Posted in Distribution Methods Suppliers

A Few Minutes With GoldSpring Consulting, Episode 1

Welcome to a new audio feature as The Company Dime interviews the industry veterans at GoldSpring Consulting about developments in travel management. In this first…

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Posted in Distribution Productivity Reporting

Omega World Travel Goes Mobile, Adds Alexa Skills

Omega World Travel last month uploaded into the Apple iTunes and Google Play app stores its first mobile app and began onboarding corporate customers. Omega…

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Posted in Risk Service Suppliers

With Ground Transport Technology In Flux, Where Is A Travel Manager To Begin?

When Sandy Miller’s Basin Street Partners got the opportunity to invest in Carey International about two years ago, it had little competition. The moneyed thought ride hailing…

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Posted in Service Suppliers

EmpireCLS Revamps Dispatch System To Build Rideshare-Like App

New Jersey-based chauffeured transportation company EmpireCLS is building new mobile experiences for travelers and affiliates. While the traveler app has familiar ride hailing app features…

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Posted in Methods Policy

Silver Bullet For Capturing Invisible Spend Eludes Corporate Travel Managers

Leakage is the bane of a travel manager’s existence. When travelers don’t book through designated channels, work is needed to corral the associated data for…

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Posted in Productivity Suppliers

After False Starts, Lyft And Uber Use TMC Partners For Deeper Corporate Travel Inroads

Lyft and Uber are feeling their way into the corporate market. Lyft had a rebate program. That’s done. Uber For Business had free and premium…

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Posted in Careers Culture

Substantial Progress On Gender Balance Eludes Business Travel Professionals

EasyJet last month took heat for a gender pay disparity that it attributed to the preponderance of males among its pilots. The company also is…

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