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Travel & Expense Trends
How the Traveler’s Shift to Mobile Booking Impacts Your Travel Program
Travel technology has changed substantially in the past decade – and continues to change. In 2017 Phocuswright surveyed 2,300 travelers regarding their business travel booking habits and found that 88% of business travelers use a smartphone, more...

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Travel & Expense Trends
Business Travel is Growing. Is Your Expense Policy Ready?
Do you find yourself spending more time than you’d like reviewing and approving employee business travel expenses? You’re not alone. Travel and expense policies are often too vague or confusing, leaving employees struggling to know how to claim...

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Small Business
Speed Up Your T&E Approval Process by Eliminating Ambiguity
Figuring out what is and what is not considered a travel expense should be easy, right? Unfortunately, that’s not always the case. Try telling this to the employee standing in the airport newsstand debating whether the bag of snacks in their hand...

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Business Travel
7 Tips to Successfully Mix Business Travel with Pleasure
Juggling work and play is not always easy in today’s fast-paced world. Expectations abound with career responsibilities and busy social schedules, not to mention society’s tendency to always be plugged-in. Carving out time for vacations can be a...

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Travel & Expense Trends
June 30 Approaches. Have You Filed to Reclaim VAT?
For the average organization, T&E (travel and expense) is the second largest annual budget item, second only to payroll. A significant portion of this spend, however, may be recoverable in the form of Value Added Tax (VAT) reclaims. What is...

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Small Business
The Challenges and Opportunities of SMB Travel
Last year, it was clear to SAP Concur that a large portion of the UK economy simply wasn’t being serviced when it came to business travel. Although SMBs make up more than 99% of private sector businesses in the UK – and crucially employ more...

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Travel & Expense Trends
Be Aware of Your Duty of Care and the Increase in Traveler Concerns
The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) has stated that spending on global business travel continues to grow and is expected to reach $1.6 trillion by 2020. Despite growing global uncertainty around unforeseen events, organizations show no...

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Travel & Expense Trends
Four Reasons Why Travel Risk Management is a Business Imperative
Business travel does not exist without a degree of risk, whether it be from flight delays, natural disasters, transportation strikes, or even pickpocketing. Because of such threats, businesses have both a legal and moral duty to develop or enhance...

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Business Travel
How to Prepare for Unexpected Events on a Business Trip
We've all heard the saying that "even the best laid plans go awry," and as travelers this phrase rings especially true. From speeding through security to scoring upgrades and knowing which hotels have the fastest Wi-Fi, we've perfected...

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