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Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards

“PCI-DSS” refers to the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards, which is a set of security standards developed by the major credit card companies. Every merchant that takes credit cards is subject to PCI-DSS through the agreement it has with ...

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Crossover Investors

Crossover Investors

Anthony Falor, managing director for Ten-X’s Hospitality Group, describes crossover investors in the industry as “qualified groups or individuals who may or may not currently be in the hospitality space but understand the benefit of diversification into different commercial asset ...

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Exploring the Internet of Things

Exploring the Internet of Things

The internet of things (IoT) is one of the biggest trends in the lodging industry today—and it follows a major push in the consumer marketplace. Giving common household items the capability for wireless internet interaction is simply huge in the ...

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University Athletics

University Athletics

Athletics play a major role in the university selection process for many high school students all over the United States. And college athletics are big business—31.15 million people attended college sporting events in spring 2015. College football alone is a ...

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The Overtime Rule

The Overtime Rule

On May 18, the U.S. Department of Labor announced an updated regulation that increases the minimum salary for paid overtime from $455 to $913 per week. Salaried workers were previously only entitled to paid overtime if they made less than ...

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Sentiment Analysis

Sentiment Analysis

Sentiment analysis refers to the use of natural language processing, text analysis, and computational linguistics to identify and extract subjective impressions in source materials, according to Wikipedia. Hotel reputation management software solutions are capable of aggregating reviews and social media ...

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