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In preparation for our upcoming Annual Convention, we asked the experts at the Visit Anaheim team where attendees should visit while in town. Here are their picks: Lindsay M. – Communications Golden...
Monday, June 18, 2018

For years, our industry has talked at length about the need for destination organizations to shift their mandate from destination marketing to destination marketing and management. This is no simple task and requires the...
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

When I first started teaching in 2004, one of my responsibilities was to attend recruitment events that functioned very similar to the average trade show. Universities and colleges set up table top displays and sold their...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Studies show we prefer them from our friends and trusted sources. This familiarity is especially key as more and more sites – often sites with no other content in the travel realm – are posting click-baity stories to get...
Monday, August 15, 2016

Arguably, we are a jaded group when it comes to the messages delivered by an accomplished him or her, author, researcher and established subject matter expert. Maybe it’s just overexposure to too many insights that our brain...
Wednesday, January 25, 2017

The Policy & Trends Brief is planned for release at the end of this year and will be the result of DMAI’s thoughtful assessment of home sharing. As travelers are provided with more choices in the way they book...
Thursday, October 6, 2016

Key Metrics The metrics by which hotels are measured, called key performance indicators or KPIs, are occupancy (a function of rooms available and rooms sold), ADR (average daily rate) and RevPAR (revenue per available room...
Friday, March 14, 2014

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