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Hotel Lingo 101: A Guide Defining Jargon Used in the Hospitality Industry

Whether you are new to travel management, are seeking solutions to optimize your hotel program or simply can’t remember what “LRA” and “NS” stand for, American Express Global Business Travel…

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Airline Terminology 101: A Guide to Decoding Aviation Lingo

There seems to be some confusion surrounding terms the airline industry uses. For instance, many people believe “nonstop” and “direct” flights are the same thing. They are not. Neither are…

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Country-by-Country Etiquette Tips for Business Travelers

You may have built a strong rapport with a client you’re visiting on business, but the relationship can sour if you somehow have offended them by unknowingly committing a cultural…

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The World’s Top 10 Airports Where You Won’t Mind Being Stranded

Now we’re not saying corporate travelers ever hope for a flight delay or layover, but there are a few airports they certainly wouldn’t mind being stuck in. The airport-ranking site…

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A Guide to the Boutique-Style Hotels from the Big Brands

If the traditional, large hotel chains are a bit too cookie-cutter for you and you (or your company) are not digging the Airbnb experience, don’t worry. There are plenty of…

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Airbnb for Business Travel: What to Consider For Your Travel Program

Whether it’s for business, leisure or a mixture of both, travelers generally select their accommodations based on two things: price and experience. More and more, they’re seeing Airbnb as a…

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Business Etiquette in China

For western business travelers heading to China, acclimating isn’t simply a matter of getting their physical bearings — it’s about finding their way on an interpersonal level, too. There are…

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Possible 2018 Travel Trends: Our Predictions for the Year Ahead

The year 2017 had a number of highs for corporate travel. For starters, a lot of technology reminiscent of “Minority Report” that is making travel more efficient was unveiled. Meanwhile, we here…

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2017 Gift Guide For Business Travelers

From the stress of getting from Point A to Point B to all the nights spent away from the comforts of your own home, business travel can become a grind…

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6 Ways To Survive The Busy Air Travel Season

The airport during the holiday season resembles a high-traffic tourist destination, like Times Square in New York City or the Mong Kok district in Hong Kong. You have your veterans…

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Flight Price Predictor Apps and Business Travel

With prices for air travel fluctuating so frequently, knowing when to buy and when to wait for a better deal to come along can be tricky. Fare predictor apps such…

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New Airport Security Measures Take Effect on All U.S.-Bound Flights

From the in-cabin laptop ban imposed in March (and lifted in July) to the temporary ban restricting travel from six countries that took effect in June and most recently Trump’s…