February 7, 2020
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Recent Milestones in Corporate Travel News

As a growing company, it’s important to stay on top of the latest travel trends in business. When your vision evolves, so should your travel policy and overall outlook on traveling for business. Forest Travel helps you stay ahead of the industry with the latest corporate travel news and practices. The latest developments in travel can make or break your […]
January 16, 2020

5 Factors Companies Need to Consider When partnering with a Corporate Travel Agency

Whether you’re dissatisfied with your current corporate travel agency or looking to contract with one for the first time, it’s important to find ‘the one’. This is key goal of partnering with a TMC is to ensure your company continues to grow and doesn’t overspend on business travel. But, how to choose the right corporate travel agency? The size of […]
January 16, 2020

5 Benefits of a Travel Management Agency

Many people think that partnering with a travel management company is an unnecessarily added cost to your company’s expenses. Often they feel that a lot of the work that is done by a travel management agency can be done in-house. However, in-house travel solutions are not as cost- effective and cannot be professionally executed. When you are going on a […]
January 15, 2020

How to Know When You Are Ready for a Corporate Travel Agency

It’s natural that with time and effort a company will grow, and with ever-increasing geographic boundaries, ambitious CEOs will plan for increased corporate reach. The question is How to Know When You Are Ready to Work With a Corporate Travel Agency? As all of this unfolds, business travel expenses escalate. In some cases so quickly that the company loses the […]
May 7, 2019

4 Reasons your Business Should Use an Online Booking Tool

In a world where predictive technologies push the individual to what they like and want, your company’s travel policy must be informed clearly, backed by a good administration, and be reasonable and respectful to the travelers. Corporate travel online booking competences have expanded in recent years, removing the differences between self-booking online, booking through suppliers directly, and travel agencies. Online […]
May 3, 2019

5 Best Practices to Protect Employees during a Business Trip

Corporate Travel is growing worldwide. There are plenty of emerging markets, some are in calm, peaceful towns and others in conflict areas or places where travelers might be exposed to danger. In the latter is where a good corporate travel agency and corporate travel policy becomes essential. Having a well-defined contingency plan for travel security could be the difference between […]
April 19, 2019

Why Are Your Employees Not Complying With Your Travel Policy

Corporate travel policies have mainly 3 goals: educate employees about travel guidelines, increase employee satisfaction while traveling and ultimately saving money. So why aren’t employees complying with your corporate travel policies? A great part of the travelers surveyed was aware of their company’s travel and expense policies. More than half of them believed the policies are not clear, making them […]
April 12, 2019

The Best “Must Have” Business Travel Tools

When it comes to corporate travel management tools, it is absolutely fundamental for office managers and/or personal assistants to have the correct tools for the job. Many things need to be taken into consideration: airlines, schedules, hotels, costs, online booking tools, etc. In this article, you’ll learn about business trips tools that make corporate travel management a little easier. Travelers […]
April 2, 2019

How To Successfully Manage “Bleisure” Travel

Ever heard of the word “Bleisure”? It’s a trend in which business and leisure travel delve into the mix, to have the employee enjoy both the experience of travel and the tasks at hand. The present era has evolved to embrace employee’s feelings towards corporate travel, as keeping them happy while they are working is the key to companies development. […]
March 29, 2019

Corporate Travel Prices To Increase In 2019

Different analysts expect that business travels are likely to see a sharp rise next year, with hotel rates and flights spiking 3.7% and 2.6% respectively. This spike has a reason —the current state of global economics and the rise in the price of crude oil. It’s likely that Airfares will be more expensive due to a rise in fuel costs […]