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The Official Blog of Hyatt Hotels & Resorts

October 31, 2014
Everything Else

Happy Halloween, Hyatt Style!

When I walked past our boardroom today, I certainly didn’t expect to hear screaming. Very loud, eardrum-piercing screams. But oh yes, then I (quickly) remembered: It’s the annual Halloween bash here at the Hyatt corporate office in Chicago.

Our boardroom had been converted into a haunted house… specifically a thrills-and-chills haunted hospital. Colleagues were greeted by a nurse, asked to put on ER scrubs and then made their way through several chambers full of scream-inducing surprises.

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October 27, 2014
Hotel Openings & Development, Hyatt House, Travel Tips

Welcome to the Neighborhood, Hyatt House San Juan!

Puerto Rico has it all. From beaches to sunny weather, fantastic gastronomy to warm and inviting people, the Island’s essence immediately shines through the second you get to the Island.

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October 23, 2014
Our People

Hyatt: One of the World’s Best Multinational Workplaces

It’s official.  This morning, Great Place to Work® announced Hyatt as one of the World’s Best Multinational Workplaces. We couldn’t agree more and we’re thrilled to add this recognition to the growing list of accolades we have received for our best-in-class workplace culture. The best part? To earn a spot on this coveted list, companies have to be recognized by their associates as an organization that fosters creativity, trust and camaraderie. This award truly belongs to our colleagues, and is a true testament to the care they demonstrate for each other and our guests.

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CIW Hotel of the Future

October 22, 2014
Hyatt Leaders

Continual Innovation: Reflections on Chicago Ideas Week

Isn’t Chicago great?! This city has been Hyatt’s home for many years, and it’s the ideal place to springboard a company. The unique opportunities for growth, pro-business environment, vibrant culture and bright minds were never more apparent than at last week’s Chicago Ideas Week, an event in which Hyatt was honored to have played a part and sponsored. It was a great week of inspiring discussion!

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October 20, 2014
Our People

#InAHyattWorld, We Stand Against Bullying

Last week, our Hyatt family took a stand against bullying and decked ourselves out in purple for #SpiritDay! Millions of people and companies worldwide joined us Wednesday as part of GLAAD’s Spirit Day to show support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth.

Take a look at a few of our favorite snaps of our colleagues around the world showing off their #HyPride.

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Hyatt Runs

October 16, 2014
Hyatt Thrive, Our People

Thrive Thursday: Hyatt Chicago Marathon Runners Raise Nearly $25,000 for St. Jude

On Sunday, October 12th, nearly 45,000 runners took to the streets for the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Among the crowd of athletes were seven Hyatt colleagues from around the world who joined together to run and raise funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Around the World

October 15, 2014
Our People

Around the World: A Warm Hyatt Welcome is Waiting

Welcoming guests, opening the door of the car and hotel, assisting with carrying the luggage — these are only few of the duties of a doorman. It’s much more than this, of course. At Hyatt, it’s our doormen’s welcoming smile that makes all the difference.

We’re proud to feature some of Hyatt’s most caring doormen around the world. We welcome you to explore the unique characteristics of our colleagues in their different cultures and show you firsthand why they love what they do.

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