Travelers may have noticed that airlines have introduced a new class of service. Basic Economy, aka “Misery Class” is the new and unimproved class of service providing passengers seats… only if they’re lucky. Delta has been offering this “service” and now, American and United are following suit. Not everyone is happy about it.
Travel is one of a company’s largest controllable expenses and it is imperative to have an experienced travel management team proactively managing the program. The program should be customized to a corporation’s specifications and balance employee needs with corporate goals. It should also include a high level of proactive hands-on account management and program analysis. Successful and comprehensive travel programs include the following components:
Traveling with a group of people can be overwhelming and taxing. Eliminate unnecessary battles by understanding these common misconceptions about group air travel.
Extensive contract reviews and negotiations are an integral part of planning and executing successful meetings and events. Hotel and vendor contracts are never originally written in clients’ favor.