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Articles tagged “women”

Tourism

Black Female Travel Influencers Face Obstacles That Their White Counterparts Don’t

Black female travel influencers work overtime: explaining blackness to others, facing racism and related physical dangers, and convincing brands to work with them in the first place. It's a rare influencer who does all of that while promoting awareness of cultural appropriation.

Black Female Travel Influencers Face Obstacles That Their White Counterparts Don’t

Hotels

Wynn’s Departure Signals an Opportunity for Women to Rise in Gaming Leadership

Time's up for hospitality and gaming companies: the dearth of women in leadership roles needs to be fixed.

Wynn’s Departure Signals an Opportunity for Women to Rise in Gaming Leadership

Business Travel

The Travel Industry Strains to Gain Momentum in Reaching Diversity Goals

Diversifying a travel company's C-suite is proving to be a protracted battle. It's one thing to follow anti-discrimination laws and react to sexual harassment claims, and another to practice real inclusion.

The Travel Industry Strains to Gain Momentum in Reaching Diversity Goals

Business Travel

Women in Luxury Travel Share Perspectives on the Glass Ceiling

Although women are particularly well-positioned to lead in the nuanced luxury market, it will take the effort and collaboration of men and women already within the industry to bring about change and more equal leadership teams.

Women in Luxury Travel Share Perspectives on the Glass Ceiling

Airlines

Indian Airline Vistara Offers Free Services to Solo Female Travelers

Airport arrivals are a classic pain point for many solo female travelers and this service seems to streamline the experience. If it gains popularity, can Vistara afford to keep offering it for free?

Indian Airline Vistara Offers Free Services to Solo Female Travelers

Hotels

Female Travelers Finding Creative Solutions in Homesharing Economy

Solo female travelers often pay more to be safe on the road. Paying less for safety is certainly novel, and if Overnight can get enough female-friendly listings onto its platform, that could be promising.

Female Travelers Finding Creative Solutions in Homesharing Economy

Business Travel

Female Business Travelers Demand Equality From Their Employers

Supervisors who don't send women on business trips, in a misguided effort to avoid dealing with women's safety issues, are doing their companies a disservice by suppressing that talent. Companies that tackle that duty of care head-on are playing with a full deck.

Female Business Travelers Demand Equality From Their Employers

Business Travel

How Women in the Travel Industry Are Tackling Gender Discrimination

Grassroots activism is now the go-to tactic for achieving gender equality in the Trump-era travel industry. Lobbying male executives one-on-one isn’t working, so women are employing their collective influence, reminiscent of recent movements like the Women’s March in Washington, D.C.

How Women in the Travel Industry Are Tackling Gender Discrimination

Online Travel

Ctrip CEO Puts Women at Center of its Strategy to Challenge Priceline

Ctrip's biggest challenge to Priceline and Expedia isn't in the U.S., it's in new markets. And right now Sun and her colleagues are moving fast to gain and keep advantage.

Ctrip CEO Puts Women at Center of its Strategy to Challenge Priceline

Hotels

Hotels Increasingly Offer Safety and Stereotypes in Rooms for Solo Women

Dukes Hotel’s new female-specific rooms highlight personal safety, but they also reinforce gender stereotypes. The bigger question is: Do they really think these measures are serving women better or is the real goal to use women as a marketing gimmick?

Hotels Increasingly Offer Safety and Stereotypes in Rooms for Solo Women