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Could You Hack Your Brain To Get More Motivated?

We know we should put the cigarettes away or make use of that gym membership, but in the moment, we just don't do it. There is a cluster of neurons in our brain critical for motivation, though. What if you could hack them to motivate yourself?<p>These neurons are located in the middle of the brain, in …

The Brain

The Political Push to Destroy Hidden Hotel Fees Has Begun

The hatred of hidden resort or service fees tacked onto hotel rates is well-documented.<p>Senator Claire McCaskell (D-Mo.) has now introduced a bill to …

What Uber’s new travel feature means for the hospitality industry

Uber’s filing for a new patented feature, called Uber Travel, could have serious implications for the future of booking applications as well as …

Hospitality Recruiting – Your Secret Weapon in 2016

Experience is a consumers bottom line. Did the housekeeping staff forget to make up the room? Not good, but if the situation is handled with care, …

Hospitality

Why Hospitality Needs to Revamp Its Image to Attract the Right Talent

<i>This post comes from Gray Shealy, Executive Director, Master’s in Hospitality Management Degree, Georgetown University.</i><p><i>Learn more about Georgetown’s</i> …

Hospitality sector: A closer look at trends and concerns - What hiring managers should know

The world of travel is changing - the sector is booming again, chains such as Air BnB have become the largest and most successful corporations in the business today. Travel websites are exploding with traffic. Many hotels are forced to find new ways in which they're setting themselves apart from …

Simple Ways To Improve Your Life

How Hotels Can Turn Guest Data Into Action

This is an excerpt from our recent trend report, From Data to Action: The Future of Hospitality Marketing, brought to you in partnership with …

Hospitality

13 Apps That'll Teach You Something New Every Day

Superfood for your noggin.<p>The buzz around "brain-training" apps like Elevate, Lumosity, Peak, and others recently came into question after a 2014 study by the Stanford Center on Longevity doubted the effectiveness of brain games to improve your cognitive abilities.<p>The study concluded that …