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The technology cheat sheet for hotel general managers
The buck stops with the hotel’s general manager. The GM is responsible for anything and everything to do with a property’s operation. However, a hotel that manages a...Read the full article
Why is it that real estate agents love Zillow but hotels hate the OTAs?
While Zillow and Expedia are similar in many ways, Zillow is loved by many in the real estate industry while Expedia and its rival Booking are widely considered to be &ldquo...Read the full article
IDeaS Wins Coveted Global People’s Choice Award in the 2019 HotelTechAwards
Each year along with individual awards for the top rated product in each category, Hotel Tech Report recognizes the top 10 most customer centric global companies in the annual...Read the full article
The 10 Best Places to Work in Hotel Tech 2019
Creating a great work environment is the single biggest determinant of success for any business. Companies that foster great work environments attract the best people and the...Read the full article
Hospitality's next 5 years will be shaped by mobile saturation, shrinking office spaces and the gig economy
It's never easy to push through the hype and find the substance -- especially in hospitality, which is a challenging blend of guest-facing technology and back office software. Each...Read the full article
Benchmarking your hotel's email marketing for success
Email marketing continues to be paramount for effective and affordable hotel marketing. Unlike social media or search, it's also a channel that hotels own, which means that the...Read the full article
This is the tech you need to streamline your hotel's operations
As any hotelier can attest, a modern hotel operation is a tangle of systems and technologies. Navigating the options can be overwhelming and frustrating, mainly because it's...Read the full article
Why did the European Commission go after airline GDS and not hotels?
After the European Commission successfully prosecuted Google for its unfair search practices, travel industry pundits wondered if Google’s suite of travel products would be...Read the full article
The future of hotel software is here: instant implementation, free integrations and apps for everything
Back when I worked in hotels drones were all the rage. Amazon had announced that it was planning to make drone deliveries in the not so distant future and every major news...Read the full article
Is your property social media ready?
One of the fundamental challenges for hospitality marketers is the need to inspire trust in people who have never met you or anyone from your business, usually from thousands of...Read the full article