The recent explosion of data providers within the vacation rental industry has afforded managers of all sizes the ability to utilize nuanced data to drive their reservation and marketing strategy.
While writing the article on women’s leadership for this issue of VRMA Arrival, I had access to some great information about leadership, the workplace and the current landscape for women in the wider travel industry. This information came from a variety of sources and all of it was data driven.
VRMA invites you to consider these thoughts on diversity from Vered Raviv Schwarz, COO at Guesty, a property management platform for short-term and vacation rentals.
Diversity and inclusion initiatives in hiring have been part of human resources (HR) agendas for several decades now. While companies are making more of an effort to increase the diversity of their workforces, there are still gaps when it comes to inclusion and true representation.
Arrival spoke with Wolfgang Pagl, director of Vacation Rentals at Expedia Group. Pagl gives great insight on technology in the industry, the impact and misconceptions of online travel agencies (OTAs) and what trends you should be watching out for in the future.