As your organization prepares for business travel to begin again post COVID-19, it’s important to understand what the new normal could look like and how you can plan for it. Skip to: 1. Reduced Service | 2. The New Normal | 3. Pricing Changes | 4. Financial Fallout Introduction In early October 2001, a month […]
February 2020 – Partner Chris Crowley joined GBTA’s COO, Scott Solombrino last week to chat about the trends in our industry. View the full interview by clicking here.
Over the past few months, we’ve looked at different aspects of the travel programme as well as travel manager excellence. As the year comes to a close, it’s a great time to revisit some of these ideas and bring them all together to deliver something sublime. The trick is to combine all the different parts […]
In our series around travel manager excellence, we’re going to take a look at benchmarking. This is often seen as a service provided by TMCs, and sometimes (if lucky) is provided against a set of peers. Currently, having benchmarked data is a nice to have: an overall look of how the programme is doing. It’s […]
If you’ve scrolled through your Facebook or LinkedIn feed today, you’d have come across pictures of friends, quotes, videos and some ads. The last thing on your mind would’ve been that what you’re reading has been carefully selected for you. Using clever algorithms and machine learning, technology has become today’s gatekeeper of information. The sheer […]
Under pressure to keep your travel expenses in check? What a question… of course you are! Having the right information available to give you the upper hand when it comes to negotiating with your suppliers is vital. We discussed this at last week’s BTiQ webinar about hotel pricing (you can listen to it here). A […]