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The Cost of Stranded Business Travelers

There are few more frustrating experiences for business travelers than getting stranded because of a cancelled or heavily delayed flight. Industry statics reveal the problem is growing more acute, and…

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Green Travel White Paper: Approach to Integrating Sustainability in Business Travel

Over the past two years, our clients have expressed a growing interest in integrating corporate sustainability goals into their travel program. This push for sustainability is primarily driven by consumer…

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Understanding Duty of Care: A White Paper from WorldAware

As our travel risk management partner WorldAware notes in its newly published white paper, “Understanding Duty of Care,” duty of care is a critical component of a corporate travel program,…

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Home Sweet Temporary Home: A Long-term Accommodations Guide for Business Travelers

The perfectly made beds, freshly laundered towels, and plush bathrobes can make a hotel room a pleasant sanctuary for business travelers looking to unwind after an overnight flight and a…

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ACTE Whitepaper: The Journey to Integrated Travel Management

End-to-end travel management, where every step – from booking to payments, expense management and reporting – is integrated into a single seamless process, has long been a goal for corporate…

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As Our Brand Identity Evolves, How We’re Making a Difference in This World

Joining forces with HRG in 2018 was a pivotal turning point for American Express Global Business Travel (GBT). In combining our organizations, we were not just welcoming new people but…

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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…