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Calvin Xie, General Manager at FCM China discusses the new realities and customer behaviours that have emerged during the pandemic in China, and how corporate travel has transformed in the new landscape through innovation in technology and managed travel strategies.
As we approach our 20th year in China, our commitment stands: to be the best localised global TMC in China. Here's a message from Calvin Xie, General Manager China at FCM Asia.
Only those who have prepared in advance for the new world of business travel, will enjoy the fruits of these early efforts. James Ellis, Director of Sales at FCM Asia shares 5 tips on ensuring companies are ready for when borders reopen and business travel resumes.
Data analytics has the potential to transform how companies organise, operate, manage their travel, and create value. Here are five clear ways data and automation can help business travel managers identify missed savings in a post-COVID world.
On 9 June's Travel Meet Asia session on 'Travel Managers' New Priorities', we explore some of the ways we see travel managers’ priorities shifting post-COVID.
Apps which were once optional has now become a necessity. Amongst the sea of apps out there, many altruistic ones have also emerged from the pandemic and gained traction; move over Zoom and Tik Tok, here are our top picks among these do-good apps.
As an extension of FCM’s continued commitment in the Duty of Care space in 2021 in readying travellers to get back on the runway, we have kicked off the year with two strategic partnerships with the goal to provide end-to-end integrated service capabilities to customers.
Vaccinations against COVID-19 have started at a differing pace around the world. The approval and roll-out of more vaccines is largely seen as a positive step for the return of business travel but it’s only part of the story, and there is still much that we do not know.
Effective travel management lies in knowing when to use the various tools at your disposal – when to ‘do it yourself’, when to use an Online Booking Tool (OBT) and when to turn to your trusted Travel Management Company (TMC).
Although the primary function of a TMC is to arrange business travel, the value of working with a TMC goes far beyond the functional. A TMC can provide the same level of knowledge and expertise as a lawyer or accountant does in their professional field.
As business travel represents a significant cost for companies, making sure it’s effective and productive increasingly means investing in your traveller’s wellbeing.
The value of working with a TMC can be quantified in many ways, from cost savings, user satisfaction and traveller safety to time-saving processes, greater visibility of spend and even employee engagement. So where does the TMC fit in, and how can travel managers ensure they leverage maximum value from its TMC relationship? Read on for 5 tips to ensure those outcomes.