Category: HATC News

U.S. Department of Labor

New US regulations allow millions right to overtime pay

Overtime for White Collar Workers Overview and Summary of Final Rule One of the most basic tenets of our economy is that a hard day’s work should lead to a fair...


How Hotels can partner with Texas DARS

DARS can be a great partner to businesses in updating their affirmative action plans and providing them with qualified applicants for the positions they are trying to...


Adopt a Zero Tolerance Workplace Violence Policy

In past issues of the Industry Update, we reported OSHA is increasing the number of inspections on businesses across the U.S., including lodging properties.  As part...

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HATC Proudly Supports the Catholic Charities of Fort Worth

HATC is a proud supporter of Catholic Charities of Fort Worth and encourages HATC members to use this partnership as a resource for hiring, translation services and take...


Ambassadors Program

Are you interested in volunteering with the Hotel Association of Tarrant County? Our Ambassador Program is a great way to meet and network with other Hotels and Allied...


HATC Job Posting Form

A benefit our HATC Members receives are complimentary job postings on our website. If your Hotel or Company is a member in good standing and interested in having HATC...

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Be Prepared for Flu, Zika Virus, and Other Diseases

In recent weeks, a great deal of news coverage has been devoted to the Zika virus, a disease that is primarily spread to people through mosquito bites.  Several cases...


Texas Lodging Industry Economic Trends for January 2016


Dept of Labor

Higher Salary Required for Overtime Pay Exemptions: Expect Expedited Agency Action

The Federal Department of Labor (DOL) is taking steps earlier than anticipated to implement new proposed overtime rules.  These proposed rules significantly increase...

Wage & Benefit Survey 2015

2015 Wage & Benefit Survey

The Hotel Association of Tarrant County’s Wage & Benefit Survey is one of your most valuable membership benefits.  Only hotels that complete this survey correctly...

Nominate-Holiday Awards

Nominate Your Staff Today for the 2015 Holiday Awards Luncheon

Awards Nominations 2015 Click Here to Begin Awards Survey

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2016 HATC Board Nominations

We want your opinion on a HATC Member that needs to be Nominated for the 2016 HATC Board. Click on the Board Nomination Form below, and tell us what you think. Board...

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Nominate your staff today for HATC year end awards

Nominate Your Staff Today for the 2013 Holiday Awards Luncheon

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Free Money for members Short Course Scholarships

FREE MONEY Register Today for a Chance at Scholarship Money for the 2014 Short Course Program