United Airlines scraps ticket-change fees for domestic flights

A United Airlines passenger jet takes off with New York City as a backdrop, at Newark Liberty International Airport, New Jersey. Chris Helgren | Reuters It’s time to say goodbye to the $200 ticket-change fee. United Airlines on Sunday said that it will...

MGM Resorts lays off 18,000 previously furloughed employees

People walk in front of the MGM Resorts International Bellagio Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Joe Buglewicz | Bloomberg via Getty Images MGM Resorts International is sending out separation letters Friday to 18,000 furloughed...

Death of the ‘Experience Economy’ gives rise to virtual reality

Caption: Walmart employee trains on Oculus VR headset It wasn’t long ago that many companies were doubling down on the “Experience Economy.” There was plenty of money to be made helping people check off items on their bucket list. Seventy-six percent...