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- The Stereotyping of Millennials Has Gone Too Far - By Doug Kennedy
The Stereotyping of Millennials Has Gone Too Far - By Doug Kennedy - Seems like just about every conference I speak at lately has another speaker addressing some topic related to 'those Millennials.' Likewise, seems like at least once a week every lodging publication I read has an article about the challenges of marketing to or the managing of Millennials. I certainly understand that this is an entertaining subject and there is value in personifying the demographics of various age groups for analytical purposes. Yet lately it seems to me that this is being taken too far.
- Best Western Announces New Hotel with 1,000+ Rooms in Vietnam
Best Western Announces New Hotel with 1,000+ Rooms in Vietnam - Best Western Hotels & Resorts announced today the signing of a new upscale hotel overlooking Ha Long Bay, the iconic UNESCO World Heritage site in Vietnam.
- Langham Hefei Hotel Opens in Anhui Province in China
Langham Hefei Hotel Opens in Anhui Province in China - Located in the city's new administration and culture centre, The Langham, Hefei is located in the city's business, shopping and entertainment district.
- Four Points Oklahoma City Airport Hotel Opens
Four Points Oklahoma City Airport Hotel Opens - Asset managed by Hospitality Management Corporation, Four Points Oklahoma City Airport, previously under the name Route 66 Inn, offers 96 guest rooms, over 750 sq. ft. of meeting space, a 24-hour fitness center and a business cente
- Red Lion Hotels CFO Resigns
Red Lion Hotels CFO Resigns - RLH Corporation (NYSE:RLH) announced on Friday that its Chief Financial Officer, Douglas L. Ludwig, has tendered his resignation effective immediately due to personal health reasons. The Company's Chief Accounting Officer, Mr. Nate Troup, will serve as Principal Financial Officer while the Company conducts its search for a replacement.
- Managing Multiple POS Outlets is a Cakewalk With a Cloud-Based PMS
Managing Multiple POS Outlets is a Cakewalk With a Cloud-Based PMS - Sample this - Hotel A has 50 rooms and is mainly dependent on room revenues to stay profitable. Reason - it has only one restaurant, and the management finds it difficult to integrate the traditional server-based PMS with their restaurant POS system.
- Lodging Partners Arranges Sale of Quality Inn & Suites, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Lodging Partners Arranges Sale of Quality Inn & Suites, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina - Lodging Partners, LLC, a member of Hotel Brokers International, is pleased to announce it has arranged the sale of the 96-guestroom Quality Inn & Suites located on US-501 in Myrtle Beach, SC. Ford Barton, Managing Principal of Lodging Partners, exclusively marketed the Property and arranged the sale on behalf of the Seller.
- More Than 500 Hotel Websites Have Local Guidebook
More Than 500 Hotel Websites Have Local Guidebook - Our.Guide offers unique software for every hotel website. It is a unique solution that has numerous advantages for every type of accommodation providers. It is considered to be number one of local widgets in the industry that helps to attract the new hotel guests and provides lots of information.
- Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: 8 Great Ways to Gain More Bookings Through Destination Information
Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: 8 Great Ways to Gain More Bookings Through Destination Information - Should your hotel website have a section dedicated to area information, or is it even worth competing with other sites who may already have that content? In this episode of the Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast, the Fueligans discuss their best practices for having destination content on your hotel website and how it can help drive more direct bookings.
- Jason A. Metcalf Named Chief Operating Officer for J&S Audio Visual
Jason A. Metcalf Named Chief Operating Officer for J&S Audio Visual - Ashford Inc. (NYSE American: AINC) and J&S Audio Visual today announced that Jason A. Metcalf has joined JSAV as its Chief Operating Officer. In this new role, Metcalf will focus on accelerating growth opportunities at JSAV, as well as drive organizational scale and improve business efficiency and results.
- Social Tables Releases Free Resource to Help Hotels Segment Group Business
Social Tables Releases Free Resource to Help Hotels Segment Group Business - No hotel can be everything to every customer. Its a simple truth with powerful implications: Hotels and chains have to be realistic about the things they can offer well. Just as importantly, they need to pinpoint the right customers to target with those offerings.
- Radisson RED Old Town Tbilisi Hotel to Open Q4 2020 in Georgia
Radisson RED Old Town Tbilisi Hotel to Open Q4 2020 in Georgia - Due to arrive in Q4-2020, Radisson RED Old Town, Tbilisi, Georgia will feature 100 guestrooms the OUIBar + KTCHN as well as an inner courtyard bar & restaurant.
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- Japan’s unusual way to view the world
Japan’s unusual way to view the world - Failing to understand this phrase is not unusual
- Italy’s secret ‘ghost town’ hotels
Italy’s secret ‘ghost town’ hotels - It’s a tourism model that relies on staying hidden
- The Bosnians who speak medieval Spanish
The Bosnians who speak medieval Spanish - It helped them survive the atrocities of the Holocaust
- Why Finnish people don’t like to chat
Why Finnish people don’t like to chat - One of their national sayings is ‘Silence is gold, talking is silver’
- The tiny 'nation' you’ve never heard of
The tiny 'nation' you’ve never heard of - It boasts its own president, government, constitution and currency
- Why this US city is so absurd
Why this US city is so absurd - Here, cats wear red-and-white hats, eggs have green yolks and foxes sport socks
- The world’s last lighthouse keepers
The world’s last lighthouse keepers - ‘The reality is, in 10 years, this job will be extinct’
- Japan’s ultimate travel food
Japan’s ultimate travel food - More than something just to eat, ekiben is another way to experience a locale
- The capital city older than Rome
The capital city older than Rome - This year, it is celebrating its 2,800th anniversary
- The end of London’s red phone boxes?
The end of London’s red phone boxes? - The mobile phone may have sounded the death knell for these landmarks