How Connected Employees Can Enhance Customer Experiences in Real Time

Skift Take: Digitizing, streamlining, and simplifying how employees communicate and collaborate is essential to truly empowering firstline workers to deliver results. Providing them with the right tools is key. — Read the Complete Story On Skift

Travelport CEO Gordon Wilson Will Exit Role

Exiting Travelport CEO Gordon Wilson speaks at Skift Tech Forum 2018 in San Francisco, Calif. Skift Skift Take: Gordon Wilson will leave Travelport after taking the company private. The company has a travel technology veteran lined up to take the reins, and Travelport needs all the help it can get to compete against Sabre and … [Read more…]

Canadian national parks near US

The weather is still plenty warm, and the outdoors are calling. If you’re ready for a new wilderness destination, consider heading north. Rugged Canada is packed with stunning national parks, many of them easily accessible from the US by car or ferry. Depending on your destination, you could watch moose walk as if on stilts, … [Read more…]

Best big-city magic shows in the US

Sitting at the fulcrum of a half-circle table and surrounded by eight onlookers, a magician pushed three cups around on the table. We had watched him place a ball under one cup, but when he lifted the cup with the ball under it, a lemon came out. He reset, and when he lifted the cups … [Read more…]