Articles tagged “megatrends”

RSVP Now for Skift Megatrends Launch Events Around The World

RSVP Now for Skift Megatrends Launch Events Around The World

Rafat Ali, Skift

Skift publishes our annual Megatrends Magazine each January. It's released through a series of intimate and highly engaging events where Skift editors present themes to our readers and discuss them in live Q&A’s held in locations in the U.S., Europe, and Asia. RSVP today to claim your spot!

1 month ago

The Top 6 Skift Podcasts of All Time

The Top 6 Skift Podcasts of All Time

Hannah Sampson , Skift

Relive some of our finest interviews, events, and behind-the-scenes moments with these popular podcasts from Skift.

6 months ago

Skift Basics: 10 Essential Reads to Understand Global Travel

Skift Basics: 10 Essential Reads to Understand Global Travel

Rafat Ali, Skift

Skift deciphers and defines the big trends for professionals in the global travel industry. If you're new to it, or considering getting into it, you will be up to speed after reading these. We guarantee it!

6 months ago

Registration Open: Travel Megatrends 2018 Events NYC, SF & London, January

Registration Open: Travel Megatrends 2018 Events NYC, SF & London, January

Rafat Ali, Skift

Come and join Skift for three evenings of travel trends to better understand the big forces defining the industry in 2018 and beyond. And oh, to get a copy of our beautiful magazine, too!

1 year ago

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: Smart Cities Are Now Platforms

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: Smart Cities Are Now Platforms

Greg Oates, Skift

Cities often tell us more than we know what to do with, but with the right thinking this surfeit of intelligence can be turned into an exceptional opportunity to distinguish destinations.

3 years ago

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: Build Your Own Passenger Experience Is the Future of Flying

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: Build Your Own Passenger Experience Is the Future of Flying

Marisa Garcia, Skift

BYO doesn’t have to be a bad thing and the best airlines will convince passengers its even better than old-school frills.

3 years ago

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: The Industry Is Ready for a 360-Degree View of the Traveler

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: The Industry Is Ready for a 360-Degree View of the Traveler

Alex Palmer, Skift

With this comprehensive view into the traveler’s journey, the industry is poised to elevate and per-sonalize the travel experience further than ever.

3 years ago

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: Video Is the New Language of Brand Communication

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: Video Is the New Language of Brand Communication

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Brands have realized that video doesn’t have to be broadcast-worthy, it just has to be authentic and resonate with viewers.

3 years ago

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: The Rise of Fast Casual Design

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: The Rise of Fast Casual Design

Grant Martin, Skift

Consumers like the simplicity of à la carte and only paying for the things that demonstrate clear value. Let’s get rid of the clutter.

3 years ago

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: Partnership Time for Hospitality in the On-Demand Economy

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: Partnership Time for Hospitality in the On-Demand Economy

James O'Brien, Skift

Hotels are watching guest behavior closely and identifying opportunities to both connect them closer with services they already use and cut out services that have become superfluous.

3 years ago

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: Messaging Is the New Language of the Globe

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: Messaging Is the New Language of the Globe

Rafat Ali and Dan Peltier , Skift

Messaging gives brands a direct, intimate relationship with consumers that social media only hinted at. What will be the long-term effect on marketing when a hotel or airline can contact customers like their loved ones do?

3 years ago

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: Online Booking Sites’ New Rivals Are Former Friends

Skift Travel Megatrend for 2016: Online Booking Sites’ New Rivals Are Former Friends

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Last year we said that ever ything is a booking site and this year it went beyond our expectations. The one-time gatekeep-ers mare now the booking outlets, too.

3 years ago