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What to Do About a Disloyal Loyalty Program

Christopher Elliott | Posted 04.19.2014 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Airlines are going to do what they're going to do. Few will understand why, but many will be affected by the recent loyalty program revisions.

Why Your Travel Loyalty Shouldn't Be For Sale

Christopher Elliott | Posted 02.21.2014 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Maybe it's time to rethink what we mean by "loyalty." Maybe real loyalty, like trust, must be earned -- not coerced or bought.

My Visit With the Students in the Red Cross NAIA Collegiate Leadership Program

Brian Boyle | Posted 07.02.2013 | Impact
Brian Boyle

For the third year, I had the privilege of visiting with the students in the American Red Cross NAIA Collegiate Leadership Program at the Red Cross...

Is It Time To Regulate Frequent Flier Programs? (POLL)

Christopher Elliott | Posted 07.30.2013 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Peter Bauer is mad. His wife, Susan, a loyal United Mileage Plus member, can't seem to redeem her hard-earned points for what she'd been promised: "free" flights -- or "free" anything, for that matter.

Could Downtown Vegas Become the Next Hub for Startups? (WATCH)

Shira Lazar | Posted 05.11.2013 | Technology
Shira Lazar

Zappos founder and CEO Tony Hsieh stopped by the Samsung Blogger Lounge to discuss the revitalization project of Downtown Las Vegas, the new SXSW v2v program, and incredible predictions for the future of business and technology.

National Academies of Sciences: Student Graduate Research Program on Public Sector Aviation Issues

Iris Mack | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Iris Mack

For graduate students who share my love of aviation, please consider applying for the Graduate Research Award Program on Public Sector Aviation Issues.

Ballet Performance Etiquette

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Lisa Mirza Grotts

It's that time of year: the opening of the ballet season. Common sense and courtesy will vastly improve the enjoyment of everyone's theatre experience...

The Successes of Palestinian Authority Institution Building

Ziad J. Asali, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ziad J. Asali, M.D.

It is remarkable that the most successful and wide-ranging Arab reform program should happen in the most unlikely locale.

How to Cut $100 Billion -- Lessons for Politicians

Bill Shireman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill Shireman

Republicans and Democrats should not just blindly support or oppose programs. If we need police to fight crimes, jobs for the unemployed, and health services for those in need, we need healthy systems.

Renewing the Promise of the Child Health Insurance Program

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Marian Wright Edelman

February 4 marks the second anniversary of the Child Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act, which has already helped many states make significant improvements in health coverage for children.

An Invitation for Bill Clinton to Attend the McDougall Program

John McDougall, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John McDougall, M.D.

Dear WIliam Clinton: With all their good intentions, and the use of sophisticated, expensive technologies, your doctors are allowing your heart disease to progress as if it were a runaway train destined for a wreck.

Change Your Life, Be A Mentor!

Lissa Coffey | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lissa Coffey

What makes Big Brothers Big Sisters unique is that it is a one-on-one mentoring program. There are local chapters all over the country, so that many different geographical areas are served.