Get the latest research and data on managing your corporate travel programme.
We’ve all been anxiously watching business travel trends and patterns for signs of recovery or a “return to normal.” However, as it’s been posited countless times before, we’re not going back to how it was…we’re going somewhere different.
Travel has always been a risky business. Especially if you have ever had to navigate international incidents, industrial action or adverse weather. Not surprising then that risk management and duty of care is so important.
How we communicate with each other has come a long way since email and SMS. And we’re not just talking about Zoom and Teams, but the way that we support and lift each other especially in times of a crisis.
“Insight is information beyond the obvious”. We loved hearing this from Jo Lloyd, Global Head of Account Management and Consulting.
A travel company that's mindful of both global and local trends has its advantages.
As companies start to return to travel again, many will be thinking about how to limit the amount of business travel or have some visibility over who is travelling where.
Business travellers are at risk for mental health problems due to lack of sleep and poor diet, according to a global travel risk management company. International SOS reports that 30 percent of business travellers admit to suffering from these problems, and data shows the more flights and nights they are away from home, the more likely they are to quit their job within two years.
According to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), sustainable aviation fuels (SAFs) remain the best option to reduce carbon emissions.
Travel managers across the world have shared their views on travel technology with GBTA and FCM. Among all the data that’s come from the research, it’s clear that travel technology has evolved and its role in travel programmes has changed.
You might want to read what one of our business leaders who’s out in the field talking with suppliers and customers everyday has to say!
GM, Bonnie Smith shows that the RFP process doesn’t need to be particularly time consuming or painful. And that it can have an enormously positive impact.
Everyone has the potential to have those lightbulb moments. That’s why we wanted to get you thinking about the future of travel, technology and mindsets at FCM and GBTA’s Th!nk event.