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Traveling at the Eleventh Hour: Myth-Busting Last-Minute Travel
There’s a commonly held belief that airfares continue to rise every year — even if the price of oil is dropping — and that the cost of last-minute travel follows suit. But the truth may surprise you. There’s more to the cost of last-minute travel...

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The Wider Impact of Business Travel
The appetite for travel has never been greater – in the past year the global travel and tourism sector contributed a record US$8.8 trillion and 319 million jobs to the world economy according to the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC)....

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Travel & Expense Trends
6 ways to save on T&E
Rapid changes in technology and traveler behavior are driving significant change in corporate travel, so businesses need modern solutions to take control of employee spend. In fact, manual processes are impacting your bottom line in unexpected...

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Why Travel Managers are Business Superheroes
Managing corporate travel is never easy. It requires attention 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, across all continents. It is also one of the least understood, most underappreciated, and often undervalued roles in a company. Yet,...

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3 Regulatory Pressures Impacting Business Travel in 2020
With worldwide business travel spend set to reach $1.4 trillion by 2020, the complexities of traveling for business continue to rise. From managing payroll intricacies, increasing tax and immigration regulations, to mitigating concerns surrounding...

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New Research Reveals Top Concerns Among Business Travelers
Business Travelers Report Feeling Unsafe, With Female and LGBTQ+ Travelers Regularly Experiencing Harassment According to an SAP® Concur® Survey BELLEVUE, Wash. — Oct. 30, 2019 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) has announced the results of a new SAP® Concur®...

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Business Travelers Can Make a Bigger Environmental Impact
As awareness of sustainability issues grow, many organizations have taken greater steps to control and manage their environmental footprint. Business travel remains a weak link in many firms’ efforts to make an impact in this area. Business travel...

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Effortless Travel and Expense with SAP Concur
Everyday thousands of business travelers embark on trips around the world. Although expense policies differ, each company needs a seamless way to track their employees’ travel and expenses. With the wrong tools, it's expensive, time-consuming, and...

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What are Supplier-Direct Bookings, and Do They Impact Your Travel Program?
Employees today have the world in the palm of their hands. In some ways, this makes the travel manager’s job easier, but it can also make it more complicated. For example, mobile devices give employees greater access to suppliers, making it easier...

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