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- Local Tips For Selling Products (Part 1)
Local Tips For Selling Products (Part 1) - The knowledge that consumers turn to mobile and online search engines to find information on potential purchases mean that brands are constantly running fresh advertising campaigns to attract consumers. Many of these countries dont share the same primary language and local culture, requiring localisation in terms of processes, products, and marketing content. With this being said, there are many dos and donts that marketers should be aware of before starting their campaigns.
- Winter Storm Pushes Texas Hotel Occupancy Gains
Winter Storm Pushes Texas Hotel Occupancy Gains - Texans displaced by freezing temperatures and outages pushed the states occupancy to a 50-week high, according to an analysis by STR.
- Personalization Improves Conversions - By Kristen Sullivan
Personalization Improves Conversions - By Kristen Sullivan - In a world where hyper-targeted ads have been deemed 'creepy' and 'intrusive,' the fact remains that people prefer personalized messaging that comes from data collection. Most consumers like seeing content applicable to their lives and interests as opposed to something irrelevant.
- In First Earnings Report, Airbnb Posts Q4 Loss of $3.9B - PhocusWire
In First Earnings Report, Airbnb Posts Q4 Loss of $3.9B - PhocusWire - Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky says he believes the COVID-19 pandemic has shown that his business is 'inherently adaptable' as the home-share giant reports financial results for the first time since its IPO in December.
- Forecast Predicts Some Business Travel Recovery In 2021
Forecast Predicts Some Business Travel Recovery In 2021 - The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) held its Canada Town Hall yesterday, to present the annual BTI Outlook focused on Canada, and the Associations regional plans for the year ahead.
- US Short-term Rentals Post Mixed Performance in January
US Short-term Rentals Post Mixed Performance in January - Short-term rentals in Miami, Nashville and Philadelphia showed mixed performance results during January 2021, according to data from STR. Short-term rentals continued to post higher occupancy levels than hotels in each of the three markets.
- Announcing the Top 50 Women in Travel
Announcing the Top 50 Women in Travel - WINiT by GBTA names industry leaders who are driving positive change for women in business travel
- Washingtonian Names AHLA CEO 'Most Influential'
Washingtonian Names AHLA CEO 'Most Influential' - Recognition Follows Notable Honors for Rogers Tireless Advocacy During COVID-19 Pandemic
- Airbnb Predicts 'significant' Travel Rebound - BBC
Airbnb Predicts 'significant' Travel Rebound - BBC - Online booking platform Airbnb has said it is preparing for a "significant" travel rebound as the world emerges from coronavirus lockdowns.
- HSMAI Welcomes a New 2021 Americas Board
HSMAI Welcomes a New 2021 Americas Board - The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) is proud to announce the members of its 2021 Americas Board of Directors and Executive Committee. The board is composed of senior travel and hospitality executives from a representative selection of HSMAI member organizations.
- Hyatt Announces Plans for a Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa and Residences in Vietnam's Beach Destination, Ho Tram
Hyatt Announces Plans for a Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa and Residences in Vietnam's Beach Destination, Ho Tram - Slated to open in 2024, this hotel will mark the first Hyatt Regency development in the south of Vietnam
- Thompson San Antonio Hotel Opens
Thompson San Antonio Hotel Opens - Thompson San Antonio, a new 162-room lifestyle hotel, opens today in San Antonio Texas Arts District, along the citys celebrated River Walk.
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- A new way to climb Mt Everest
A new way to climb Mt Everest - "The mountains are better now"
- Where horses plough the sea for food
Where horses plough the sea for food - It has remained the same for hundreds of years – until a woman joined the ranks
- The drink that once threatened Britain
The drink that once threatened Britain - Its history is deeply rooted deep in mysticism and intrigue
- Scotland's little-known Highlanders
Scotland's little-known Highlanders - Bound to the land, these tweed-clad outdoorsmen have shaped Scottish identity
- A nation submerged under endless water
A nation submerged under endless water - In 2020, nearly 40% of the nation was submerged by floods
- Can Italy endure a new wave of tourism?
Can Italy endure a new wave of tourism? - Frances Mayes reveals why Italy continues to capture the world’s imagination
- Australia's remarkable animal discovery
Australia's remarkable animal discovery - "They're like living Muppets"
- The rare mountain you can't climb
The rare mountain you can't climb - Its forbidden summit remains tantalisingly within reach
- The US' remote northern outpost
The US' remote northern outpost - It may take half a day to drive to civilisation
- The Welsh word you can’t translate
The Welsh word you can’t translate - "Hiraeth" combines elements of homesickness, nostalgia and longing