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How to Rethink Event Pricing and Refunds
(NorthStar Meetings Group, 2020-10-13)
The onset of COVID-19 has created a variety of pricing options for rescheduled or canceled events. 71% of planners have had to reschedule to 2021, while 34% have said they are planning for a hybrid in-person and virtual ...
Black Travel Alliance campaign reveals lack of diversity in travel industry
Although the statistics regarding the #PullUpForTravel campaign organized by the Black Travel Alliance were extremely low, the alliance believes that campaign was a stepping stone for the future. The statistics highlight ...
Harsh reality faces hotel companies in Q3
(Hotel News Now, 2020-10-20)
Earnings for hotels continue in a downward trend as Q3 comes to a close. Economy properties continue to weather the storm, while luxury properties face the brunt of the economic downturn.
Short term rental bookings are up following news of vaccine
Traveler and market confidence has spiked with the news of two main COVID-19 vaccines. Short-term rentals are already seeing a jump in Q1 of 2021 reservations and new travel patterns continue to emerge. Unfortunately, ...
Black History and Culture Rank Highly in People's Travel Planning Study Says
(Travel Weekly, 2020-10-16)
A survey conducted for the Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor in the southeastern U.S. found that 36% of all travelers ranked Black heritage as important in their choice of destination. The potential leisure travel ...
Using Swag to Bring a ‘Physical Dimension’ to Virtual Events
In the trend of the virtual meeting, organizers are also looking for a new creative way of distributing Swag(Stuff We All Get). In this article, a few examples of creative event packaging were introduced; 'Pack with ...
Online ordering and delivery jumped from 20% to 39% of total franchisee sales during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to TD Bank
According to survey data from TD Bank’s Restaurant Franchise Finance Group, restaurant franchisees tend to depend on more delivery and mobile ordering capabilities after the pandemic. Regarding the payment method as well, ...
Adapting Pink Time to promote self-regulated learning across course and student types
To explore new opportunities to promote self-regulated learning (SRL) across a variety of contexts, this study applies a novel assignment called Pink Time in seven different courses at two universities. The assignment asks ...