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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…

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7 Reasons Why Face-to-Face Meetings Are Critical for Business

Collaboration and conferencing tools have made the way we communicate super fast and convenient and are essential for conducting day-to-day business. But when it’s very important business, nothing is as…

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The Top Global Meeting Destinations: Where Business Travelers Are Heading

What cities in the world are the best for business meetings? American Express Global Business Travel’s Meetings & Events division answers that question in its newly released 2019 Global Meetings and…

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2019 Global Meetings and Events Forecast

As the 2019 Global Meetings and Events Forecast produced by American Express Global Business Travel’s Meetings & Events division reveals, the industry is settling into a new normal after getting…

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Study: The Evolution of Air Distribution: How Will It Impact Your Travel Programme?

There has been a lot of talk about New Distribution Capability (NDC), the technology standard that the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has put forth as a solution for improving…

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Webinar: How to Have a Best-in-Class Travel Accommodation Program

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) and Institute for Supply Management recently co-hosted an informative webinar called “How to Have a Best-in-Class Travel Accommodation Program” to outline how a managed…

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Best Practices for Implementing a Pretrip Approval System

As companies work to sharpen control over travel spend and gain greater visibility into their travelers’ whereabouts and behaviors, more and more organizations have been adopting a pretrip approval system…

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Webinar: The Hidden Perk: Boost Engagement with Better Business Travel

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) and the Society for Human Resource Management co-hosted an informative webinar called “The Hidden Perk: Boost Engagement with Better Business Travel” to show companies…

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Prioritizing the Health of Your Business Travelers

With workshops entitled “9 Secrets to Stay Energized, Healthy and Balanced When You Travel for Business” and “How Do You Measure Traveler Well-being,” the Global Business Travel Association cast a…

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Boosting Compliant Hotel Bookings: 2 Clients Show How It Can Be Done

With hotels ramping up direct booking campaigns and corporate travelers often booking their rooms in the same manner as their leisure trips (i.e., through online travel agencies or via hotel…

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The Corporate Travel Industry Is Catering to Midsize Companies

For the past several years, middle market companies in the United States have been experiencing an economic explosion, growing exponentially compared to their large and small counterparts. According to the…

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Cultural Etiquette and the Role It Plays in Pretrip Briefings

Before business travelers step foot in a foreign country, many companies prepare them for the realities and challenges they may experience via pretrip briefings. In addition to the usual topics…