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Why global distribution and revenue management are essential to hotel management

“Global distribution” describes the network of channels that connect hotels with travelers and allows them to showcase their available rooms and rates through online travel agents (OTA), such as Hotels.com and Booking.com. Global distribution is essential for hotels that are looking to attract more…

What independent hoteliers should expect from a new property management system

In the beginning stages of selecting a new property management system (PMS), independent hoteliers often become overwhelmed by the amount of information they must sort through to identify the various systems in the marketplace.  Many systems appear similar, but after comparing their functionality, features…

Update your hotel property management system for a profitable 2015

Just a few weeks ago, we provided tips for evaluating your hotel’s mid-year performance, so it may seem a bit early to discuss profits for 2015.  However, now is actually the ideal time for operators who are considering updating their hotel property management system (PMS) to learn about the steps…

Empower your team with hotel automation software

During high-traffic periods, independent hotel owners and operators rely heavily on their team members to keep operations running smoothly and visiting guests happy.  With their attention focused primarily on the guest experience, it’s easy for operators to assume their teams are performing their…
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Increase ADR and RevPAR with a Booking Engine and Local Partnerships

Increasing Average Daily Rate (ADR) and maximizing Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) are two major responsibilities for every hotelier.  ADR and RevPAR, along with occupancy, dictate the health of your hotel’s performance and serve as guideposts for forecasting future revenue and profitability. …
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An Integrated Hotel Management System is Key to Your Success

Working in a true 24/7/365 industry, all hotel operators, both first-time managers and seasoned veterans, know that it takes more than strong leadership, a knowledgeable and well-organized team to keep things running smoothly. It helps to have the appropriate tools and technology, to efficiently…

Back to the Future [of Hotel Technology]

At innRoad, we believe strongly that our industry is at a major inflection point in its technology and we’re intently focused on doing our part to lead the way forward. But as good stewards of the future and to understand where the industry is going, we need to first understand the past. So this week…