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Corporate Travel Policy 101

A written travel policy is the foundation of any managed travel program. To help you get started on crafting your own, we have put together some basic topics that most…

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Best Practices for Implementing a Pretrip Approval System

As companies work to sharpen control over travel spend and gain greater visibility into their travelers’ whereabouts and behaviors, more and more organizations have been adopting a pretrip approval system…

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Boosting Compliant Hotel Bookings: 2 Clients Show How It Can Be Done

With hotels ramping up direct booking campaigns and corporate travelers often booking their rooms in the same manner as their leisure trips (i.e., through online travel agencies or via hotel…

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Essential Topics to Cover in a Corporate Travel Policy

From preventing costs from ballooning out of control to capturing crucial itinerary details for duty of care purposes, having a corporate travel policy is a basic necessity for any company…

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How American Express Global Business Travel Is ‘Keeping Up’ With the Corporate Traveler

Whether you review and edit yours like clockwork on an annual basis or the same old version has been collecting virtual dust on the company’s intranet since 2008, here are…

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Noncompliant Bookings: How to Solve the Universal Issue Plaguing Travel Managers

Have business travelers who regularly go rogue? Can’t get them to book their hotel on the online booking tool? Disappointed by the numbers of your travel program’s compliance rate? You…

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GDPR and What the New Regulation Means for Corporate Travel Programs

The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which gives consumers the right to know, understand and consent to the data companies collect about them, will come into full effect…

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GDPR Checklist: Steps to Prepare for the European Union’s New Regulation

This article uses content pulled from a white paper produced by American Express Global Business Travel, APAC. The countdown clock on the Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) website says it…

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Ride-Hailing Services and Your Corporate Travel Policy

Corporate travel programs generally aren’t known for quickly embracing new suppliers and technology, but that hasn’t been the case with ride-hailing apps. According to a recent report by Certify, which…

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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…