Travel Insights

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,…

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Essential Topics to Cover in a Corporate Travel Policy

More than ever, companies need to have a travel policy in place to protect employees and keep costs in check. Whether you are creating a policy from scratch or updating…

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Corporate Travel Programs: Offering Peace of Mind for Your Corporate Travelers

We often talk about how a managed corporate travel program through a travel management company (TMC) can positively affect businesses. Today, however, let’s shed some light on the benefits to travelers, especially…

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6 Ways to Drive Travel Program Compliance

Concerns about travelers’ well-being and cost management have renewed travel managers’ focus on improving policy compliance and program guidelines, and many organizations are in the midst of adapting and strengthening…

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Governance, Risk, and Compliance: Ingrained in Everything We Do

At American Express Global Business Travel, trust, integrity, and authenticity are at the heart of everything we do. As the most highly regulated travel company in the world, risk management…

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Now’s the Time to Address Travel Program Leakage and Boost Visibility

Getting all your travel program data in once place is hard. Out-of-policy bookings and poor data capture make it difficult to paint a complete picture. But if you find 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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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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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…