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 […]
Essential Checklist: Ensure Corporate Travel Policy Compliance
Trying to increase corporate travel policy compliance and buy-in from your employees is like “herding cats”, said one travel manager. Little wonder that travel policy compliance is low, which is often due to a lack of communication and an impersonal approach. “Up to 70 percent of non-compliant employees aren’t even aware that a mandatory policy […]
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 […]
4 Ways Business Travel Insurance Can Help the Bottom Line
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 […]
A Changing World: Dealing with Increased Travel Risk
It’s thought that 85% of travel programmes now include risk management protocols. This stat is no surprise when you consider the increase in security risk across the world. In the UK alone, there were 304 terrorism arrests in the month to March – the highest since 9/11. Figuring out who’s safe to travel and who might be […]
How to Survive a Business Trip with a Colleague You Don’t Know
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 […]