Articles tagged “skift take studio”

How Booking Is Trying to Solve Travel’s Pain Points

How Booking Is Trying to Solve Travel’s Pain Points

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Travel is full of discovery — sometimes not for the better. The CMO of Booking.com explains how the company is trying to ease some of those unhappy surprises.

3 months ago

Ryanair Believes Airline Apps Are Perfect for Last-Minute Upselling

Ryanair Believes Airline Apps Are Perfect for Last-Minute Upselling

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Ryanair's CMO believes airline apps can be a big help to travelers as they're preparing to get on a plane. And if those apps can also generate more revenue for carriers, all the better.

3 months ago

Why Europe Needs to Make Long-Haul Travel Easier

Why Europe Needs to Make Long-Haul Travel Easier

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Europe has seen significant tourism growth recently, but there is still more the destination can do to encourage visitors to come from afar.

3 months ago

Airbnb Believes Homesharing Is Now for a Mass-Market Audience

Airbnb Believes Homesharing Is Now for a Mass-Market Audience

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Our Skift Take Studio videos take readers behind the scenes at major events. In the first from Skift Forum Europe, Airbnb's boss in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa discusses the broad appeal of homesharing.

3 months ago

Skift Backstage Podcast: What Airbnb and Hotels Should Learn from Each Other

Skift Backstage Podcast: What Airbnb and Hotels Should Learn from Each Other

Hannah Sampson, Skift

There's no doubt Airbnb is shaking up hospitality in a way that might make hotels nervous. But the homesharing company also has a lot to learn from — and teach — the hotel industry.

2 years ago

Skift Backstage Podcast: What Online Travel Legends Say About the Future of Travel

Skift Backstage Podcast: What Online Travel Legends Say About the Future of Travel

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Prepare for a fast-paced, idea-rich session with some of the smartest minds in travel.

2 years ago