My Credit Card Did Not Think This Was Too Funny

HFTP Connect · 12 Jun

As a continuing trend at HITEC again this year, I find myself still infatuated with finding the most secure, well-integrated, user-friendly, aestheti

Report: Poor Data is Stopping Marketers from Providing an Optimal Customer Experience
Report: Poor Data is Stopping Marketers from Providing an Optimal Customer Experience

KoMarketingAssociates · 12 Jun

Marketers work hard to create a single customer view (SCV) that they can rely upon to cater to their customers' wants and needs. However, they face m

Gym Business Boosts with Retail Merchandise and Supplements
Gym Business Boosts with Retail Merchandise and Supplements

Gym Insight Blog · 8 Jun

Nothing brings credibility to a small fitness club like a unique fitness concept built around a strong brand. As long as you have a robust gym manage

Google to Acquire Looker Data Sciences for $2.6B Cash

CFO Magazine · 6 Jun

Google has announced plans to buy Looker Data Sciences as a way to expand its offerings to help customers manage data...

BI: Opening the Cookie Jar
BI: Opening the Cookie Jar

The Rainmaker Hospitality and Gaming Blog · 6 Jun

Data management is an absolutely vital business skill for your company. It helps you increase operational intelligence, strategically target customer

Titleist 'Seeding'- Honma Financials - Memorial Gear - Phil
Titleist 'Seeding'- Honma Financials - Memorial Gear - Phil

Golf Content Network · 4 Jun

Titleist "Seeding" TS Hybrids & Utility Irons Most club companies have a fairly standardized process to introduce endorsement staff pros and others o

Hospitality Controllers: Take Your Career Up a Level With a Program Designed for You

HFTP Connect · 3 Jun

Become a better club or hotel controller when you attend the 2019 HFTP Club and Hotel Controllers Conference later this month.

Shutter Maker Files Chapter 11 With Sale Plan

CFO Magazine · 3 Jun

Shutter and blind manufacturer American Home Products has filed for bankruptcy with a plan to sell most of its assets.

Hotel F&B plays critical part in overall brand value

hotelmarketing.com · 2 Jun

Running a successful hotel restaurant requires an understanding of experiences, guest wants, microeconomics, culture, skill sets and location, but a

The Mauritian Standard on Sustainable Tourism is now a GSTC-recognized standard

Hospitality Times · 29 May

The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) announced that the Mauritian Standard on Sustainable Tourism has achieved the 'GSTC-Recognized Standard

Play Away Membership Provides the Passport to Many Private Clubs

Golf Content Network · 28 May

Playing golf at exceptional private country clubs away from home has always been an indisputable enticement of the game. And ClubCorp, a Dallas-based

In Tokyo the Robots are really taking over
In Tokyo the Robots are really taking over

Asian Hotel & Catering Times (AHCT) · 28 May

At the fully automatic Henn na Cafe (Strange Cafe), a robot serves both freshly brewed filter coffee and delicious coffee specialities from the Melit

How Sunrise Premium Resort & Spa Uses Guest Messaging to Increase Direct Bookings

ReviewPro Blog · 27 May

Sunrise Premium Resort & Spas is pioneering the use of the webchat feature of Guest Messaging Hub. The aim? To make guest communication fluid and con

3 Reasons to Focus on Local Negotiated Rate Contracts Now
3 Reasons to Focus on Local Negotiated Rate Contracts Now

Amadeus Hospitality Insight · 23 May

In 2018, travelers in the U.S. spent more than $232 billion on lodging, according to the U.S. Travel Association. That includes 463 million business

How Booking.com could bring an end to the dreaded hotel resort fee

hotelmarketing.com · 23 May

One of the most lucrative new streams of revenue for the hotel industry could now be at risk of drying up.

Radio Guest List -Balmoral Resort in Haines City, Florida- May 25, 2019
Radio Guest List -Balmoral Resort in Haines City, Florida- May 25, 2019

Peter Greenberg Worldwide · 21 May

This week's broadcast of Eye on Travel comes from the Balmoral Resort in Haines City, Florida (midway between Orlando and Tampa). We'll have a tribut

Diamonds Are Forever but Club Retention Changes Daily
Diamonds Are Forever but Club Retention Changes Daily

Gym Insight Blog · 17 May

If you can do things that keep and reduce change to the minimum your club might just be on the path to finding diamonds. Retention is the key concept

Club Professional Extraordinaire | Rob Labritz | 101st PGA Championship

Golf Content Network · 17 May

When the first round gets underway Thursday at 6:45 AM it will be Metropolitan New York section club professional Rob Labritz doing the honors off th

Boeing and the Importance of Encouraging Employees to Speak Up

harvardbusiness.org · 1 May

In the aftermath of the two fatal accidents of Boeing 737 Max jets, tentatively blamed on the over-automation of Boeing’s flight systems, renewed att

Australia reaches Tourism 2020 expenditure target
Australia reaches Tourism 2020 expenditure target

hotelmanagement.com.au · 24 Apr

Tourism Australia has eclipsed the lower end of its 2020 targets for visitor expenditure, with the latest data on domestic travel taking the tally pa

TouchBistro's Research on the State of Full Service Restaurants
TouchBistro's Research on the State of Full Service Restaurants

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 12 Apr

A research report published today by TouchBistro on “The State of Full Service Restaurants in 2019” highlights benchmarks on key operational factors

Fitness Business Lessons from Comics and Comedy Clubs

Gym Insight Blog · 7 Apr

I was listening to some comedians talking on a podcast recently. It seems to be a thing in comedy for comics to interview their friends and idols. Ho

Essential mobile travel stats for hotels in 2019

Travel Tripper Blog · 5 Apr

The number of mobile phone users in the world is expected to pass the five billion mark this year. When it comes to travel, the shift to mobile also

Are Loyalty Programs Too Rewarding?

HFTP Connect · 4 Apr

Loyalty programs have become par for the course across industries — from retail to airline to hospitality — popularized by their ability to create a

How To Drive The Right Results

Duetto Research Blog · 4 Apr

The hotel industry saw mixed results from 2018, with hotels in the US enjoying a 3.4% annual increase in profit. It was the third consecutive year of