What Is Green Lodging and Why Is It Important
What Is Green Lodging and Why Is It Important — By Kacey Bradley

The Drifter Collective · 23 Aug

Green lodging refers to any hotel or resort that commits to environmentally-friendly practices. Brands that seek green lodging certification, which varies by state, conserve natural resources - like water and energy - reduce waste and lower greenhouse gases.

Five Practices That Ensure Hoteliers Make the Most of Property Updates
Five Practices That Ensure Hoteliers Make the Most of Property Updates — By Kacey Bradley

The Drifter Collective · 6 Mar

Planning for a major property renovation can give any hotel management team a major headache. Still, keeping your hotel property fresh and inviting increases guest satisfaction, leading to more repeat customers, referrals and a major boost in revenue.

5 Trends Shaping Your Hotel-Casino Revenue Strategy
5 Trends Shaping Your Hotel-Casino Revenue Strategy — By Kacey Bradley

The Drifter Collective · 5 Mar

For guests with extra funds and time, hotel-casinos are a lucrative attraction, and the destination appeal of casinos is profitable for tourism. As the hospitality industry incorporates more casinos, the reach of this entertainment form will grow.

How Hoteliers Can Benefit From Last-Minute Booking Apps
How Hoteliers Can Benefit From Last-Minute Booking Apps — By Kacey Bradley

The Drifter Collective · 5 Mar

Guests have many spontaneous accommodation needs, and mobile apps are ready to meet them. It's becoming increasingly common to finalize plans on-the-go, as 31 percent of leisure travelers and 53 percent of business travelers have booked on a smartphone.

Five Strategies or Corporate Rate Negotiations
Five Strategies or Corporate Rate Negotiations — By Kacey Bradley

The Drifter Collective · 7 Feb

For travel buyers, the goal is simple — get the best possible hotel for corporate clients at the lowest rate. But when you sit on the other side of the bargaining table, it's up to you to ensure your business gets the deal it needs to thrive.