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Key Trends We Predict Will Impact Air Travel in 2020

Looking to 2020, it can seem that the only thing we can be certain of is uncertainty. With increased economic and geopolitical volatility ahead, it is more important than ever…

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The Air Monitor 2020 from American Express Global Business Travel

Developed by GBT’s Global Business Consulting team, the Air Monitor is GBT’s annual air price forecast, backed up by analysis of the trends that are driving fares. The 2020 edition…

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The Cost of Stranded Business Travelers

There are few more frustrating experiences for business travelers than getting stranded because of a cancelled or heavily delayed flight. Industry statics reveal the problem is growing more acute, and…

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Green Travel White Paper: Approach to Integrating Sustainability in Business Travel

Over the past two years, our clients have expressed a growing interest in integrating corporate sustainability goals into their travel program. This push for sustainability is primarily driven by consumer…

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Survey: How to Effectively Communicate Your Hotel Program to Travelers

You do not need a study to tell you that effective communication is key to boosting hotel attachment — you need one demonstrating what communication strategies actually work with travelers….

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Putting Data to Work for your Lodging Program

The world is swimming in data and there is more of it all the time. To help travel buyers derive value from all the data that is available to them,…

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How to Keep Your Travelers and Balance Sheet Happy

If travel costs have skyrocketed and employees are exceedingly booking overpriced air, cars and hotel stays, it may be time to reevaluate your travel policy or put a formal plan…

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Dispelling 4 Common Myths Employees Have About Managed Travel Programs

We know there are a lot of misconceptions traveling employees (and even some travel managers) have about managed travel. So today let’s lay to rest some of the confusion once…

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Actions That Can Elevate Your Corporate Travel Program

Sometimes it’s necessary to take a step back to reassess, refocus and reprioritize in order to make changes that can elevate your corporate travel program. But we understand how difficult…

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The Air Monitor 2019 from American Express Global Business Travel

This report, exploring and analyzing key factors that will affect your air travel buying in 2019, is produced by the Global Business Consulting team. It is one of a series designed by our consultants and…

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Business Travel Trends: In 2019, It’s All About Data

When considering what the business travel landscape will look like in 2019 and how corporate travel programs will be affected, there is one word that will be on the tips…

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The 411 on Our 101 Travel Management Guides

Whether you just became the leader of your travel department or “travel manager” is an addendum to your full-time role, running a corporate travel program is a more complicated job…