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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,…

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10 Reasons to Love Corporate Travel Booking Tool Neo

How are business travelers researching, booking and managing their travel these days? It’s sort of a trick question since the answer is through any device they can — whether it’s…

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How Brexit Will Impact Travel to the United Kingdom

Earlier this week, we ran an Atlas article about how the United Kingdom’s decision to exit the European Union is impacting its own business travelers. In today’s post on Brexit,…

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4 Ways to Cut Travel Costs at Your Business

You may have read the bad news, that the cost of travel is expected to rise in 2018. According to the 2018 Global Travel Forecast report, higher oil prices, rising…

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Obtaining Travel Policy Compliance for Hotel Booking

It’s one of the biggest compliance struggles travel managers (TMs) have: getting their business travelers to book their overnight stays through the company-approved tools. With direct booking through hotel apps…