Articles tagged “bleisure”

Tourism

Remote Workers Flock to European Hotspots Before Offices Reopen

Thousands of people will be experiencing the benefits of remote work, and no doubt telling their employers all about it once they return.

Remote Workers Flock to European Hotspots Before Offices Reopen

Announcements

Calling Travel’s Future Without Fear Then and Now on Skift’s 9th Anniversary

When we officially launched Skift on July 30, 2012, we couldn't have envisioned the insanity and tragedy of 2020 and 2021. But we got through it as a company, and much of the global travel industry, licking its wounds, has likewise proved to be as adaptable as the circumstances demand.

Calling Travel’s Future Without Fear Then and Now on Skift’s 9th Anniversary

Business Travel

Singapore Launches WeChat Mini Program Catering to Chinese Bleisure Travelers

Singapore is ahead of the curve when it comes to its Chinese inbound strategy. It's the first country destination to roll out a WeChat Mini Program specifically targeted to Chinese business travelers attending meetings and events.

Singapore Launches WeChat Mini Program Catering to Chinese Bleisure Travelers

Business Travel

Remote Year Founder Talks About Taking Corp Travel to a Whole New Level

Remote Year flips the average business trip on its head, making it more about the destination rather than the nature of the work itself. As flexibility becomes more important for business travelers, the company sees increasing interest from employees and managers alike.

Remote Year Founder Talks About Taking Corp Travel to a Whole New Level

Business Travel

Business Travel Is Tough on Employees’ Home Lives: Bleisure Can Help

New research has important info for employers who want to make sure their travelers stick around and don’t come to resent frequent work trips.

Business Travel Is Tough on Employees’ Home Lives: Bleisure Can Help

Business Travel

Luxury Travel Agencies Claim Bragging Rights in VIP Business Travel

Some luxury-focused leisure travel agencies are finding success in handling their clients' business travel needs. The bleisure trend, as well as the desire for CEOs to keep their lavish travel a secret from employees, is creating opportunities for these agencies.

Luxury Travel Agencies Claim Bragging Rights in VIP Business Travel

Tourism

Florida Addresses Its Business Travel Slump by Adding Leisure to the Mix

Florida probably has a better chance than most states to convince business travelers to turn into tourists for a couple days, but it will also take more employers to give the thumbs up to this trend.

Florida Addresses Its Business Travel Slump by Adding Leisure to the Mix

Business Travel

Combining Business and Leisure Travel Is the New Normal

People don't leave their preferences and desires behind when they travel for business. New research shows that tech workers, in particular, love to turn their business trips into a mini-vacation.

Combining Business and Leisure Travel Is the New Normal

Business Travel

Tech Workers Combine Business and Leisure Travel Most Often

The more information we get on the habits of travelers who combine business and leisure, the more obvious it becomes that the notion of the siloed, well-behaving business traveler is completely outdated.

Tech Workers Combine Business and Leisure Travel Most Often

Business Travel

Time-Starved Business Travelers Are Missing the Bleisure Trend

While bleisure travel isn't growing in a huge way, this study shows nearly half of millennial business travelers add leisure to business trips. Those young travelers could cut back as they get older — or employers might need to better adjust to a rise in bleisure down the road.

Time-Starved Business Travelers Are Missing the Bleisure Trend