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6 Signs American Express Global Business Travel and Lola Is the Right Fit for Your Corporate Travel Program

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) strives to deliver a premium experience to all business travelers. To meet some of the unique travel management needs of companies with a less…

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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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ACTE Whitepaper: Booking Tools and Technologies

As an industry, we’ve known for many years now that while corporate travel booking adds layers of complexity on top of the way unmanaged and leisure travel is booked, business travellers demand a…

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Staying Mobile: How the Amex GBT Mobile App Is Staying Ahead of the Curve

It is hard to believe that the idea of the mobile app is just over a decade old. Apple launched its App Store and Google its Android marketplace (now Google…

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Survey: How to Effectively Communicate Your Hotel Program to Travelers

You do not need a study to tell you that effective communication is key to boosting hotel attachment — you need one demonstrating what communication strategies actually work with travelers….

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Survey: Understand Your Travelers’ Hotel Booking Behaviors

Want to know more about your traveling employees’ hotel booking patterns and preferences? Well, you are not alone. American Express Global Business Travel recently teamed up with the market research…

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American Express Global Business Travel Hackathon 2019: Putting Innovation to the Contest

The late Steve Jobs once said, “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” And we couldn’t agree more. From our award-winning booking tool Neo™ that harnesses pioneering technology to…

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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. According to a 2018 online survey conducted by American Express Global…

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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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Business Travel Trends: Our Predictions for the Months Ahead

What trends are impacting your corporate travel program? From NDC to Brexit and disruptions, both good and bad, today we will explore a few phenomena that can have an impact…

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White Paper: Integrating Transient Travel and Meetings Programs

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