20 Business Destination Transfer Times You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner
Your plane has landed on the tarmac and taxied to the terminal building. You breathe a sigh of relief, as you’re almost at your destination – right? Depending on the airport, and the business destination transfer times, you might have a bit longer to wait before you finally get to your accommodation. It only takes, […]
9 Travel Quotes to Reignite Your Passion for Business Travel
When you’re facing a 4 am start, followed by an eight hour flight and a rapidly filing inbox awaiting your return, any sense of adventure can seem distant.
4 Must-Follow Business Travel Blogs Every Travel Manager Needs to Know
These are the top 6 business travel resources that we consider most valuable for any travel manager or procurement manager.
Your Out of Office Is a Security Threat. Here’s What to Do About It
When you’re heading away, for work or leisure, writing an out of office is one of the last things on your to-do list. Before you head out the office, you’ll go to your email settings and write something like: I will be out of the office at the ABC conference in London from 1st April […]
Want Happier Travellers? Focus on These Four Areas
Studies suggest that half of business travellers find being away from their family stressful. While it’s probably impossible to ease every element of business travel stress, there are a number of things every travel manager can do to avoid having unhappy travellers among the ranks. #1 Don’t be a stranger – check travellers have access to […]
Six Brilliant Hacks Every Smart Business Traveller Needs to Know
Productive, efficient and modern business travellers are tech savvy and super-organised. From mastering the art of packing to maximising your downtime at the airport, this blog post will help you travel smarter and enjoy the rewards that follow. Seek recommended accommodation Most business travellers will have experienced the frustration of arriving at their hotel only […]
Why Visuals are the Key to Communicating with Business Travellers
And how to get everyone to read your travel policy. Humans love visual material. According to studies, coloured visuals increase a person’s willingness to read a piece of content by 80%. Imagine if you could apply this to your travel policy – people might actually read it! Clearly, very few of us ever depart from […]
Why You Need a Holistic Approach to Travel Risk Management
Every business traveller has individual needs and requirements. So, why do we send them all off on their travels with the same risk management programme?Research by Collinson Group suggests that just 47% of HR professionals issue employees with company guidelines for safety while travelling. That’s disconcerting enough, but the more pressing question is whether or […]
8 Ways to Manage Hotel Budgets – Without Getting in the Way of Work
When you’re used to both booking the travel and being the traveller yourself, it’s easy to get caught spending more than you need to on hotels. Last minute plans or changes to your schedule mean you’re focussing on the business priorities rather than the actual cost. The wrong room rate or location can end up […]