Posts Tagged ‘hotel technology’

A Glance Into the Future of Revenue Management

by Ed Watkins, Contributing Editor |

According to Cornell University professor Bill Carroll, a lot of hospitality students who focus on careers in hotel real estate are missing great opportunities in the field of revenue management.

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Prevent Travelers on Your Website from Jumping Ship

by Jason Q. Freed, Managing Editor |

Seven trending hotel news stories that will have an impact on your hotel Revenue Strategy.

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Dubai Hotels: Preparing for World Expo

by Sarah McCay Tams, Director of Content, EMEA |

Dubai is changing as a destination. It is one of the biggest and most successful hotel markets in the world and it continues to grow, with up to 50,000 new hotel rooms set to open in time for World Expo 2020. Dubai is hoping to attract 20 million visitors during the six-month event. And, in preparation, its hotel market is changing with a more affordable and diverse hotel offering coming to the city.

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Personalization, Not Discounts, Is Key To Direct Bookings

by Ed Watkins, Contributing Editor |

Seven trending hotel news stories that will have an impact on your hotel Revenue Strategy.

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CBRE: Commissions vs. Revenue Trends Are ‘Alarming’

by Ed Watkins, Contributing Editor |

The hotel industry, both in North America and worldwide, has been riding a long winning streak, with increasing occupancies, revenues and profits. And while the performance has been good for bottom lines, one area of concern has been alarming increases in some cost centers, especially commissions paid to third-party distribution platforms.

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