Tourism And Hospitality
Velma Corcoran shares her recipe on how to master Airbnb’s platform.Tuck In
Velma is the Regional Lead, Middle East Africa for Airbnb with a mandate to accelerate growth and highlight the potential of the region. She's worked extensively in South Africa and the UK across advertising and brand strategy for companies like Yellowwood Future Architects, Lowe London, OIL and the Jupiter Drawing Room. Seeking to merge her love of travel and technology, Velma joined Airbnb in 2016 and is passionate about how Airbnb can redefine travel in Africa by democratising travel and taking tourism to people and places that need it most.
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1 - What Inspired Your Transition From Advertising To Tourism?
2 - What Makes Up The Airbnb 'Culture Of Generosity'?
3 - How Is Airbnb Supporting Tourism Entrepreneurs In South Africa?
4 - How Does The Airbnb Entrepreneurship Academy Work?
5 - What Makes South Africa Such A Unique Tourist Destination?
6 - How Has The Airbnb Platform Adapted To New Travel Trends?
7 - How Has Airbnb Focused Its Offering And What Are The Advantages?
8 - What Are Some Of The Critical Concerns For Airbnb Hosts In South Africa?
9 - How Can An Entrepreneur Become A Host With Airbnb?
10 - What Advice Can You Share For Entrepreneurs Looking To List Their Space On Airbnb?
About This Recipe
Airbnb has democratised the global hospitality sector. The accommodation platform has enabled millions of homeowners to become business owners by essentially turning their homes into self-catering spaces that can accommodate tourists or anyone who wants a place to live short term.
What You'll Learn
In this recipe, Airbnb’s Velma Corcoran explains how the platform works and how entrepreneurs can use it to its full potential.
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