COVID-19 made a tremendous impact in the meetings and events space in 2020, leaving many companies shuffling to quickly turn their live event into a virtual one. Now with 2021 in full swing, our specialized meetings & events division, cievents, is taking learnings over the past year and preparing for the shift into the world of hybrid events.
If you or your travelers are planning travel overseas, specifically to the EU, you may have concerns about Brexit. Brexit refers to the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community. Check out our Brexit reference guide to familiarize yourself with what’s changed, what hasn’t, and what to expect when planning any upcoming business travel trips in this region.
It’s likely you have implemented an interim travel policy to cope with the disruption of COVID-19, however as the travel landscape starts to find a new sense of ‘normal’, it’s a good time to review and work on a revised version for 2021 and beyond. Discover how to refine your Travel Policy in 4 Simple Steps.
Wherever it is and whoever it’s for, you need your next event to captivate. Our specialized meetings & events division, cievents, has lived the world of virtual events over the past few months and has picked up a couple of key tips to keep in mind when planning your next virtual gathering.
Finding the right TMC for your business is crucial for your travel program’s success. But once the selection process is complete, how do you ensure a smooth transition between your incumbent and your new TMC, whilst ensuring minimal impact on your travelers?
What’s next for business travel? Our newly released State of the Market 2020 report provides insight on how corporate travel is changing around the world, who is currently traveling and where, and what will influence travel buying behavior in the future.
Innovation and efficiencies remain a top priority for FCM as we continue adapt to the new ways of business travel during COVID-19. Check out some of FCM’s technology tools and resources that are designed to deliver savings to your program.
Insightful reporting that is accompanied by expert analysis also mitigates common travel pain points around traveler visibility; travel risk management; ability to demonstrate ROI; and booking leakage. Here are the five hallmarks of great travel reporting.
As travel content adapts to fit the change and evolution of the situation, Sabre shares their insight on the global trends unfolding in the industry, what areas continue to be a key focus going forward, and how their organization is stepping up internally to navigate through this pandemic.
In the wake of COVID-19, we’re seeing companies look for new ways to reduce costs for their business. We take a look at both traditional and new approaches that can help deliver savings to your travel program at a time when maximizing savings is critical.
FCM is monitoring the current novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and the impact on business travel and will continue to keep clients informed during this active situation. Read more for the latest information and resources available.
What (and how) should I budget for 2021? 2020 has had a huge impact on so many areas, and finance has not been immune to it. Businesses of all sizes have had immense pressure to continually re-forecast budgets with each major announcement made as a result of COVID-19.