Hotel Operations
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Top-Line Growth with Discipline and Passion
Hotel Operations
Article by  Giovanni Angelini Influencing consumers to book hotels is the ultimate objective of any hotelier regardless of their role or position within the organization. In principle, everyone working in the hotel business
How Hotels Increase ROI with TripAdvisor’s Sponsored Placements
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Every day, millions of travelers visit TripAdvisor looking for a place to stay. There are currently 1.4 million hotels, B&Bs, and specialty lodging on TripAdvisor, and hotels can take full
Challenges PR Professionals Face
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We recently took a look at the question of why hotel PR professionals fail to their news published, but now it’s time to see the other side of the story and find
Is a Hospitality Degree Worth It?
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Tourism contributes up to 10% of the world’s work force according to UNWTO, explaining why many undergraduate and graduate schools are offering hospitality degrees. However, unlike engineering where practical skills taught in
A.I. Smart Recommendations Optimize Hotel Operations Driving Better Guest Experience
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It’s easy to think of Artificial Intelligence having four key components; Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Speech, and Image Processing. Each of these key components may have one or several technology subsets
TripAdvisor Releases Data Detailing Fake Reviews
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TripAdvisor has today published its first-ever Review Transparency Report, revealing never-before-shared details about its review moderation processes, as well as statistical data on the volume of fake review attempts targeted at the platform
How Hotel PR Professionals Can Get Stories Across to Journalists
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Some interesting findings were recently revealed by Muck Rack about where journalists find their news and how they view the relationship with hotel PR – and that’s exactly the kind of study that
A Technological Solution to The Chinese Conundrum
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Do you get the feeling of déjà vu when you’re skimming through articles on the hotel industry? That feeling that you’ve seen the same topics discussed ad nauseam? Well you’re
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HRS Offers Hotels An Alternative Distribution Solution
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Today’s hoteliers rely on a number of different distribution channels, some of which offer better returns than others, but when it comes to bringing in the business clients Hotelintel.co has some
What Would Your Hotels Do When Social Media Is Down?
Hotel Operations
This week both Instagram and Facebook were down, causing panic among social media addicts who flocked to Twitter – which mercifully stayed online – to share their concerns. Websites like downforeveryoneorjustme.com that can tell
Sri Lanka’s Tourism Industry on the Rise Despite April Incident
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After the bombing incident earlier this year, many Western media picked up on the dramatic 57 percent drop in international arrivals to Sri Lanka in June, when compared to June 2018. However, although
It's Time for a New CSR Bandwagon
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After a video of a sea turtle with a plastic straw stuck in its nose went viral, the anti-plastic straw movement was born and has ever since become the “go to” CSR. From
Hospitality Design For Success
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Guests’ first impressions of a hotel can influence the entire experience of their stay. Therefore, many hoteliers strive to create the “Wow Factor” in order to capture their guests’ interest, potentially creating more
Online Reviews Remain a Trusted Source of Information When Booking Trips
Hotel Operations
The global study, conducted in partnership with Ipsos MORI, polled over 23,000 TripAdvisor users across 12 markets on the use of online reviews and their role when booking hotels, restaurants and experiences.