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A Spotlight on Duty of Care and Duty of Loyalty

In theory, giving your corporate travelers the green light to tack on leisure travel to their business trip — aka “bleisure” — is a win-win situation. Not only can it…

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Multigenerational Travel Programs Meet Your Team Where They Are At

If your program is comprised of travelers from all three generations, a one-size-fits-all approach simply won’t do. You need to have a blend of perks and policies that appeal to…

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Rail Forecast 2018

As highlighted in our just-released Global Business Travel Forecast, the quality of rail travel in Europe and Asia continues to improve as high-speed networks expand and rolling stocks are upgraded…

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Ground Forecast 2018

After years of flat or negative growth, rental car rates should rise slightly in 2018 as a result of a strengthening global economy, improved fleet controls and increased cost pressures,…

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Infographic: Strategies to Motivate Your Travelers to Book Within Policy

What is the most effective tactic for driving compliance in your travel program? That’s a question ACTE asked more than 170 travel managers (TM) about in a survey it conducted…

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Hotel Forecast 2018

What trends will influence your hotel program in 2018? According to our newly released Global Business Travel Forecast, hotel room rates are expected to have a low to moderate increase…

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Webinar: Optimizing Business Travel in a Consumer-Driven World

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) and Institute for Supply Management recently co-hosted an informative webinar called “Optimizing Business Travel in a Consumer-Driven World” to show companies how to demonstrate…

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Air Travel Forecast 2018

What is the outlook for air travel in 2018? According to our newly released Global Business Travel Forecast, demand is rapidly expanding on a global level. Yet, while fares are…

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Global Business Travel Forecast 2018

According to this year’s Global Business Travel Forecast, 2018 will be a strong year for corporate travel worldwide. The outlook looks bright as economic conditions continue to strengthen, and growing…

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Travel Program Considerations for a Millennial Workforce

By Debra Flanagan, Siobhan Iwen and PerErik Engstedt In today’s environment where there is such fierce competition for talent, travel programs increasingly are being used to lure job candidates. More…

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How to Inspire Rogue Travelers to Make In-Policy Bookings

As highlighted in the latest installment of ACTE’S “Modern Business Traveler” series, an ongoing research study underwritten by American Express Global Business Travel (GBT), one of the biggest challenges in…

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When It Comes to Your Hotel Program, Knowledge Is Power — And Can Lead to Extra Savings

By Cindy Armitage and Jackie Visnic A hotel program has two distinct functions: There’s sourcing — identifying, evaluating and negotiating with suppliers — and then there’s ongoing program management (OPM)…