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Hotel Operating Costs: How to Reduce Them

Hotel Tech Report 19 September 2018
Running a hotel is definitely not an easy task. Aside from hiring the right staff, and having exceptional organizational skills, you should also try to find a way to reduce your operating costs, in hopes of reaching the best possible return on investment.

4 super simple tips to avoid hotel mobile booking abandonment's

Hotel Tech Report 18 September 2018
The ‘mobile first’ forecast has been on for about a decade now, and interestingly, there are still businesses that haven’t embraced the mobile technology. Considering geos, demography and trends, it is not an exaggeration to say that a majority of the world now is hooked to their mobile phones. Whether it is to stay in touch with people, stay informed, browse, shop online or even play games- Mobile has transformed our lives.

Top 5 insights to understand how Indian hoteliers are looking at new-age hospitality technology

Hotel Tech Report 13 September 2018
For every business organization, learning is a never-ending process. Only learning can help an organization to have clarity on many things – be it market demand or clients’ buying preferences. In this piece, we are going to explain how the changing time has driven hoteliers to look at the cloud. We have learned these top 5 insights about their concerns during our recently concluded hospitality industry event.

Struggling to offer convenience to your guests? Adopt a cloud PMS & see the difference

Hotel Tech Report 6 September 2018
Today’s guests want more value for their money. They are very vocal about their likes and dislikes during their stay in a hotel. While they express their pleasure when served better, they also communicate their annoyance when you don’t offer them the “convenience” they expect. This means, offering “convenience” to guests is the key to success. And to offer that much-needed “convenience” to your guests, you must be in a better position, too. The crux is - it doesn’t matter how much you innovate in terms of adding new features to your property’s grandeur, nothing is going to work if you can’t ensure a pleasant hotel stay experience for your guests.

Best Practices for Managing Your Hotel's Next Property Improvements

Hotel Tech Report 29 August 2018
A PIP, or a Property Improvement Plan, is a set of requirements that must be met so that a hotel is in compliance with brand standards. For hotel owners dealing with branded and franchised hotels, PIPs are often an unwanted, yet unavoidable part of their work. In practical terms, it prescribes the expected quality standards for all interior and exterior elements, such as lighting, faucets, etc.

How You Can use Digital to Showcase Attractions Near Your Property

Hotel Tech Report 28 August 2018
If your property has an attraction nearby, there are digital ways to showcase that attraction so your guests can be sure to add them to their itinerary. It will also help potential guests as they make decisions around which property to choose. Consider these unique ways to digitally showcase what is in and around your property to help your guests choose your property.

Automate for a More Efficient Revenue Management Operation

Hotel Tech Report 18 August 2018
The evolution in automation of revenue management has undergone a huge progress in recent years. Factors such as decentralization in distribution or price parity favor the differentiation which conveys interpreting data and being able to automate processes on business intelligence.

Technology trends in the hotel industry

Hotel Tech Report 14 August 2018
The hotel industry is full of opportunities to leverage innovative new technologies. Jordan Hollander is the co-founder of Hotel Tech Report, and in this interview we talk about the unique operating structure of hotels and the challenges that presents to innovation.

Efficient hotel distribution across right sales channels is the key to sell more room for hotels.

Hotel Tech Report 8 August 2018
For a hotel, a well-structured inventory distribution strategy is the key to sell more rooms. Not only that, it also helps the hotel increase its online visibility. However, what should a hotel do to ensure this? Should the hotel only work with OTAs, or it should look for other options? Let’s take a look at some of the recent trends in hotel distribution and how a hotel should go about it.
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4 hacks to get more hotel reservations from your booking engine

Hotel Tech Report 18 July 2018
Have you ever wondered why OTAs give you more bookings? Why the average online hotel booking engine conversion rate stands at below 2% (Source) despite hoteliers spending on marketing and SEO activities?
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Navigating Today's Hospitality Tech Jungle and Finding the Right Tools

Hotel Tech Report 13 July 2018
In every area of our lives technology is developing at an unprecedented rate. New apps seem to be popping up every week. In the hospitality industry, it’s no different. Start-ups and established players alike are finding ways to make life easier for hoteliers by providing them with revenue-generating and productivity-boosting tech solutions.

4 Must-Attend HITEC 2018 Talks

Hotel Tech Report 12 July 2018
If you haven’t been to HITEC yet, you are missing out on the biggest hospitality industry technology exposition and conference of the year. 2018’s HITEC kicks off on June 18th in Houston, where C-level hospitality executives and the top technology industry experts will gather for four days of in-depth demonstrations and networking.

Leveraging your property view through digital engagement

Hotel Tech Report 11 July 2018
Properties by and large offer some amazing views and vantage points. And while being on the property clearly allows guests to take in that view, are you using digital engagement as additional leverage? Here are some tips to use digital for highlighting your property view.
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No-shows and last minute cancellations are a Hoteliers worst nightmare. Hotelogix tells you 5 secret...

Hotel Tech Report 20 June 2018
Imagine this! It’s about midnight and your front desk staff is about to perform night audit and then call it a day. But a certain guest who has made a reservation has not yet turned up. You’ve waited all day but there’s been no correspondence from the guest. You know that it’s a classic case of “no-show hotel reservation” and it is a common occurrence in hotels.

How to Simplify a Hotel Construction Process

Hotel Tech Report 18 June 2018
The hotel industry is on a perpetual rise, as the modern way of life and the increasingly favourable economic trends are opening the doors to worldwide travel – business and pleasure alike. This favourable climate creates an opportune environment for aspiring entrepreneurs looking to get into the hospitality game and create long-term success that will swiftly follow the rise of their hotel brand.
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Moving your corporate event beyond a meeting room

Hotel Tech Report 15 June 2018
Hotels have a unique selling position for hosting events and meetings, with both convenience and atmosphere. When touring new hotel properties, while I am happy to view the typical meeting room, the fun begins when I get to see spaces that would take a corporate event to the next level. Properties should take these ideas into consideration when promoting their corporate event capabilities.

5 uncommon yet simple tips to get more hotel guest reviews

Hotel Tech Report 15 June 2018
We live in the age of the customer, and the sooner we embrace this fact the higher our chances of succeeding. In this age, customer feedback is one of the most important (if not THE most!) factors that can fuel your business. While this is true to all industries, it is more relevant to the hospitality industry. And no, we don’t expect you to take our word for it. Several studies conducted across the world vouch for the fact that hotel guest reviews are paramount to your business. Here’s why you should improve your hotel review.
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5 Signs that You Should Be Switching to a Cloud PMS

Hotel Tech Report 5 June 2018
Regardless of the era, hotels have always had a way to manage their operations- be it registers, excel sheets, legacy systems or the more modern cloud based Property Management Systems. For each ‘already existing’ system to be replaced with a newer, more relevant upgrade, necessity has played a huge role. And this still holds true. Agreed, PMS has pretty much been accepted and adapted globally as the most efficient way of managing hotels, but this is just one battle won! If your aim is to succeed in the long run and win the war, you need to ask yourself if the PMS hotel software you are using right now is the one for you.

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