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Top 10 Useful Gadgets for the Business Traveler

Making life more convenient and comfortable is always a good idea, especially so for today’s well-being-conscious business traveler. American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) takes a look at some useful…

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When in Toronto…A Business Traveler’s Guide to “T.O.”

Toronto is the vibrant, multicultural, and welcoming city on Lake Ontario’s shore that Peter Ustinov once described as “New York City run by the Swiss.” Arriving in Toronto Toronto’s Pearson…

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When in Munich…A Business Traveller’s Guide to Site of the GBTA Conference

The GBTA EMEA conference is heading to Munich on 19-21 November. If you are attending, here is some advice on getting the best out of a visit to this beautiful…

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Chatbots and AI: What Is the Reality in the Business Travel Industry?

Not so long ago a group of mathematicians and scientists proposed a summer workshop at Dartmouth College in New England to study a newly emerging area of research. This new…

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Taxi! A Region-by-Region Guide to Getting Around by Cab

Taking a cab in some cities can cost you an arm and a leg, while in others, fares can be surprisingly good value and provide the best option for getting…

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The Top Global Meeting Destinations: Where Business Travelers Will Be Heading in 2020

What cities in the world are the best for business meetings? American Express Global Business Travel’s Meetings & Events division answers that question in our newly released 2020 Global Meetings and…

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How We’re Meeting Your Business Travelers’ Expanding and Ever-Present Tech Expectations

Increasing digitization has given travel management companies (TMC) the tools to change as well as a reason: It has elevated our travelers’ consumer experiences and, thus, their expectations of business…

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When in Delhi…A Business Traveler’s Guide to This Indian Territory

Mesmerizing and sprawling, Delhi serves up a cornucopia of history, culture, commerce, cuisines and experiences – built up layer upon layer over millennia – along with a vibrancy that’s like…

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With Spotlight on Female Travel Safety, How to Protect All Employees During Their Trips

According to a report released by the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) and AIG in October 2018, 83% of women have had concerns about their safety while on a business…

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Cybersecurity Tips for Business Travellers

Hardly a week goes by these days without some kind of headline in the media about cybersecurity and data breaches, with some of the biggest names in the travel industry…

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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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Staying Mobile: How the Amex GBT Mobile App Is Staying Ahead of the Curve

It is hard to believe that the idea of the mobile app is just over a decade old. Apple launched its App Store and Google its Android marketplace (now Google…