Arriving at your destination and realising your bags haven’t arrived can be incredibly frustrating, and time consuming to sort out. A lot of business travellers just take hand luggage to avoid this scenario but sometimes it isn’t an option. If you need to take a checked bag, … Read more about 5 ways to minimise the impact of a delayed bag
In a world where we are always contactable, being on a long flight with the only taxing decision being which film to watch is a welcome rest bite for a lot of us. However, with the increasing reliance on technology in our day-to-day lives, the demand for Wi-Fi onboard has grown … Read more about As inflight wifi becomes more common, do customers actually want to be connected all the time?
When you travel for work sometimes you can find yourself with time on your hands, whether by accident or design. You might need to fly in on a Sunday morning to be ready for an early start Monday, have a long stopover in the middle east or if you finish late on a Friday, you … Read more about 4 ways to make the most from your business trip (and avoid tourist traps)
Data has always been there – we’ve just renamed it. In the age of connected technology, a new generation has ‘discovered’ something and called it data. We used to call it knowledge. But that doesn’t mean we should scoff at it, if fact, we neglect it at our peril. Data of … Read more about Is data the oil of the 21st Century?
Want to save the time and hassle of checking a bag in? Maybe the answer isn’t just ‘take hand luggage’
Your day is organised to maximise your time. You specifically book your flight so you can be in the office for the morning, travel to the airport in the afternoon, dinner in the lounge, tidy up the rest of your emails and then sleep on the plane so you're ready to hit the ground … Read more about Want to save the time and hassle of checking a bag in? Maybe the answer isn’t just ‘take hand luggage’
Flying to or from a regional airport via a big hub airport is consistently around 10% cheaper than flying direct. But is it worth it and what is the cost/benefit trade off? Let's start with regional airports. Shorthaul, ok, not the end of the world. Further away from where you … Read more about Can you afford the cost of an indirect flight?
Safety and security of employees when they are travelling- a ‘top priority’ for corporates. But when the reality is that safety and security cannot come at a single penny more expensive than the cheapest available service, the focus moves to reporting, tracking and trends. … Read more about Safety and security – Internet or safety net?
Travel industry disruptors and corporate travel policy are not traditionally a match made in heaven. Travel policies tend to focus on well-established brands, processes and procedures. But then, who gives a monkey’s about travel policy? It costs the company money when it doesn’t … Read more about Handle with Care – are Disruptors the new reality?