Guest expectations are higher than ever before, so making a positive, memorable impression during their stay is vital for obtaining rebookings. In this workshop, we’ll provide actionable tips to help guests remember your brand (even when you’re not onsite), earn more revenue from each stay (without putting additional burden on your staff), build partnerships with vocal brand fans within your local community, and even attract new homeowners to join your rental inventory.
Just what is it that makes some Short-Term Rental managers more effective than others? Sure, having the right skills and experience is important, but being able to consistently manage a portfolio effectively, acquire and retain more owners, and be a top performer in your market goes beyond that. In this fireside chat with Mark Bastin from Yonder, Ryan Saylor, Revenue Management, and Lindsey Meszaros, Sales Manager from Beyond (formerly Beyond Pricing), we will talk about how to leverage technology and insights to manage your portfolio effectively: Manage the health and performance of your entire portfolio • Understand how you are performing against market data • Take actions based on those data & insights
Join the Vrbo team for a session filled with recent traveler research, actionable takeaways, and best practices to attract high-value guests as travel recovers around the world. Learn what travelers are looking for from global Expedia Group research • Take away 3 key actions to help grow your business this year • Get insights and support to power your success on Vrbo with Streamline
One of the best benefits of Streamline’s software is how much data it provides, but that can be overwhelming. Come to Q4Launch’s workshop to get some actionable tips on how to leverage that data!
Like all well-run companies, property management companies should be data driven at their core. With so many different software platforms that don’t all integrate together this can be hard. The best companies are still finding a way. In this session we discuss how to identify, measure, collect, report on, and most importantly act on your data. Companies making clear data driven decisions are leading our industry and will continue to do so. If you’re not one of them, we’ll walk through practical advice on how to make this happen, and where you can start improving today!
ICND – Braving Independence -The Quest for a Well Optimized Website and the Courage to Stand Alone (from the OTA’s)
Challenging the norm, ICND will break down what features make a well optimized (and conversion focused) website. What features are important versus what’s industry noise? Just like self-help books, your website needs to be continuously improved upon. But where do you start? We’ll break down the most effective ways to make sure your website is used by your guests for repeat bookings and what features give you the best return on your investment. Key Takeaways • Breaking down features for the Homepage, Search Results, Property Detail, and Booking pages and what features they must have that trigger more conversions • Leads vs bookings – how to get them & how to nurture them • Modules/Addons that make the most bang for your buck• How to make sure your guests come back to your website vs the OTAs — Presented by: Vanessa Humes
When you hear “the future is here,” you could be clearly describing the current vacation rental industry. However, there’s about to be a tsunami of change (e.g., legislative, environmental, technological, demographic) that will shape property care operations staff. Starting today, owners, managers, cleaners, and maintenance techs need to prepare for this transformative wave. The session pushes beyond theory by introducing real case-study examples and how this information can be used today to shape VR companies for what the coming years will demand.