Business travel stories
Opportunities to improve travel and expense processes for enhanced business operations
Amid complex challenges, AI and ethical travel policies present key improvements for Australian and New Zealand firms' management of travel and expense processes.
How CFOs can turn challenges into business opportunities during turbulent operating conditions
Amidst operating turbulence, CFOs in Australia and New Zealand are embracing agility, digital transformation, and supply chain resilience to effectively navigate and leverage business hurdles for growth opportunities.
You're invited for Breakfast Bites: Travel is back on the agenda - what consumers are longing for
The pandemic's impact on travel and tourism will have a long-lasting historical effect, but there's good news ahead, says Similarweb.
Study shows business travellers want new COVID-19 safety measures
Business travellers are eager to travel, but only with correct safety measures in place, according to a new study from Amadeus.
Travel opportunities abound for China-based companies despite ongoing global uncertainty
More than half of China-based companies believe the country's Belt and Road initiative is creating opportunities for business travel.
Lonely Planet partners with Acquia to enhance the travel experience
Lonely Planet partners with Acquia to enhance its digital platforms, providing users with a seamless and personalised travel experience.
'Visual hacking' a privacy risk to business travellers
3M study: 80% of business travellers see 'visual hacking' risk but fail to safeguard screens.
Best mileage reporting practices for businesses
When it comes to business travel expenses, some still have to be done the manual way and they often rely on employee estimates.
How to overcome data blind spots in travel & expense management
Concur says that data blind spots can occur when internal travel and expense management (TEM) systems don’t allow for easy monitoring and measurement.
The top scams you should watch out for when travelling abroad
Stay vigilant abroad: Concur unveils top nine travel scams targeting tourists, from dodgy ATMs to fake hotel charges.
The five-step process to keeping employees safe during business travel
Employers' duty of care obligations need to be more closely managed as employees become more autonomous and book more business travel.
Serko & Xero officially launch travel booking app for small businesses
Serko and Xero officially launched their joint travel app 'serko.travel' yesterday, providing booking integration for small businesses across ANZ.
SME travel booking options no longer up in the air
Until now, SMEs were getting the short end of the stick, as they can't get access to purpose-built travel agent bookings. Serko wants to change that.
Increase in corporate travel requires better tech, says Concur
Business travel is on the rise, highlighting the need for technology platforms to make the process more efficient, according to Concur.
Analyst Opinion: Operators make roaming more transparent and affordable
Mobile roaming sheds its 'secret' tag as operators slash costs, wooing globetrotters with clear, wallet-friendly rates.
New Serko feature allows travellers to track luggage
Serko launches Bag Tracker, a new feature that allows users to track their luggage on its mobile platform. #travel.
Employee travel expense data needs to visible
Concur urges firms to boost transparency of employee travel spending, driving cost savings and policy compliance.
Businesses around the world flock to Airbnb's new travel programme
Over 500 firms join Airbnb's business travel programme in a single day, embracing diverse and flexible corporate accommodation options.
Kiwi employers face increased responsibility for travelling employees
Kiwi firms must now ensure worker safety abroad amidst escalating travel hazards, says Concur.
Spice up your next vacation
Unusual sleeps await: Discover the world's strangest hotels, from a mobile room atop Paris to coffins in Berlin. Adventure beyond the norm!.
The perfect storm for teleworking
Now is the time to do what you’ve talked about for ages – take a look at your unsustainable travel policies and do the sums.