Monthly Archives: April 2010

Views on Travel Innovation, Part 1

Yesterday I spoke at the Open Travel Alliance’s Forum on the topic of innovation in consumer travel.  This post summarizes the major factors influencing travel innovation, and the  top innovations in consumer travel from the last two decades.  In my … Continue reading

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Top Travel Innovations of the Last Decade?

Look around the travel industry, and you’ll see that several of the major Travel 2.0 players got their start in the 1990’s. Concur,  Expedia, GetThere, ITA Software, Orbitz, Priceline and Travelocity come quickly to mind. But what about this last … Continue reading

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Top Reads from 1st Quarter 2010

Last quarter’s most popular topics covered travel ROI, savings, metrics and reverse auctions: ROI on Travel and Meetings – Why Bother? – challenges the feasibility of placing ROI metrics on trips; says there is a “good enough” alternative.  It’s called … Continue reading

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