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    • “A Bakers Dozen” of Strategies for Effective Team Work 

      Hogan, John (Hospitality Net, 2011-08-01)
      As an educator, trainer, and consultant, I have worked with many organizations, people, and teams on improving skills and working in achieving better results. The following 13 ideas are all important considerations for ...
    • “A Bakers Dozen” of Strategies for More Productive Meetings 

      Hogan, John (Hospitality Net, 2011-07-25)
      Ineffective meetings are frustrating, time wasters and often demoralizing. The following is "A Bakers Dozen" of Strategies for using organized team or staff meetings with more dynamic and successful results
    • A Baker’s Dozen of Holiday and Year End Safety & Security Suggestions 

      Hogan, John (2009-12-02)
      December 1st of any year marks a number of things for many of us globally, regardless of where we live. The last month of the calendar year is often a time for social parties for companies and associations, as well as ...
    • A Baker’s Dozen of Reality Checks in HospitalityMyth or Fact? 

      Hogan, John (Hospitality Net, 2011-09-27)
      During the past 25 years in workshops, seminars, and presentations, I have been collecting an assortment of "myths" that many of us have held as self-evident truths. I have shared one or two of these in earlier blogs or ...
    • The Basics of Yield Management 

      Kimes, Sheryl E. (Cornell University Press, 1989-11)
      Yield-management systems have boosted revenue at many properties, but these electronic tools are not always compatible with the operating atmosphere of a hotel. If you want to introduce yield management at your property, ...
    • Be Prepared for Negotiations When Selling to Groups 

      Feiertag, Howard (2008-05-19)
    • Be The Change You Want to See on Diversity 

      Biesiada, Jamie (Travel Weekly, 2021-01-27)
      As our country struggles with systemic and overt racism the travel industry needs to do its part to address the issue. Acknowledging the issue is the beginning and the travel industry must consider both the traveler as ...
    • Bed and breakfasts in Virginia: identification and success factors 

      Kaufman, Tammie J. (Virginia Tech, 1994-04-18)
      Virginia bed and breakfast operations were researched in order to determine the attitudes/beliefs which were necessary for success in the bed and breakfast industry. The objectives of the study were to: (1) identify ...
    • Being at the cutting edge of online shopping: Role of recommendations and discounts on privacy perceptions 

      Venkatesh, Viswanath; Hoehle, Hartmut; Aloysius, John A.; Nikkhah, Hamid Reza (Pergamon-Elsevier, 2021-08-01)
      Despite the explosion of selling online, customers continue to have privacy concerns about online purchases. To alleviate such concerns, shopping sites seek to employ interventions to encourage users to buy more online. ...
    • Being Black in Travel 

      Travel Weekly Staff (2021-04-26)
      Seven Black travel professionals participated in a roundtable discussion that explored their experiences in the industry. To get a better understanding of the perception gap a roundtable was conducted to get a better ...
    • Bermuda Tourism Launching Black Golfers Week 

      Major, Brian (Travel Pulse, 2021-09-01)
      The Bermuda Tourism Authority and PGA Magazine along with Ellison Consulting Group have come together to launch the inaugural Black Golfer’s Week. The heart of this event is to highlight the legacy and achievements of ...
    • The Best and Worst Family Vacation Destinations in the US 

      Patrick, Clarke (Travel Pulse, 2022-03-24)
      For many travelers, 2022 will signal a return to normal as COVID-19 restrictions are quickly becoming a thing of the past. Travel insurance comparison site InsureMyTrip has ranked 10 of the most popular cities in the U.S. ...
    • The Best Ski Resorts in the U.S. and Canada: 2021 Readers' Choice Awards 

      Murphy, Jen; Kokotas Hahn, Nina (Conde' Nast Traveler, 2021-11-02)
      For the annual Readers' Choice Awards survey registered voters weighted in on their favorite ski resorts around the globe. From Aspen to Alberta, Park City to the Poconos, these resorts were ranked as favorites in North ...
    • The Best Travel Companies for LGBTQ+ Equality 

      Pfalz, Lacey (Travel Pulse, 2022-01-31)
      The Human Rights Campaign has published their 2022 Corporate Equality Index which is a national benchmarking tool that promotes how businesses are working to promote LGBTQ+ inclusion. There were a number of notable companies ...
    • Beyond Green, &Beyond Launch New Booking Platform for Sustainable Experiences 

      Pfalz, Lacey (Travel Pulse, 2022-04-05)
      Beyond Green, Preferred Hotel Group’s independent hotel and resort collection has partnered with &Beyond, a leading luxury experiential travel company, to create a new booking platform that provides custom booking of ...
    • Beyond the Bucket List: Experiential, Community-based Cultural Tourism Is on the Rise 

      Merlino, Diane (Travel Weekly, 2022-04-04)
      Cultural tourism is gaining momentum in the travel industry and many travelers are seeking different and deeper ways to experience destinations.
    • A Bibliometric Analysis of Lodging-Context Research from 1990 to 2016 [Summary] 

      Kamruzzaman, Md (Virginia Tech, 2020-03-06)
      This study presented a bibliometric analysis of lodging-context research by addressing the trend in the number of publications from year to year according to academic journals; most prolific contributors according to author, ...
    • Biden Transportation Department Zeros in on Aviation Emissions in Climate Push 

      Russell, Edward (Skift, 2021-03-05)
      The Airline Industry is increasing their support of sustainability efforts by urging White House officials and Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg to adopt sustainable fuels. United has pledged to be 100% green by 20250 ...
    • Biden's Executive Orders Elicit Praise, Concern from U.S. Travel 

      Braley, Sarah J.F. (2021-01-22)
      Roger Dow, President of U.S. Travel, and Chip Rogers, President & CEO of AHLA, congratulate President Biden and Vice President Harris on behalf of the hotel and travel industries. Dow and Rogers remain focused on bringing ...
    • Big Data Analytics and Hotel Guest Experience: A Critical Analysis of the Literature 

      Zarezadeh, Zohreh; Rastegar, Raymond; Xiang, Zheng (2022)
      Purpose: Guest experience and satisfaction have been central constructs in the hospitality management literature for decades. In recent years, the use of big data as an increasing trending practice in hospitality research ...