Canadian passport
Business TravelTravel Tips
May 8, 2017

The Power Of A Canadian Passport

Over the years, I've had more than a few run-ins at border crossings and airport security.  I get it -- my "look" hasn't always been…
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Airplane Etiquette
Business TravelTravel Tips
April 19, 2017

Airplane Etiquette – A True Gamble

Everyone loves sitting beside strangers on a plane, right?!  It's like buying a lottery ticket, and you never know whether you have won or lost…
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first class
Business Travel
February 15, 2017

Flying First-Class – Worth the Extra Cost?

As a frequent business traveler, I've been pleasantly surprised by airline upgrades before. But recently, flying from Denver to Seattle, I received a complimentary round-trip upgrade to First Class!…
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The bachelor - travel manager
Travel Management
January 16, 2017

The Bachelor – Travel Manager Edition

Now on for more than 20 seasons, The Bachelor has become a sweeping television phenomenon. The shows premise is one of reality tv, drama, and…
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booking travel yourself
Business Travel
December 21, 2016

Why Booking Travel Yourself Loses You Money

One of the major objections you hear from business executives is: "why would we use a Travel Management Company when employees can just book travel through existing…
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bidding TMCs
Travel Management
October 31, 2016

5 Questions For Your Potential TMC

Travel managers and corporate executives spend considerable time researching and bidding TMCs, and partnering with the right one to deliver cost-savings and travel efficiency. Occasionally…
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Travel News
October 3, 2016

Staying Powered While Traveling

We all know the importance of staying connected to the office and home while we’re on the road.  Emails, phone calls and texts don’t stop…
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Business Travel
September 22, 2016

The ‘Thrifty Hotel Bandit’ and Hotel Amenities

One night over a business trip dinner, I met the 'Thrifty Hotel Bandit'. He was a very seasoned salesman. on the back half of his…
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Travel Management
June 28, 2016

The Downside Of Using Online Booking Sites

When the time comes to book upcoming business travel, many companies ask their employees to take on the responsibility. They are often told to use…
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bidding TMCs
Travel Management
June 20, 2016

The Balancing Act of Business Travel Rewards and Business Travel Expense

It wasn't that long ago that I was a road-warrior, traveling 75 percent of the work week. In the business travel environment, you're bound to connect with other…
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