More recent stories from Tim MacDonald
Business Travel
Do You Bleisure? The Word We Love to Hate is Gaining Popularity Across the Globe
Have you ever been on a work trip and wished you had more time to explore the city’s museums or take a hike in the nearby mountains? Unfortunately, for many of us, the only sightseeing we do when traveling for business is finding a conference...

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Who we are
Innovation Worth Celebrating
At SAP Concur, we are passionate about providing our customers and partners powerful and innovative solutions, which is why we are honored to share that for the seventh year in a row and ninth time in 11 years, SAP Concur has been named the ‘Most...

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Products in Action
Airbnb Bookings on the Rise Within SAP Concur – Airbnb Listings Now Available...
Airbnb has been a valued partner to SAP Concur for years. The connection to Concur TripLink has enabled travelers to stay within company policy while booking lodging directly from Airbnb.com. Today, we’re happy to announce that Airbnb listings can...

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Who we are
Continually innovating for our customers
At Concur, our customers are the north star that fuels our innovation. That is why we are proud to share that for the sixth year in a row and eighth time in ten years, Concur has been named the ‘Most Admired Travel Technology Company’ in the...

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Who we are
Work smart: A travel program that grows with you
Most organizations, regardless of size, require some amount of business travel. According to IDC, businesses using a cloud-based travel and expense (T&E) platform spend 49% less time on travel planning and 70% less time creating expense...

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Travel & Expense Trends
The impact of millennials on corporate travel and expense – and why it may...
Within the past year, millennials (born 1981-1997) surpassed baby boomers (born 1946-1964) as the largest living generation in the U.S. and make up the largest share of employees in the American workforce, according to Pew Research. This...

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Business Travel
Direct booking challenge grows as hotels lure business travelers
As companies worldwide grapple with the rise of direct booking, suppliers are accelerating this industry shift by bringing strong incentives to business travelers. In fact, to build customer loyalty and business, hotels are making big investments...

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Business Travel
Handling direct booking: integrating T&E
As we said in last week’s post, we believe direct booking is a problem that’s only going to grow—and to address it, the next generation of integrated travel and expense needs to do more. It is not a simple fix. It’s not enough to simply connect an...

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Business Travel
The Challenge of Direct Booking
Concur has been committed to improving corporate travel for more than two decades. In collaboration with clients, suppliers, technology partners and TMCs, we aspire to make things easier for travelers travel managers. Throughout our 22-year...

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