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Keeping a Pulse on your Travel Policy: 4 Areas to Revisit in 2019

- April 22, 2019

Even the most foolproof travel management plans need to be reviewed from time to time. A quick check-in helps you avoid the need for a major overhaul in the future, and can…


You’ll Soon Need to Take an Extra Step to Travel to Europe

- April 3, 2019

Starting in 2021, all Americans and those from other visa-free countries traveling to the 26 countries within the Schengen Area will need to apply for the European Travel Information and Authorization System…


Is Last Minute Travel Hurting your Bottom Line?

- March 25, 2019

Whether there’s an emergency at a client site or you have to hold an in-person meeting to close a big deal, at some point, you’ll most likely need to book a trip…


Using Outdated Travel Management Technology? It’s Time for a Change

- March 13, 2019

Are you using outdated travel management technology? You may think you are cutting costs but chances are that you’re doing it at the expense of employee satisfaction, safety and more. Some of…


Do you have Travel Medical Insurance? You may not be able to Travel without it

- January 28, 2019

Medical insurance isn’t just a “nice to have” service when traveling anymore. Depending on where you are headed, it may actually be obligatory. Due to rising global healthcare costs, many countries are…


Complete your Bucket List in 2019: Sporting Events in the US

- January 14, 2019

If seeing a major sporting event is on your bucket list, 2019 is the year to check it off. From the Super Bowl to the World Series and everything in between, take…


Ways to Enhance your Corporate Travel Program in 2019

- December 17, 2018

2018 is coming to a close and it’s time to look forward to next year. From revisiting your travel policy to looking into invisible spend, consider these adjustments in order to enhance…


Are you Safeguarding Female Business Travelers?

- December 3, 2018

According to Skift, 47% of females who travel do so for business, making women one of the fastest growing groups of business travelers. As this number continues to rise, it’s becoming more…


The Global Entry Guide: Everything you Need to Know

- November 19, 2018

Those who have traveled internationally before probably know how much of a hassle going through customs can be. However, there’s a way to make overseas travel much easier. Learn everything you need…


Professional Travel Honored as an Ensemble Top Performer

- November 1, 2018

Ensemble Travel® Group, one of the premier travel agency organizations in the industry, honored their top-producing members in the U.S. and Canada at their annual Circle of Excellence Gala as part of…


[Infographic] Our Response to Hurricane Florence

- October 26, 2018

When natural disasters strike, our clients are proactively prepared. See how we handled cancelled flights and travel disruptions as a result of Hurricane Florence.


Common Travel Scams and How to Avoid Them

- October 22, 2018

A trip, whether for business or for pleasure, can quickly go astray when you find that you’ve been the victim of theft or fraud. Read on to discover some of the scams…