June 1, 2020

How to Take Great Airbnb Photos with a Smartphone (Ep. 336)

Many short-term rental hosts are using the Coronavirus shutdown to show our listings some love, taking advantage of the unexpected break to upgrade our Airbnbs. And […]
May 25, 2020
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The One Thing – Exciting GPFYP Announcement (Ep. 335)

🎉The day has finally come. Eric and I have been working on this for years. As some of you know, we're passionate about educating short-term rental […]
May 13, 2020

How To List On Kopa, The Airbnb For Mid-term Rentals (Ep. 334)

Today we're talking to Jack Forbes, the CEO and Co-Founder of Kopa. Between OTAs offering 1-to-30 day rentals and long-term rentals, Jack saw a need for […]
May 8, 2020

Airbnb Lays Off 25% Of Their Staff (Ep. 333)

Every week Airbnb has a new major headline. In today's podcast, we discuss the news that Airbnb laid off 25% of its staff (1,900 employees). In […]
May 5, 2020
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How To Use Email Marketing To Drive Bookings (EP. 332)

Today we're talking to Mark Simpson from Boostly again about how to use email marketing to drive bookings. Mark first tells us about why email isn't […]
May 1, 2020
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Airbnb Finally Pays Hosts Their Cancellation Fees (EP. 330)

Yesterday we woke up to multiple messages from hosts who are finally receiving their money from Airbnb after being left hanging for too long. There are […]
April 28, 2020
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Direct Bookings Through Powerful and Actionable Marketing Techniques (EP. 330)

Today I'm talking to Mark Simpson from Boostly, a platform for building direct booking websites. I decided to make today's episode fun and play the devil's […]
April 24, 2020
AIRBNB TO REFUNG GUESTS JUNE BOOKINGS

Airbnb May Allow Guests to Cancel June Bookings (EP. 329)

I'm getting a bit used to quarantine now. I had some hope that I'd be able to hop on my bike and go for a ride. […]
April 21, 2020
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What iGMS Customers Are Doing To Weather The Crisis (EP. 328)

Today we talk to Inna Schevchenko, the CMO of iGMS, which is a vacation rental property management software. iGMS recently launched a survey to figure out […]
April 17, 2020
Airbnb Temporary Cancellation Policy

Airbnb Introduces Temporary Cancellation Policy (EP 327)

I'm finally back home to Barcelona after a few months in San Diego. It's weird to be alone all the time, but I'm using this downtime […]
March 12, 2020
How the Coronavirus Impacts Airbnb Hosts

How the Coronavirus Impacts Airbnb Hosts series (EP 317 to 326)

The Coronavirus has a severe impact on Airbnb hosts and the STR industry. I'm publishing a special podcast every Monday on this topic. In this post […]
February 28, 2020
How Core Values Impact Your STR Business

How Core Values Impact Your STR Business (EP 316)

What is the SOUL of your short-term rental (STR) business? What do you believe in? And how do you want to impact other’s lives? Whether you […]