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    Delta CEO Shows Employees Why 2021 Will Be Another Difficult Year

    The post Delta CEO Shows Employees Why 2021 Will Be Another Difficult Year appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Running what was one of the world’s top-performing airlines by revenue through the middle of a pandemic – something the industry has never experienced– meant a lot of revaluation and reconstruction. Now, as the airline works to chart a path forward, a memo from CEO Ed Bastian shows the airline expects a rocky road ahead. Traditionally, at the start of each new calendar year, airlines chart a path forward for the next 12 months and try to share that vision with their staff and customers. This year, those…

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    Thousands of American Airlines Employees Could be Laid Off

    The post Thousands of American Airlines Employees Could be Laid Off appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Aircraft, Aircrafts, American Airlines, plane, planes, Livery, Exterior Unfortunately, the pandemic adverse consequences to the airline industry are not ending and they are getting a grimmer outlook. American Airlines warned employees last Wednesday of possible layoffs in April, saying COVID-19 vaccines were not being distributed as quickly as it expected. The airline employs about 133,700 people in the U.S., according to Forbes estimates. “We fully believed that we would be looking at a summer schedule where we’d fly all of our airplanes and need the full strength of our team,”…

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    Maldives Resorts Are Open, But Things Are Hardly Normal for Employees

    “I was shocked when I started hearing about other Maldives companies and people losing their jobs, so I feel quite lucky,” says Hussain, who resumed his role at Soneva Jani. For those who retained their jobs, returning to work involved a steep learning curve. “The resort had a very short period of time to set everything up for reopening, with lots of training and changes,” says Nazeer, the Four Seasons manager. “For example, we are not allowed to shake hands with or have physical contact with guests, but I think these are good changes.” Hussain’s experience has been similar. “We went through a great amount of training, so we know…