This year’s World Happiness Report discussed Covid-19, but the ranking results are unchanged. Hint: The winner has a population of only 5.5 million…kinda like Los Angeles and Philadelphia combined or fewer than in all of Wisconsin…plus those fabulous Northern Lights. More here.
In this opinion piece about demand from the recovering leisure segment, we get insights from a top travel industry thought leader who brings us a newly coined term, ‘reverse compression.’ Curious? Read his article here.
This week’s survey findings on American traveler sentiment by Destination Analysts show a marked uptick, as 62.5% say they’re planning a summer trip, with 70.4% of them going beyond state borders. Get key findings and other information here.
All 41 Broadway theaters have been dark for over one year. Can New York City get them open again by September? Plus, a swing around destination updates from Anaheim to the Swiss Alps. (It’s official: Roger Federer, home town hero, takes on the inevitable ambassadorship.) More here.
Who’s retiring, who’s returning, who’s moving on, where are they going, what about the role? We endeavor to keep it up-to-date every week. Thanks for sharing your people news and your job openings. Plus, nominate an emerging *star* — Check out the latest here.