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How to Organise Your Website ContentWhen Marie Kondo first published 'The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up' in 2011, best practices for website content were almost entirely different: Eight years ago, applying Kondo’s KonMari method to organizing your website would hav... How Tech is Opening New Doors for NairobiFew would deny Silicon Savannah has a great ring to it, but behind the hype, there are some firm foundations on which Nairobi’s growing reputation as a tech city is being built The Threat of Mobile FraudIn 2019, the number of mobile phone users worldwide is forecast to reach more than 4 billion and for 90% of these individuals, online shopping is one of the top ways they use their mobile devices, but what may be lesser known to these consu... Big Data and the Need for a Data StrategyBig data: We’ve all heard and talked about it, big data is a major component of every industry and hospitality is not an exception, knowing how to recognize and utilize big data to your company’s advantage unlocks great amounts ... Possessory Interests in Hotel Real EstateWhat is a Possessory Interest? A possessory interest is created when a private-sector tenant is granted exclusive use of real property (land and/or building) that is owned by a tax-exempt entity, typically a municipality or a state or feder... Is Your Toilet Listening To You? 🚽 😳Let's talk CES (that's the Consumer Electronics Show, you newb, it's where all the cool tech companies unveil their hottest new products, and it happened last week) and it felt like everything was built for Alexa and/or Google Assistant, in... The Impact of Messaging Apps on APAC TravelThe mobile-only world is fast approaching in the travel industry and in terms of mobile booking rates for hotels, Asia is far ahead of the rest of the world, and China is leading the pack with 60% of its online bookings made on a smartphone... The Importance of Hotel Profit and Loss StatementsAs CEO of a hotel management company that has generated over €190 million in the last year, I can tell you how important it is to control every detail of your business’s finances, both on the revenue and cost side How to Consolidate Hotel Technology After an AcquisitionThe hospitality industry is no stranger to mergers & acquisitions: In fact, it seems that every few months we hear about a new big purchase; most recently Hyatt purchased Two Roads Hospitality, and earlier this year, Wyndham bought LaQu... How Drones are Covering New GroundA glance skyward, or at the latest newscast, can make it seem like drones are everywhere: Farmers, pizza chains, building surveyors and even Disney are using these aerial vehicles to give flight to innovations that are making life that much... Quick and Easy Website Testing for Hotels [Part 2]Is your website pushing guests away? Today's consumers don't have a great deal of patience for frustrating or difficult online experiences, if a site or app is confusing to navigate, users will either leave it for good or seek out a better ... Quick and Easy Website Testing for Hotels [Part 1]Homepage tour: Guests are on your website, they made it through the chaos of web searches, millions of distractions, and are one step away from clicking the 'book' button! At this stage, it is your responsibility to reward them with an amaz... Wine, a Hedonic Investment Par ExcellenceIn recent years, wine has made a remarkable entry into the world of alternative investments, this emotionally charged asset has all the necessary characteristics to thrill not only amateurs and collectors but also investors and in particula... Emerging Technology in TravelSabre Labs is excited to share our Emerging Technology in Travel Report 2018: It distills our last year of research and exploration to three themes—automation, authenticity and blockchain—to help businesses make strategic decisi... The True Cost of PaymentsSome might say that for about 50 years the payments industry was a relatively uneventful place: a well-established ecosystem of banks, credit card schemes and others reliably ticked over in the background, helping us make day-to-day payment...