Tag Archives: Travel Business

Up, up and away with the Millennials

Adventurous, connected and always on the move, the Millennials (aged 16-34) have become priority number one for the entire travel industry. By 2020, they’re set to account for nearly half of the workforce, and are already on track to outspend … Continue reading

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Where Google Travel is heading, according to one of its employees

Yesterday, Google announced an update to its Flight Search tool that lets users search for regions, like “Hawaii”—not merely airports. You can now “search for countries, states, islands, and continents from any U.S. or Canadian origin,” says the company. This … Continue reading

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Could technology-led Gen-Y throw a spanner in the business travel agenda?

Not much scope for improving the business traveller experience it seems in 2013 as travel managers focus firmly on reducing cost through various measures. But it makes you wonder how far the Gen-Y population could push back on travel managers … Continue reading

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Can hotels chill out when it comes to multi-device websites?

Imagine for a second that someone is trying to make a hotel reservation for the same evening, but has already left the house so all they can use are mobile devices. Will your hotel’s website be able to let that … Continue reading

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The next big travel technology opportunity: a mobile-only booking giant for tours and activities

At the Travel Business Academy, a professional online course teaching entrepreneurs how to start a travel business, we have been researching and analyzing the in-destination mobile app travel business. This article looks at the current online booking and mobile booking … Continue reading

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