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…
Mileage Reimbursements vs Rental Car Calculations

Mileage Reimbursements vs. Rental Car Calculations

(February 2022) Corporate Travel Departments continue to review their travel policies to incorporate higher safety and health standards, approval parameters for air travel, and now are considering a shift to rental cars over personal vehicle…
The Realities of a Federal No-Fly List

The Realities of a Federal No-Fly List

(February 2022) This month, Delta Air Lines’ CEO, Ed Bastian, formally requested the Justice Department to help set up a nation-wide no-fly list for unruly passengers. Specifically, Bastian’s letter to the U.S. Attorney General stated: "In…
Finding Balance in the new Hybrid Work Environment

The New Virtual and Hybrid Workspace Environments

(January 2022) Companies are continuing to reevaluate the benefits, opportunities, and challenges of hybrid work environments. This corporate consideration involves technology infrastructure, security protocols, and cost containment, but…
New Risk Management Standards: ISO 31030

New Travel Risk Management Standards: ISO 31030

(January 2022) Travel Risk Management — Guidance for Organizations ISO 31030: 2021 Edition The ISO, International Organization for Standardization, is a worldwide federation including members from international organizations, governmental…
The Expanding Role of the Travel Manager

The Expanding Role of the Travel Manager

(January, 2022) Today’s companies are identifying new ways to grow their business in an ever-changing environment, with new challenges and new expectations arising every day. The role of Travel Managers around the world, and their related…
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Forecasting your 2022 Travel Budget

The Why Behind Rate Increases We are all pleased to see a solid rebound in business travel experiences. Unfortunately, a recent Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) study outlines an expectation for rate increases in each travel sector…
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Business Travel Index – Global Travel Surge Expected

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) recently released the results of its latest Business Travel Index–the BTI Outlook, predicting that business travel spending will surge in 2022, with full recovery of pre-pandemic levels expected…
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4 Steps to Build a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Culture

Whether you are a small business or global enterprise, it is a fundamental responsibility to shift mindsets, behaviors and practices towards a more equitable and inclusive organizational culture. This is not simply about laws that apply to discrimination…