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Pre-Trip Notification or Pre-Trip Approvals: What is Right for Your Organization?

Over the past few months, many of our customers have enhanced their travel management programs to include a more structured process for ensuring safety through Duty of Care, as well as spend management through policy adjustments. Finding…

How does the Removal of Change Fees Impact your Travel Program?

United, Delta, American and Alaska Airlines recently eliminated change fees from their domestic programs.  On the surface, this appears to be extremely good news for corporate travel programs, as the typical domestic change fee…

Return to Travel Planning – Hotel Negotiations

This 3rd segment in TI’s Return to Travel Planning series focuses on the Hotel Industry. There have been conflicting opinions in the press as to if, let alone when, the timing might be right to reengage with your global hotel…

Return to Travel Planning – International Flight Availability & Re-Entry Requirements

Many of our clients requested more information on how international travel is expanding, given the recent announcement of the US removing the ban restrictions.  We have listed all international routes by the top 3 domestic carriers,…

Return to Travel Planning – Traveler Readiness: What your Travelers Need to Know, Before & During their Trip

TI continues to provide ongoing guidance and recommendations as you develop your Return to Travel program. This issue focuses on the traveler; what they should be aware of and actions they should take as part of their pre- trip preparation,…

Return to Travel Planning – Your Guide to Cancellations, Waivers, Name Changes, Refunds and Unused Tickets

All of our clients have been working diligently to gain a foundational understanding of how to apply the recent adjustments to cancellations within your travel program. The rapid pace of change over the past few months has created confusion…

Preparing for the Return of Travel: What You Can Do Today

Over the past 6 weeks we have all been living with and experiencing unprecedented change, with challenges many have never contemplated let alone had to face before. As we learn from the past, it is the right time to plan for the future. With…

Balancing Culture and Cost Savings – Interview with SAP Concur’s Ralph Colunga

[Transcript from Interview with SAP Concur’s Ralph Colunga] One of the most topical components for procurement management and Travel Managers is finding the right balance between culture and cost savings.  How do you see technology playing…

Tomorrow’s Technology: Interview with SAP Concur’s Ralph Colunga

[Transcript from Interview with SAP Concur's Ralph Colunga] What are your thoughts as they relate to today's travel technology and how to take advantage without being inundated? The tools that SAP Concur is bringing out, specifically with…

Top Three Trends for Business Travel in 2020

2020 brings a new decade focused on the changing dynamics and expectations of business travelers across the world. This years’ trends are about balance. This means balancing your corporate culture with company cost recovery initiatives, encouraging…