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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…

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Prepare Your Travel Programme for the General Data Protection Regulation

When the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25 May 2018, it will represent the most comprehensive update to global data privacy regulations in decades….

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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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Traveler 360° Study: Insights from Corporate Travellers from Across the Globe

How happy are employees from around the world with their business travel programmes? Why do they book out of policy and what might motivate them to be compliant? What are…

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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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5 Travel Management Styles — Discover Which One Is Yours

So you may use surveys and other tools to learn more about the experiences of your travelers for inspiration on how to fine-tune the travel program, but today we’re turning…

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Outsourcing Travel Management and / or Procurement Services: What Is the Benefit?

By Esther Franken, Sesilia Kalss and Susane Wilson Business travel is complex to manage. Because the industry is ever-growing and evolving, it is difficult for a company that does not specialize…

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Consolidating Air Contracts: Balancing Coverage and Value

By Andrew Wimpenny, Maria Agudo and Hank Rempelt Consolidation in air travel has been around for the last two decades. In the past 10 years, megamergers reduced nine large U.S….

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American Express Global Business Travel’s 2018 European Business Travel Barometer

Despite a geopolitical climate that potentially could have had a negative impact on business travel (i.e., Brexit and travel restrictions initiated by U.S. President Donald Trump), European companies saw their…

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Team Collaboration for Travel Program Success

It doesn’t take a village to run a corporate travel program, but it most certainly is not a one-employee show either. No matter the size of an organization’s travel program,…