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Give Your Travelers the Customized Air Shopping Experience They Are Seeking – No Direct Bookings Required

According to a recent Phocuswire report, US travelers have a strong penchant for booking air direct. The study found that eight out of 10 dollars spent on air tickets online…

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Is Your Company Equipped to Protect Your Travelers? Use This Self-Assessment Scorecard to Find Out

Duty of care is a top priority for travel programs right now. Companies worldwide are implementing new security and health standards to keep traveling employees safe. To help you identify…

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We’re Here to Help Get Your Organization #TravelReady With a Dedicated Microsite

Restarting your corporate travel program won’t merely be about ticking off a checklist of safety standards. The world of business travel has changed dramatically, with companies shifting their program priorities…

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Travel Restart Trends: What to Look Out for in 2021

The travel restart brings opportunities to overhaul your travel program, from reshaping supplier relationships to reducing the environmental impacts of business travel. The Global Business Consulting (GBC) team at American…

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The Easy and Effective Way to Arrange Business Travel for an Executive

From coordinating flight and meeting schedules to selecting the most conveniently located hotels, making travel arrangements for a senior executive (or someone else on your team) requires a lot of…

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Are Ride-hailing Services a Safe Option for Business Travelers Today?

There’s a variety of reasons ride-hailing services offered through providers like Lyft and Uber have become so popular: They’re convenient. With this on-demand service, travelers don’t have to waste time…

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On the Road to Wellbeing – 5 Steps for Understanding and Managing the Impact of Business Travel on Employees

The COVID-19 pandemic has intensified the growing corporate focus on employee wellbeing. However, while many travel managers routinely talk with their stakeholders across the organization on topics such as policy,…

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Buyer Beware: What to Be Leery of When Evaluating a Travel Management Company

Much has been written about the qualities to look for in a travel management company (TMC), but it’s also important to assess its shortcomings. To help you with your TMC…

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Trying to Predict Airfares When The Unpredictable Happens

With airfares fluctuating frequently, knowing when to buy and when to wait for a better deal to come along can be tricky. Airfare prediction apps such as Google Flights and…

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Get Ready for Takeoff With These Tips for a Stress-free Airport Experience

The airport experience can be a bumpy ride at times, from battling a lot of traffic on the way there to long lines at security checkpoints and last-minute flight delays….

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Tips for Getting a Handle on Your 2021 Corporate Travel Spend

How much will your company spend on travel in 2021? The current atmosphere of uncertainty can make it difficult to forecast business travel needs, and the answer can change with…

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Nudge In-policy Hotel Bookings Without Putting a Big Fight

We know it’s hard to persuade employees to book their full trip – i.e., air + hotel – through the corporate booking tool. Despite all the efforts travel managers make,…