Posted in Methods Reporting

Op Ed: Gaurav Sundaram On Global VAT Reclaim

Amid deteriorating macroeconomic conditions, cash is crucial. Global VAT reclaim from international business travel is a way to recover some. ProKonsul Consulting’s Gaurav Sundaram provides…

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Coupa Buys Mobile Business Travel Tech Developer ETA Inc.

Spend management company Coupa added more travel tech to its portfolio, acquiring business travel app builder ETA Inc. ETA co-founder and CEO Choon Hong Peck…

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Posted in Careers Reporting Risk

Ties With Human Resources Tighten As Corporate Travel Management Gains Executive Visibility

In the early days of the crisis, travel departments worked closely with risk and security. They still do, but in many organizations, human resources departments…

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Serko Accelerates Bid To Shore Up Travel Management Company Continuity Through Platform, Commission Plays

Like some other industry suppliers, Serko is waiving certain introductory fees for its services amid the coronavirus pandemic. An initiative like that is trickier than…

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TravelBank CEO: ‘Strategic Conversations Are Very Difficult’

TravelBank is doubling down on expense management, which CEO and co-founder Duke Chung called “the only software you can justify purchasing at this time.” During…

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Five Years Of SAP Concur, By The (Strong) Numbers

SAP completed its $8.3 billion acquisition of Concur a little over five years ago. The deal made more than a few industry professionals groan. Since…

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Managing Unused Airline Tickets When Cash Is King

[UPDATE, April 6, 2020: Airlines must refund ticket and optional services purchases for flights they canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to the U.S….

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