Posts Tagged “time”

Travelport Locomote Announces Partnership With 1000 Mile Travel Group

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Travelport Locomote Announces Partnership With 1000 Mile Travel Group

    Fast-growing corporate travel platform partners with local TMC to broaden customer network in Australia.   Melbourne-based corporate travel platform, Travelport Locomote, today announced its latest venture with local travel management company, 1000 Mile Travel Group.   The news comes on the back of Travelport Locomote’s recent launch in the UK as part of its global expansion…

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The Role Of Travel Agents Has Changed – They’re More Relevant Than Ever

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The Role Of Travel Agents Has Changed – They’re More Relevant Than Ever

  SureSave, the leading provider of travel assistance and insurance in the agency channel, has released its latest findings from the 2017 Travel Insurance Index*. Conducted annually over the past six years, the research monitors Australian travellers’ views on booking travel, insurance and the role of travel agents.   Ross McDonald, General Manager – Distribution…

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Improving the Hotel RFP Process

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Improving the Hotel RFP Process

Author: Monica Sanchez, GBTA Foundation   The GBTA Foundation released a new study in partnership with Best Western Hotels & Resorts today that explored the Hotel RFP process from the eyes of a travel manager. A large majority (87 percent) of the travel managers interviewed have some level of involvement with the Hotel RFP process,…

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Seven tips to successfully mix business travel with pleasure

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Seven tips to successfully mix business travel with pleasure

Author: Concur for PASA.    According to a global study, 83 per cent of people use time on business trips to explore the city they’re visiting and 30 per cent of respondents have added two vacation days to business trips in an increasing trend towards mixing business and leisure, known as ‘bleisure’.[1]   The soft…

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