Articles by Colin Nagy

What’s Behind Air Canada’s New Look and New Branding

What’s Behind Air Canada’s New Look and New Branding

Colin Nagy, Skift

Air Canada is taking a page out of the past to make a larger statement about its role in aviation in modern times.

1 week ago

Why It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye to Boeing’s Iconic 747

Why It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye to Boeing’s Iconic 747

Colin Nagy, Skift

An icon of the skies draws closer to retirement.

2 weeks ago

Opinion: Open Your Travel Horizons With Banned Country Dinners

Opinion: Open Your Travel Horizons With Banned Country Dinners

Colin Nagy, Skift

I can't think of a more delicious way to take a stand.

3 weeks ago

4 Apps and Services That Help Travelers Stay Safe on the Road

4 Apps and Services That Help Travelers Stay Safe on the Road

Colin Nagy, Skift

You don't need to be climbing Mt. Everest for it to be wise to take advantage of a few think-ahead travel services.

1 month ago

A Supertraveler’s Wish List for Travel in 2017 and Beyond

A Supertraveler’s Wish List for Travel in 2017 and Beyond

Colin Nagy, Skift

We don't need supersonic travel, robot butlers, or Alexa in every hotel room. Just a few upgrades to improve the experience overall.

2 months ago

A Celebration of the Brands That Cared in Airlines and Hospitality

A Celebration of the Brands That Cared in Airlines and Hospitality

Colin Nagy, Skift

For 2017, it is advisable to vote with your wallet, and support the airlines, hotels, and brands that are elevating experiences and not resting on their laurels or forgetting the vital human element of service.

2 months ago

Civility, Empathy and Simple Secrets to Better Travel

Civility, Empathy and Simple Secrets to Better Travel

Skift, Colin Nagy

As people take to the road for the holiday break, there’s a few rules that need to be called out and updated for the modern traveller and the hospitality provider alike.

2 months ago

Autonomous Transportation and the Future of Business Travel

Autonomous Transportation and the Future of Business Travel

Colin Nagy, Skift

Autonomy will have implications for short haul air travel. The question is when.

2 months ago

A Supertraveler’s Guide to a Last-Minute Holiday Escape

A Supertraveler’s Guide to a Last-Minute Holiday Escape

Colin Nagy, Skift

As a rule we shy away from holiday travel, but Tokyo in winter is something we can get behind.

3 months ago

Understanding Virgin Hotel Chicago’s Quick Rise to Consumer Favorite

Understanding Virgin Hotel Chicago’s Quick Rise to Consumer Favorite

Colin Nagy, Skift

It's really rather simple: Treat your guests well and offer them a great product.

3 months ago

Roads and Kingdoms Extends Its Brand of Travel Reportage Into Podcasts

Roads and Kingdoms Extends Its Brand of Travel Reportage Into Podcasts

Colin Nagy, Skift

In the same way that R&K has made the world larger with its travel reporting, expect them to do the same in this new form.

3 months ago

Anxiety Vs. Mindfulness in the Battle for Travelers’ Attentions

Anxiety Vs. Mindfulness in the Battle for Travelers’ Attentions

Colin Nagy, Skift

Some travel brands have mastered the art of using FOMO to get us to buy right now. But there's value for some travelers in missing out, at least on the anxiety.

4 months ago