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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Is Your Business Travel Expense Policy Outdated?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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Now Trending: Biometric Facial Recognition

- May 21, 2018

Airlines have recently started partnering with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to test Biometric Facial Recognition (BFR) technology at several airports across the globe. What is BFR? During a BFR screening,…

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The Best Luggage for Every Type of Traveler

- May 7, 2018

Your travel needs should typically dictate the luggage you choose to buy. Which type of luggage suits your lifestyle the best? Whether you’re a frequent business traveler or the sporadic road tripping…

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Hungry while Traveling? Get Food (and More) Delivered Right to Your Gate

- April 23, 2018

From charging and technology stations to yoga rooms and workout facilities, we’ve seen airports evolve over the years to adapt to traveler needs and desires. Whether it’s to stay close to a…

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How to Encourage Employee Travel Policy Compliance

- April 9, 2018

Your company has a travel policy in place for a reason. Among other benefits, the right guidelines will keep employees safe on the road while saving your company time and money.  Oftentimes,…

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Duty of Care and Travel Risk Management: What’s the Difference?

- March 26, 2018

Duty of care and travel risk management are two terms that are often used interchangeably. While they are related, and rely on each other to function, they mean different things. As an…

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What Travel Booking Websites Don’t Tell You

- March 12, 2018

It’s a common misconception that booking hotels, rental cars and airfare for business travel (or any type of travel!) through a travel website will save you time and money. However, that couldn’t…

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Are Your Business Travelers Happy? Managing and Maintaining Their Satisfaction

- February 26, 2018

Though traveling often may sound luxurious, those who are required to take frequent business trips may beg to differ. If you employ business travelers, ensuring their happiness is crucial to your company’s…

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Allowing Business Travelers to Book with Airbnb? You Could Be Breaking the Law!

- February 12, 2018

As an employer, it’s not only your duty to keep your employees safe, it’s the law. While Airbnb may seem like a reliable accommodation, we’re here to deliver some news . ….

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