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The Future of Blockchain Technology in Travel

Blockchain technology has garnered the interests of global finance companies around the world and will continue to grow in 2018. The current implications are centralized around cryptocurrencies that allow unanimous and incorruptible transactions through a decentralized ledger. However, numerous blockchain applications are in development that are separate from currencies, of which could greatly impact the travel world. Read on to …

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How Blockchain Technology is Impacting Travel

From a technology perspective, the travel industry has been exceptionally difficult to break into for a long time. It is dominated by the major players, and unless you generate a high volume of business, it can be very difficult to get the access and partnerships needed to be successful. Due to the current dominance of large companies, there hasn’t been …

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The History of Blockchain Technology

Blockchain technology is one of the trendiest technologies to grace the market in the past decade. It has huge potential, significant economic implications, and could revolutionize the future of business. The details surrounding it can be fuzzy to some, but it is likely that your life will become more influenced in the years to come. For many onlookers, this technology …

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Blockchain Technology 101

It was nearly impossible to make it through this past winter without having some interaction with news about blockchain technology. In an attempt to get to the forefront of a technology that could change the internet forever, the revolutionary nature of the blockchain has resulted in the development of hundreds of products and currencies. Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin are some …

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How Travel Data Can Improve Business Decisions

Travel and expense management can be one of the most complicated aspects of any business with employees who travel abroad. It can be a major headache to have multiple travelers in different places around the world, who spend various amounts of your travel budget, resulting in hundreds of receipts to sift through. Many companies handle the process manually and waste …

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Millennials’ New Idea for Business Travel: Bleisure

While so many corporations are concerned about travel and expense management, millennial employees are growing less focused on low trip costs and more focused on turning each journey abroad into an adventure. “Bleisure” is the term coined by travelers looking to integrate the leisure of vacation into the downtime of their business trips. Unlike previous generations who were more focused …

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Top 3 Benefits of Using a Corporate Travel Agency

There can be a lot of stress associated with organizing and managing your company’s corporate travel needs. You have to worry about emergencies, flight delays, budgeting, and employee satisfaction. Many companies are deterred from business travel agencies because they don’t want to pay for what they believe an in-house employee can already do. However, agencies provide an array of services …

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How Meetings are Changing Due to Attendee Engagement

Meeting organizers and business travel agencies alike are having to adjust the way they help customers plan corporate events. The days of large auditoriums, set meal times, and rigged scheduling are coming to an end. The past couple of decades, technology has enabled easy access to instant information. The result of these innovations is a generation of business people that …

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Crowne Plaza’s New Approach to Flexible Meeting Spaces

Finding what hotel best suits your company’s business needs is a tough endeavor. There is an excess of deceptive marketing trying to convince viewers that the advertiser’s hotel is the best. Even if you’re using a business travel agency, there are hundreds of options to choose from. One of the best ways to find a suitable hotel is by looking …

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How Cost Effective Is Your Travel Program?

Are your travelers getting the lowest airfares, hotel room rates and car rental rates available? What about overall cost effectiveness? Have you maximized your potential for cost reduction? There could be thousands of dollars in savings just waiting to be realized. Below is a quick checklist to see where you might find additional savings: Small and Medium Size Accounts: For …