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Questions to Ask When Building a More Traveler-Friendly Program

As discussed in a recent Atlas article, a company’s travel program can be an effective tool for attracting talent and keeping current employees engaged, especially in today’s competitive job market….

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Earning Employee Loyalty Through a Traveler-Focused Program

Unemployment levels around the world continue to break records. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the unemployment rate in the United States has dropped to 3.6% in May…

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American Express Global Business Travel Announces Flagship Charitable Cause and Partnership in Support of UNICEF

With 17,000 travel professionals present in 140 countries and counselors available around the clock, American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) is always prepared to guide and assist our business travelers…

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How the Brand Identity of American Express Global Business Travel Is Evolving

“Evolve” is the theme of the 2019 Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention — and it has special significance for us this year, too, as the brand identity of American…

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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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The Hotel Monitor 2020 from American Express Global Business Travel

To help travel and procurement departments optimize their corporate lodging programs, the Global Business Consulting (GBC) team of American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) produces an annual hotel analysis with…

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The Hotel Monitor 2020 Cities Forecast from American Express Global Business Travel

To help travel buyers plan their 2020 budget of their corporate lodging program, the Global Business Consulting (GBC) team at American Express Global Business Travel has assembled hotel price predictions for…

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Putting Data to Work for your Lodging Program

The world is swimming in data and there is more of it all the time. To help travel buyers derive value from all the data that is available to them,…

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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 travelers demand a…

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What Are Virtual Card Numbers and Why Your Travel Program Needs Them

Imagine this: There’s a contractor who’s traveling for company business. Because they do not have a corporate charge card, the hotel will be paid for using some executive’s corporate credit…

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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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What Qualities to Look for in a Travel Management Company

Whether you are starting from scratch or searching for a replacement, selecting a travel management company (TMC) to partner with requires thorough and thoughtful vetting — and not just because…