Weekly Connect from PineappleSearch 6/17/16

Weekly Connect from Pineapplesearch.com. This week’s tour of news and information from Pineapplesearch.com. Here is what happened in hospitality this week: How new technology is smoothing hotel operations behind the scenes Staying Ahead of the Curve: A Tech Checklist for Hotel Revenue Managers Revenue management sharpens focus as groups segment…

Weekly Connect from PineappleSearch 6/3/16

Weekly Connect from Pineapplesearch.com. This week’s tour of news and information from Pineapplesearch.com. Here is what happened in hospitality this week: Restaurants Show Increasing Appetite for Tech to Improve Ops 5 Guides to Master the Basics of Revenue Management Branded Experiences Are Everything for Today’s Hospitality Brands Hotel Website Design…

Weekly Connect from PineappleSearch 5/20/16

Weekly Connect from Pineapplesearch.com. This week’s tour of news and information from Pineapplesearch.com. Here is what happened in hospitality this week: Installing Energy Storage at Your Hotel Hoteliers have a tough battle for tech talent How Much Does an Online Payment Gateway Cost for Small Hotels? The Big Tech Drive to…

Weekly Connect from PineappleSearch 5/13/16

Weekly Connect from Pineapplesearch.com. This week’s tour of news and information from Pineapplesearch.com. Here is what happened in hospitality this week: 5 basic things a young hotel revenue manager must know! Two thirds of consumers only book travel online 5 Travel Startups Building Platforms to Connect Brands With Consumers Millennial Travel…

Weekly Connect from PineappleSearch 5/6/16

Weekly Connect from Pineapplesearch.com. This week’s tour of news and information from Pineapplesearch.com. Here is what happened in hospitality this week: Consistency in Quality is the Modern Credibility Online, Mobile Bookings Strengthen Hotel Performance Hotel front desk staff still prefer print 5 ways tech can make your hotel more responsible 4…

Weekly Connect from PineappleSearch 4/29/16

Weekly Connect from Pineapplesearch.com. This week’s tour of news and information from Pineapplesearch.com. Here is what happened in hospitality this week: Email Deliverability Rates Dragging You Down? Try These 10 Do’s and 7 Don’ts Virtual Reality Is Changing Mobile Marketing Forever; You’d Best Keep Pace Number of employers using social media…

Weekly Connect from PineappleSearch 4/22/16

Weekly Connect from PineappleSearch. This week’s tour of news and information from Pineapplesearch.com. Here is what happened in the world of hospitality this week: 6 Habits of the Forward Thinking Event Business The Five Senses of Hotel Marketing 10 examples of great travel marketing campaigns The Best New Hotels in…

FCC Tackles Wi-Fi Blocking

By Koyulyn Miller, Paul Besozzi, and Monica Desai of Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) continues to flex its enforcement muscles, most recently focusing on companies that would block or hamper consumer access to free Wi-Fi services. Just last year the FCC raised…

EUs Ruling Against Safe Harbor Agreements Throws Companies in Limbo

Early in October the ability to “personalize” our relationship with customers hit a road block for companies that do business in Europe and the United States. The European Court of Justice ruled against the 15-year Safe Harbor principles which were used as a framework for companies to transfer personally identifiable…

What are the Controller’s and CFO’s Roles in Data Security?

We’ve all read the news about data breaches. The financial consequences and reputation damage have been widely reported.  As the ones who watch over the company’s financial performance, controllers and CFOs must manage all components that impact the bottom line and that includes corporate data. 5 Practical Steps Security industry…