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GBTA Impels Local Groups To Become Full-Fledged Chapters, Ditches ‘Affiliate’ Level

Affiliates of the Global Business Travel Association have until Jan. 1 to decide to either become full-fledged GBTA chapters or sever ties. The large groups…

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GBTA’s McCormick: Creating Conference Content Should Be ‘Like Church And State’

It was a remarkable rebuke. During the Global Business Travel Association convention in August, one of the association’s board members chastised a seminar speaker mid-session…

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Duane Futch On Understanding Executive Leadership In A Travel Management Environment

Duane Futch during a 40-year career has been an aviation and travel management executive. He’s currently CEO of Global Travel and Aviation Solutions, a consultancy…

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Why Corporate Clients Share The Blame For Slow Business Travel Innovation

It’s often said that innovation in corporate travel doesn’t keep pace with advancements in consumer travel. Some accuse travel management companies of being stuck in…

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A Few Minutes With Joanna Martinez

Jay Campbell this week spoke for about nine minutes with former chief procurement officer Joanna Martinez, who last month published “A Guide to Positive Disruption:…

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Vic Pynn On Three Questions Every Industry Leader Must Ask

There’s a common concern that as professionals from older generations wrap up their careers, the corporate travel profession won’t find enough younger talent to fill…

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A Few Minutes With GE Strategic Sourcing Leader Betty Sweetman

Ever wonder where a career in travel management could take you? Jay Campbell last week spoke for about nine minutes with a former head of…

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