Survey Finds Social Media Boosts Hotel Occupancy by 2x

PALO ALTO, Calif.—Hotel properties that actively engage with social media reviews grow occupancy at double the rate of properties that don’t, according to a...

Engaging Today’s Connected Travelers

Hotels that establish meaningful relationships with guests can maximize revenue opportunities and increase customer satisfaction, travel industry experts said during the Digital Marketing Strategy...

Ask Anthony: How Do Sales Staff Stay Motivated in an Online World?

Anthony Melchiorri, hotel fixer and host of Travel Channel’s Hotel Impossible, loves dishing out advice. From sharing best practices to tackling operational issues, he’s here...

Wyndham Acquires Dolce Hotels and Resorts for $57M

PARSIPPANY, N.J.—Wyndham Hotel Group today announced it has acquired Dolce Hotels and Resorts, a provider and manager of group accommodations with a portfolio of...

Hotels Jump on the Bleisure Trend

As the lines continue to blur between business and leisure travel, hotels are in a prime position to capitalize on the growing “bleisure” segment....
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Five Markets With the Most Hotel Construction

Analysts at Lodging Econometrics recently reported the top five markets with the largest hotel construction pipelines for the third quarter of 2018. The number...
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14 Hotel Companies Among 2019 Best Employers for Diversity

Fourteen hotel companies are among this year's Best Employers for Diversity, according to Forbes magazine. The list, which recognizes organizations for their commitment to...
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How to Spot and Get Rid of Common Household Pests in Hotels

Running a business in the hospitality industry is a tough task, and when pests are added to the equation, it can get even more...
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15 Women Moving Up Hospitality’s Career Ladder

Over the past few years, more and more women seem to be climbing to the top ranks of the hotel industry. This isn’t a coincidence—woman...