Sourcing Managers Sound Off
Travel category sourcing managers share with their colleagues in travel management many of the same challenges, concerns and aspirations. Some are much more specific to the procurement discipline. On the condition of anonymity, many sourcing managers discussed their work as part of a recent Travel ...
CWT Solutions Group: Negotiated Rates Often Better Hotel Value Than Dynamic Pricing
Negotiated flat rates still provide better value than dynamic pricing agreements at high-volume hotels, though dynamic pricing does offer savings when properly applied, according to research by CWT Solutions Group.
Airline CEOs Weigh In On Key Issues
Los Angeles - The chief executives of the three largest U.S. carriers—Delta Air Lines' Richard Anderson, United Airlines' Jeff Smisek and American Airlines' Doug Parker— late last month took the stage separately during the Global Business Travel Association's annual convention here. What follows is ...
Best In Class: Conversations With BTN's 2013 Award Winners
BTN's 2013 Travel Manager of the Year Karoline Mayr and 2013 Best Practitioners—Tim Hay, Cindy Heston, Steven Schoen and Mark Stansbury—in August engaged in a roundtable discussion with BTN editors in San Diego. Edited excerpts of that discussion follow.
Accenture Leveraging Air Data To Promote Compliance, Peer Networking
Accenture in 2011 launched My Travel Summary, a dashboard widget detailing six airfare spending metrics that appears on the personal Accenture portal home page of every traveling employee.