This survey explores the importance of traveler wellness and the corporate initiatives intended to improve the traveler experience. The results are based on an online survey of 53 travel managers worldwide conducted in November 2018. According to the outcome, a big gap exists between the wellness initiatives travel managers find important and those that are actually in place, especially when it comes to health and work-life balance.
Global hotel rates will increase around the world by 1-3% in 2019 and air fares by 1-2% in most markets, according to leading business travel management company BCD Travel’s newly released 2019 Industry Forecast. The increase in hotel rates is largely due to demand growth slightly outpacing supply in most markets. Air fares are expected to remain flat in Africa, decrease 2% in Latin America and increase by 1% or 2% in all other regions.
If you think your travel program doesn’t really affect other areas of the business, think again. This infographic shows how travel makes a difference in recruiting and retaining employees, boosting security, controlling costs, generating revenue and more.
Fulfill your duty of care by protecting your travelers, your bottom line, and your reputation.
BCD Travel’s certified project leadership methodology makes implementation a smooth process. These are our keys to implementation success.
The ability to understand and use the data that impacts your travel program and making decisions that will have a positive impact. That is business intelligence.
Make disruptions easier on travelers with Proactive Re-accomodation
What every travel program manager should measure. KPIs that will win the hearts and minds of your executives.
Turn opportunities into savings and doubt into confidence with airfare price drop protection.
How do you keep travelers happy, productive and within policy? It’s all about a solid communication strategy.
You’re leaving money on the table. 73% of paid VAT goes unclaimed.What’s the opportunity? VAT rates vary and so does your reclaim opportunity. Your travel patterns determine how much VAT your company pays and needs to recoup.
Are you missing pieces of your total spend picture? Multi- Source Data Consolidation allows you to access all your data.
Understand what forces shape travelers’ decisions and how to best guide and engage travelers to support your goals.
Mining a rich new vein of savings: Most companies carefully manage air, hotel, car and rail. But those categories account for only 3/4 of your total travel spend. The remaining 25% of the travel budget gets sucked up by “hidden” categories that companies neither manage nor track.