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My thoughts on the recent Cancer Research UK ad campaign identifying obesity as a major cause of various cancers

A short video of my thoughts as an experienced Marketing professional and as a Hypnotic Practitioner and Nutrition Adviser

July 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Power of Questions & Search

Marketing constantly evolves. And yet, as a result of attending a Hotel Marketing Association seminar last week (June 2019) I believe that we are at a definitive crossroads where marketing … Continue reading

July 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Latest Challenges for Marketers

Introduction A few weeks ago, I attended the Technology for Marketing and ‘ad tech’ shows at London’s Olympia. Over the 2 days, in addition to chatting to exhibitors, I attended … Continue reading

October 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

How to Increase Direct On-Line Bookings

Barriers to Book: How to increase Direct On-line Bookings Written by Pamela Carvell, March 2018 Introduction So many independent hotels focus energy on driving ‘followers’, ‘likes’ & ‘shares’ on their … Continue reading

April 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

What is the Value of Awards?

What is the Value of Awards? Written by Pamela Carvell, March 2018. On 20th March 2018 over 160 hoteliers, marketers and agency teams gathered at the W Hotel in London’s … Continue reading

March 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

Content may be King, but in Social Media it’s about Engagement & Influence

Content may be King, but in Social Media it’s about Engagement & Influence Written by Pamela Carvell, March 2018 Content is King It was over 20 years ago that Bill … Continue reading

March 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

How can hotels compete in the Experience Economy?

This was the title of a Hotel Marketing Association event, led by James Wallman, author of the book ‘Stuffocation’. Here I reflect on some of the things he talked about, and share my experiences.

February 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Power of a Strapline

Do modern marketers underestimate the power and impact of the strapline? Or is it simply too big a challenge to come up with a strapline that has to fulfil so many things? Or is the strapline overlooked because of the power of the video?

January 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

Will Social Media Kill Off Revenue Management?

(Written by Pamela Carvell, Lifestyle Marketer, 2017) I have been involved in Revenue Management (or Yield Management, as it was originally known) in hotels since the early 1990’s. Back then … Continue reading

July 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Why are hotel customers showing growing loyalty to OTA’s (Online Travel Agents)

Great article, full of great stats & insights, followed by some great discussions. http://www.tnooz.com/article/consumers-prefer-online-travel-agencies/#utm_content=bufferfc528&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

December 19, 2014 · Leave a comment