Travel Update

Travel Update - May 13, 2015

Work and Wellness go Hand-in-Hand
for the Modern Day Business Traveler

Hotels are revamping themselves to accommodate the health concerned traveler. Mia Kyricos, Chief Brand Officer of Spafinder Wellness, Inc. said; “The business traveler, when they are on the road is ultimately trying to take as good care of themselves . . .

Climate Challenges

How Can Teachers Integrate Sustainabiity Topics Into Their Curricula?

Teaching our kids about sustainability and green living is one of the most important things we can do to safeguard the future of humanity and the planet we inhabit. The North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) reports that environmental education teaches children how to learn about and investigate their environment and to make intelligent, informed decisions about sustainability.

Travel Update

Travel Update - April 23, 2015

Customer-Obsessed Delta
Delta has recently received recognition as a “customer-obsessed” company by Forrester Research’s “Winning in the Age of the Customer” report released last week.

In order to be recognized on Forrester’s short list, enterprises must be successful and customer-focused, embracing the mobile mind  . . .

United Nations

Happy Birthday United Nations!

When the 193 member states of the United Nations General Assembly convene in September, they will deal with a wide-range of issues, such as terrorism, poverty, climate change, diseases, nuclear proliferation and a myriad of other issues. They will also celebrate the 70th anniversary of the UN. This would be an ideal time to review the evolution of the UN, its necessary services and  unique challenges  . . .

Travel Update

Travel Update - April 16, 2015

Improving Small Plane Safety
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced Tuesday that it launched the IATA Standard Safety Assessment (ISSA), a voluntary safety audit program created for smaller airlines not eligible for the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA), specifically for operating airplanes  . . .