Not a Moment to Waste Air Travel, Data Management When flight disruptions strike, it’s the ability to predict the worst that gives your travelers the best way out
Consolidating Gains Lodging As hotel industry mergers and acquisitions continue, is the result for travel programs boon, bust – or both?
Face Time with Dorothy Dowling Industry Interview Best Western’s Senior VP and Chief Marketing Officer talks glass ceilings, leadership and the strategic role of marketing
Returning to Wisdom Data Management For the savvy travel manager, the goal is not about getting more data – it’s getting the right data
The Shape of Tomorrow Technology Powerful new communication tools drive traveler compliance
Travel Buyers POV — 3 BTE Think Tank In each issue of Business Travel Executive, the members of our Buyer Think Tank offer their individual thoughts on what’s hot, what’s cool and what’s coming next in managed travel.
Reporting for Duty Buyer’s Think Tank Where travel sits on the org chart can be turned into an advantage, if you know where to look.
Breaking New Ground Ground Transportation, Duty of Care, Risk Management High-tech, innovative service models and a focus on traveler experience is changing the game for business rides
Stars in the Sky Air Travel Airlines’ woes make the case for business aviation options that help companies outperform
Supplier Side Economics Data Management When it comes to building those important buyer-supplier relationships – is it All Our Tomorrows Technology Time – and travel technology – wait for no one. Enterprise acquires Deem. Marriott data breach tops 380 million guests. Serko buys InterpIX. NY airports order electric buses. IATA real-time turbulence database unveiled. Southwest adds to SWABIZ portal. Norwegian long-haul flights roll out free WiFi. RoomIt and SiteMinder partner
Waking Up to Realities BTE Think Tank Imagining a world of business travel where expense reports are a thing of the past. Plus thoughts on virtual payments, AI tools and winter travel
Travel Buyer's POV Buyer's Think Tank This month, the members of the Think Tank team share their points of view on the upcoming year and what the future holds for their programs and the business of travel management. Mind if I Ask a Question? Buyer's Think Tank The year ahead offers an ever-changing litany of challenges for managed travel programs.
Value Play Air Travel Business jets vs business class – corporations can use both to improve productivity and profits
Face Time with Mert Dorman Industry Interview Turkish Airlines’ SVP Corporate Marketing & Distribution Channels explains how the new Corporate Club is part of the airline’s focus on the business traveler
The Future is Phat Data Management There’s more data coming and your strategy needs to be ready. So where do you go from here? Nothing But Net Technology For enhanced online security or less restrictive web access, VPNs are a need-to-know technology.
Travel Buyer’s POV Buyer’s Think Tank Introducing a new look and an expanded role for members of the BTE Think Tank.
Volunteering Matters Buyer’s Think Tank We can all give back to a business travel industry that gives us so much – and you’ll love what it does for your career