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.
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Doing Data RightFree Now >>> Data Management The right information well-managed is key to an effective travel program – but it takes a village
Why Fly Private? Air Travel Five reasons to consider including private aviation as part of your air travel strategy
Hotel Rate Roulette Lodging It’s arduous work to make sure your lodging program is getting everything you’ve negotiated
Face Time with Jennifer Steinke Industry Interview For this veteran travel manager, success is built on relationships across the spectrum of corporate travel Commodity Trades Data Management You have a wealth of travel data in your program, but should you consider turning it into wealth for your program?
Driving Change Technology The technology revolution comes to ground transportation.
Travel Buyer's POV Buyer’s Think Tank Hotels constitute a huge part of most travel programs, so negotiating the right hotel program is a major task for travel buyers.
Long-Term Transformation Lodging Globalization, the digital revolution and shifting market demands are forging new pathways in corporate housing
Holy Hotels! Data Management Your Phat Data strategy can reveal a treasure trove of negotiating power with your hotel partners
Booking Value Distribution and Booking Tools, Managing Travel Programs The right content strategies are key to a smarter, more effective and more traveler-centric OBT
Travel Buyer's POV #5 Travel Buyer Think Tank Smoothing the way for a well-run travel program takes more than brilliant policy and faultless booking.
TLC For Your OBT Travel Buyer Think Tank North America SVP talks traveler experience & global expansionWith proper care and feeding your online booking tool can be a powerful asset for program compliance and traveler satisfaction
Travelers Own The Phone Technology Forget the bedside phone – today’s hotel technology is all about empowering the guest’s devices