Articles tagged “skift podcast”

Skift Podcast: Travel’s Tough Truths and Inspirations

Skift Podcast: Travel’s Tough Truths and Inspirations

Hannah Sampson , Skift

Skift Founder and CEO Rafat Ali sparked some heated debate with a recent story on lessons he's learned about travel in the six years since he started the company. In this podcast, he riffs with Co-Founder Jason Clampet on uncomfortable observations as well as inspirations.

4 days 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.

2 months ago

Skift Podcast: The Amazon Factor in Travel

Skift Podcast: The Amazon Factor in Travel

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Tune in for an expert take on how Amazon has already dabbled in travel and how the retail giant might return.

2 months ago

Skift Podcast: Why Marriott Is So Attached to Its 30 Brands

Skift Podcast: Why Marriott Is So Attached to Its 30 Brands

Hannah Sampson, Skift

One of the big questions when Marriott bought Starwood was which brands would survive. Executives at the company had the same question, and global brand officer Tina Edmundson explains what went into the decision to keep all 30.

4 months ago

Skift Podcast: How European Tourism Came Back From the Brink

Skift Podcast: How European Tourism Came Back From the Brink

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Tune in to hear experts on European tourism discuss the recent growth in visitors — and how to best manage it.

4 months ago

Skift Podcast: Why Accor Had No Choice But to Change

Skift Podcast: Why Accor Had No Choice But to Change

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Tune in for a candid conversation about the strategy behind AccorHotels' many acquisitions, why the company wants to be part of consumers' everyday lives, and what the CEO has learned from spending hundreds of millions of dollars on startups.

5 months ago

Skift Podcast: The Airbnb Threat to Hotels and Booking Sites

Skift Podcast: The Airbnb Threat to Hotels and Booking Sites

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Airbnb always gives us plenty to talk about — and this episode of the Skift Podcast features a lively conversation about the many ways the homesharing company is venturing beyond its original focus and disrupting wide swaths of the travel industry.

6 months ago

Skift Podcast: Megatrends Defining Travel in 2018

Skift Podcast: Megatrends Defining Travel in 2018

Hannah Sampson, Skift

We've released our annual Megatrends that will define travel in the year to come, and Skift experts hit some of the highlights in this podcast episode.

8 months ago

Finding Solutions for the Overtourism Dilemma: 5 Skift Call Takeaways

Finding Solutions for the Overtourism Dilemma: 5 Skift Call Takeaways

Sarah Enelow, Skift

Overtourism may be worsening in many destinations, but there are real, practical solutions to employ. Among them is using funds for something besides driving visitation.

10 months ago

Skift Podcast: Finding Solutions for the Overtourism Dilemma

Skift Podcast: Finding Solutions for the Overtourism Dilemma

Hannah Sampson, Skift

We've got your overtourism coverage. And we have some ideas for how to address the problem. Tune in for a valuable conversation.

10 months ago

Travel Podcasts to Get You Through Your Summer Vacation

Travel Podcasts to Get You Through Your Summer Vacation

Sarah Enelow, Skift

Leaving for your summer vacation? Take these podcast episodes with you to decode the travel trends you see on the road.

1 year ago

What Next-Level Hotels Have in Common: 5 Podcast Takeaways

What Next-Level Hotels Have in Common: 5 Podcast Takeaways

Sarah Enelow, Skift

A hotel that's just a hotel is so passé. Today's successful hospitality brand knows that the hotel is the first chapter of a long story of connected experiences.

1 year ago