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Working From Home: Set Yourself Up for Success and Sanity

Many of us find ourselves working from home due to precautions to mitigate the impact of COVID-19. Whether you are joining the remote workforce for the first time or increasingly…

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American Express Global Business Travel Hackathon 2020: Fostering Ingenuity to Better Serve Our Clients

January 30, 2020 – In June 1999, OpenBSD held the very first recorded hackathon. A bunch of developers from around the world were invited to congregate in a house in…

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Brexit in 2020 and Beyond: How It Might Impact Your Business Travel Program

On Jan. 31, 2020, Britain formally withdrew from the European Union after nearly half a century of membership, but what does that all mean for your corporate travel program and…

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As Our Brand Identity Evolves, How We’re Making a Difference in This World

Joining forces with HRG in 2018 was a pivotal turning point for American Express Global Business Travel (GBT). In combining our organizations, we were not just welcoming new people but…

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American Express Global Business Travel Announces Flagship Charitable Cause and Partnership in Support of UNICEF

With 17,000 travel professionals present in 140 countries and counselors available around the clock, American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) is always prepared to guide and assist our business travelers…

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How the Brand Identity of American Express Global Business Travel Is Evolving

“Evolve” is the theme of the 2019 Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention — and it has special significance for us this year, too, as the brand identity of American…

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Booking.com and Airbnb’s Home-sharing Rentals: Considerations for Your Corporate Travel Program

Slowly but surely, traveling employees are starting to realize the value of booking an Airbnb-like property for their corporate trips. Alternative accommodations deliver on two key priorities employees consider when…

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How AI Is Improving the Business Travel Experience

“AI” is a buzzword being thrown around in the industry a lot these days. But as Marilyn Markham, global product director at American Express Global Business Travel (GBT), explains, when…

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The Latest Airport Security Measures Being Tested Around the World

As we’ve reported in the Atlas last year, airports across the world have been introducing a slew of biometric tools and other technology to improve security and expedite long lines….

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Business Travel Trends That Are Impacting Your Policy

Whether you review and edit yours like clockwork on an annual basis or the same old version has been collecting virtual dust on the company’s intranet since 2008, here are…

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Premium Economy: The Not-So-New Cabin That May Begin to Impact Corporate Travel Policies

The question posed in the headline of a recent Telegraph article caught our attention: “The Death of Business Class? The Rise and Rise of Premium Economy,” it read. Sure, premium…

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Be Sure Your Company Is Equipped To Respond To A Major Incident

Within the span of just 30 days, we had some of the strongest hurricanes in living history batter the Caribbean and southern United States, extreme flooding in India and Bangladesh,…