Archive for August, 2019

What You Need to Know About Ransomware and Your Hotel

August 28th, 2019 Lisa Livingston Cloud PMS, Hotel PMS

Did you know that ransomware attacks have increased over 97% in the past two years, and new businesses will fall victim to ransomware every 14 seconds in 2019 and every 11 seconds by 2021 (Phoenix NAP)? It’s no secret that ransomware attacks have become more prevalent and sophisticated over the years, but have you been… (more)

How These Three Technologies Can Enhance Your Guest Experience

There aren’t a lot of businesses these days that don’t have some form of automation; from airline ticket counters, to self-checkouts at the grocery store, automation can be considered a blessing and a curse. However, while full automation may reduce operational and staffing costs, in the hotel industry it also eliminates the ability to utilize… (more)

How Hoteliers Can Combat The Share Economy

August 13th, 2019 Lisa Livingston Hotel PMS

The sharing economy is a relatively new concept only having been around for approximately ten years. Sharing economy is nothing more than a consumer or company that can provide an under-utilized good to a consumer for money. However, the sharing economy hasn’t had a profound effect on the hotel industry until very recently. With most… (more)

Are 2019 Hotel Marketing Trends Knocking It Out of The Park for Your Property?

August 1st, 2019 Lisa Livingston Hospitality Trends, Hotel PMS

Out of all the 2019 hotel marketing trends, there are some that are being called the “next big thing” regarding boosting your property’s revenue. However, when attempting to decide which marketing trends will work for your property how do you make the right decision? Check out our top marketing trends for 2019, and then see… (more)