Articles tagged “hiring”

Airlines

JetBlue Plans to Add 5,000 Jobs in New York

JetBlue announcing a hiring spree in New York would have been unfathomable to many — considering the company was strongly considering moving its headquarters to Florida last year.

JetBlue Plans to Add 5,000 Jobs in New York

Tour Operators

Tour Operators Create New Jobs to Assure Travelers About Trip Safety

Tour operators have realized they can't get complacent about guest safety as any possible large-scale Covid outbreak will threaten their bottom line. So expect them to devote more resources to keep their clients safe amidst the rise of the Omicron variant.

Tour Operators Create New Jobs to Assure Travelers About Trip Safety

Travel Agents

U.S. Travel Agencies Can’t Cope With Demand Because of Advisor Shortage

The U.S. travel agency industry will only make a complete recovery when it manages to replace advisors cut during the pandemic. A lack of staff has often made booking trips difficult for people eager to use travel advisor services.

U.S. Travel Agencies Can’t Cope With Demand Because of Advisor Shortage

Rental Cars

Hertz Taps Former Ford Boss as Its Interim CEO

While leading any major company will bring enormous challenges, Mark Fields is fortunate he can devote his focus at Hertz to matters other than bankruptcy.

Hertz Taps Former Ford Boss as Its Interim CEO

Announcements

Skift Is Hiring a Research Director and Sales Executive to Start 2018

Come work for the best travel media company on the planet!

Skift Is Hiring a Research Director and Sales Executive to Start 2018

Hotels

Hotels Change Their Hiring Processes by Holding Casting Calls and Auditions

Hotel chains are gung-ho about their robust pipelines, but have they thought about how to efficiently build the future of their staff as they build their future properties? Some have, and comedy sketches, a cappella performances and role-playing guest scenarios are the smart future of hotel hiring rather than stuffy, crowded job fairs.

Hotels Change Their Hiring Processes by Holding Casting Calls and Auditions

Hotels

7 Hotel CEOs on Empowering Employees Who Work With Guests

Hotels are moving away from guidebooks and guidelines and learning how to empower their employees to adapt their services and relationships with individual guests.

7 Hotel CEOs on Empowering Employees Who Work With Guests

Hotels

Interview: Six Senses Hotels CEO Wants to Develop the Luxury Anti-Brand

Friendly and genuine interactions with hotel staff go a long way toward making or breaking a hotel stay; however, it takes a conscious plan and months of investment to deliver that guest experience.

Interview: Six Senses Hotels CEO Wants to Develop the Luxury Anti-Brand

Hotels

Talent crunch hurts hotel growth in Southeast Asia

Many skilled management employees flee Asian countries to find work, which leaves global hotel chains with few local hiring options and hefty costs to import overseas employees.

Talent crunch hurts hotel growth in Southeast Asia

Media and PR

More redditors reunite: Hipmunk hires away former Reddit buyer Karimkhany

Hipmunk has a lot of funding in the kitty. With Kourosh Karimkhany's hiring, perhaps a little M&A activity is in the cards?