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Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Automation Presents both excitement and challenges for individuals and business professionals, emerging as a dynamic and transformative force in the travel industry. Its potential lies in enhancing the traveler…
Rebuilding a Best in Class Travel and Expense Policy

Rebuilding a Best In Class Travel and Expense Policy

(09-28-2023) TRAVEL Establishing a Committee: Whether reviewing or rebuilding your policies, create a committee to include all relevant stakeholders. This includes not only divisional stakeholders such as Human Resources, Risk Management,…
2024 Hotel Sourcing

Hotel Sourcing Season 2024 – What Lies Ahead

(09-28-2023) Sourcing hotels is normalizing! While we see continuous change in all areas of preferred supplier negotiations, the hotel sector is working towards increasing transparency and partnerships with their corporate customers. KEY…
2024 GBTA Global Biz Travel Predictions

2024 Global Business Travel: Projections and Perspectives

(09-28-2023) The Global Business Travel Association released its predictions with an exciting projection for 2024 of surpassing the global pre-pandemic business level spend to $1.4 trillion. This forecast further extends growth to $1.8 trillion…
The Voice of the Traveler

The Voice of the Traveler

Business travelers in a recent survey performed by BTN characterized travel as a fundamental work enablement mechanism for their current roles. More than 83 percent of 309 full-time workers said that business travel was “important” or…
The Now Normal, Balancing CHange.

The ‘Now’ Normal
Balancing Change

We have all heard the phrase, ‘change is the only constant’. While this may feel true, we must ask ourselves what aspects of change are imperative to incorporate into your travel programs, and how do they align within your foundational …
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What Dictates a Successful Trip?

Was your trip successful? Unfortunately, it is complicated, yet this could be a terrific place to start. The traveler may be considering their trip successful based upon the quality of the meetings, if the flights were on time, hotel room clean…
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Work Travel
Is Suddenly
a Lot More Work

Higher fares and tighter budgets add a degree of difficulty for travelers planning business trips. Booking a business trip today isn’t as simple as clicking “Buy” on your go-to airline and heading for the airport lounge.
How to be a More Sustainable Traveler

How To Be a
More Sustainable Traveler

(April 2022) Corporate travel programs across the world are making a commitment to sustainable travel. They are adjusting their policies, measuring and offsetting their carbon footprint and identifying ways to travel more purposefully. They…
The Business Travel Trends of 2022

The Business Traveler Trends for 2022

(February 2022) The travel industry has been forecasting and reforecasting the return to business travel. What is rarely discussed is how the traveler’s expectations fit into these equations and what is trending by way of new approaches…