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Who do you need when a French air strike hits?

People thought that the role of a business travel consultant would die with the birth of the internet, however it is in times such as these when our expertise comes into its own. We are used to challenges such as air strikes, dust clouds, overbookings and changing visa requirements and so you have to ask […] Read more

Apr, 09, 2015

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Itinerary Management

Destinations have partnered with Sabre to deliver Tripcase, an itinerary management tool which allows travellers to manage business trips in a single mobile application. Once Tripcase has been downloaded to the smartphone or tablet, travel itineraries are directly fed from the reservation system to your Tripcase account. The app also provides automatic real-time updates regarding […] Read more

Jan, 23, 2015

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How to make low-cost airline travel more comfortable

Low-cost travel no longer means low standard of travel. However in order to ease the usual qualms about carriers such as Ryanair, it is worth considering paying extra for a seat with extra leg room which automatically includes priority booking, immediate web check-in rather than having to wait until 14 days prior to travel and […] Read more

Jan, 23, 2015

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How to obtain lower airfares when travelling on business

Most business travellers want to spend as few days away from home as possible, and unsurprisingly airlines price tickets accordingly, charging up to 5 times more than an equivalent priced ticket for travel on Saturday. Fortunately, with the advent of low-cost airlines, full-service have had to entirely change their fare structures and travel, at least […] Read more

Jan, 23, 2015

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Client

The fundamental point to make in business travel is that the client is rarely the individual who is actually travelling. This presents a possible conflict between the interest of the company to keep costs low and the traveller seeking comfort and benefit from their trip. In order to avoid any ambiguity it is important to […] Read more

Jan, 22, 2015

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Self-Booking Vs Managed Travel

We have recently examined some of the leading corporate self-booking tools. With the ongoing trend among larger firms to encourage employees to book their own flights, we examine the pros and cons of this methodology. Self-booking should be a transparent process, enabling the user to select from a choice of airlines, booking within the parameters […] Read more

Jan, 22, 2015

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