Category: Technology

Hospitality Acronyms & Terminology: What’s A Hotel PMS, OTA or GDS?

By 14/08/2023

We often get questions from clients who are new to property management about hospitality acronyms and travel industry terminology. There’s… Read more »

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What Are The Functions Of A Good Property Management System?

By 12/08/2023

Nowadays to run a successful property business it’s not enough to deliver great customer service. You almost have to be… Read more »

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Artificial Intelligence In The Hospitality Industry: The Potential Impacts Of AI For Hotels

By 24/05/2023

In the last 6 months the debate around AI (Artificial Intelligence) has ignited fiercely, as we see technology companies race… Read more »

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Understanding Data Analytics Used in the Accommodation Industry

By 20/07/2022

As an accommodation provider, analysing your business data and harnessing the insights it provides helps you to identify new opportunities,… Read more »

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How is Accommodation Management Evolving?

By 28/06/2022

Clearly the front desk is here to stay! Despite predictions in the industry as far back as 2010 and 2011… Read more »

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The Risk Of The Faceless Guest

By 03/11/2021

The festive season is fast approaching, bringing Christmas carols on the radio, increased occupancies and unfortunately the risk of fraudulent… Read more »

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7 Essential Property Management Software Features

By 25/08/2021

Accommodation management can feel like you need to be a master of multiple specialisms including marketing, accounting and maintenance, on… Read more »

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What Is The Best CMS System For Hotel & Accommodation Businesses?

By 28/10/2020

If you already have a website for your hotel, motel or holiday rental accommodation, you may be familiar with the… Read more »

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The 4 Best Bed And Breakfast Website Design Features

By 05/07/2019

As a smaller accommodation owner, you may well think that you don’t need a website for your property or that… Read more »

HiRUM Product Sneak Peek: HiRUM Anywhere Maintenance and Asset Apps

By 26/03/2019

HiRUM Product Sneak Peek HiRUM is happy to announce that we will soon be adding two additional apps to the… Read more »

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What Is Content Marketing And How Can It Benefit Your Accommodation Business?

By 26/03/2019

What is Content Marketing? It is widely regarded that one of the major drivers for any successful business is a… Read more »

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What To Look For In The Best Channel Manager For AirBnb

By 07/03/2019

Whether you’re managing apartment style vacation rentals, holiday homes, hostels or bed and breakfast accommodation, you are most likely either… Read more »

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Property Management Software For Small Business: 3 Things To Look For

By 06/12/2018

What To Look For In Property Management Software For Small Business Property management is a challenging industry, particularly when you… Read more »

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The Top 3 Features To Look For In Vacation Property Management Software

By 15/11/2018

Running a vacation property rental business can be very different from that of a large hotel operation. Without the budgets… Read more »

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Hotel Industry Trends: 3 Top Customer Service Trends in Hospitality

By 19/09/2018

In an industry where service is paramount, staying on top of the latest customer service trends in hospitality can make… Read more »

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7 Things To Look For In Your PMS Provider

By 09/08/2018

A property manager’s job can be stressful, right? And there are never enough hours in the day to look after… Read more »

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What Is a Data Platform and How Does It Work in Hospitality?

By 16/07/2018

Source: Snapshot Team, 25 June 2018 (https://blog.snapshot.travel/what-is-a-data-platform-and-how-does-it-work-for-hotels) With massive amounts of data now available to hotels, it’s safe to say… Read more »


Important Announcement: LIVE CONNECTION with Snapshot!

By 07/06/2018

Snapshot is an innovative data house and marketplace for hotel related applications. The revolutionary platform allows accommodation providers of all… Read more »


Important Announcement: HiRUM Integrates with CartStack!

By 06/06/2018

Introducing yet another revolutionary tool which will help you boost your revenue! CartStack is a robust revenue recovery system which… Read more »

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A Property Inspection Checklist: Tips To Avoid Compliance Issues

By 13/02/2018

We’ve heard the horror stories from property managers, of legal battles and expensive mistakes when property inspections aren’t compliant, or… Read more »

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HiRUM Anywhere Front Desk App – Have you downloaded it yet?

By 17/11/2017

The HiRUM Anywhere Front Desk PMS app is designed to give you the ability to manage your critical business information… Read more »

Why settle for the cloud, when the Sky’s the limit!

By 21/12/2016

Many software vendors are touting Cloud as being ‘the be all and end all’ for doing business. At HiRUM though… Read more »

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How HiSCAN can bring efficiencies to your office

By 18/11/2016

Tired of having mountains of receipts and documents laying around your office, taking up precious real estate? Or having to… Read more »

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Why more people choose HiRUM than any other product.

By 02/07/2010

…..Even better, the Hirum total solution allows you to increase your owners return by 8%, now wouldn’t that put a smile on their faces!