Marriott tests “like” buttons at N.C. property

Marriott tests “like” buttons at N.C. property Marriott is taking a cue from social media’s “like” buttons. Around its hotel lab in Charlotte, North Carolina, the company installed 19 black and red “like” buttons about the size of hockey pucks, so that guests can press one when they are pleased with facilities such as the fitness center, restaurant, and rooms. Source: Hotel Marketing Marriott tests “like” buttons at N.C. property

U.S. business travel forecast rises slightly for next three to six months

U.S. business travel forecast rises slightly for next three to six months The number of domestic business travel trips outpaced domestic leisure travel for the first time in more than a year during the month of September, according to the U.S. Travel Association’s most recent Travel Trends Index. Source: Hotel Marketing U.S. business travel forecast rises slightly for next three to six months