At first glance, third-party management companies and their counterparts that both own and operate hotels appear to be cut from the same cloth. Scratch the surface, and you’ll discover profoundly different cultures that can make a difference when it comes to maximizing revenues – and profits. 283 more words
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Any airport, even an amenity-rich one, can feel like hell if you’re stuck there when you really want or need to be somewhere else.
But many travelers have very specific reasons for loathing the time they spend at certain airports. 181 more words
Our meeting with Vice President Al Gore's soft buttery hands and how I once got Paul Harvey to issue a semi-correction
The following is another excerpt from my yet unpublished memoir, “Muckville: Farm Policy, Media and the Strange Oddities of Semi-Rural Life.” It deals with our brief meeting with Vice President Al Gore. 934 more words