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  • Carbon Emissions Calculations – The Sequel
    Brian TanisTHE PRODUCT SUPERHERO | Sep 2022
    Back again with carbon emissions front and center. Last time, I promised to share some greater detail around how the TripEasy carbon emissions estimator delivers the carbon footprint produced by the flights...
  • Carbon Emissions Calculations Made Easy
    Brian TanisTHE PRODUCT SUPERHERO | Aug 2022
    I’ve been watching the dramatic series “For All Mankind” for my evening entertainment while the July temperatures in Texas soar to 109°F (it’s still 100° at 8p.m.). In the series, the creators have shown that early space exploration was calculated and calibrated....
  • Decreasing carbon emissions means increasing demand
    Brian TanisThe Product Superhero | Jul 2022
    Travel is necessary for almost any business, of any size. Countless Zoom, Teams, or Chime meetings (ok, maybe only Amazon uses Chime) cannot replace a good, well-timed in-person meeting...
  • TripEvents is Changing the Event and Travel Industry
    Mary GrimleyEvent Groupie | Mar 2022
    TripEvents is changing the way attendees book in the event and travel industry. No longer will your guests have to navigate through multiple websites to register and book travel for an event, meeting...
  • Energy Companies May Be Missing Out
    Jeff WilkinsonOffshore Optimizer | Jan 2022
    With Travel & Expense being one of the biggest strains on an organization's budget, now more than ever is the time to review your travel costs. It is important to partner with...
  • What Carbon Footprint Does Your Flight Make?
    Brian TanisTHE PRODUCT SUPERHERO | Jan 2022
    When selecting a flight, what do you look for? If you are planning your family trip, price probably factors into your decision – it certainly does for me. Are you loyal to one airline? Or do you try to find a non-stop that leaves at 9am? Your company...
  • Travel During the Holidays?
    Janet RickmanJanet's Travel Tips | December 2021
    Now that we are in the midst of the holiday season, business travel can often feel more chaotic due to the high volume of holiday travelers, especially with the ongoing pandemic. To make sure your business trip runs as smooth as possible, we have...
  • How Can a Business Traveler Make a Difference?
    Brian TanisTHE PRODUCT SUPERHERO | Nov 2021
    For the third installment of our three-part series, we focus on the shopper. Specifically, the business traveler or a leisure traveler shopping for the “least offending” carbon emissions option, which could save twenty, thirty, or even forty percent...
  • Corporate Response to Carbon Emissions and Sustainability
    Brian TanisTHE PRODUCT SUPERHERO | Nov 2021
    We’ve already covered the airline industry’s initiatives, so this 2nd post of 3 will attempt to explain how a sample set of large corporations are addressing sustainability. As you can already guess, travel is sometimes the number one priority but for...
  • Why Do Travel Industry Suppliers Care About Carbon Emissions
    Brian TanisTHE PRODUCT SUPERHERO | Nov 2021
    Carbon emissions awareness and tracking are a major topic in the aviation industry today more than ever before, but what is driving this change? It is clear that the pandemic’s pause on business travel industry drove basic awareness. Road warriors had free time to...
  • How We Managed Unused Airline Tickets
    Chadd ElsenTHE REPORT WIZARD | October 2021
    More often than not, business travelers book their own trips, whether that is directly with the airline or through a discounted consumer booking site. When changes or cancellations to a reservation occur, companies do not have access to their employees’...
  • 7 Reasons to Use A Corporate Travel Agency
    Sarah ThomasThe Travel Maestro | October 2021
    Due to the pandemics’ effect on the travel industry, it has not been the same since. It‘s apparent that travel industry will constantly change and fluctuate with the world’s time. With that, it is valuable for company travel policies...
  • Four ways to travel safe, smart, and stress free
    Mona MirandaThe Client Advisor | August 2020
    We've made it our mission to make sure our travelers feel safe hitting the road during these confusing times. While most of the time, that means getting you the most up-to-date information...
  • Busiest Airport in America Commits to Traveler Safety
    Renee McKenneyCorp. Travel Guide | August 2020
    Dallas Fort-Worth International Airport earned the busiest airport ranking (USA) based on the number of passengers on flights. Heavy traffic aside, travelers moving through the airport can rest easy...
  • Updating your COVID Travel Policy
    Jeff BorgerdingThe Policy Guardian | July 2020
    For many, the Coronavirus pandemic all but shut down business, and with that corporate travel. As countries start to emerge and open their economies...
  • Three ways ITS leveraged technology during COVID-19
    Adam MalcolmProject Super Hero | July 2020
    With the ever-changing travel climate due to the coronavirus pandemic, having an agency to help navigate these rough waters can be a game-changer. At ITS..
  • Questions You Need to Ask Your Travel Agent Today
    Sarah ThomasTravel Maestro | June 2020
    The coronavirus outbreak has taken a profound toll on the economy and the travel industry. As businesses tighten their purse strings and take a more in-depth look into their expenses, we know how important...
  • Ways to Engage your Customers Outside of the Office
    Elissa FriedmanThe Sales Specialist | June 2020
    This spring, meeting culture went online. Tools like Zoom and Microsoft Teams were quickly leveraged, so no meetings were missed. As grateful as we are to technology...
  • Restarting your travel program
    Mona MirandaThe Client Advisor | June 2020
    Over 60% of American's surveyed say they are looking forward to air travel again. The question on everyone's mind is not only when they will be back in the air, but what should they do to prepare for the new normal? Before you book your first trip, read our tips on prepping for travel...
  • Preparing to Travel: What you Need to Know
    Richard KumpfThe Business Buff | June 2020
    After months of decline, air travel is picking back up. We know many of you are eager to jump back on the plane and get back to business but might still have questions on safety protocols ...
    Rick Kumpf | APRIL 2020
    The impact of COVID-19 has been devastating to our daily lives, the global economy, and the travel industry. It has affected everyone we personally know, from the health of many to the welfare of most. While we all stand united ...
  • Travel Resolutions
    Emily’s Travel Tips | JANUARY 2019
    Traveling for work can be a fun adventure or a taxing routine, depending on your experience and perspective. Being away from friends, loved ones, homes and the ease...
  • Data Security Guard
    Not everyone hustling through the airports in December is paying a visit to relatives and loved ones. Many are corporate travelers attending events and meetings...
  • Gameway at DFW
    The Client Advisor | August 2018
    “Minecraft,” “Grand Theft Auto V,” “Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege”- these popular video games may not be what come to mind when you think abouts...
  • TripApproval on phone screen
    Travel Policy Guardian | July 2018
    In 20 years...I’ve encountered the gamut of employee travel behavior from those who take license with travel spend. For companies of any size, business travel...
  • Man in vehicle
    Mike BatesTHE TRAVEL AUDITOR | July 2018
    Work smarter, not harder. This manifesto is unapologetically overused but has yet to go stale because the premise is 100% spot on. Have you ever eyed an expensive item at a....
  • City scape
    The Travel Insider | May 2018
    Last month, we checked the numbers on what business travelers really think of hitting the road for work, and a whopping 92% said they were satisfied with their lifestyles.
  • Woman reclining on plane
    The Travel Insider | March 2018
    Despite her deep pockets, New York City real estate mogul and tough shark Barbara Corcoran isn’t beneath flying economy to save a buck or two. To make the experience more enjoyable...
  • Man pulling luggage
    The Travel Insider | February 2018
    Packing smart is often the first big obstacle of a trip, even for the most frequent travelers. Follow these simple tips to keep your packing to a minimum in time, effort and space.
  • Wi-Fi signal
    The Travel Insider | February 2018
    For many employees travel isn’t a mere disruption to routine, but rather a way of life. Technology has played a crucial role in reducing the stress...
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