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Capturing a Sliver of Your Business Trip for Yourself
Business Travel

Capturing a Sliver of Your Business Trip for Yourself

A corporate nomad explains her discovery of ways to absorb the amazing places in her travels while still accomplishing her business goals.
Paula Phelan
Wedding Checklist: DJ, Photographer...Social Media Manager?
Social Media

Wedding Checklist: DJ, Photographer...Social Media Manager?

W Hotels in New York is offering a $3,000 service to document your wedding on social media. #itwasinevitable
Wendy Frink
The Top Brands in Food Service, Hotels, Retail and More
Branding 2014

The Top Brands in Food Service, Hotels, Retail and More

These brands took the No. 1 spot in various categories. Here's why.
Going to SXSW? Here's Your Survival Guide.
Technology

Going to SXSW? Here's Your Survival Guide.

Fourteen things you need to know now if you're headed to the big event in Austin, Texas.
Alyson Shontell
Growth Strategies

The Secret Behind This Legendary Hollywood Hotel's 50-Year Run

The Sunset Marquis isn't just a place where entertainment icons stay and play--it's a Hollywood legend in its own right. Here's your all-access pass.
Jason Ankeny
Tipping While Traveling: Whom to Tip and How Much
Growth Strategies

Tipping While Traveling: Whom to Tip and How Much

Almost everyone knows to tip 15 to 20 percent of the bill for restaurant servers, but what about hotel staff, shuttle drivers and others who help you along your trip? Here's some advice.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Travel Trends We Loved in 2013
Growth Strategies

Travel Trends We Loved in 2013

These trends gave business travelers something to cheer about this year. Is your favorite listed?
Hilton Going Public: Good or Bad for Franchisees?
Franchises

Hilton Going Public: Good or Bad for Franchisees?

While going public is certainly a big change for the company, its global franchisees will likely not have to worry.
Kate Taylor
Hotel Loyalty Programs: Loyalty Not Required
Growth Strategies

Hotel Loyalty Programs: Loyalty Not Required

Savvy travelers are discovering the benefits of instant rewards at a growing number of hotel chains.
What to Expect From Hotel Room Service Now
Growth Strategies

What to Expect From Hotel Room Service Now

Room service options are changing and, in some cases, disappearing altogether. Here's what the changes mean to you.
Margaret Littman
Best Western Franchise Owners Give Hotel a $3.5 Million Dinosaur-Themed Makeover
Franchises

Best Western Franchise Owners Give Hotel a $3.5 Million Dinosaur-Themed Makeover

Greg and Meredith Tally, owners of Denver's Best Western Southwest, gave their hotel an unique new look.
How Boutique Hotels Are Courting Googlers and Gamers
Growth Strategies

How Boutique Hotels Are Courting Googlers and Gamers

Put down your iPad. It’s the ping pong paddle you'll need at boutique hotels targeting a new type of business traveler.
8 Ways Hotel Room Service Is Changing
Growth Strategies

8 Ways Hotel Room Service Is Changing

Hotels have created some unique alternatives to the traditional $40 scrambled eggs in bed. Here's what to expect when you're on the road.
Margaret Littman
What Makes a Great Hotel Bar
Growth Strategies

What Makes a Great Hotel Bar

We take a look at what makes a modern hotel watering hole stand out and pick a few favorites.
Bruce Schoenfeld