Health Made Easy: Simple Steps to a Healthier Work Environment
In a perfect world, we’d all have plenty of time and motivation to work out and eat healthy every day. Of course, we don’t live in a perfect world. Business travel organisers and other professionals in high-pressure jobs often have enough on their plates. It’s hard to make time to hit the treadmill or prepare […]
Keeping Your Travellers Safe: Choosing a Business Travel Safety Partner
Did you know there’s an entire industry devoted to the health and safety of business travellers? Major companies like International SOS and Control Risks now offer a full range of employee protection services throughout the world. If your company’s employees regularly travel to high-risk locations or countries that lack reliable medical infrastructure, these travel health/safety […]
Choosing the Right Business Travel Insurance
Finding the best business travel insurance policy can be a difficult task. There are many options to consider. Here’s what you need to know.
Risky Business: Managing Your Company’s Business Travel Risks
Does your company have a backup plan in case an employee is injured while travelling for business?
When Travel Policy Turns Into Travel Politics
Being a travel manager isn’t for the faint-hearted. There’s conflicting agendas to think about, office fires to extinguish and fraught negotiating games to play. Sometimes all in a day’s work. From travellers to senior management, and from suppliers, your TMC and through to your own team members, it takes an emotionally and socially capable person […]
Business Travel Organisers: Here’s Your Guide to a More Effective 2018
Now that 2017 is behind us, it’s a great time to reflect on how we might have done things more effectively as business travel organisers. With industry insiders predicting that 2018 will largely be a continuation of last year’s business travel trends, here’s our chance for a do-over! Why not take advantage of 2018’s stable […]
The Only Guide You Need for Safe and Worry-Free Business Travel
As business travellers are facing increasing risks, companies need to extend their duty of care adequately to ensure worry-free business travel. It means going above and beyond infrequent risk management seminars and pre-trip safety briefs. Safety awareness needs to become a mindset, and precaution measures must turn into habits. Safety Awareness You might have heard […]
Business Travel for People with a Disability: Tips for Travel Managers
Does it ever occur to you that as a travel manager you can be a real force for good in society? People with a disability continue to experience a lack of opportunities in a number of areas. Business travel is often one of those areas. Travellers with special requirements The travel policies and programmes you […]
Reporting on hotel spending: An in-depth analysis
Reporting on hotel spending can be a real drag; you need to gather the data, make sense of it, write the report and then produce the charts. It’s both draining and time consuming.Your travel management programme relies on this data, and if you’re a travel manager, there are a few things you can do to […]