You have your hotel revenue pickup report, have been filling in the information diligently, and now are left with a spreadsheet full of numbers. Now what? Here are the next steps to take with all that information.Read More
Trivago announced the top hotels in Canada for 2015. One of the boutique hotels I work with was named the top hotel in Northern Canada.Read More
Hotels around the world are starting to install live chat buttons on their websites to help their customers finish their hotel bookings. Learn more about how easy and cheap this actually is to do.Read More
2015 was once again a very successful year for the boutique hotel. Here is a rundown of tactics that were used to increase the revenues by a good margin.Read More
Flok is a loyalty program that is well suited for hotels to use. It's simple to use, affordable, and a rewarding experience for both guests and hotels. Click through to learn more.
InnQuest is releasing a new web booking engine for their roomMaster property management system. Come look at some screenshots and details about this great booking engine.
Short profiles of properties from around the world that are minimalistic in nature, beautiful to look at.
Little Hoteliers is a property management system for small hotels and vacation rentals (front desk system, booking engine for a website, and channel manager.) While exploring their website and looking at their products, I came across their resource centre for small hotels which have several free offerings.
There are 10 ebooks covering topics such as:
Reviewing the revenue management and dristribution books, I was quite impressed with how simple the books were to digest. They should take no longer than a few hours to get through the complete collection of books. Best of all is that they are free and yours to pass along to staff members or other people in the hospitality industry that may be interested them.
Some of the books may be of interest for larger hotels and operations, but in general, they are written for smaller properties that are unfamiliar with channel mannagement and online marketing.
They also manage a blog which is full of articles and kept up to date. Definitely a great resource to dive into.
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