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Resuming Business Travel Is Exceedingly Complicated But New Resources And Advice Help

“When I don’t know the answer, I might ramble on.” The humble comment during a webinar last week by a leading thinker on corporate travel…

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Big TMCs Hire Familiar Lobbyist As Public Policy Encroaches, Uncertainty Persists

American Express Global Business Travel, BCD Travel and other large travel management companies banded together and engaged Monument Advocacy, a Washington lobby group. They want…

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Posted in Policy Productivity Risk

HR Survey Finds That Productivity Impacts From Coronavirus Are Mostly Small

[UPDATE, March 19, 2020: In a survey this week, ic4p’s results were quite different. Ninety-six percent of 518 HR respondents said the coronavirus had impacted…

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Posted in Productivity Risk

Travel And Transport Buys Translator App TripLingo

Travel and Transport last week acquired language translation and Wi-Fi calling app maker TripLingo. They did not disclose terms. TripLingo founder Jesse Maddox will join…

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In Memoriam: Bill Tech

Omaha, Neb. – With the passing of Bill Tech last week, Travel and Transport lost more than a chairman and former executive — we lost…

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Withering On The Vine? Sabre’s TripCase Slips In Managed Business Travel While TripIt Keeps Adding Features

The United States Patent and Trademark Office in February granted Sabre a patent on “post-booking travel assistance and organization.” This covers some key functions in…

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Loving The Anti-Concur, TripActions Clients Book Plenty Of Delta Despite Dispute

[UPDATE, Feb. 7 2019: Delta and TripActions have reconciled with one another. More here.] Something’s still amiss between Delta Air Lines and new corporate travel…

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