Travel Management Blog

What Should You Look for in a GDS Add-on?

We’ve discussed the why of GDS add-ons in a previous blog, and you’re likely aware of their potential for helping you get the most from your GDS. However, not all add-ons were created equal, so how do you sort the wheat from the chaff? What should you be looking for from a potential bolt-on?

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What are the Challenges Faced by the GDSs?

The GDS is a mainstay of the corporate travel industry, crucial to the day-to-day activities of travel consultants all over the globe. Still, like any industry-defining technology, the GDS faces challenges and isn’t without its limitations — we take a look at some of the most problematic.

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5 Tips for Streamlining Complex Business Travel Arrangements

Business travel, like most things, is best when kept simple. Often, the challenge for TMCs is untangling the increasingly complex itineraries that result from modern business travellers having a far greater choice of trip elements than ever before.  

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New Download: How to Get the Most from Your GDS

How well is your GDS working for you? Chances are it's an indispensable aspect of your working day, but that doesn't mean it's without frustration. So, we've put an ebook together to help you get more from one of the most important tools you use. Our new guide helps answer some of the biggest questions surrounding the GDS.

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The Potential of Unmanaged Business Travel

The travel industry has been grappling with the question of how to deal with unmanaged business travel for years now. Some travel managers see a rich seam of potential revenue just waiting to be mined, while others view it more as an existential threat than a blessing. We fall firmly in the first camp, and with business travel set to see healthy growth over the next five years, now is the time to address an often-misunderstood segment of the industry.

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