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Business Travel Trends: In 2019, It’s All About Data

When considering what the business travel landscape will look like in 2019 and how corporate travel programs will be affected, there is one word that will be on the tips…

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The 411 on Our 101 Travel Management Guides

Whether you just became the leader of your travel department or “travel manager” is an addendum to your full-time role, running a corporate travel program is a more complicated job…

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Prioritizing the Health of Your Business Travelers

With workshops entitled “9 Secrets to Stay Energized, Healthy and Balanced When You Travel for Business” and “How Do You Measure Traveler Well-being,” the Global Business Travel Association cast a…

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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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The Corporate Travel Industry Is Catering to Midsize Companies

For the past several years, middle market companies in the United States have been experiencing an economic explosion, growing exponentially compared to their large and small counterparts. According to the…

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Learn More About Your Corporate Travelers With These 3 Tools

It’s imperative to evaluate the impact your travel program has on the company’s bottom line. But also essential information to analyze is the impact the travel program is having on…

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Cultural Etiquette and the Role It Plays in Pretrip Briefings

Before business travelers step foot in a foreign country, many companies prepare them for the realities and challenges they may experience via pretrip briefings. In addition to the usual topics…

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How to Build a Better Hotel Programme — No Matter What Your Spend Is

It’s that time of year when American Express Global Business Travel’s (GBT) crack team of hotel consultants releases its city-by-city hotel pricing forecast ahead of the 2019 request for proposal…

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The Hotel Monitor 2019 Cities Forecast from American Express Global Business Travel

Ahead of the accommodation request for proposal season, the Global Business Consulting (GBC) team at American Express Global Business Travel has assembled hotel price predictions for 150 key cities around the…

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Smarter Buying: How to Build a Better Hotel Programme

To help you prepare for the upcoming hotel request for proposal season, our Global Business Consulting (GBC) team at American Express Global Business Travel has put together a white paper to…

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Do Travelers Feel Their Companies Are Keeping Them Safe on the Road?

From flight cancellations due to severe weather to unforeseen emergencies, there are bound to be bumps in the road during business travelers’ journeys. In fact, according to “Traveler 360°,” a…