• Company Name:
    Trip Advisor (http://www.tripadvisor.in)
  • Location:
  • Duration:
    2 Weeks
  • Target Audience:
    Management Students
  • Number of openings:
  • Completed Date:
    30th July, 2018

About the company

Trip Advisor, World's Largest Travel Site, has partnered with OysterConnect.com to launch a nationwide Hotels Re-Branding Initiative. OysterConnect.com will, therefore, be running this project on behalf of TripAdvisor, whose branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, reaching 315 million unique monthly visitors, and more than 200 million reviews and opinions covering more than 4.4 million accommodations, restaurants and attractions.

Project Steps

  • Students will be provided specific City/Cities (among the following) as their Focus Area of Research - Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Coorg, Ooty, Kodaikanal, Khajuraho, Mangalore, Port Blair, Sawai Madhopur, Vishakhapatnam, Puducherry, etc.
  • Student will be then required to use Online Research Methods to find out the correct numbers of the Hotel Owners/managers, then Call the Hotels from the list assigned, speak to the owner/manager of the hotel and inform them about TripAdvisor’s Co-Branding Initiative in the given City.
  • Once the Hotel Manager/Owner responds,
    1. Get the confirmed Address of the Hotel where the TripAdvisor Collaterals should be couriered.
    2. Send a confirmation mail to the Hotel Manager and copy the Project Manager.
    3. Update the Calling Statuses in the google sheet under the relevant columns provided by the Project Manager.

Expected Project Output

Complete the Research & Validation on all the Hotels allocated to you.

Type of Interaction

Virtual with flexible work hours. Student will be expected to spend 10 hours/week. All interaction will happen over email/Group Chat/phone. No need to visit the office.

Extra Benefits

Certificates: Project Participation Certificate, Project Completion Certificate, Multiple Certificates of Excellence (as per various target achievement/ performance/ skill parameters).

Any Additional Information

NOTE: Once students are selected, the Project Manager will send an Email Invite to all these students to join their project group on "Basecamp3" - A Project Management App & Website. All further interactions between students & the Project Manager will take place via this Basecamp Group. Therefore, please be on the lookout for the Email Invitation and follow the steps mentioned in the email to register and start interacting on the Basecamp.