Revenue Management 101

Revenue Management 101 5 easy steps to successful Revenue Management for midscale and limited service hotels Part I

Back To Basics On Mar 2, 2016  By  0

What is Revenue Management?  Why revenue needs to be managed? The answer is obvious: to increase profits. Unfortunately, not all hotel operators understand the importance Read More

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Booking Patterns for Independent Hotels: Who, How and When

Reservation On Feb 26, 2016  By  0

Net Affinity’s booking engine processes and analyses tons of bookings every day. Looking at that data, we realized we’re sitting on a whole lot of Read More

Why Guests Still Call Your Voice Reservations Channel And What You Should Do About It

Why Guests Still Call Your Voice Reservations Channel And What You Should Do About It

Reservation On Feb 26, 2016  By  0

If someone would have surveyed hoteliers in the early 2000′s as online bookings were growing exponentially each year, few would have predicted that by now Read More

Airbnb

The Impact of AirBnb on Hotels and Hospitality Industry

Blog, OTA On Feb 22, 2016  By  0

The emergence of multi-sided technology platforms, collectively known as the “sharing economy”, has enabled individuals to collaboratively make use of under-utilized inventory via fee-based sharing. Read More

Why are hotels sleepwalking into a state of increased OTA dependency?

Why are hotels sleepwalking into a state of increased OTA dependency?

OTA On Feb 17, 2016  By  0

For over the 15 years that I have been within this industry, independent hotels here in Europe have been always dependent on agencies – initially Read More

9 hotel booking trends to watch

9 hotel booking trends to watch

Reservation On Feb 17, 2016  By  0

As the world of hotel online bookings moves forward at a furious pace, it has become harder to track changes and innovations. Equally importantly, it Read More

How will OTAs evolve in 2016?

How will OTAs evolve in 2016?

OTA On Jan 24, 2016  By  0

In the past two or three years, I was fortunate to speak at a variety of travel industry events about the state of online distribution Read More

catering sales

Tips for catering sales training in 2016

Resturant On Jan 24, 2016  By  0

Although much has changed in recent years regarding the profession of hotel catering sales, one fact that remains the same is that it can be Read More

Hotel Sales vs Hotel Revenue

Hotel Revenue VS Hotel Sales !

Revenue Management On Jan 7, 2016  By  0

Marketing Segmentation has been the standard through which hotels have reported revenues for many decades.  The result is that many executives feel comforted by this format Read More

The Revenue Management Business Process

The Revenue Management Business Process, Designed to Produce Results

Revenue Management On Dec 26, 2015  By  0

The unique aspect of the hospitality industry when compared to many others is that lodging establishments come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. Some Read More