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    The Importance of Trust Accounting

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    A Q&A with Olivier Grémillon of Booking.com

    By: Cady Stokes | Sep 5

    When it Comes to Safety and Security ─ Why is Every Manager for Themself?

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    VRMA Advocacy: A Year in Progress

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    A Q&A with Peter Andrews of Vrbo

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    Future-Proofing the Vacation Rental Industry

    By: Jessica Gillingham | Aug 8

    Risk Management Considerations for Property Managers and Travel Insurance Companies

    By: Cady Stokes | Aug 1

    Risk Management Made Easy: Raising the Bar for Your Business

    By: Cady Stokes | Jul 25

    Dream Destinations: What's the Deciding Factor?

    By: Cady Stokes | Jul 18

    How to Stay Focused as a Vacation Rental Manager

    By: Ben Edwards | Jul 11

    A Q&A with Nars Krishnamachari of RueBaRue

    By: Cady Stokes | Jul 3

    A Brave New (Google) World: How Vacation Rental Property Managers can Navigate the New Google Ecosystem

    By: James Burrows | Jun 27

    What's the "Risk" of Empowerment?

    By: Douglas Kennedy | Jun 20

    Family Vacation: Are You Road Trip Ready?

    By: Cady Stokes | Jun 13

    Balancing Risk Mitigation and Guest Privacy

    By: Michael Driedger | May 30

    Marketing Strategies for the Modern Traveler’s Journey

    By: Kelly Rehan | May 23

    A Q&A with Tom Archer of ALTIDO

    By: Jessica Gillingham | May 20

    Vacation Rental Leaders: Attend Next Month's Inaugural VRMA Executive Summit

    By: Miller Hawkins | May 16

    The Issue of Value Proposition and the Professional Vacation Rental Industry

    By: Jessica Gillingham | May 9

    Remembering John Kjellman

    By: Mike Copps | Apr 29

    This Year’s VRMA Spring Forum Wowed Me!

    By: Natalee Pfeifer | Apr 29

    Remembering Jean Siebert

    By: Mike Copps | Apr 25

    Leverage National Travel and Tourism Week

    By: Kelly Rehan | Apr 25

    Advocacy Series: Vacation Rentals Generate Jobs, Local Economic Stability

    By: Russ Klettke | Apr 23

    Prague 2019: The Will to Exchange is Confirmed

    By: Eric Bordier | Apr 18

    Advocacy Series: State Preemption Laws – Protecting the Rights of Vacation Rental Property Owners

    By: Russ Klettke | Apr 18

    A Kiwi Capture for Sykes Holiday Cottages

    By: Kelly Rehan | Apr 9

    Q&A with Leslie Preston

    By: Jessica Gillingham | Apr 9

    7 Questions with HomeAway's VP and GM of the Newly Formed Global Business for Property Managers

    By: Kelly Rehan | Apr 4

    Ray Anaya is a Proud Vacation Rental Management Professional

    By: Kelly Rehan | Apr 4

    The VRMA Community Remembers Pedro Mandoki

    By: Kelly Rehan | Mar 28

    Recent Changes in the Industry Favor the Progressives

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    HR Corner: How to Create an Employee Handbook

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    The Power of Being Local in an Increasingly Global World

    By: Jessica Gillingham | Mar 8

    SPONSORED: Surveying the European Vacation Rental Market

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    What We Learned, Accomplished and Lost in 2018

    By: Russ Klettke | Feb 19

    Anticipating the VR Industry Impact of a Government Shutdown

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    Remembering Pedro Mandoki

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    Train Your VR Team To Become Location Area Experts

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    OTAs, Direct Bookings and Why You Need Both

    By: Matthew Barnes | Jan 22

    Technology for Marketing: Be Creative, But Be Smart

    By: Steve Bjerklie | Jan 10

    2018 Year In Review

    By: Alana Stramowski | Dec 20

    Short-Term Rental Ballot Initiative Results

    By: Greg Holcomb, MPA | Dec 5

    Financially Prepare Your Business for 2019

    By: Ben Edwards | Dec 4

    2018 VRMA International Conference Largest to Date

    By: Alana Stramowski | Nov 26

    Thinking About Reshaping Your Digital Strategy in 2019?

    By: Alana Stramowski | Nov 15

    Advocacy Series: Smart Media Relations Is Essential to Your Business

    By: Russ Klettke | Nov 9

    Rethinking the Performance Review Cycle

    By: Sue Jones, MBA, SHRM-SCP, SPHR | Oct 30

    A Pre-Conference Interview With Booking.com VP Olivier Gremillon

    By: VRMA Editor | Oct 19

    The Age of Assistance

    By: VRMA Editor | Oct 12

    Advocacy Series: Honolulu Rejects Overreaching Vacation Rental Bill

    By: Russ Klettke | Oct 4

    World Tourism Day 2018: Disruptive Digital Technology

    By: Alana Stramowski | Sep 26

    Impact of the US Travel Industry: Part III

    By: Alana Stramowski | Sep 20

    Impact of the US Travel Industry: Part II

    By: Alana Stramowski | Sep 13

    Sponsored Content: Rent Smarter with Regional Travel Protection

    By: VRMA Editor | Sep 5

    Make Sure Your VR Is Prepared For Anything

    By: Alana Stramowski | Sep 5

    New Netflix Series, “Stay Here,” is a Short-Term Rental Makeover Show

    By: Russ Klettke | Aug 28

    Impact of the US Travel Industry: Part I

    By: Alana Stramowski | Aug 21

    Your Organizational Structure Enhances Your Business’s Performance

    By: Sue Jones, MBA, SHRM-SCP, SPHR | Aug 7

    Where Are We Headed?

    By: Toby Babich | Aug 2

    5 Benefits Housekeepers Want From Technology

    By: Kyle Cassidy | Jul 24

    Global Segmentation and Software Spend Among VR Companies

    By: Alana Stramowski | Jul 10

    8 Steps to Building an Effective Team

    By: Alana Stramowski | Jun 21

    Home Improvements That Keep Housekeepers Happy

    By: Kyle Cassidy | Jun 21

    Boosting Brand, Standing Out

    By: Steve Bjerklie | Jun 12

    VRMA Event Strategy Reimagined

    By: Mike Copps | May 15

    Advocating for Professional Managers with a Unified Voice

    By: Andrew Ricci | May 9

    Celebrate National Small Business Week 2018

    By: Alana Stramowski | Apr 30

    Western Conference Wrap-Up

    By: VRMA Editor | Apr 19

    A Bold New Era: Part 2

    By: VRMA Editor | Apr 10

    A Bold New Era: Part 1

    By: VRMA Editor | Apr 4

    Branding for Vacation Rental Managers: Part 2

    By: Alana Stramowski | Mar 27

    VRMA Europe 2018: Reflections from Paris

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    Branding for Vacation Rental Managers: Part 1

    By: Alana Stramowski | Mar 20

    Navigating Uncertainty With Excitement

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    Generation ABCs: Making Sense of What Wants What and Why

    By: Steve Bjerklie | Mar 6

    Uncovering Vacation Rental Trends Abroad

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    Deep Thoughts on Deep Cleans

    By: Ellie K Madsen | Feb 20

    VRMA's Worldwide Reach

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    5 Lessons That Helped Form a Successful Vacation Rental Management Company

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    National Plan for Vacation Day

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    Vacation Tech 2018: An International Perspective

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    Be Disruptive Without Being Disrupted

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    Seeing Your Property From a New Angle

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    Vacation Rental Reservations: When Is the Right Time to Refund?

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    The European Vacation Rental Landscape: Q&A with Eric Bordier

    By: VRMA Editor | Jan 5

    Memory Makers: Highlights from 2017

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    Top Five Articles from 2017

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    Be Prepared for Emergency Weather: Part IV

    By: VRMA Editor | Dec 19

    Be Prepared for Emergency Weather: Part III

    By: VRMA Editor | Dec 14

    On the Shoulder: New Research Finds Big Differences in Shoulder-Season Trends

    By: VRMA Editor | Dec 5

    Be Prepared for Emergency Weather: Part II

    By: VRMA Editor | Nov 29

    Hurricane Irma: Rick's Story

    By: Kyle Cassidy | Nov 28

    VRMA’s Strategic Path Forward

    By: Mike Carrozzo | Nov 28

    VRMA Member Spotlight: Owner of Seaside Vacation Rentals

    By: VRMA Editor | Nov 21

    Member Spotlight: Why CEO of Mandoki Hospitality Chooses VRMA

    By: VRMA Editor | Nov 15

    Be Prepared for Emergency Weather: Part I

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    Strength in Numbers at the VRMA National Conference

    By: VRMA Editor | Oct 31

    VRMA National Conference: What We Learned

    By: Andrew McConnell | Oct 23

    Overcoming Objections

    By: Douglas Kennedy | Oct 6

    Powerful Pitch

    By: VRMA Editor | Oct 5

    VRMA 2017 National Conference Speaker: Doug Kennedy

    By: VRMA Editor | Sep 28

    VRMA 2017 National Conference Speaker: Durk Johnson

    By: VRMA Editor | Sep 27

    World Tourism Day: Travel. Enjoy. Respect.

    By: VRMA Editor | Sep 27

    VRMA 2017 National Conference Speaker: Paul Hanak

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    Mitigating Fraud for Vacation Rental Managers

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    VRMA National Speakers: Dawn Yeskulsky and Michael Charalambous

    By: VRMA Editor | Sep 19

    Play to Win

    By: Ben Edwards | Sep 19

    After the Storm: What to Know Next

    By: VRMA Editor | Sep 15

    Three Big Questions

    By: VRMA Editor | Sep 12

    The New Vacation Rental Website – A Multi-Media Information Hub

    By: Heather Bayer | Aug 30

    How to Improve Your Employee Retention

    By: Sue Jones, MBA, SHRM-SCP, SPHR | Aug 15

    One-On-One with Airbnb’s Jonathan Lesser

    By: VRMA Editor | Aug 3

    Data-Driven Marketing Part Two

    By: Brandon Sauls | Aug 1

    Data-Driven Marketing Part One

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    Embracing Virtual Reality Vacation Rentals

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    The Smart Home Automation Trifecta

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    Balancing Change & Challenge in the Year Ahead

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    Aftershocks: Riding the Waves of 2016 to Prepare for the Future

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    Captivate Your Audience

    By: VRMA Administrator | Dec 1

    When All You See is Change

    By: VRMA Administrator | Aug 1

    The New Vacationer

    By: VRMA Administrator | Aug 1

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    Second-Chance Bookings: Closing the Deal

    By: VRMA Administrator | Apr 1

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