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Theme restaurants spice up India's dining scene

Eating out in one of India’s new generation of restaurants is as much as the social media friendly design as it about the food. Theme restaurants – think dining in a rainforest or a replica Italian

The technological and social trends that will shape the hospitality industry in the next 10 years

Global hospitality is at a crossroads. In the last 20 years, technology has transformed every aspect of the guest journey, from online bookings to in-room services to post-stay feedback

How to Accommodate People with Disabilities at Meetings

Since June 1998, I have used a wheelchair because of a spinal cord injury that occurred when I was crushed by a 7,000-pound falling tree while riding my bicycle. Returning to the stage

The dos and don't of Instagram Stories: hotel marketing tips

Since Instagram introduced Stories in 2016, the platform has proven to be a successful channel for hotels. We all know that social media has become pay-to-play. And that the visual aesthetic

Five Advanced Metasearch Strategies for Improving Campaign Performance

Metasearch has grown into an incredibly important channel in 2019 and has become more competitive than ever for advertisers. Advertisers that are looking to maximize growth and performance must

What Does it Really Mean to Book Direct?

I recently attended a conference in California last month. Upon landing at LAX, I realized I had forgotten to book a hotel reservation, whoops! As I waited to deplane, I immediately opened up Google

Event ROI: Understanding the Basics and the Details

As you think about how to demonstrate your event ROI, it’s necessary to understand the full range of costs and benefits. Most planners just look at the basics – direct costs and direct revenue, which

The Dummies Guide to Facebook Native Ads for Hotels

No worries, you are not alone. A lot of Hotels and brands have a misperception of Facebook Ads. It is not your fault. There is a lot of individuals and brands online today that take advantage

AHLEI Offers Unconscious Bias Training Suite for Employees, Managers

Welcoming all kinds of people is the heart of hospitality, but unconscious bias on the part of employees, managers, or guests can damage a business's reputation and its ability to retain workers. Add

Summit Hotel Properties Completes Sale of Six Hotels for $135 Million

Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. reported today that it has completed the disposition of six hotels totaling 815 guestrooms for an aggregate gross sales price of $135.0 million which resulted