Posts Tagged ‘Hotel PMS’

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)

Five Benefits of Switching to a Cloud-based PMS 

May 13th, 2020 Lisa Livingston Hospitality Trends, Hotel Property Management

If you have been working in hotels since the 1990’s or before it’s likely you’re using an outdated PMS system to run the property. Prior to the PMS software technology boom, it was common practice to use a simplistic reservation system to keep track of guest comings and goings. While your outdated PMS system may… (more)

5 Future Proofing Tasks for Hoteliers During Downtime

March 26th, 2020 Mark Ellis Hospitality Trends

If your hotel is currently closed through no fault of your own, you might be wondering how to ensure you can hit the ground running once the doors reopen. The good news is that when you’re ready to get back into business, you’ll hopefully be met with the task of welcoming a flood of guests… (more)

Ready for the Cloud? Choosing a PMS Software That’s Right for Your Property

March 22nd, 2020 Lisa Livingston General

Hoteliers are constantly struggling wearing multiple hats. They’re always trying to keep the busy work of running a property to a minimum while providing their guests with memorable experiences. However, keeping up with the latest industry trends and technology can be difficult if you don’t have a hotel PMS system that is working for you…. (more)

Valentine’s Day Ideas to Bring Out the Romance in Your Property

February 12th, 2020 Lisa Livingston Hospitality Trends, Hotel Property Management

With consumers having spent $20.7 billion on Valentine’s Day in 2019, it’s safe to say that hoteliers may be leaving a ton of money on the table when it comes to this holiday typically known for grandiose proposals, chocolates, and candy hearts. The truth is, Valentine’s Day is a great way to maximize your property’s unique… (more)

Top Five Features to Look for in a Channel Manager

January 9th, 2020 Lisa Livingston Hotel PMS, Hotel Property Management, Latest News, Online Bookings

As a hotelier it’s important to stay up to date with hospitality trends. Probably the most complicated trend and topic is that of Channel management. Our hope is that this blog will provide you with the top features to look for when choosing a channel manager, and hopefully debunk the mysteries surrounding this powerful add-on… (more)

Happy Hotelier Holidays: How to Engage Guests and Drive Bookings this Holiday Season

Competition is heating up for the 112 million travelers who are busily making their holiday travel plans. If you’re like most hoteliers, you’d like to get a piece of this travel pie too. With OTAs competing for your online bookings, and the lure of holiday specials appearing on every website, what is stopping you from… (more)

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 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)