Posts Tagged ‘Cloud PMS’

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)

Why You Need a Cloud PMS Right Now

Hoteliers of all property sizes and locations know the importance of a property management system (PMS). Whether they’re operating a small bed and breakfast, student housing, or a large branded chain, having a modern PMS will put you ahead of the game when it comes to running your property. When your property is utilizing a… (more)

Cloud-based PMS Hotel Software is Changing the Hotel Industry for the Better

June 7th, 2019 Lisa Livingston Hospitality Technology, Hospitality Trends, Hotel PMS

Think back to a time when you checked into a hotel and they pulled a card out of a bucket and placed it into another filing system at the front desk signifying that you’d checked into a room. Granted, that may have been quite a while ago with the emergence of electronic property management systems;… (more)

Is It Time to Retire Your Server? 

February 8th, 2019 Lisa Livingston Hotel Property Management

How long have you been holding out on procuring a Cloud-based PMS? It’s time to put some serious consideration into your PMS so you can streamline your operations, improve your responsiveness, and overall efficiency at your property.  You might be thinking, you bought your server, your staff has already been trained, you’re probably saying to yourself… (more)

Five reasons why a cloud-based PMS is a great investment

The adage “you get out what you put in” couldn’t be more accurate in for hoteliers. In fact, a shift is happening in the hotel industry as hoteliers are quickly making cloud-based PMS systems their top choice. Typically, a cloud-based PMS system is the first choice for new hoteliers. However, small boutique hotels, medium sized… (more)

Six Hospitality Trends for 2019

January 3rd, 2019 Lisa Livingston Hospitality Trends, Hotel Property Management

While all hoteliers agree that creating a memorable guest experience is why they’re in the hospitality industry, in fact creating that experience has become as essential as providing a clean, comfortable room.  Let’s face it, there is a direct correlation between guest experience and guest loyalty and in 2019 this couldn’t be more accurate.  As… (more)

The Hotel Industry Is Evolving: Is Your PMS System?

August 30th, 2018 Lisa Livingston General, Hospitality Trends, Hotel Property Management

Hoteliers didn’t always have a property management system (PMS) to assist with the everyday operations. In fact, prior to Alexander Graham Bell’s telephone invention, guests booked their travel arrangements by mail or poorly spelled telegrams. Early hoteliers wrote down most of a guest’s information with a pencil or pen on a plain piece of paper. … (more)

Our 3 Most Popular Posts

April 10th, 2018 Kent Howard Hospitality Trends

Thank you to everyone who checks out our blog regularly and through our social media links. We are starting to gain some traction and wanted to share with you, our 3 most popular blog posts so far. #3 – Millennials Book Direct – It’s All About the Deal. There are a few key trends that… (more)

5 Easy and Essential Steps to Manage Your Hotel’s Online Reputation

March 27th, 2018 Kent Howard Hospitality Trends

The world’s a critic as the saying goes, and today all the world’s critics are online and many are commenting, critiquing, liking, sharing and recommending your hotel on TripAdvisor, right now! Hotels today can live or die by a star rating or an online review, and this means controlling your online reputation is a top… (more)