Corporate Travel

Business Travelers Are Still Waiting for Personalization — Corporate Travel Innovation Report

Business Travelers Are Still Waiting for Personalization — Corporate Travel Innovation Report

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Corporate travel is still wrestling with building the right platforms to make the most out of traveler data and behavior.

5 days ago

The Corporate Travel Tech Revolution Is Still in the Works

The Corporate Travel Tech Revolution Is Still in the Works

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Travel management companies have tons of data on the behavior and spending patterns of their travelers. Doing something concrete with this information, however, is a work in progress that should be solved sometime soon.

6 days ago

Why Consumer Technology Matters — Corporate Travel Innovation Report

Why Consumer Technology Matters — Corporate Travel Innovation Report

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

As corporate travel becomes more consumer-oriented, leaders should consider the ways travelers will behave following the next wave of transformative technological change.

2 weeks ago

Corporate Travel Can’t Afford to Miss the Next Wave of Consumer Technology

Corporate Travel Can’t Afford to Miss the Next Wave of Consumer Technology

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Consumer technology is undergoing a transformation, powered by artificial intelligence and voice commands. Corporations should pay attention to how their travelers' behavior shifts in order to stay in front of upcoming trends.

2 weeks ago

Safety and Growth Top 2018 Priorities — Corporate Travel Innovation Report

Safety and Growth Top 2018 Priorities — Corporate Travel Innovation Report

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

A new year brings new hope for business travel. But how different can we really expect 2018 to be from its predecessor given rising political and economic instability around the world?

3 weeks ago

Corporate Travel Execs Hope 2018 Will Be Less Tumultuous Than Last Year

Corporate Travel Execs Hope 2018 Will Be Less Tumultuous Than Last Year

Amy Merrick, Skift

Leaders in corporate travel expect a strengthening global economy to propel the industry in the year ahead – so long as security concerns remain stable. With unemployment low, businesses are increasing their focus on traveler satisfaction to compete for employees.

3 weeks ago

Executives Mull Another Complex Year — Corporate Travel Innovation Report

Executives Mull Another Complex Year — Corporate Travel Innovation Report

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Yet again, events around the world caused upheaval for business travelers in 2017. Uncertainty has become the norm, and corporate travel executives would be wise to plan for more of the unexpected.

1 month ago

Corporate Travel Got Even More Complicated in 2017

Corporate Travel Got Even More Complicated in 2017

Amy Merrick, Skift

Business travelers coped with a range of surprises, including disruptive natural disasters and sudden shifts in government policy. Expect more uncertainty.

1 month ago

Meeting Planning Is Reinventing Itself by Redefining Its Roles

Meeting Planning Is Reinventing Itself by Redefining Its Roles

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Convergence is trending among travel and event departments at big companies. Fueled by technology, it will only become more important to both sectors in the future if old-school thinking doesn't get in the way.

1 month ago

Egencia Could Be a Buyer in 2018 — Corporate Travel Innovation Report

Egencia Could Be a Buyer in 2018 — Corporate Travel Innovation Report

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Egencia already has a strong offering in corporate travel technology, so acquisitions to improve its scale are likely in the coming years.

1 month ago

Skift Analyst Session Finds Little Cause for Gloom in Global Travel Outlook

Skift Analyst Session Finds Little Cause for Gloom in Global Travel Outlook

Rebecca Stone, Skift Research

We think 2018 is setting up to be a solid year for growth in travel, despite lingering uncertainty over the direction of economic, foreign, and political policies around the world. Subscribe to Skift Research to learn more.

1 month ago

Business Travelers Are Getting Their Way — Corporate Travel Innovation Report

Business Travelers Are Getting Their Way — Corporate Travel Innovation Report

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

New research shows corporate travel buyers are aligning more closely with the desires of business travelers.

2 months ago