Articles tagged “culture”

Tourism

Black-Inhabited Gullah Geechee Islands in U.S. Fight for Tourism on Own Terms

Tourism can bring billions of dollars to the Gullah Geechee Corridor along the Southeast coast in the U.S.. The challenge is ensuring most of it doesn't get siphoned off by profit-maximizing outsiders.

Black-Inhabited Gullah Geechee Islands in U.S. Fight for Tourism on Own Terms

Hotels

The Foundry Hotel Helps Engage With Asheville, NC’s Black Community

Historical preservation in hotel design isn't new, but it remains relatively rare for hotels to honor the rich histories of their Black neighborhoods. The industry need more leaders like Larry Crosby, general manager of The Foundry Hotel, part of Hilton's Curio Collection.

The Foundry Hotel Helps Engage With Asheville, NC’s Black Community

Hotels

Marriott’s Edition Hotels Face Challenge of Scaling Up Uniqueness

Replicating a lifestyle hotel brand worldwide is a bit like walking on a tightrope blindfolded. Only the skilled survive. Marriott's Edition is up to the challenge, according to the brand's boss. Expect an acrobatic 2023.

Marriott’s Edition Hotels Face Challenge of Scaling Up Uniqueness

Announcements

The Meaning of Connection at Work, In a Fully Remote World

Here's what our 10 year anniversary means to the folks behind the magic. The Skift Dream Team.

The Meaning of Connection at Work, In a Fully Remote World

Skift Originals

Don’t Create Company Culture: Lessons on Meaning of Work

Culture stems from the meaningful work we do, and each of us seeing the tangible in-situ effects of that work for the people for whom we create everything.

Don’t Create Company Culture: Lessons on Meaning of Work

Business Travel

Culture Coaches Being Hired to Help Remote Workers in Dispersed Locales

Yet another business risk that wasn’t really present before the pandemic: the challenge of bridging the gap between so many different nationalities.

Culture Coaches Being Hired to Help Remote Workers in Dispersed Locales

Business Travel

Luxury Hotels Want to Make You Feel Culturally Relevant

Luxury is no longer defined by pristine interiors and personalized service but limited knowledge-based access, distinct cultural experiences, and curated, specific references. Luxury hotels opening the doors to those experiences set themselves apart for future generations of affluent travelers.

Luxury Hotels Want to Make You Feel Culturally Relevant

Business Travel

Is Luxury Hospitality Guilty of Cultural Appropriation?

Education delivered directly from local communities, and informed by tradition, is what distinguishes immersion from appropriation. It's the job of luxury professionals to facilitate the experience without adding the influence of their own lens.

Is Luxury Hospitality Guilty of Cultural Appropriation?

Business Travel

Native American Destinations See Surge in Overseas Visitors

AIANTA wants to keep capitalizing on its success over the past couple of years, increasing tourism to Native American destinations. Its goals for 2020 are ambitious, but doable, given the stats so far.

Native American Destinations See Surge in Overseas Visitors