Standardizing Duty of Care and Risk Management

(July 27, 2021) As part of a response to update its current global risk management guide, the International Organization for Standardization is responding to growing travel risks faced by organizations and their travelers, and further reinforced…

Traveler’s Guide for Getting ​​​​​Back to Business Travel

(June 28, 2021) TI's Key Tips and Advice for a Well Prepared Trip​​​​​​ Do your travelers have a business trip coming up? It may be their first trip in quite a while, and a lot has likely changed since they were last on the…

Communicating with Employees on Vaccination

(May 10, 2021) Policy Options and Answers to your Most Frequently Asked Questions In January of this year, we provided our clients with information to help you determine how to engage with your employees about whether to require or…

Unused Ticket Expirations: What You Need to Know

(Feb. 26, 2021) As we approach the anniversary of the Covid-19 travel impacts, this is also a time when some of your traveler’s unused tickets are nearing expiration as they were booked prior to the airlines offering fee waivers…

Covid-19 Vaccine: Required or Encouraged?

(Jan 26, 2021) How Travel and Procurement Managers Approach the Vaccination of Covid-19 before Returning to Travel Many companies are considering not only the legalities, but safety aspects, of requiring their employees to take the Covid-19…

2021 Business Travel Recovery Outlook

(Dec. 8, 2020) How Potential Vaccines and Rapid Testing will Impact 2021 Business Travel Recovery Over the past few weeks, we have experienced a considerable rise in Covid-19 cases around the world, resulting in new country lockdowns,…
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Requiring Pre-Trip Notifications or Approvals

(Nov. 5, 2020) 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. We've approached…

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

While many changes were made by the airline partners as a result of the dramatically reduced travelers, the removal of both domestic and international change fees may have the biggest impact on the business travel community.   On the surface,…

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,…