Its about little words with massive effect and making dreams into reality. Storytelling isnt only nice to have when youre managing a hotel; its needed. Theres so much more to learn, though – especially if youre working in hospitality!
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Over the years, Cyber Monday has become a huge opportunity for hotels to drive bookings. What started as a one-day online shopping holiday that followed Black Friday has now extended to weeks before Thanksgiving, with some sales even lasting the entire month of November.
Its officially budget season again, and the growing list of priorities and considerations for a successful 2020 is currently top of mind. I know from my own experience that with so many investment options out there, its difficult to really know what will bring the most success in 2020. Personally, I like to rely on data and research to guide by strategy, because otherwise, it's a shot in the dark.
Anyone who has watched Dirty Dancing remembers the iconic line, 'Nobody puts Baby in the corner.' Well, hoteliers, what about baby boomers? Over the last few years, millennials have captured a great deal of attention across industries, with hospitality being no exception. Their unique travel behaviors and impressive buying power have generated sizeable interest from hoteliers around the globe, who are eager to tap into their psyche and earn the loyalty of this generational group.
Guest experience extends much further than just what happens on property. Social Media is a perfect place for hotels to build connections with existing and potential hotel guests and enhance their hotel experience.
Take a deep dive into the state of hospitality incentives in a new Hotel Management Company Incentive Plan Research Report released by HSMAI and ZS to discover key findings in incentive compensation structure, metrics, revenue, goal attainment, and more. The report is designed to help hospitality leaders make informed decisions to maximize the design and success of incentive plans.
Lodging Interactives Founder and CEO, DJ Vallauri, discusses the importance of conversational marketing and why every hotel should prepare to leverage the new Facebook social media messaging platform in 2020.
Budgeting season is a time to analyze your hotels marketing and technology initiatives from the previous year and set a new plan in action to start off 2020 on the right foot. When putting together your budget, think about upgrades your property needs to make regarding your digital technology and marketing strategy.
How the 4 Ps of Marketing Can Help Improve Ownership Reports