While there are many cost reduction strategies that can be applied to an organization’s travel program, for small-to-medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) the secret to success, is knowing what the best strategies are and how they can be applied to your individual business.
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Flying may be one of the safest forms of public transport, but travelling long distances in a pressurized cabin can affect the body in different ways. With a little preparation before the flight and a few precautionary measures during the flight, long-haul business travellers can arrive at their destination feeling as fresh as ever. We’ve put together some health tips to help make the transition … Continue reading
In the past when air travel was in its infancy, business travellers use to dress up in their formals to take a flight. Today, it’s all about comfort and convenience. Which is why airport lounges are becoming more popular and offering new services every year. On my recent visit to India, I had a chance to try out the Plaza Premium Lounge both at the … Continue reading
FCm NAMED NORTH AMERICA’S LEADING TRAVEL MANGEMENT COMPANY Our partner company FCm Travel Solutions has taken the top honour for corporate travel management in North America as part of the 2011 World Travel Awards. FCm has been named North America’s Leading Travel Management Company following a World Travel Awards’ red carpet event at the Sandals Royal Caribbean in Montego Bay, Jamaica. The new award adds … Continue reading
Lengthy airport queues could soon be a relic of the past as the aviation industry moves to overhaul check-in systems and requirements. Airlines throughout the world have turned their attention to the humble airport check-in counter to deliver time-saving new benefits to business travellers and, in some instances, to shift customers from face-to-face to online services.
Like any other controllable expense, business travel needs to be managed strategically. Although there are some great bargains around, businesses including SMEs should be focusing on buying business travel at the most competitive cost in the most convenient way. We understand that travelling to visit clients or colleagues is an important aspect of revenue generation for any business, but it can also be costly. Which is … Continue reading