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Invisible Travel Spend: What is it and how you can Combat it

- October 8, 2018

What is invisible travel spend? Invisible spend is defined as any travel expenditures that take place outside of an approved channel and thus, do not appear in official reports provided by a…

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What the Real ID Act means for Travelers

- September 27, 2018

What is the Real ID Act? The Real ID Act establishes minimum security standards for U.S. state and territory license production and issuance. It prohibits Federal agencies from accepting licenses that do…

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Save Time: Use a Travel Agent

- September 24, 2018

You know that a travel agent can save you money but have you ever thought about the significant amount of time one can save you in addition to stretching your dollars? Often,…

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Date Destination: Cleveland, Ohio

- September 10, 2018

Cleveland is more of a destination city than ever! If you’ve decided to make a weekend trip here with your significant other or you’re looking to relax with a ‘staycation,’ squeeze every…

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What the Mexico Travel Advisory Means for You

- August 30, 2018

The U.S. Department of State recently issued a travel advisory regarding travel to Mexico encouraging travelers to use caution when visiting the country. This has caused concern for some of our travelers…

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What to Pack for your Next Business Conference

- August 27, 2018

Pack the following items for your next business conference or seminar to ensure you are prepared, comfortable and productive. Reusable water bottle Hydration is important, especially when you are sitting and/or talking…

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Still Managing Business Travel In-House?

- August 13, 2018

If you or someone at your company is managing your business travel program in-house, you may want to think again. Your company could be at a disadvantage and face unnecessary challenges when…

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Is your Business Travel Program Successful? Ask Yourself these Questions

- July 30, 2018

Is your corporate travel program yielding the results you want? Ask yourself these questions to find out. Financial savings Are your corporate travel expenditures where they should be? Is there an opportunity…

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Make Your Next Off-Site Meeting or Conference Healthy

- July 16, 2018

Are you hosting a conference or an off-site meeting? Follow these simple tips to encourage attendees to make healthy choices during the event. Take frequent breaks Make room in your schedule for…

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How Technology has Changed Business Travel

- July 2, 2018

Technology is changing the face of business travel. With this shift, there is an increased demand from business travelers for customized and immediate information, seamless booking and expense reporting and above all,…

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The Airline Broke my Luggage: Now What?

- June 18, 2018

Frequent business travelers have probably been there before – you go to get your luggage off the conveyer belt and you notice that your bag has seen better days. It got smashed,…

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Is Your Business Travel Expense Policy Outdated? It Could Be Costing You

- June 4, 2018

Managing business travel expenses is no easy task, especially if you have dozens or even hundreds of travelers on the road at any given moment. Your expense management procedures should be clear,…

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