Thorough planning and efficient execution of the corporate travel plan is essential to ensure the productivity, comfort, and security of the business travellers. Often, these responsibilities fall to the travel managers.
On the one hand, they must ensure that processes surrounding the evaluation, approval, booking, and payment of suppliers (Hotel, chauffeured service, airlines) are clear and visible. On the other hand, they must also aim for full compliance with the duty of care standards, and on-time field and post-trip reporting of the travellers.
However, regardless of how complex travel management can be, few universal principles can help guide travel ensure a productive and satisfying business trip. Check out this infographic as we detail the four essential aspects of business travel management.