Success Unlocked: Vacation Ventures 1

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Welcome back to Success Unlocked, where our hosting business master membership coaches discuss operations, social media, unique builds, co-hosting strategies, and so much more. This week’s episode is Vacation Ventures, hosted by Michael Hicks, an STR host and creative builder with over twenty years of experience.

On today’s show, Michael speaks with the wonderful couple behind the travel blog, Journey More, Hayden and Nikki Hughes. With years of experience staying in unique Airbnbs and creating viral content, these two have invaluable insights for hosts looking to take their properties to the next level.

We hear how Hayden and Nikki got their start, including some pro tips for up-and-coming content creators looking to work with hosts. They share what goes into crafting an exceptional guest experience through thoughtful communication and special touches. They also get their recommendations for properties wanting to improve, from small amenities to big picture experience creation.

Throughout the conversation, Hayden and Nikki emphasize being flexible and finding win-win collaborations with hosts. Their passion for helping properties showcase their unique strengths shines through. Whether you’re a new host or seasoned veteran, you’re sure to pick up great tips from these world travelers.

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Together, Annette & Sarah are the dynamic duo behind the wildly popular podcast Thanks For Visiting, co-creators of the Hosting Business Mastery Method, & seasoned short-term-rental hosts.

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