As a frequent business traveler, you must stay abreast of the latest business travel news. For example, a new flight company may have entered your area and may be offering attractive travel packages with cheaper airfares or better travel facilities. If you do not know about this new travel service, you may be losing a lot in terms of airfares and travel facilities. Perhaps the pilots of the airline you are traveling by go on strike the very day you have planned to board the plane. How you wish you had known it beforehand!Business travel news also includes your awareness of the geographical situation and latest weather report of your destination. You may be traveling from a tropical country and you are suddenly required to travel to some destination which remains covered with ice and snow with strong cold winds howling all the year round. Now suppose you carry nothing but some light clothes in your suitcase; your predicament can now better be imagined than described.Keep in mind the … [Read more...] about Business Travel News
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If you’re looking for a space for your next conference or want a shiny new spot for a team retreat, Hilton has a new brand just for you. Today, the hotel chain announced its latest addition–Signia Hilton, meant to give business travelers, conference planners, and digital nomads everything they want in an all-in-one hotel and work space. “In working with meeting professionals, developers, and owners, we’ve created a brand that will solve for critical gaps in the meetings and events industry and provide a new premier experience for sophisticated travelers as well as meetings attendees,” said Christopher J. Nassetta, president & CEO of Hilton, via email. “Signia Hilton reinforces our commitment to innovating for the evolving needs of today’s guests.” Signia Hilton is built for business with flexible meeting spaces that make it easy to convene and break out and collaborate in small groups and whatever else you might want to do at a … [Read more...] about Signia Hilton is the chain’s new brand designed with business travelers in mind
The globalization of trade and the World Trade Organization taking a leading role is defining new rules and policies in international trade and commerce. As a result, global and local business travel and their frequency acquired greater importance and urgency than ever before. Business travel for individuals and corporate executives is essential to maintain and promote business.If you intend to travel on a business mission, you should plan the itinerary of your travel carefully. New air travel companies are surfacing to join the race to attract customers. There is a great competition to provide better traveling facilities at competitive rates. Air service companies are coming up with ingenious schemes to lure customers. These schemes usually take the form of special airfare packages for certain destinations within given spaces of time. Since business trips are usually short, you can make use of packages that include return fares, hotel stays, rental cars and cabs for local transport, … [Read more...] about Business Travel
According to a travel report, the entire travel industry is worth $160 billion in today's value. Business traveling takes up huge chunk of this dollar pie as more business deals gets inked all over the world.If you are a smart business traveler, you know it will reap dividends if there are sources that you can turn to to help you shave some dollars off your journey or get that first class cabin upgrade free of charge.So where are the good sources for business travel information? We highlight a few for you here.CNNCheck out its business travel news shows. There are various topics on business travel on its website as well as its very own CNN Airport Network.Wall Street JournalTargeted at busy executives, its Friday Weekly Journal showcases some of the best travel deals in its "Takeoffs and Landing Travel" column.USA TodayOne of the largest circulation papers in United States, there are a series of pretty useful information on business travel each Tuesday. Watch out for its quarterly … [Read more...] about Business Travellers: Don’t Miss This!
Business travelers may want to route their flights through Atlanta. A new survey of the U.S.’s highest volume airports lists Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport as the top spot for road warriors. While the survey gives the number one spot to ATL–due to its impressive scheduling (82% of departures and 85% of arrivals were on time in 2018)–it’s undoubtedly the chance to test out Delta’s biometric terminal, as well as eat at One Flew South and pick up a fried pie at The Varsity outpost, that put it over the top. The ranking, which comes from online loan marketplace Fundera, used various data points to rank 46 airports culled from those with the highest volumes of traffic, as determined by the Federal Aviation Administration–plus airports in Alaska and Hawaii. The ranking was based on several weighted factors, including flight delays/cancellations, flight traffic, airport lounges with Wi-Fi, proximity to downtown, parking rates, and … [Read more...] about These are the best and worst airports for business travelers