Boutique Hotel News Networking Event: Recruiting and Retaining Top Talent. Boutique Hotel News has teamed up with Eccleston Square Hotel to host the sixth of a series of highly targeted educational networking events for luxury and boutique hotel owners, general managers, service providers, Press and invited guests. The evening will feature a panel discussion looking at How to attract and retain top talent. Luxury and boutique hoteliers must constantly be on the hunt for new talent. To do this, one needs to understand what prospective employees are looking for in a career in terms of compensation, culture and perks. Even in today’s lagging economy with a high unemployment rate, there is still a war for talent. The panel will explore how to attract, select and retain the best and brightest, and the challenges faced.