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How Much Can Your Company Save on Corporate Travel Costs?

Selecting which travel management company (TMC) to use as your corporate travel partner requires a thorough vetting process. In addition to weighing factors like what kind of traveler care and…

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15 Ways Business Travelers Can Save on Their Next Business Trip (And the Benefits for Them if They Do)

Sure, it’s nice to be able to save your company money on business travel, but have you thought about why doing so may be in your own best interest? Today,…

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How to Keep Your Travelers and Balance Sheet Happy

If travel costs have skyrocketed and employees are exceedingly booking overpriced air, cars and hotel stays, it may be time to reevaluate your travel policy or put a formal plan…

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Business Travel Cost Savings 101

Want to earn brownie points with key stakeholders? This cost-savings guide for travel managers gives you eight steps that can trim your organization’s travel costs and includes everything from why…

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Flight Price Predictor Apps and Business Travel

With ticket prices for air travel fluctuating so frequently, knowing when to buy and when to wait for a better deal to come along can be tricky. Flight search engines…

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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)…

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Hotel bookings & Risk Management in Focus: Why Capturing Your Total Travel Spend Is Important

By Jackie Visnic and Constanze Briefi As an organization, you have a duty of care obligation to protect your traveling employees. You have invested time and resources to select your…

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8 Hidden Hotel Fees and How Business Travelers Can Avoid Them

Of course, anyone who regularly travels for business or works in the travel department of a company knows how much the airline carriers look for clever ways to jack up…

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4 Ways to Cut Travel Costs at Your Business

You may have read the bad news, that the cost of travel is expected to rise in 2018. According to the 2018 Global Travel Forecast report, higher oil prices, rising…

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Dive Into Business Intelligence to Cut Costs, Boost Compliance

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) has access to tons of data, each year processing billions of dollars in travel spend from millions of business trips. We have breakdowns on…