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6 June 2016

Is terrorism having an impact on European business travel?

New data shows travellers are more afraid of robbery than terrorism – while Paris and Brussels are open for business.

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1 June 2016

Is booking rail travel in advance always the cheapest option?

One of the challenges with a travel policy change – such as asking your travellers to book rail in advance – is making sure travellers are actually aware of it. 

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26 May 2016

Car hire vs private mileage: which is cheaper for business travel?

Could changing your car hire policy seriously reduce your travel spend? Here we crunch the numbers.

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23 May 2016

DIY: avoid costly mobile bills abroad

IT service desk analyst Lee Cobb shares tips on preventing mammoth mobile bills.

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17 May 2016

How to work more efficiently from a hotel room

Our hotel expert Nicole Sheekey-Jones shares her top tips for productivity when staying away.

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4 May 2016

Is sharing caring?

Sharing economy suppliers can offer characterful accommodation – but are they addressing corporate social responsibility concerns?

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4 April 2016

Our industry expert guide to auditing hotel rates

Auditing hotel rates is a topic we are passionate about. And according to new data, the percentage of customer rates not properly loaded by suppliers can be as high as 40%.

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9 March 2016

Debate: travel policy mandates

Mandated travel policies help organisations stay in control, but for some they’re not the right fit. Two travel management experts make the case for travel with and without a mandate.

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