Articles tagged “stp2016”

Skift Backstage Podcast: SXSW and Superfly Pros on Making Events Better

Skift Backstage Podcast: SXSW and Superfly Pros on Making Events Better

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Tune in to hear how the experts put on big, non-boring events — and how they think social media is changing attendees' experiences.

3 years ago

Skift Backstage Podcast: Google Travel VP on the Power of Virtual and Augmented Reality

Skift Backstage Podcast: Google Travel VP on the Power of Virtual and Augmented Reality

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Tune in to hear about Google's recent moves and future ambitions for travel.

3 years ago

Skift Backstage Podcast: Booking.com CEO on Taking a Mobile-First Approach

Skift Backstage Podcast: Booking.com CEO on Taking a Mobile-First Approach

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Tune in to hear Booking.com CEO Gillian Tans talk about how the company is trying to build products that meet higher consumer expectations.

3 years ago

Skift Backstage Podcast: Lola CEO on Why Messaging Matters

Skift Backstage Podcast: Lola CEO on Why Messaging Matters

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Tune in to hear how Paul English is rethinking the tools that travel agents use.

3 years ago

Skift Backstage Podcast: TripAdvisor CEO on Setting Realistic Expectations

Skift Backstage Podcast: TripAdvisor CEO on Setting Realistic Expectations

Hannah Sampson, Skift

TripAdvisor's CEO says many of the experiences that make up a trip are still ripe for reviewing. Brace yourselves, museum audio tour providers.

3 years ago

Skift Backstage Podcast: SilverRail CEO on Tackling Trains in a Digital Age

Skift Backstage Podcast: SilverRail CEO on Tackling Trains in a Digital Age

Hannah Sampson, Skift

The "train guy" has a lot to say about why rail travel is still hard to book — and how that might start getting easier.

3 years ago

Skift Backstage Podcast: Frits van Paasschen on Being Your Own Disruptor

Skift Backstage Podcast: Frits van Paasschen on Being Your Own Disruptor

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Frits van Paasschen brings great perspective to the biggest hotel story of the year and offers a smart take on the puzzles that the travel industry still needs to solve.

3 years ago

Skift Backstage Podcast: Club Med President on the Future of All-Inclusive

Skift Backstage Podcast: Club Med President on the Future of All-Inclusive

Hannah Sampson , Skift

How does a decades-old brand transform itself? Listen to this bonus episode for some insight from Club Med's president.

3 years ago

Skift Backstage Podcast: What’s Next for Choice and Loyalty in Air Travel

Skift Backstage Podcast: What’s Next for Choice and Loyalty in Air Travel

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Catch this episode for insight into the changing world of air travel, from the proliferation of choices and fees to the devaluation of miles.

3 years ago

Skift Backstage Podcast: Carnival CEO on Exceeding Expectations

Skift Backstage Podcast: Carnival CEO on Exceeding Expectations

Hannah Sampson, Skift

The CEO of the world's largest cruise ship company believes this is the "golden age of cruising." Listen in to see why.

3 years ago

Skift Backstage Podcast: The Evolution of Tours and Activities

Skift Backstage Podcast: The Evolution of Tours and Activities

Hannah Sampson, Skift

As consumers become more comfortable with last-minute mobile booking — and require more depth in their travel experiences — those who sell tours and activities need to adapt their offerings.

3 years 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.

3 years ago