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Upgrading your travel management

The prospect of changing your travel management company (TMC) can be daunting for any organisation. After all, the thought of having to go through a lengthy and laborious procurement process…

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Earning Employee Loyalty Through a Traveler-Focused Program

Unemployment levels around the world continue to break records. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the unemployment rate in the United States has dropped to 3.6% in May…

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The Hotel Monitor 2020 from American Express Global Business Travel

To help travel and procurement departments optimize their corporate lodging programs, the Global Business Consulting (GBC) team of American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) produces an annual hotel analysis with…

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The Hotel Monitor 2020 Cities Forecast from American Express Global Business Travel

To help travel buyers plan their 2020 budget of their corporate lodging program, the Global Business Consulting (GBC) team at American Express Global Business Travel has assembled hotel price predictions for…

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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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What Are Virtual Card Numbers and Why Your Travel Program Needs Them

Imagine this: There’s a contractor who’s traveling for company business. Because they do not have a corporate charge card, the hotel will be paid for using some executive’s corporate credit…

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What Qualities to Look for in a Travel Management Company

Whether you are starting from scratch or searching for a replacement, selecting a travel management company (TMC) to partner with requires thorough and thoughtful vetting — and not just because…

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Alleviating Employees’ Top Four Business Travel Gripes

We hear a lot about the need to boost traveler satisfaction and well-being, but it can be somewhat difficult for travel policy decision makers to grasp how imperative a concept…

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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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White Paper: Integrating Transient Travel and Meetings Programmes

For many organisations today, their transient travel programmes tend to operate separately from their meetings and events programmes. This indicates opportunities to significantly enhance data reporting capabilities and visibility into…

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The State of 2019 Corporate Travel: A Webinar Uncovering What Business Travelers Truly Want

An employee’s business travel experience can have a profound effect on their productivity and job satisfaction, yet many company leaders do not have an idea about what their staff members…

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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…