IATA Releases 2017 Airline Safety Performance
The commerical airline industry showed continued safety improvements in nearly all key metrics and regions.
Solid economic performance and record tourist arrivals continue to propel Canadas lodging sector as investors remain eager to invest in lodging real estate with $3.5 billion of transaction volume in 2017.
Nearly half of employers know if a candidate is a good fit within the first five minutes - Survey highlights 10 mistakes that will instantly destroy your chances of getting hired - Failure to make eye contact, failure to smile and playing with something on the table among biggest body language mistakes job seekers make during an interview
This month, the industry is abuzz about new Google AMP updates, consumers gaining the ability to mute retargeting ads on the Google Display Network, and ensuring that display campaigns meet the requirements of the Coalition for Better Ads to avoid being blocked in the Google Chrome browser. From SEO to design, read on to learn the top five things you need to know now in hotel digital marketing, and stay informed.
HIP's six-month growth rate, which has historically confirmed the turning points in US hotel business activity, posted a positive rate of 1.3% in January, following a positive rate of 1.8% in December. This compares to a long-term annual growth rate of 2%, the same as the 40-year average annual growth rate of the industry's gross domestic product.
The Canadian hotel industry reported occupancy rose 1.3% to 58.6% during the week of 11-17 February, while ADR increased 3.6% to 146.50 Canadian dollars ($115.05) and RevPAR rose 4.9% to CA$85.80 ($67.38).
Psychology plays a deeper role in online hotel booking decisions than you may think, particularly when it comes to building trust among hotel consumers. And creating that trust, experts say, is not as simple as just touting your brand affiliation or Trip Advisor rating.