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COVID-19: Information and Advisories

As American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) continues to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, we are dedicated to keeping our clients and travelers informed with the latest updates on COVID-19….

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Developing a Business Continuity Plan: A Q&A With Sasha Kalb, Vice President, Risk, Compliance, and Environmental Social Governance

Whether a company has invested a lot or a little in its business continuity plan (BCP), it shows when a crisis or disruption transpires. Those with practiced procedures in place…

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[On-Demand Webinar] What’s the New Meaning of Duty of Care?

In today’s landscape of business travel, the definition of duty of care is evolving like never before. Conventionally, duty of care has been taken at face value, simply focusing on…

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Top Tips for Travel Managers: How Can You Minimize Cost and Risk Caused by Disruption to Your Travel Program?

Proactively review your trip approval process: There are tools available that trigger automatic leader approvals before a ticket is issued – this could be based on destination, employee seniority, and…

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What does #EachForEqual mean at GBT?

Happy International Women’s Day! As the IWD website states, today is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call…

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The Buy, Build, or Commission Debate: Creating A Business Travel Data Reporting Platform

Companies have three options when it comes to organizing, analyzing, and extracting value from the massive amount of data their travel programs generate. They can: 1.         Build their own platform…

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How Your Company Can Create a Greener Travel Program

Our clients have expressed a growing interest in how they can reduce the carbon footprint of their travel program, so we have put together the steps below to help travel…

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Fact or Fiction? A Fun Quiz to Test Your Hotel Knowledge

Will business travelers earn loyalty points when booking through the company’s booking channels? Should they spend time trying to find the lowest hotel rate online, or is what’s available in…

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Key Trends We Predict Will Impact Air Travel in 2020

Looking to 2020, it can seem that the only thing we can be certain of is uncertainty. With increased economic and geopolitical volatility ahead, it is more important than ever…

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The Air Monitor 2020 from American Express Global Business Travel

Developed by GBT’s Global Business Consulting team, the Air Monitor is GBT’s annual air price forecast, backed up by analysis of the trends that are driving fares. The 2020 edition…

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Moments That Mattered in 2019: Recapping Some of the Year’s Business Travel Highlights

As we reach the end of another year, we at American Express Global Business Travel like to reflect on what’s happened over the past 12 months. Today, we look at…

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Learn How You Can Save on Hotels by Naturally Nudging In-policy Bookings

We know that capturing full trip details is tricky when business travelers book their hotel separately from their air travel and outside of the company-approved booking channels. Well, we have…