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Travel & Expense Trends
Mileage Reimbursement: How Much Are You Paying for Overstated Expenses?
Self-reported mileage is an honor system, and while you naturally trust your team on the road, mileage mistakes are easy to make—even for you. Think about your last out-of-office meeting. Did the trip include a quick stop at home, a visit to your...

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Business Travel
The Challenges of Modern Business Travel (and How to Solve Them)
It goes without saying that business travel is huge – and it is always growing. Last year alone, spending on global business travel activity totaled $1.33 trillion. Not only that, but corporate travel is also changing as fast as it’s growing....

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Travel & Expense Trends
Business Travel Safety: Send People into Meetings, Not the Unknown
Good managers wouldn’t send employees onto the factory floor without the proper safety equipment and training. So why do they send people all over the world without knowing what they’re sending them into? Think about it. Let’s say it’s monsoon...

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Travel & Expense Trends
Understand the Connection on User Experience and Wasted Time
By Kevin Permenter, Senior Research Analyst, Enterprise Applications, IDC Time is a precious commodity in financial service firms. They are always looking for ways to reduce their costs and identifying places to gain efficiencies are always a...

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Travel & Expense Trends
December VAT Deadline for U.S. Companies: Are You Ready?
Did your employees travel to the UK and incur business related expenses between July 1, 2017 and June 20, 2018? Under the 13th VAT Directive, the deadline for Non-EU countries reclaiming VAT from travel to the UK is December, 31 2018. There is no...

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Travel & Expense Trends
Control Spending With Less: How to Add Oversight Without Adding Overhead
If you had an army of people to watch over your army of employees, you could probably keep up with their spending. But you don’t, and it might just be a little cost prohibitive if you did. So how do you stay on top of what’s going out the door?...

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Travel & Expense Trends
Has the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Taken the Fun Out of Your Company’s Meals and...
By Joe Healy, Director, Strategic Partnerships, Taxback International Meals and entertainment is one of the top 10 expense categories, contributing up to 22% of a company’s total travel budget. Such a staggering amount of spend makes compliance...

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Business Travel
Optimize Travel Spend in 2019 With This One Step
Small businesses looking to optimize their travel spend in 2019 can save an average of $200 per domestic flight simply by booking six weeks in advance of departure date. That’s the latest finding from Hipmunk, which analyzed economy class flight...

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Travel & Expense Trends
Business Travel Trends: GBTA Research Studies Booking Behavior, Duty of Care,...
For the past three years, the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) has partnered with SAP Concur to explore business traveler booking behavior. Our latest European study revealed some interesting findings. Corporate Travel is EvolvingMany...

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