Executive Travel Magazine

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October 2011

The Hotel Issue

Hotels play an essential role in every business traveler’s life: In this issue of Executive Travel, we update you on the lodging industry in 2011.

As hotels evolve and adapt to the best in technology, process and product, business travelers are reaping the benefits.

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Amenities tailored to business travelers shine in some of those great new hotels.

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These hi-tech hotels are taking the guest experience to new forward-thinking heights.

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Innovations from iPads to QR codes enhance your hotel experience.

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Our five favorite phone and tablet apps this season

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A good night's sleep is critical to the success of a business trip, so hotels are putting new emphasis on the bed.

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Update your restaurant black book for your next trip to Denver.

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Christine Fruechte, an ad agency CEO, gives a tour of her hometown of Minneapolis.

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Chile's capital city of Santiago has earned its business-friendly reputation.

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A transponder's aircraft ID signal is crucial for the flight's safety.

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Social media recommendations rate the top programs for frequent flyers.

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Replicate your hotel bath experience with these luxurious amenities.

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A new J.D. Power and Associates survey ranks lodging brands in guest satisfaction.

This year hotel guest satisfaction with costs and fees improved despite higher room rates, according to a survey by J.D. Power and Associates. This runs counter to the general pattern of customers being less satisfied with higher prices.

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Dubai issues e-brochure on culture norms for visitors.

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This great app locates same-day discounts for hotels.

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Business travelers have new hotel choices in Paris.

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Museums seek collectibles from the defunct airline.

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Passengers on Korean's super jumbo A380 can shop, use lounge area.

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The brand’s first all-inclusive property is in Costa Rica.

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Communication up to managers can transform what's possible.

Weak sales performance may be a result of management’s failures.

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Shedding paper may even make meetings more intimate.

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Transform an urban landscape into a gym with Parkour, a new exercise discipline.

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