Welcome to BlogNotions' Hospitality Blog

The BlogNotions Hospitality Blog delivers a diverse series of perspectives provided by thought leaders in the hospitality industries. Presented by NetLine, this forum delivers compelling updates on the technologies being used for a variety of hospitality services, discussions of various problems and solutions, best practices for event planning and execution, tips and tricks for successful marketing, and much more. Here you can find helpful information, ask questions, and collaborate freely.

Valentine’s Day Bonanza (by Sheila Lara)

Valentine’s Day is an interesting day for many people. Some spend hundreds of dollars on their significant others on candy, flowers, food, and presents while others absolutely hate the day and its celebration of love; some even call this day Single Awareness Day. However, the hospitality industry loves this day the most! Restaurants are booked […]

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Madigan Pratt to Discuss Hotel CRM at European Hotel Manager’s Association Conference

The 44th Annual General Meeting for the European Hotel Manager’s Association (EHMA) will be held in Amsterdam, Netherlands March 17 – 19, 2017. The theme for this year’s event is, “Disruptors in Luxury Hospitality” and will include a distinguished list of speakers from around the globe. Madigan Pratt, president of MP&A Digital & Advertising located […]

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Do you believe that Kickstarter is a way to a successful start-up? (By Othmane Bennani)

Kickstarter provides the ability for companies to begin and build a successful start-up by developing an alternative that is based on people’s contributions to the business. Every entrepreneur and business developer understands the hardships of financial issues that arise in creating a business which can hinder progress in several fields. Financing companies view start-up companies as an […]

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Airbnb wants to be more than just a room-sharing enterprise

Besides leisure travelers, Airbnb definitely wants to attract business travelers as well. For example, Airbnb has already established a website page that tailors to business travelers. The company is also working closely with hosts in developing the products that meet business travelers’ needs.It is also clear that Airbnb wants to become a full-service travel company, especially when it faces […]

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The perks of being a loyal customer

Businesses work hard to attract new customers and retain the loyal ones. One way to accomplish that goal is through an effective loyalty program.  Thanks to the frequent traveler programs offered in the hospitality and tourism industry, loyal customers can enjoy many perks. Drawing from my travel experience in December, I wrote an article entitled […]

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Looking forward to 2017 with a review of 2016

Are you ready for a new year? I know I am. As we are looking forward to 2017, let’s review some of the key events and discussions in 2016 as published at MultiBriefs.com.   Impacts from the major events in 2016 There were several surprising, if not revolutionary, changes in 2016 that need our special attention […]

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Forbes releases the top 10 food and restaurant trends of 2016

#Food #Restaruant #Trends #2016 #2017 Forbes magazine released the top 10 food and restaurant trends of 2016. Based on the options of five culinary experts, the trends were identified as the following: Asian Twists on Comfort Food – #kimchi, #Sriracha, #dashi Better Butters – #flavor Coconut Everything – #chips, #truffles, #water Cook-it-Yourself Meal Kits – […]

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