Friday, April 26, 2019

Airbnb & Noise data: How the data handshake improves customer experience

AirBnB & Noise data: How the data handshake improves customer experience Data's value increases when it's shared, and you can make money by selling it....

What are actionable insights?

Every data company boasts its ability to provide actionable insights. Is this term more than marketing? Business Intelligence vs actionable insights Companies need to track their...

Uber acquires machine learning startup

Ride-sharing company Uber acquires a new startup. This time Uber is venturing into the world of artificial intelligence by creating Uber AI Labs, a new...

How Airlines Measure Loyalty

For years, the airline loyalty industry has been debating over what the definition of a high-value customer is. One that spends big on airline...

Metrics to measure airline revenue performance

Complicated revenue management drives unsatisfactory results, but it doesn’t have to be that way, writes Tom Bacon. Let me start this story with a quote...

5 Simple Ways Hotels Use Data To Increase Revenue

How hotels use data to drive new revenue In 2017, it's clear that the hospitality industry needs to prepare for even more disruptions that will...

Are frequent flyer miles a liability for FFPs?

Are miles a liability for frequent flyer programs? At the end of 2015, members of the American Airlines AAdvantage program had over 853 BILLION frequent...

How Big Data is Changing The Way We Fly

Airline big data, combined with predictive analytics is being used to drive up airline ticket prices. As airlines and their frequent flyer programs gather more...
Propensity Modelling - Travel Data Daily

Audience Fragmentation – Propensity & Behavioural Scoring

Audience Fragmentation, also known as behavioural scoring or propensity scoring, is a popular method of descriptive analytics which aims to calculate the likelihood of...

Google reveals how travelers use their smartphone

In today’s mobile-first world, people turn to their phones regularly to help make travel decisions. In a new report, Google shares insight into the...

3 Charts Showing Growth of Short-Term Rentals vs. Hotel Online Bookings

There’s no question short-term rentals made a splash around the world this year — mainly from the likes of Airbnb — even amidst the...

Dark Data: The billion dollar opportunity

How can airlines, hotels, and travel companies leverage dark data capabilities? Every organization collects, stores and retains portions of dark data. It's the digital equivalent...

Bad Data: When Big Data Lets You Down

Big Data in loyalty programs is being used to learn detailed profile metrics on our customers and use predictive semantics to identify triggers of...
Use data intelligence to understand your customers

Using data intelligence to understand your customers

Do you understand your customers? How do airlines identify customer needs? How can loyalty programs use that data to improve customer loyalty? Understanding your customers is more...

Creating a 360-degree customer view using big data

With a 360-degree customer view, your company will drive up profits. How valuable would it be to know everything about your customer's interactions with your...
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Hacking the American Express Big Data System for your advantage

Hacking American Express? Wait, what? Banks and card providers like American Express are increasingly becoming more reliant on predictive analytics, merchant and transactional data to...

How airline loyalty programs use big data to drive new revenue

How airline loyalty programs use big data to drive new revenue The past few years have seen a wave of travel companies member accounts compromised...

Are Predictive Analytics In Marketing Helping The Wrong People?

The rise of predictive analytics has brought many benefits to marketers. The tremendous amount of both real-time and historical data available about customer behaviour...

Breakage vs Engagement: The Financial Question for Loyalty Programs

Airline loyalty breakage is growing discussion point for many frequent flyer programs Len Llaguno - Founder and CEO of SnapShotML, firm providing a financial measurement...

American Airlines Going ‘Back to Basics’ To Prep For Big Data

As airlines and MRO providers embrace data analytics to help drive efficiencies, their organizations must first ensure they have basic protocols in place to...

Measuring Loyalty – Tracking passengers who fly with competing airlines

Measuring loyalty success through share of wallet tracking is more powerful than traditional metrics. What would your frequent flyer program do if the most valuable...

Can Uber predict your credit rating more accurately than banks?

Your Uber rating may be important, but what if it were possible for Uber to predict your credit rating more accurately than banks? What places...

Segmenting frequent flyer loyalty member databases

Step by step guide on segmenting frequent flyer member databases. Want to dive deeper than traditional segmenting? Check out my other article on Propensity Modeling...

Data is everywhere but does it drive strategic decisions in travel?

Ctrip is acquiring Skyscanner for numerous reasons but a big plus is its razor-sharp focus on data. Senay Boztas reports from EyeforTravel’s Amsterdam Summit...

Commercializing frequent flyer program member data

I recently shared an article on how airlines are using information to individually price airfares and extract maximum value from passengers which was thought...