Focus Point



Focus Point dives into popular industries to provide analysis and insights behind trends and business news.


  • E01 Focus Point - Travel Industry

    E01 Focus Point - Travel Industry

    03/12/2017 Duration: 11min

    Hotels have a 7% profit margin. The airline industry, 8%. And the assets, considerable in both cases. How does an industry with such constraints manage to rank first in McKinsey's Digital Quotient study? Meet the industry disruptors: Online Travel Agencies. Sources : McKinsey Quarterly : Three snapshots of digital transformation - World Economic Forum / Accenture : Aviation, Travel and Tourism -- Kalibri's Book Direct Report -- Expedia's a Roadmap to Travelers Attribution - Executive Roundtable : the hotel distribution debate - Skift Magazine : Megatrends defining travel 2016 - : How Marriot transformed itself - Most travelers use search engines when planning a trip - Expedia Turns to Amazon Alexa for Its First Attempt at Voice Search-