Posted in Productivity Risk

Eyeing Program Expansion, TSA Expects New Providers To Begin PreCheck Enrollment This Year

Most travelers probably don’t know or care that a private-sector company is behind the enrollment process for TSA PreCheck. They might soon. To expand the…

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Posted in Careers Productivity Service

Will The Pandemic Productivity Boom Last?

By Neil Irwin, a senior economics correspondent for The New York Times.  For most of the past 15 years, the U.S. economy was mired in…

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Posted in Distribution Suppliers

Amex Global Business Travel: Southwest GDS Participation Remains Incomplete, Hence Extra Client Fee

American Express Global Business Travel continues to charge clients an extra $10 for bookings made with Southwest Airlines even though the carrier expanded its participation…

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Posted in Payment Productivity

SAP Concur Accelerates Retirement Of Legacy Expense Reimbursement And Invoicing Services

A decision by SAP Concur to discontinue a couple of its products sooner than previously scheduled could leave some of its clients in the lurch….

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Posted in Payment Productivity Risk

Beware Free Wi-Fi: Government Urges Workers To Avoid Public Networks

By David Sanger, a White House and national security correspondent, and Julian Barnes, a national security reporter. The Biden administration would like you to get…

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Posted in Payment Reporting Suppliers

Leading The Recovery And Inundated With Spend Management Options, U.S. SMEs Get One From Amex GBT

The largest player is after the market’s smallest accounts, which by many accounts are leading the business travel recovery. Continuing a customer segmentation strategy, American…

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Avis Budget Cracks Down On Illicit Use Of Discount Codes

Travelers taking advantage of rates negotiated by companies they don’t work for is one of the oldest tricks in the book. With car rental rates…

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