If it seems like changes in travel happen slowly and then in a landslide, it may be because these changes tend to build up gradually and even quietly. Like weather, if you know what to look for, you may see it coming long in advance, while others feel caught off guard—and even forewarning does not …
When hoteliers advertise booking direct as the lowest-cost option, and when front-desk agents tell travelers they cannot receive loyalty points because you booked through a third party, how do you address “What’s in it for me?” and bring your travelers back into the managed program? Do you need to?
What is the best money you will ever spend when it comes to travel? While a good case could be made for the value of many aspects, KesselRun’s answer to that question would be clear: the implementation of a travel risk management program.
New Distribution Capability, or NDC, is a new set of technology standards allowing airlines to distribute their “rich content,” i.e. their ancillary products and services, to their largest traveling population: business travelers. These new channels offer direct, or otherwise nontraditional, booking options for your corporate travelers, potentially shaking up how the business of corporate travel …
With the start of 2019, you should find time to step back and thoroughly review your corporate travel program. I know how hard it is getting out of the weeds sometimes, but with all the changes underway in the industry, as well as those looming on the horizon, it is imperative that business owners think […]
Originally Published on The Company Dime The dynamic world of corporate travel keeps all involved on their toes. It’s not just the nature of travel – delays, cancellations and a multitude of other complications. It’s also the business of travel. Travel management practitioners must consider how new processes, evolving supplier strategies and emerging technologies impact […]
Technology promising easier solutions can be tempting, especially for a complex arena like business expense, which can consume significant time and labor for corporations large or small without the correct tool in place. From KesselRun’s years of experience assisting businesses with selection and implementation of expense management software, the key to selecting the best business […]
Browse through some of the industry news and articles that feature KesselRun Consulting. The Company Dime – ARC Data Showing Promise For Buyers Hospitality Net – ARCLabs Premieres New Solution for Corporate Travel Managers at GBTA 2013 The Company Dime – Brandon Strauss on Delta, The NRA and Playing Politics with Big Business RADIUS Partners with […]
Corporate travelers will always have travel-related questions. How well does your business travel policy address these questions in advance? Like the old adage “it’s easier to ask for forgiveness than ask for permission,” enforcement of best-in-class travel practices is most difficult when it reaches the reimbursement stage before a flag is raised. If your business […]
Most frequent travelers have a relationship with an airline: their preferred carrier, favored for its perks, points, or perceived reliability. A corporation consists of many individuals acting as one interest – though it may not be to that interest when each traveler chooses his or her own personally-preferred airline. For companies without their own airline […]