By Carmen Stinson on Mar 28, 2018
1 min read
Travel management companies make your traveling easier and more enjoyable since you don’t need to worry about the overwhelming search process of booking your travel. Here are five benefits of a travel management agency.
If you are lucky enough to get your travel needs to be sorted by a professional company, then you are well-aware of the difference between arranging your travel by yourself and hiring a travel management company.
Employee Support 24/7
Travel management companies provide emergency travel support to all employees, 24 hours a day. Travel management consultants will assist you and your employees during trips to ensure that they reach their destination worry free.
Ensure Complete Compliance with your Corporate Travel Policy
The travel management companies strive to maintain corporate travel policy compliance. If you don’t have a corporate travel policy, the consultant will help you create one. The booking process involves cross-checking options against your policy, whether you book by phone or the online website.
Helps you Become a Responsible Employer
Centralized travel programs generate reports that bring visibility over travel patterns. You become a more responsible employer by keeping track of employees currently out on a business trip. It gives you various options to prepare employees for a specific destination such as visa or vaccines required. Plenty of pre-trip information is available to ensure that the employees are ready for the trip.
Get All your Business Travel Needs Centralized
From ideal sourcing hotels, most efficient flight times, and even ground transportation options, a travel agent can get all your business travel needs in a centralized manner, following company policy. When you have a centralized travel program, you leverage vendor relationships to bring cost savings to the bottom line.
Flexible Payment Options
Another benefit of having a travel management agency is that it makes your corporate travel easier and quicker by having a complete and detailed invoice. The payment options for your trip are accurately selected based on your company’s policy, leading to increased security and reconciliation efficiencies.
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By: Carmen Stinson
Director, Global Corporate Travel