m sure there are many other reasons why a B&B would close its doors, especially after 15 years of good service, but I wanted to find out …

Be Ready for the Changes

Hello I’m Yvonne Halling and this video is about the changes already taking place in our industry, and those I see coming, so if you own or are planning to own and run a B&B, guest house or Inn, then please pay close attention to what I’m about to reveal. First, let me speak to you if you’re an established …

Why Do You Need a Brand and Platform for Your Bed and Breakfast Business.

Hello I’m Yvonne Halling and in this video I’m going to talk you about how to use two simple and timeless strategies that will have you standing out from the crowd, and attracting more of the guests you want to attract, without listing on any more of the big online travel agents. So if you’ve been wondering how you can …

My Mission and Vision

Hi I’m Yvonne Halling – Bed and Breakfast Coach. Since 2013 I’ve been working with established B&Bs, guest houses and inns to increase their business by at least 25% in one season, while working less and having more fun, and with new owners to start off with the right strategy, structure and systems in place so they don’t fall prey …

Why I Do What I Do

Over the past 6 years I’ve been helping B&Bs, guest houses, inns and small hotels to increase their direct bookings, pay less in commissions to online travel agents, fill rooms in the low seasons, charge more and work less, freeing up their time to spend with those they love. The side effects of those changes have been more confidence, stronger …

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Providing Regular Content for Your Bed and Breakfast Client List

Hi I’m Yvonne Halling of www.bedandbreakfastcoach.com and this video is Part 3 in my series on how to use the internet to bring you more guests, more fun and more money, so if you’ve been frustrated and overwhelmed by so much conflicting advice out there on how to really use the internet for your benefit, then this series of 4 …

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How to Nurture and Care for Your Bed and Breakfast Client List

Hello I’m Yvonne Halling of www.bedandbreakfastcoach.com and this video is Part 2 in my series on how to use the internet to bring your bed and breakfast, guest house, or inn more guests, more fun and more money, so if you’ve been frustrated and overwhelmed by so much conflicting advice out there on how to really use the internet in marketing your …

Principles of Marketing Your Bed and Breakfast, Guest House or Inn Using The Internet

Hello I’m Yvonne Halling of www.bedandbreakfastcoach.com and in this video I’m going to talk you about how to use the internet to bring you more guests, more fun and more money, so if you’ve been frustrated and overwhelmed by so much conflicting advice out there on how to really use the internet for your benefit, then this series of 4 videos …

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How to Use Online Travel Agents for Your Benefit

Hi I’m Yvonne Halling of www.bedandbreakfastcoach.com and in today’s video, I’m going to talk about using online travel agents for your benefit, not theirs, so if you’re depending largely on them to bring you guests, then my 3 top tips in this video will help you to reduce the commissions you may be paying to online travel agents, and take back …