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AH&LA SmartBrief

News for hotel and lodging professionals

AH&LA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Hotel & Lodging Association

Hotels react to shift in priorities for meetings

7/29/2014

  • Hotel Interactive

Conference-goers and planners have different priorities regarding meeting facilities today compared to what they had two decades ago, and this is driving a shift in investment priorities among hotelie… Read More

ASTA SmartBrief

News for travel agents

ASTA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American Society of Travel Agents

Airbnb launches service for business travelers

7/29/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Home-rental firm Airbnb has made its move on the business travel segment with the launch of a new section for business travelers on its website. The new service complements earlier upgrades to its cor… Read More

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

The best stories for business travelers

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

Choosing People Over Profit

7/24/2014

Dale Partridge cites companies that have changed behaviors in favor of people. Read More

ISPA SmartBrief

News for professionals in the spa industry

ISPA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Spa Association

Flotation therapy can offer mental, physical benefits

7/28/2014

  • Mother Nature Network

Studies have shown that frequent flotation therapy sessions can reduce stress and reset hormones, as well as reduce chronic pain, headaches, depression and insomnia, writes Jennifer Nelson. Flotation … Read More

ILHA SmartBrief

Luxury hospitality news

ILHA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Hoteliers Association

Thailand hotel group urges end to martial law to boost tourism

7/28/2014

  • Bangkok Post

Hotels in Thailand can recover from a lag in occupancy rates if the government lifts its martial law order, according to the Thai Hotels Association. "The key factor for the hotel business is lifting … Read More

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