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When you run a property, there’s a lot to keep on top of. Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start when it comes to revenue management and the business side of things. To help point you in the right direction, we’ve rounded up our 9 top tips for running your hotel business in the coming year.
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In the online hotel business, having more of something usually leads to success. Bookings, guests, market share – you can’t have enough of those. There’s one exception though. Property websites. In this post, we explain why having multiple websites only leads to more work, more costs and more confusion among potential guests.
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From cars to smartphones, technology has become an indispensable part of our lives. Today’s innovations are tomorrow’s essentials – so it pays to be ahead of the curve. In fact, in a recent study, 60% of guests said they’d pay more to stay in a property with smart devices. Here are five smart technologies that will help modernise your property.
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The number of mobile bookings has increased by 1,700% in just four years, with 40% of people now reserving their accommodation from the comfort of their smartphone. Whether you’re a cosy B&B in the countryside or a stylish apartment in the city centre, winning more mobile bookings is now crucial for anyone in the hospitality industry.
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It’s crucial to keep track of all your reservations when running a property. And things can get complicated when you’re selling rooms on a number of different platforms. To avoid overbooking and increased workload, it’s key to implement a technology that syncs all your calendars together – and this is where iCal and channel managers come in. They’ll save you time, reduce the chance of errors being made, and ultimately allow you to run your property more efficiently.
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It’s always good to keep an eye on your competition. When you discover where their weaknesses lie, you find gaps in the market where your business can succeed. But there’s more to monitoring the competition than checking their Twitter feed every so often. From comparing pricing strategies to setting up Google alerts, there are a number of smart ways to keep track of your competitors – and give your business a head start .
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Recent research showed that over three billion people across the globe are now using social networks – not just to chat to family and friends, but to engage with brands and businesses too. So by getting your property on social media, you’ll be able to interact with more potential guests and word will spread quicker about your business.
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