Articles tagged “viewpoint”

Skift Originals

Expedia CEO’s Plea to Fellow Chief Executives to Step Up for Vaccine Equity

Despite decades of economic progress, it is forecast that more people will fall back into poverty post-pandemic than come out. Globally, children remain incredibly challenged to find proper education and socialization. And people are dying. It’s clear to me that the public sector cannot do this alone and it is time for the private sector to step up.

Expedia CEO’s Plea to Fellow Chief Executives to Step Up for Vaccine Equity

Tour Operators

A Travel CEO’s Reckoning About Colonialism — Starting With Company Logo

It’s not the responsibility of our Indigenous partners to advise us, it’s our responsibility to learn.

A Travel CEO’s Reckoning About Colonialism — Starting With Company Logo

Business Travel

Making the Crisis Work for You: Travel Recovery Career Tips From 2 Industry Insiders

Advice for a post-pandemic career in travel: We have a collective responsibility to help our people thrive. We need talent not just to rebound but to innovate in the long-term.

Making the Crisis Work for You: Travel Recovery Career Tips From 2 Industry Insiders

Coronavirus

10 Shared Learnings for Travel & Tourism One Year Into the Pandemic

People have had a year to consider the perilous state of the planet, and they're unimpressed. As borders reopen, sustainable, responsible, and regenerative travel will need to be reimagined, because the tourism sector is about to be in the eco-cross hairs.

10 Shared Learnings for Travel & Tourism One Year Into the Pandemic

Meetings

The Great Unbundling of Events

Events played a critical role in both building community and generating revenue. But the forced pause in events, like the forced pause of the office, will lead to lasting changes, even if those who depend on events as a high-margin revenue source want them to snap back to how they were.

The Great Unbundling of Events

Business Travel

What I Realized About Business Travel While Standing Still in 2020: Former Road Warrior CEO

Investor, corporate director, company founder and the former CEO of Thomson Reuters, Tom Glocer shares his thoughts about the return of corporate travel, and what grounded executives like himself have learned from the stillness of this past year.

What I Realized About Business Travel While Standing Still in 2020: Former Road Warrior CEO

Coronavirus

A CEO’s Love Letter to Travel

I miss travel the way I miss an old friend — the absence is there even without pausing to focus on it.

A CEO’s Love Letter to Travel

Coronavirus

Americans Can Travel — But Should They?

Americans must make tough sacrifices to get our vacations back. It's not fun, but it's the right thing to do — and the fastest way to start traveling again.

Americans Can Travel — But Should They?

Business Travel

A Black Travel Agent’s Message for Her Industry

"It’s challenging when the industry isn’t as inclusive or diverse as it should be ... The travel industry is another industry to be made to feel invisible and voiceless."

A Black Travel Agent’s Message for Her Industry

Coronavirus

Don’t Discount the Impact of Covid-19’s Psychological Toll on Travel’s Recovery

A lot of data and other metrics are being tossed around when prognosticating about the recovery of the travel industry. What we aren't hearing so much about is the prolonged impact of anxiety and stress that Covid-19 leaves in its wake. Let's not discard that fallout.

Don’t Discount the Impact of Covid-19’s Psychological Toll on Travel’s Recovery