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Your One Stop Shop for Corporate Travel Incentives, Vacation Certificates and Sales & Marketing Solutions

Who We Are? Launched March 21, 1988, Holiday Travel of America has grown into the industry’s premiere provider of travel products within it’s 12,000 square foot corporate headquarters located in Carlsbad, CA. We create cost effective, powerful travel promotions, incentives and packages for our clients worldwide.

Who We Work With! Our extensive list of prominent and respected travel partners participate in fulfillment and upgrade options which have allowed us to create marketing partnerships with companies such as Walt Disney Resorts, Kodak, NASCAR and American Express, to name a few.

We Get It! Holiday Travel of America “gets it” when it comes to protecting a company’s brand as well as creating additional revenue. We understand how hard you have worked to develop your image, so let us supplement your marketing and promotional needs by working closely with your team to not only ensure the company’s integrity, but enhance it as well. We will also help you strategize to procure new customers as well as maintain your current ones with the desire to produce additional revenue.

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17/11/2017

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Travel Corporate Registration #travel #posters

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Arzoo.com Travel Corporate Registration

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Dear Sir / Madam,

Greetings from Arzoo.com (India) Private Limited. (Co Founder Mr. Sabeer Bhatia)

Arzoo Corporate Travel Management: (ACTM) will consider your travel management as not merely arranging travel services but will provide an experience that goes beyond such expectations. We will, with your assistance, create a relationship wherein YOUR ORGANIZATION will enjoy a competitive advantage in its market place. In the modern era, where maintaining this competitive advantage is of primary concern for a business like yours, it becomes important that a crucial service partner like us align our resources in such a way that it creates extraordinary value by providing “strategic value” relationship to you.

  • Air Ticket Bookings (Domestic and International)
  • Hotel Bookings
  • Holiday Packages (Domestic and International)
  • Weekend Getaways
  • Corporate Group Incentive Holidays
  • Car Rentals
  • Travel Insurance
  • Foreign Exchange for Travel

To get information on Arzoo’s travel services, please contact us on +91-9998898240 / 02267134468 or visit us at www.arzoo.com

URL:- http://corporate.arzoo.com/index.do

Regards

Mohamad Sabir

Arzoo.com India Pvt Ltd,





11/11/2017

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Massage Therapy – Benefits of Therapeutic Massages – LaVida Massage Wellness


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LaVida Massage Benefits

Many people report a sense of improved perspective and
clarity after receiving a massage at LaVida Massage.

Let LaVida Massage share our insight, expertise and answer any questions you might have about the importance of therapeutic massage and massage benefits as well as integrating those into your daily life. Massage can, and should, be an important part of your healthy and well-rounded lifestyle. LaVida Massage Wellness Centers are here for you.

Life’s stressors can include work, family and friends – even time off can be stressful! LaVida Massage is committed to offering the services you demand, as often as you want or need them, so you can pursue a healthy, pain-free/stress-free, and well-balanced life. LaVida Massage Wellness Centers are there to provide a respite from the daily grind, so take a much-deserved break, recharge your batteries, clear your mind, and go offline for a change and enjoy your ticket to the healthy lifestyle you deserve, provided by LaVida Massage.

A therapeutic massage from LaVida Massage means you are taking an active role in your continued wellness – a ‘maintenance plan’ that benefits you in the long and short term! While therapeutic massage improves overall well-being, it has many other healthy benefits as well.

LaVida Massage Wellness Centers offer a range of proven modalities and techniques that can enhance, improve, relieve and relax your whole body – and mind!

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04/11/2017

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Greek debt relief closer than ever but creditors must act, Greek


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Greek debt relief ‘closer than ever’ but creditors must act, Greek prime minister says

ATHENS Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras kept up his demand for debt relief from international lenders on Tuesday, saying Athens was close to securing a solution to ease its debt mountain but that creditors must meet there commitments.

Greece wants to wrap up negotiations with the lenders — the European Union and International Monetary Find — on reforms and on debt relief this month.

It needs another tranche of bailout money, wants to qualify for inclusion in the European Central Bank’s bond-buying program, and seeks to return to bond markets immediately afterwards.

“We are closer than ever to a substantial solution on debt relief,” said Tsipras reiterating that Greece had already agreed to apply more austerity after its current bailout expires and it was its lenders’ turn to fulfill their promises of discussions about debt relief.

“Τhe ball is no longer in our court,” he told reporters referring to lenders’ statements on debt relief in past years.

Despite Greece’s recent statements and a bailout review agreement at staff level, sources close to the lenders have been less optimistic seeing talks on debt relief lasting longer than May.

This is because of sharp differences between the IMF and Germany, Europe’s paymaster, over the Greece’s fiscal targets. The former says Greece’s target and debt are unsustainable; the latter, with an election coming, is less willing to drop its hard line.

After six months of tense talks, Athens and the lenders reached a deal last week on a set of additional reforms the country needs to implement in 2019-20, two years after its current, 86-billion euro bailout program expires.

Greece wants euro zone finance ministers to approve the reforms’ deal at a scheduled Eurogroup meeting on May 22 — a key condition for unlocking vital loans — but also agree on a formula to make its debt sustainable in the medium-term and long term.

Debt sustainability is key for the European Central Bank and the Washington-based IMF, which participated financially in the country’s first two rescue packages, but has yet to announce whether it will join Greece’s current program, the third since 2010.

Greek lawmakers are expected to vote on the new austerity package by May 18, before euro zone finance ministers assess the country’s progress.

Tsipras, who is sagging in opinion polls and whose term expires in 2019, controls 153 lawmakers in the 300-seat parliament and he is expected to pass the bill.

But the delays in the negotiations have slowed projected economic growth and have exacerbated reform fatigue after seven years of austerity hurting the government’s popularity further.

Asked whether he was considering a cabinet reshuffle, Tsipras ruled it out.

“We are not considering it. Our aim now is to speed up work as much as we can,” he said during a visit at the education ministry, where he announced a planned education reform.

(Additional reporting Angeliki Koutantou Editing by Jeremy Gaunt)

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03/11/2017

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Explosion Proof Mobile Phones Designed for Ex Hazardous Areas #corporate #phones


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01/10/2017

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Best Corporate Bonds To Build Investment Ladder #general #electric #corporate #bonds


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Best corporate bonds to build investment ladder

What is a corporate bond?

A corporate bond is a form of debt security essentially an IOU issued by public and private companies to investors. The money raised may be used to pay for acquisitions, debt refinancing, capital improvements and more. Unlike stocks, bonds do not offer investors any stake in the company. Corporate bonds are essentially loans repaid at a set interest rate and on a set schedule.

If you want to improve on certificate of deposit returns without taking on significant risk, consider investing in a laddered portfolio of high-quality corporate bonds.

The world of corporate bonds can be a bit intimidating to smaller do-it-yourself investors. If you re not well-versed in areas such as primary issues, the secondary market, credit quality risk, and buying at par, discount or premium, you may be tempted to stick with more plain vanilla investment options.

But there is a way to buy corporate bonds that makes bond selection and purchase much easier. It also enables you to simply create a diversified ladder that employs a variety of criteria. It s called InterNotes.

Do-it-yourself corporate bonds

InterNotes are primary issue, investment -grade corporate bonds made available only to individual investors. Each bond sells at par, $1,000, which is the minimum investment, and they can be purchased in increments of $1,000. The bonds are issued weekly and are typically available for purchase for 5 business days. You can buy them through most brokerages.

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Unlike bonds on the open market, which often have far higher purchase minimums and yields that fluctuate constantly, you don t have to make a quick decision about whether to buy corporate bonds through InterNotes.

Prior to InterNotes, it was very difficult for individual investors to buy individual corporate bonds, says Tom Ricketts, chairman of Chicago-based Incapital, the co-agent for InterNotes.

This simplifies and slows down the whole process for individual investors. They can understand what they re buying and have time to make an informed decision because the issuers accommodate the individual investor by holding the rate firm from Monday through the following Monday.

A recent offering of investment grade bonds on InterNotes included a Discover Financial Services bond with a yield of 3.85% and a Prospect Capital Corporation bond yielding 5.5%.

Other companies offering securities through InterNotes include Goldman Sachs, Ford Motor Credit Co. and Deutsche Bank.

Spreading the risk

When laddering investment-grade bonds, you can diversify and spread your risk by buying bonds in different industries with differing maturities, yields and credit ratings. However, some corporate bonds are callable, meaning the issuer could decide to take back the bond and pay you off before the maturity date.

Investing in callable bonds therefore requires some caution because the best-laid plans can be derailed if a bond is called.

For example, if you buy a bond with a 5% yield and a year from now similar bonds are yielding 4%, the issuer may decide to call your bond so it can reissue the bond on the secondary market at 4%, reducing your earnings and requiring a new investment or laddering strategy. In a rising rate environment, bonds are less likely to be called because the issuer would have to pay a higher yield.

Ricketts says about 50% of InterNotes bonds are callable.

The advantage is that you re paid a higher yield for taking on the risk of a callable bond. If that higher yield is appealing to you, sprinkle your ladder with a few callable bonds, but keep the majority noncallable to offset the risk.

Laddering corporate bonds to maximize returns

Typically, you build a ladder using corporate bonds that mature every couple of years, stretching out, perhaps, to 10 years. When the 2-year bond matures, the 10-year bond is then due in 8 years, so you buy a new 10-year bond with the proceeds from the matured 2-year bond. You re always buying the longest bond and reaping the rewards of the higher yield.

You won t pay an obvious fee for buying or selling one of these bonds if you hold them until maturity, but there is an embedded sales charge that s already been taken out of the interest rate.

This is one reason you should plan to hold these bonds until maturity. Further, while a broker may be able to sell your bond on the secondary market, there is limited liquidity, according to Ricketts.

It s not liquid like the Treasury market. There s not the huge liquidity that you find on a very large corporate issue or government issues. These aren t trading vehicles.

Because of the way InterNotes are sold, it can be difficult to tell if you re getting the best deal. You could see what other Deutsche Bank bonds, for instance, are selling for and at what yield.

If you were buying on the secondary market, you might have to pay a premium if the bond s yield were higher than the current yield. Similarly, you could be missing out on buying a bond at a discount if the bond s yield were lower than prevailing yields. You could also find yourself liable for paying accrued interest to the seller.

If you had a good broker, you might be able to do better, Ricketts says. But if you re buying just $10,000, nobody gives you a good price. The process is not built for the individual.

Before buying these corporate bonds, you might want to check to see what Treasuries with similar maturities are yielding. You ll want to make sure you get a higher yield to account for the added risk of a possible default by a corporation.

Buying individual bonds in this fashion can beat the return you ll get with a bond fund. You sacrifice the bond fund s liquidity, but avoid the load and ongoing fees bond funds often carry. If you hold the individual bond until maturity, you ll also avoid the potential risk of loss of principal that comes with bond funds.

An interesting feature of InterNotes is the survivor benefit, which allows your heirs to return the bonds to the issuer without waiting for them to mature.

Unlike CDs, corporate bonds are not FDIC-insured.


25/09/2017

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How to implement a successful corporate travel program. #travel #reservations

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By David Grossman, special for USA TODAY

In tough economic times, businesses are always seeking new ways to reduce costs, and travel budgets are often one of the first areas to come under scrutiny. One way to save money without sacrificing necessary travel or the traveler’s quality of life on the road is through the deployment of a corporate travel management program. While most large corporations have such programs in place, many smaller businesses don’t and could benefit greatly by implementing one.

“A corporate travel program allows corporations to achieve transparency and accountability of one of their significant expenses,” says Ellina Arakelova, the travel operations manager for Align Technology, the makers of Invisalign, clear aligners for straightening teeth. “A well-managed corporate travel program ensures better corporate and financial discipline and improves the traveler experience,” adds Arakelova, who was hired to implement a corporate travel management program for Align.

Based in Santa Clara, Calif. Align Technology, Inc. has 1,400 employees worldwide and earned just over $300 million in revenues last year. When Arakelova joined the company in October 2007, there was no formal travel management program in place and no one dedicated to managing the company’s travel. Align had a relationship with a travel management company (TMC) and a corporate credit card, but use of these was not mandatory and employees routinely booked travel on public websites, making it impossible to track expenditures. “There was no pre-trip visibility and very limited opportunity to correctly reconcile travel spend,” says Arakelova.

Today Align’s corporate travel management program covers all trips originating in North America and will soon extend to its offices worldwide. Arakelova currently has 500 travelers in her database. Here are some of her steps for implementing a successful corporate travel policy.

Make a plan and keep it comprehensible. As a certified travel manager, Arakelova built and managed a corporate travel program at her previous job, so she knew just what to do when she joined Align. The existing travel policy was extremely broad and not enforced, according to Arakelova.

Arakelova worked with her finance department to construct the new travel policy. She wanted a terse, easy to understand policy, putting procedures and other frequently changing information in appendices for updating without altering the underlying travel policy.

Arakelova wanted to consolidate all travel operations though a single TMC and online booking tool. The new travel policy would mandate the use of these entities as well as the corporate credit card, and preferred travel vendors.

Get buy-in from all departments. To bring the rest of the company on board, Arakelova developed a business plan and financial proposal detailing the projected cost savings through a managed corporate travel program. “We did quite a lot of internal marketing and presentations, and got support from the upper management and the employees as well,” she says.

Find a travel management company. Next Arakelova developed a request for proposal (RFP) to evaluate or benchmark each travel management company. Arakelova sent the RFP to several contestants and selected Carlson Wagonlit Travel because they offered the best package of services, costs, travel reporting and supported technologies. “Going with Carlson I could implement any online booking tool,” says Arakelova. Carlson also provided web space for a customized Align travel portal and the use of their corporate hotel directory. That was a huge asset for Align because their customers are scattered across the country. Arakelova saw the reporting tools offered by her RFP respondents as an integral component of the corporate travel program. “Financial visibility and travel data analysis are key to program success”, says Arakelova.

Implement an online booking tool. From her previous experience Arakelova believed it was crucial for travelers to use an online booking tool to bring costs down and manage data. Arakelova chose Concur Cliqbook Travel as her online booking tool because it has a user-friendly interface. In addition, Arakelova was able to build the travel policy, approval process and preferred vendors into Cliqbook. She says Cliqbook also provides excellent policy compliance enforcement and is easy to administer.

Ensure effective communication. The travel portal is a critical component of Arakelova’s travel management program. The portal consolidates all travel-related information and is accessible to all Align employees. “Effective travel communication channels are one of the most important parts of the travel program,” says Arakelova. The portal contains the policy and procedures, access to Cliqbook or an agent-assisted booking process, training materials, insurance information, the preferred vendor list, travel alerts, and destination news. Arakelova also uses internal company publications for flash news and important announcements.

Train your travelers. Training and education are also critical components in getting employees to understand the need for travel policy compliance and learn how to book through the new system. “We can implement the best technology, but if the traveler is not educated in how to use it, the travel program is useless,” says Arakelova. To educate employees Arakelova conducts live Web-based training sessions and has made travel training part of new-hire orientation. Arakelova also plans to video record the training session, so employees can access it any time through the travel portal.

Keep improving. It took Arakelova less than six months to implement her new corporate travel management program. She subsequently added the Concur expense reporting module and a new product called Ride Charge which allows employees to book ground transportation online. “Cliqbook constantly develops new features,” says Arakelova. “It is the responsibility of the travel manager to be well educated on technology innovations and communicate new features to users,” she adds. Arakelova also plans to add group and meetings booking capabilities and will extend the program internationally to Align’s global locations.

Show results. An impressive 78% of Align travelers now initiate bookings through Cliqbook with greater than 98% corporate travel policy compliance. More importantly, Align’s overall travel operations realized a 56% reduction in management costs, a 25% reduction in average airfare, and a 35% reduction in average car rental costs.

Travelers, tell us about your experiences with your company’s managed travel program. Managers, do you have anything to add to this list? Sound off below.





25/09/2017

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Your source for low cost Discount Corporate Travel

For a Free Evaluation of your company’s travel procedures and policies

What we do.

I f your company has staff that travels you find that you are always choosing between having them waste their time doing reservations or hiring a travel agent to do it for them. If you use a travel agent you are probably aware that they work from computers that are tied in with major airlines and hotel chains; they won’t waste their time searching for discounted air fares, hotel or car deals for you. The result is that you wind up paying the travel agent a fee while overpaying for your travel and hotel expenses.

If you allow your people to book for themselves you can be certain of two things: they are wasting their time doing something that could best be done by someone else and they are not booking the most cost effective airlines, hotels and cars because to do so takes much more time and effort than they should be spending on this chore.

MyInHouseTravel.com is not a traditional travel agency. We have structured our organization to function as if it were a part of your own company. Our computers are not tied in with any airline or hotel system. We research every available fare and rate to give you the greatest savings while still providing the quickest routing and highest quality rooms available. All of this at savings up to 60% of what you might normally pay!

We guarantee that your travel and lodging budget will realize substantial savings without lowering your travel standards. In fact, in many cases you will be staying at better hotels for less money than before and you will always have the peace of mind in knowing that your staff did not pay more than they should have for any flight, hotel or rental car. If we cannot offer you a cost saving alternative for your business trip, our fee is waived.

There are literally millions of air, hotel and car rental fares in effect at any one moment in time. Anyone who has traveled knows the feeling of comparing air fares and hotel rates with a fellow traveler only to find out that the other person’s costs were considerably less than yours.

When we receive a trip itinerary our staff of trained specialists will get to work researching all available air fares, not just the major carriers but the discount carriers as well. They check to see if there are any weekly specials offered and then comb through all available rooms in the area finding the lowest cost hotel for the quality you demand based on the accepted “stars” rating.





20/09/2017

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Corporate Travel Service #travel #for #cheap

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Corporate Travel Service

How We Can Serve You

Corporate Travel Service is a custom tour, group travel, event management, and personal travel firm. It is a privately-owned family business which operated its first tour in 1965.

Today we serve seven major markets with dedicated resources and departmental oversight. They include:

  • Educational student tours
  • Performance tours for choir and orchestra
  • Theme cruise production
  • Travel management for corporate clients
  • Event management
  • Religious pilgrimages
  • Personal vacation planning

Our clients observe that Corporate Travel feels like a close family. It is our objective to make all of our partners and clients a part of this family. Visit our testimonial page to see what our clients are saying.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to enhance lives and promote culture by creating customized travel experiences that open the world to our clients. We have a tradition of exemplary service, we are governed by integrity, and we value innovation.





20/09/2017

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Corporate Travel

For most companies, business travel represents one of their top expenses. The road to comprehensively managing such can be a difficult task and will ultimately fail without oversight and control. A well-run, managed travel program can greatly mitigate financial loss leakage while delivering Standard of Care for travelers on the road. While a strong travel policy and internal ownership of the travel program are key components of such, the selection of the proper Travel Management Company (TMC) plays a critical role in maximizing the overall value, cost-savings and, ultimately, success of a Company’s travel program.

Consulting / Travel Management

The term travel management is bantered about with too much frequency and indiscretion by the majority of TMCs in the market today. For most, travel management means reacting to a call, situation or opportunity directed by a customer.  At Cain, our Account Management Team engages the PRO model of excellence:  P roactive, R esponsive O wn.   Our Account Managers work to become fully engaged in the success of our customers travel programs by providing expertise best practice consulting relative to meeting the specific unique needs, requirements and expectations of such across our customer base.

Reporting / Data Consolidation

Recognizing that 3 rd party, off-the-shelf reporting systems are not robust and are difficult to customize, Cain released version 1 of our proprietary reporting solution in the early 2000s.  Since then, our reporting system has seen multiple new releases and is used extensively by our customers. Our reporting engine features live pre-travel data (through web services) and post ticket information to comprehensively support the travel management programs of our clientele. Reporting data may be viewed 24/7 on our reporting site which is integrated with each customized client portal, or may be broadcast in a variety of formats.

In addition, Cain offers the Ibank reporting tool to our customers that use our CGA (Cain Global Alliance) Network and require the roll-up/consolidation of travel booking spend information across multiple continents. Through this offering, our customers with multiple locations around the world have the ability to receive globally centralized travel spend data in one view.

Travel Policy Enforcement

Through proprietary development, Cain can provide comprehensive travel policy enforcement  through both agent-assisted online reservations. Out-of-policy events are documented for online reporting, and/or detailed delivered via broadcast reporting on a daily basis to individual department/cost center managers, if desired.  Further, Cain has developed multiple travel approval solutions that allow a Company to proactively watch manage travel purchases while providing the opportunity to cancel/deny the reservation at the time of booking.  Determining out-of-policy purchases after the fact does little to help a Company s bottom line. Cain s unique solutions offerings permit the ability to proactively monitor purchases pre-travel which provides the opportunity to avoid costly, out-of-policy reservations.





20/09/2017

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Asset sales plan secures EU backing for $130 billion Dow, DuPont


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Asset sales plan secures EU backing for $130 billion Dow, DuPont merger

The Dow logo is seen on a building in downtown Midland, Michigan, in this May 14, 2015 file photograph. Rebecca Cook/File Photo

(Reuters) – Dow Chemical and DuPont won the blessing of the European Union for their $130 billion merger on Monday by agreeing to sell substantial assets including key research and development activities.

The European Commission had been concerned that the merger of two of the biggest and oldest U.S. chemical producers would leave few incentives to produce new herbicides and pesticides in the future. The deal is one of a trio of mega mergers that will reshape the industry and consolidate six companies into three.

Asset sales would ensure competition in the sector and benefit European farmers and consumers, the Commission said.

“We need effective competition in this sector so companies are pushed to develop products that are ever safer for people and better for the environment,” European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said in a statement.

“Our decision today ensures that the merger between Dow and DuPont does not reduce price competition for existing pesticides or innovation for safer and better products in the future.”

The two other big deals in the industry are ChemChina’s [CNNCC.UL] $43 billion bid for Syngenta and Bayer’s acquisition of Monsanto.

Dow and DuPont said they were still on target for $3 billion in cost synergies and $1 billion in growth benefits.

The deal is still to be approved by regulators in the United States, Brazil, China, Australia and Canada, but the companies said they were confident of clearance in all remaining jurisdictions.

“This regulatory milestone is a significant step toward closing the merger transaction, with the intention to subsequently spin into three independent publicly traded companies,” Dow spokeswoman Rachelle Schikorra said in an email.

The EU approval may be a sign that U.S. regulators would follow suit because the agencies have traditionally coordinated on reviews and remedies for large multinational mergers, said Diana Moss, president of the American Antitrust Institute non-profit group.

However, any required asset sales would likely reflect antitrust concerns in the local marketplace.

“In the U.S. there are very high shares in corn and soybean seeds. We would expect those problems to be significant enough for enforcers in the U.S. to remedy them,” Moss said.

Weighty Decision

DuPont products are shown for sale in a hardware store in National City, California, December 9, 2015. Mike Blake/File Photo

The 1,000-page decision underlined the significance of the merger. In return for the EU green light, DuPont will divest large parts of its global pesticides business, including its global research and development organization.

The unit makes herbicides for cereals, oilseed rape, sunflower, rice and pasture and insecticides for insect control for fruits and vegetables.

Dow, in turn, will sell two acid co-polymer manufacturing facilities in Spain and the United States, as well as a contract with a third party through which it buys ionomers. The company has already found a buyer in South Korea’s SK Innovation.

“The main surprises here are the inclusion of the pesticides and the exclusion of any kind of seed assets,” Bernstein analysts wrote in a note. The analysts also said they had expected EU to be concerned about the concentration of seed sales, and that they would require Dow to divest its corn seeds business.

European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager holds a news conference after Dow Chemical gained conditional EU antitrust approval on Monday for their $130 billion merger by agreeing to significant asset sales, one of a trio of mega mergers that will redraw the agrochemicals industry, in Brussels, Belgium March 27, 2017. Yves Herman

“We see the required divestments here as smaller than we originally expected, due to the exclusion of seed assets”.

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10/09/2017

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Tech Checking

Tech Checking gives you the features you expect, plus online and mobile banking services to help you manage your account from anywhere, anytime.

Secured Checking

If problems with NSF (Non-Sufficient Funds) fees have caused you to be listed in ChexSystems, you know getting a new checking account can be extremely difficult. And without a Checking account, you re forced to use budget-draining payment services like money orders or retail currency centers. Tech CU Secured Checking is designed to provide basic checking services to those who want to make an honest effort to manage their finances and take control of their money.

  • Free box of Tech CU security checks.
  • Tech Check Card (Visa debit) is available.
  • Free Tech Debit Alerts .
  • Free 24-hour account access via Online Banking Mobile Banking .
  • View and print images of cleared checks in Online Banking.
  • No per-check fee.
  • Optional overdraft transfer from savings.
  • Access your account at CO-OP Shared Branch locations nationwide
  • Ability to upgrade to regular Tech Checking after 6-months of properly maintaining this account.
  • Assistance with establishing Direct Deposit or Payroll Deduction to your account.

Secured Checking has the following requirements:

  • Those with a record of fraud at ChexSystems are not eligible.
  • Minimum daily balance requirement of $200 ($100 is held in Money Market Savings).
  • $5.00 monthly account service fee; $10.00 per month whenever the required minimum daily balance is not maintained.
  • Account e-Statement is required.
  • 7-business day hold on deposited checks.
  • $34.00 per NSF item returned.
  • $30.00 per stop payment.
  • $6.00 per overdraft transfer.
  • $5.00 copy of cleared checks.
  • Online Bill Pay service is not available.
  • Account will be closed for uncollected account fees.
  • Other account fees or restrictions may apply.

ChexSystems is a network made up of member banks and credit unions that regularly contribute information on mishandled checking and savings accounts to a central location. This information is shared among member institutions to help them assess the risk of opening new accounts. Each report submitted to ChexSystems remains on file for five years unless the source of information requests its removal or ChexSystems becomes obligated to remove it under applicable law.

Open A Checking Account Today

Your new checking account can be opened at any Tech CU branch.

  • To open a Checking account, a minimum of $25.00 must be on deposit in your Tech CU Money Market Savings account.
  • A $25 initial deposit is required to open (Tech Checking).
  • Present a valid driver s license with your correct mailing address.
  • Present your most recent pay-stub (if employed).
  • Your first box of checks is free and is mailed to your home within 7 to 10 business days from the time of account opening.
  • Tech Check Card and PIN is mailed (separately) to your home 2 to 3 weeks from the time of account opening. You also have the option of having these items mailed directly to the credit union for pick-up.

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06/09/2017

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Real Estate Attorney #law #office, #lawyer, #attorney, #legal #representation, #joanna #owen,


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Real Estate Law

Lower Your Risk and Protect Your Investments

Matters involving complicated real estate laws and legal issues can be overwhelming for even the most savvy real estate player. For most businesses and individuals, the largest financial investments of their business and personal ventures involve real estate. At the Law Offices of Joanna W. Owen, you will receive advice that will help you to understand your options, lower your risk and protect your investments.

All Aspects of Real Estate Purchases, Sales, Financing and Leasing

At the Law Offices of Joanna W. Owen, our focus is on providing high quality legal services for both commercial and residential real estate clients. We work with individuals, business owners, in-house counsel, local and national title insurance companies, banks, and lenders, buyers, sellers, landlords, tenants, property managers and leasing agents, in all aspects of real estate purchases, sales, financing and leasing.

Over the past five years, we have participated in the sale, purchase, leasing and financing of more that $500 million in real estate transactions. We have represented clients in modest residential transactions ( For Sale by Owner ) and in commercial real estate deals involving millions of dollars. Regardless of the complexity of a real estate transaction, we provide skilled and experienced professional services.

An added value of our firm is our on-site title insurance and surveying services available to our clients.

As St. Louis real estate attorneys, we handle a broad range of real estate matters including:

  • Commercial and residential real estate transactions (from simple For Sale By Owner residential transactions to significant commercial properties such as hotels, restaurants, medical facilities, industrial sites) negotiations, structuring, document preparation, due diligence, financing, closing and post-closing matters.
  • Real Estate Financing Loans/ Mortgages/ Deeds of Trust
  • Property Development / Subdivision and Condominium
  • Homeowner Association and Subdivision Trustee Matters
  • Foreclosures and Work-outs
  • Leasing Matters – Negotiating, drafting and review of leases retail, industrial, shopping centers, office buildings. commercial leases
  • Landlord/Tenant disputes
  • Contracts Negotiation, Drafting, Review, Breach of Contract, Contract disputes, Contract interpretation
  • Title Problems Title defects, title insurance and conveyance problems
  • Roads and Rights of Way Easements, rights of way, roadway issues, condemnation
  • Land and Property Disputes Survey problems, Boundary disputes, Quiet Title Actions, Partitions, Encroachments
  • Property Defects Non-disclosure problems/Fraud CasesMechanic s Liens
  • Environmental ProblemsDeeds Conveyance Deeds (Warranty Deeds/Quit Claim Deeds) and Probate Avoidance (Heirs Deeds/Beneficiary Deeds)
  • Federal and State Tax credit developments
  • Affordable Housing

Protect your real estate investment

Real estate often represents the largest investment businesses and individuals make. To safeguard your real estate investment and maximize the benefits of holding, selling, buying or leasing real estate, you need an experienced real estate lawyer.

The Law Offices of Joanna W. Owen is the law firm to assist with your personal, business and commercial real estate needs.

Contact the Law Offices of Joanna W. Owen to discuss your real estate needs.

Law Offices of Joanna W. Owen 763 S. New Ballas Suite 300 | Saint Louis, MO 63141 | Phone: 314-721-7717

Law Offices of Joanna W. Owen 253 Waldo Avenue | Belfast, ME 04915 | Phone: 207-218-1299


27/08/2017

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Our Mission.

The mission of RCCD Distance Education (formerly Open Campus) is to extend access to learning through distance education. Objectives: To facilitate learning at a distance, Distance Education provides:

  • Educational technology to the colleges, faculty, and students to support the delivery of online-based courses and services
  • Professional development and training for faculty
  • Expertise and experience
  • Blackboard management, production and problem solving.

As of April 21, the Open Campus department has changed its name to Distance Education. We thank you for your patience as we work to complete the changes to website by the middle of summer.

What Are Online Based or Distance Education classes?

Online-based courses, also called Distance Education classes, may take two different forms:

Online classes are taken exclusively over the Internet. Please note that, while some online courses provide all instructional content over the Internet, others may require some on-campus meetings. Please see the course schedule or WebAdvisor for more information.

Hybrid classes meet both on campus and online. Think of them as a combination or blending of online classes and face-to-face classes.

In a hybrid class, you will attend meetings on campus during the dates and times listed in the schedule of classes. Since the on-campus portion of hybrid classes could take place at any of our three colleges (Riverside City, Norco or Moreno Valley), hybrid classes are listed in the schedule by the college where the on-campus meetings will take place.

Are there Face-to-Face classes that use the Internet?

Web-Enhanced classes are traditional face-to-face classes that are supplemented with course websites and the use of Internet resources. Unlike hybrid or fully-online classes, all web-enhanced class meetings take place on campus.

Where Do I Start?

For more information about Blackboard and support, visit
Students page


27/08/2017

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RABCUS – CORPORATE TRANSLATION SERVICES #corporate #translation #services


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CORPORATE TRANSLATION SERVICES

The translation services of the Romanian American Business Council, Inc. New York are your one-stop source offering a full range of Romanian-English /English-Romanian language services.

Our Certified Translator has in-depth knowledge of the source and target languages and various specialist fields, a firm grasp of current usage and the writing skills needed to produce accurate and well-written translations.

Translations in the following fields are offered:

  • Legal translations (such as contracts, agreements, court decisions, wills, PoAs)
  • Financial translations (such as corporate financial guidelines, year-end report, balance sheet)
  • Commercial translations (such as business correspondence, news articles, product marketing/advertising)
  • Translations of official academic records, personal documents such as birth/death certificates, marriage certificates/divorce decrees, conduct records, passports/identification documents, etc.

Rush service and notarizations are available upon request.

Localization Services

As a Romanian company seeking market entry into the US, it is essential that your company’s website as well as your marketing and advertising materials are localized in the language of your target clientele. If your website or corporate materials exist only in German, you run the risk that your potential customers may never hear about your business or your products. Localized web content as well as marketing and advertising tools are critical for foreign companies seeking to establish a foothold in the competitive US market.

After a careful evaluation of your website and documents, taking into account your key US target audience, our certified translator will translate and fine-tune the linguistic content and culturally adapt all text to fit your target market.

Contact us today with your translation or localization project!

Rates vary contingent upon project.

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25/08/2017

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Bonds for small businesses #bond, #bonds, #bond #form, #bond #forms, #criminal,


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USLegal Forms

Bonds

Do You Need Bond Protection?

What is a bond?

In simple terms, a bond is an instrument that compels payment of a specific sum of money. A bond imposes an obligation upon an individual to pay a specific sum of money to another person on a fixed date.

Bail Bonds

The term “bail bond” is often seen used. What are bonds in the context of bail law? Bail is the surety/ money a defendant or pays in order to ensure the appearance of the defendant in the court on a later day. A bail bond compels payment of bail amount. In order to help defendants who cannot afford to pay the bail amount, there are entities such as bail bonding agents and bail bond companies. A bail bonding company acts as a surety for the appearance of defendants and issues bail bonds. On the assurance of a bail bond company, a court will allow the defendants to go free. In return, bail bond companies charge a percentage of the amount of the bond and also require the defendant to furnish collateral security. The company issuing the bail bond surety has to pay the bond as a penalty if the defendant fails to appear on the specified date in the court. If the bail bond agent believes that the defendant s/he bailed out is about to flee, s/he can cancel the bond performance and arrest that defendant. Bail bond agents are licensed and bonded by state law.

Surety Bonds

There are several types of bonds where each bond is different and has a specific purpose. In the context of bails and bonds, a surety bond is a type of security bond given for the amount of the bail and guarantees an accused person’s return to court. In finance, a surety bond is a bond in which one party promises to pay a specified sum to the other party if a third party fails to meet some obligation. In either case, a notice of bond should be filed before making claim on a surety bond.

Surety bonds may be of different types depending upon their field of use. A surety bond issued by an insurance company in order to assure completion of a venture by a contractor is called a performance bond. Another type of surety bond is a construction bond. It is issued by investors to protect themselves against any failure in completion of construction by builders. A payment bond is a surety bond issued by a contractor to guarantee payment to sub- contractors.

Other Bonds

There are also other forms of bonds like bid bonds, fidelity bonds, and license bonds. A bid bond is issued for the purpose of providing an assurance to a project owner to the effect that the bidder will undertake the job. Fidelity bonds are insurance bonds that protect policy holders from losses. A license bond is a mandatory bond for securing a license to pursue some business or profession.

An appeal bond is a bond given when a judgment is appealed. It is given as an assurance of payment of the original judgment amount. An appeal bond is given at the time of filing a notice of appeal or after obtaining the appeal order. Another type of bond filed at the time of appeal is the supersedeas bond. It is filed by an appellant to delay payment awarded in the original judgment pending the appeal.

Bond FAQs

What are bonds?

Bonds are debt instruments in which one person guarantees the debt of another person. By issuing a bond the obligor obliges to pay a certain sum of money on a certain date.

What are bail bonds?

Before releasing an accused person from custody, the courts will order such a person to pay a certain sum of money. This money is called bail and it is ordered to ensure the defendant’s return. To help defendants who do not have enough money to pay the bail amount, bail bond companies issue bail bonds. A bail bond is a guarantee made on behalf of a defendant that the defendant will appear in court at the specified time. The courts issue a notice of bond forfeiture to the bond surety if the defendant fails to appear in court on the specified date. Bail bonds are governed and bonded by state statutes.

What is a bond hearing?

A bond hearing is a legal proceeding held before a judge to determine if the defendant can be released on bail bond and if bail is granted, at what bail amount. It is generally held within 48 hours of the arrest. The constitution of the United States provides the limits of bond amounts to be charged for a particular crime. Question: What happens if the defendant released on bail fails to appear on the specified date? Answer: When the defendant released on bail misses a court appearance on the specified date, the court will schedule a forfeiture hearing and the date will be given by a notice to the defendant, bail bonding agents, the bail bonding company and other parties involved. If the defendant fails to appear before the forfeiture hearing the bond performance will be canceled and bond will be forfeited.

What does bail bond exoneration mean?

Bail bond exoneration is a legal process in which the liability for the amount of bond is discharged. A bail bond is exonerated if the defendant appears in the court at the specified dates. It is done after the adjudication. When a bail bond is exonerated, the bail bond company will not have any future financial obligation in relation to the defendant’s case.

What are surety bonds and what are the different types?

Surety bonds are instruments in which one person agrees to pay a certain amount of money to another person, if the other person’s debtor fails to pay the amount. A surety bail bond is a bond given for the bail amount to assure return of the accused person to court. There are various forms of bonds which vary in their purpose and nature.

Performance bond – Performance bond is a type of surety bond issued by an insurance company. It is issued as a security to ensure the completion of a project by a contractor.

Construction bond – Construction bond is a type of bond issued by investors. Such bonds are issued to protect investors from the loss caused to them by uncompleted projects by builders.

Payment bond – Payment bonds are security bonds issued by contractors. Such bonds are issued to ensure payment to sub contractors.

Bid bond – A bid bond is a type of bond that ensure the project owner that the bidder will undertake the project.

Fidelity bonds – Fidelity bonds are bonds issued by insurance companies to protect their policy holders from losses.

License bond – License bonds are bonds prescribed by statutes to pursue a business or a profession. Such bonds are mandatory to secure a license in order to engage in certain businesses or professions.

Appeal bond – Appeal bonds are given as a guarantee for the payment of an original judgment amount. It is also known as a supersedeas bond.


22/08/2017

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Bond funds – May #bond #funds, #u.s. #government #bonds, #high #yield


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Bond funds

U.S. government bond funds

These funds invest primarily in bonds issued by the U.S. Treasury or federal government agencies, which means you don’t have to worry about credit risk. But because of their higher level of safety, their yields and total returns tend to be slightly lower than those of other bond funds.

That’s not to say government bonds funds don’t fluctuate — they do, right along with interest rates. If you can’t tolerate swings of more than a few percentage points, stick to short-term government bond funds. If you’re willing to take on a little more risk, then you can pick up a bit more yield with intermediate government bond funds. If you plan on holding on for several years and can handle broader swings, long-term government bond funds will provide even more yield.

Corporate bond funds

Funds in this category buy the bonds issued by corporations.

When researching corporate bonds funds, consider the credit quality of the individual bonds they hold (most hold highly rated bonds, AAA to A minus or A3, but some take more risk by adding small doses of high-yielding junk bonds.) Also consider the average maturity of the bonds — the longer the average maturity, the greater the volatility.

High-yield bond funds

Also known as junk bond funds, high-yield funds invest in debt of fledgling or small firms whose staying power is untested as well as in the bonds of large, well-known companies in weakened financial condition.

The potential for these companies to default on their interest payments is much greater than on higher quality bonds, but since they usually hold more than 100 issues, a default here and there won’t capsize the fund.

There is more risk, however, and for that, you get higher yields — from 3 to as much as 10 percentage points more than safer bond funds. These funds tend to shine when the economy is on a roll, and suffer when the economy is fading (increasing the chance of default).

Municipal bond funds

Tax-exempt bond funds — also known as muni bond funds — invest in the bonds issued by cities, states, and other local government entities. As a result, they generate dividends that are free from federal income taxes.

The income from muni bond funds that invest only in the issues of a single state is also exempt from state and local taxes for resident shareholders. Once you factor in the tax benefits, muni funds often offer better yields than government and corporate funds.

CNNMoney (New York) First published May 29, 2015: 12:01 PM ET


20/08/2017

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Corporate Travel Overview – Mad Fan Tickets – Entertainment Starla Jefferson

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Corporate Travel Overview

Mad Fan Tickets Entertainment

Mad Fan Tickets Entertainment will help optimize your corporate travel dollars with sound solutions to meet the often-conflicting needs of your budget and your travelers. While most travel agencies focus on booking travel, at Mad Fan Tickets Entertainment we offer you our complete suite of travel management services. We focus on assisting our corporate clients with all elements of managing their corporate travel program from the perspective of HR, Accounting, Policy and Finance.

Your travel program should be managed by a company that understands more than your need to book an airline ticket. Mad Fan Tickets Entertainment is that company. Our single source approach allows you to have all the needs of your travel program handled and to focus on the task at hand – how to save money.

Our expertise allows you to drive savings and optimize results for your corporate travel program.

  • Account Management Services
  • Effective Optimization Strategies
  • Travel Spend Analysis
  • RFP Process Management
  • Supplier Negotiation Support
  • Industry Benchmarking
  • Rate Auditing
  • Compliance Reporting
  • Program Implementation
  • Innovative Adoption Strategies
  • Performance Monitoring

Choose Mad Fan Tickets Entertainment for:





13/08/2017

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File Sharing Solutions for Mobile, Mac & PC #disk #imaging, #backup


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Acronis Access Advanced

  • An on-premise enterprise file sharing solution for mobile, Mac and Windows that helps enterprises break down barriers between people, information, privacy and security. Acronis Access Advanced balances employees’ need to use all their devices to be productive with the organization’s need for data security, visibility and compliance.

    Acronis Access Advanced

    An on-premise enterprise file sharing solution for mobile, Mac and Windows that helps enterprises break down barriers between people, information, privacy and security. Acronis Access Advanced balances employees’ need to use all their devices to be productive with the organization’s need for data security, visibility and compliance.

    Acronis Access Advanced

    An on-premise enterprise file sharing solution for mobile, Mac and Windows that helps enterprises break down barriers between people, information, privacy and security. Acronis Access Advanced balances employees’ need to use all their devices to be productive with the organization’s need for data security, visibility and compliance.

    Overview

    Acronis Access Advanced is an easy, complete, and secure enterprise file sharing solution that makes users more productive and gives IT complete control over business content to ensure security, maintain compliance, and enable BYOD. Employees can use any device to securely access, sync and share files with other employees, customers, partners, and vendors.

    Increases employee productivity

    • Puts all the user’s business files and content at their fingertips
    • Allows users to work where and when they need, with the device they have at hand
    • Enables easy collaboration and sharing with colleagues and external constituents
    • Is not dependent on slow and cumbersome VPN
    • Makes secure file sharing easy across all leading devices and browsers

    Turns mobile devices into roaming offices

    • Built-in Microsoft Office document creation, editing and PDF annotation
    • Speeds access to the files users need
    • Reduces time spent searching for documents or versions
    • Allows employees to safely share files with colleagues, customers and partners
    • Keeps everyone on the latest version of documents
    • Allows employees to preview files in a web browser without downloading them first

    Replace FTP servers

    • A modern and effective replacement for insecure and cumbersome legacy systems like FTP
    • Set policies to control who can access or share specific files and folders
    • Self-service – no need for IT administrators to create and maintain user accounts
    • End-to-end file sharing security, management and privacy. No more rogue FTP clients

    Comprehensive security and controls to manage users, applications and data

    • Integration with leading Mobile Device Management (MDM) solutions, including MobileIron and Good Technology
    • Integration with Microsoft Intune Mobile Application Management (MAM)
    • Sophisticated and granular policy controls for users, apps and data with full visibility and auditing capabilities
    • Proven mobile file sharing solution in regulated markets
    • Scalable enterprise file sharing

    Integration with Microsoft Intune Mobile Application Management (MAM) giving users secure access and sharing for private cloud files and SharePoint, and offering IT the comprehensive security, granular policy controls and visibility to manage users, devices, apps, and data.
    Acronis Access Advanced integrates with the leading Mobile Device Management (MDM) vendors (MobileIron, Good Technology, etc.).


    13/08/2017

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  • TravelStore Corporate #sunset #travel

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    100% Employee Owned. No Wonder We’re All About People.

    Our Services

    Comprehensive program design and delivery from site selection, planning and event flow to registration and on-site management.

    What Our Clients are Saying

    Your gal on the after hours desk was wonderful getting us out of Naples during the airline strike. So many people stranded and panic stricken. We felt so fortunate.”

    Mike Z. San Francisco, CA

    What Our Clients are Saying

    TravelStore agent just gets it done I just wanted to compliment David. He is always so helpful and follows up on things. He is willing to step into most situations and help out. I know a lot of people that use the old “its not my job” line. David really makes an effort to help, knowing its not his job. That’s very commendable.

    Scott W.

    What Our Clients are Saying

    Such a pleasure Dave, I think you are the most efficient and professional consultant I’ve come in contact with the business world, and it’s always such a pleasure to work with you.

    Ingrid J-H, Patient Care Services

    What Our Clients are Saying

    We have not had this kind of service from an agency before. There’s a group of us here and we LOVE TravelStore. We have not had this kind of service from an agency before. It’s an awesome job everyone over there does.

    Yoko M.

    What Our Clients are Saying

    You are my hero. You are my hero! The original flight is now delayed until 7:00 but because of your quick thinking I have a 1st Class seat on the 5:30 and it is sold out too! Thank you so much.

    Rosenna M.

    What Our Clients are Saying

    People who will go that ‘extra mile’. Thank you very much for your assistance. Your perseverance and willingness to go that one step further was well beyond the norm. I know it took quite a while to accomplish this. It’s good to know that there are people who will go that ‘extra mile.’ Again, thank you.

    Natalie R.

    What Our Clients are Saying

    TravelStore has been my godsend for years. TravelStore has been my godsend for years. No matter who I get when I call I get excellent help. I have dealt with many of your agents and I don’t ever dread calling, worrying about who we get when our agent is not in because every agent we ever work with is wonderful! Pass that along to your manager.

    Nancy L.

    What Our Clients are Saying

    You are a real pro. I want to take this opportunity to say a heartfelt ‘Thank You’ to you for your travel expertise over the years. You are a real pro and a delight to work with! Had it not been for you, I could not have endured all these years of Corporate travel! You have always gone above and beyond to support my personal, quirky travel needs and those of our Company.

    Joy C.

    What Our Clients are Saying

    Your terrific responsiveness to the recent incidents affecting the travel industry and our firm is commendable and reassuring– for both the Travelers and Travel Arrangers. Thank you very much. I sincerely and greatly appreciate your efforts.





    11/08/2017

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    Corporate Travel #baby #travel #systems

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    Corporate Travel

    For most companies, business travel represents one of their top expenses. The road to comprehensively managing such can be a difficult task and will ultimately fail without oversight and control. A well-run, managed travel program can greatly mitigate financial loss leakage while delivering Standard of Care for travelers on the road. While a strong travel policy and internal ownership of the travel program are key components of such, the selection of the proper Travel Management Company (TMC) plays a critical role in maximizing the overall value, cost-savings and, ultimately, success of a Company’s travel program.

    Consulting / Travel Management

    The term travel management is bantered about with too much frequency and indiscretion by the majority of TMCs in the market today. For most, travel management means reacting to a call, situation or opportunity directed by a customer.  At Cain, our Account Management Team engages the PRO model of excellence:  P roactive, R esponsive O wn.   Our Account Managers work to become fully engaged in the success of our customers travel programs by providing expertise best practice consulting relative to meeting the specific unique needs, requirements and expectations of such across our customer base.

    Reporting / Data Consolidation

    Recognizing that 3 rd party, off-the-shelf reporting systems are not robust and are difficult to customize, Cain released version 1 of our proprietary reporting solution in the early 2000s.  Since then, our reporting system has seen multiple new releases and is used extensively by our customers. Our reporting engine features live pre-travel data (through web services) and post ticket information to comprehensively support the travel management programs of our clientele. Reporting data may be viewed 24/7 on our reporting site which is integrated with each customized client portal, or may be broadcast in a variety of formats.

    In addition, Cain offers the Ibank reporting tool to our customers that use our CGA (Cain Global Alliance) Network and require the roll-up/consolidation of travel booking spend information across multiple continents. Through this offering, our customers with multiple locations around the world have the ability to receive globally centralized travel spend data in one view.

    Travel Policy Enforcement

    Through proprietary development, Cain can provide comprehensive travel policy enforcement  through both agent-assisted online reservations. Out-of-policy events are documented for online reporting, and/or detailed delivered via broadcast reporting on a daily basis to individual department/cost center managers, if desired.  Further, Cain has developed multiple travel approval solutions that allow a Company to proactively watch manage travel purchases while providing the opportunity to cancel/deny the reservation at the time of booking.  Determining out-of-policy purchases after the fact does little to help a Company s bottom line. Cain s unique solutions offerings permit the ability to proactively monitor purchases pre-travel which provides the opportunity to avoid costly, out-of-policy reservations.





    03/08/2017

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    Lease Accounting Software – CoStar Real Estate Manager #lease #accounting #software,


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    Lease accounting software that makes compliance easy.

    • Manage real estate, equipment and other leased assets
    • System completes SSAE 16 audit annually
    • Proprietary data transfer tool imports data and generates amortization schedules easily and correctly
    • Accounting workflow and audit trail of all data changes
    • Notifications and automated status changes for critical data elements including renewals
    • All FASB and IASB lease standards (ASC 840/FAS 13, ASC 842, IAS 17, IFRS 16) and types
    • Lease-by-lease analysis and classification
    • International currency conversion

    Standard and Ad Hoc Reporting

    • Amortization detail (single and multiple leases)
    • Forecast and summary reports by lease classification
    • Accounting lease data exceptions
    • Facilitate restatements
    • Measure balance sheet impact

    Additional Capabilities

    • Lease audit capability
    • Abstract rent as lump sum amounts or as rate per square foot per month and annually
    • Auto-calculate and generate gross amounts payable based on amounts entered per unit of measure and time
    • Define base rent in any currency
    • Define expenses to multiple parties
    • Map to multiple accounting systems, GL codes and accounts
    • Make and receive payments in multiple currencies for the same lease
    • Capture check numbers and payment information including check amount, date and associate with system charge
    • Rent details
    • Upcoming and planned rent increases
    • Invoice details
    • Rent review dates
    • Budget and forecast guidance
    • Accrual building option (pre-payments)
    • Define sublease relationships and pass through expenses from payable lease to either 3rd party or business unit subtenants
    • Accounts receivable lease functionality including invoicing
    • Automated percent rent calculation and processing including: auto-generate natural breakpoints, multi-tiered breakpoints, monthly, quarterly and annual breakpoints, lease level calculation detail, exclusions and deductions, CAPs on exclusions and decisions, greater of base rent or percent rent, minimum and maximum (floor and cap) on percent rent payments due
    • Create journal entries to be processed to GL
    • Create tax charges for states and areas
    • Store and manage multiple indexes (i.e. CPI-U, non-urban consumers, LIBOR etc.) on which charge adjustments are based
    • Abstract lease information such that automatic calculations can be performed (i.e. tie a rent charge to an index)
    • Abstract adjustment calculation rules related to CPI or other indexes, including: caps, floors, lifetime caps, adjustment periods (annual and multi-year), adjustment start date
    • Integrated reminder system that automatically schedules and sends emails when adjustments should be performed
    • Automatically calculate charge adjustments and update the charge according to established edit rules

    03/08/2017

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    Complete Solutions – Corporate Travel #rail #travel

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    Corporate Travel

    When it comes to corporate travel, Complete Solutions experts at our travel agency are some of the best in corporate travel management. At Complete Solutions, we do far more than just book your corporate travel arrangements. Instead, our travel agency focuses on complete corporate travel management.

    What types of corporate travel services do you provide in Complete Solutions?

    Corporate travel services can mean various things. At our Complete Solutions travel agency, our goal is to make your corporate travel as easy as possible, especially when flight changes occur, unexpected delays happen, and you need to get to your meeting on time!

    Complete Solutions has built such a solid reputation for going above and beyond with our customer service that we have grown primarily through word-of-mouth referrals. Our clients understand that managing corporate travel and booking corporate travel are entirely different things, and that is why they love our travel agency for attending to the smallest of details, including:

    • Making ourselves available to handle corporate travel issues 24 hours a day.

    • Handling all group travel management, including the coordination and amenities for group events, trade shows, and sales meetings.

    • Providing an expense report for your company’s accounting department.





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    Business Travel Agents – UK Corporate Travel Specialist #travel #lodge #deals

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    Welcome to Business Travel Connections

    Business travel agents for small and medium companies

    Business Travel Connections specialises in business flights for directors, company consultants, managers, SMEs, London corporates and new start ups. We are a business travel agent offering a cost-effective, fast, personalised service, taking the pressure off when you need to book business flights.

    UK corporate travel agents

    While other travel agents can insist on a minimum spend and obligatory contracts, we do things differently. We won’t tie you into a formal agreement or only offer certain airline flights, so you can rest assured that you’ll be getting an unparalleled service with us. Whether you need multi-stop flights, car hire, economy, business class or premium economy seats, the team at Business Travel Connections is on hand to provide you with it.

    Having been in the industry for over 25 years. our travel agents have a wealth of experience in the corporate travel business and are extremely professional and knowledgeable. We also have access to some excellent flight fares for the benefit of our clients, making us one of the most reliable and experienced business travel agents in the UK. Our team make it their aim to find you the right travel arrangements at the right price in the best possible time, removing any stress or hold-ups along the way.

    Whether you travel once a year or fly every month, we will make your working life easier and make your travel budget take you further. If you’re looking for an agent that can offer expert assistance when the unexpected happens, we’re here for you. Ring for a flight quote now on 023 8084 7747 or find out more about us.

    Business travel agents UK

    We have a range of additional business travel agent services, all designed to help your trip run as smoothly as possible. Below is a small range of our most popular business travel services:





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    Business Analysis Reporting Tool for Your Corporate Travel & Expense Spend

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    We deliver the data and tools you need to control spending, even before it happens.

    Intelligence

    See the right data so you can increase transparency and control your corporate spend.

    Welcome

    Click the menu below to learn about the features of Intelligence.

    Get a complete view of company spending.

    Intelligence lets you see a complete picture of your company spend by consolidating travel, expense, invoice, ERP and credit card data.

    Improve data accuracy.

    Use vendor normalization to eliminate data duplication and match every transaction to the relevant vendor so you can see exactly what’s being spent with each airline, hotel or rental car supplier and negotiate better discounts.

    Access your data, your way.

    Establish the metrics that matter to your company and customize reports, key performance indicators (KPIs), dashboards and automated alerts. Users also have access to a comprehensive set of standard reports developed based on decades of experience working with companies like yours.

    Easily manage who’s spending what.

    Dashboards and customized alerts allow you to easily monitor spend and identify questionable transactions, enforce policies and negotiate with vendors – helping you manage your budget more effectively and efficiently.

    Contact us for a live demo.

    See Intelligence in action. We’ll show you how to easily access the data you need to control your company spend.





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    Corporate Hotels, Conferences – Events Management #travel #australia

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    For the last 30 years, the Travel Services team have worked with a large number of major UK companies, National Associations and charities as venue finders and in organising meeting rooms and conference venues and providing corporate event management for a wide range of conferenc.

    Whether your company requires a hotel for one night, a long-term accommodation project, group accommodation or a fully co-ordinated multi-day residential meeting – make Travel Services your first point of call.

    With both phone based service and online booking with.

    Travel Services offers a bespoke service for Annual Dinner and Conference Events of any size for Associations and Institutes. We clearly understand the professionalism required to produce a large scale event on behalf of an organisation whose guests are from myriad other member p.

    Travel Services provides specialist hotel booking agency services for exhibitions across the UK. We offer accommodation for exhibitors at major events and exhibition centres including London Olympia, London Excel, Birmingham NEC, Manchester Central and Glasgow SECC.

    From ex-Forces personnel to retired shipping line staff – Travel Services hold a lot of expertise in orgainsing successful, enjoyable and memorable Reunion Dinners and Events for all types of organisation.

    Finding the appropriate venue, negotiating rates and contracts, man.

    Our dynamic corporate event management team use their extensive industry experience and professional expertise to create the perfect combination of innovation, inspiration and organisation.





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    Corporate Attorney Salary #corporate #tax #attorney


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    Corporate Attorney Salary

    Job Description for Corporate Attorney

    Corporate lawyers can serve as advisers to business executives, or they may represent a corporation in court. They draft business contracts and amendments. They are involved in various matters, such as company’s mergers, employee benefits, and corporate compliance. They also handle human resources issues and represent their companies when they are sued by employees. They work on behalf of their employers in matters pertaining to patent infringement and customers’ lawsuits. They negotiate and draft license service agreements and buyer/seller agreements.

    Employers usually require that candidates have a bachelor’s degree and a law degree. Some employers require that corporate lawyers have commensurate work experience prior to joining their company. Corporate lawyers must have superior interpersonal and leadership skills. They must have excellent oral and written communications skills. They must have good presentation and speaking skills. They must be able to work independently, as well as in a team environment. They must be ethical and accountable. They must have computer skills. They must be able to use computer programs relevant to their job. They must have strong analytical skills. They must have the ability to maintain strong working relationships with both external and internal clients. They must be familiar with Microsoft Office.

    Corporate lawyers are often required to travel to their corporate offices, their company’s clients, and vendors’ sites. They must read professional journals that pertain to their field. They must keep themselves up to date with government laws and regulations relevant to their field. They attend various meetings and conferences.

    Corporate Attorney Tasks

    • Advise clients in business transactions, claim liablility, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits or legal rights and obligations.
    • Select jurors, argue motions, meet with judges and question witnesses during the course of a trial.
    • Represent clients in court or before government agencies, present and summarize cases to judges and juries.
    • Gather evidence to formulate defense or to initiate legal actions; evaluate findings and develop strategies and arguments for presentation of cases.
    • Analyze and interpret laws, rulings and regulations with probable case outcomes for individuals and businesses.

    Common Career Paths for Corporate Attorney


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    Bay Area Home & Commercial Security Alarm Systems Solutions – Bay


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    Welcome to Allied Security Alarms!

    OVer 40 Years In Security Business.

    For over 40 years, Allied Security Alarms has earned it’s customer’s trust and confidence by providing personal service and prompt response.

    Security is Our Only Business! We serve customers in the residential, commercial, industrial and government sectors. Whether you have large or small homes, offices, stores, warehouses, bio-tech laboratories, we protect them all.

    • Residential Security Products & Services
    • Commercial Security Products & Services
    • 24 Hour Monitoring Service
    • Brivo Online Access Control Systems

    Thank you, ASA, for your quick response when our office alarm went off at 3:10 am on Friday, March 4th. No doubt, the time the thieves had in the building was shortened before the police arrived–thanks to the cool headed, alert operator. She demonstrated outstanding service to our company and we are very grateful for her energy and good work. Our hats off to you, Allied Security Alarms. Best wishes for continued personal and professional success.

    Why Allied Security Alarms?

    • We install well-known security systems with the latest technology components.
    • Our experienced technicians install alarm and access-control systems to fit your security needs.
    • While you sleep, your security systems keep on working to protect you, your family and your business.
    • We have experienced operators who answer your calls 24/7.
    • When your alarms go off our operators dispatch the local police force to make sure your home or business is protected from unwanted intruders.
    • Our monitoring center monitors your alarm systems 24/7.
    • We install and service alarm systems that fit different budget levels.

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    Corporate Traveller #price #airline #tickets

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    About

    The Corporate Traveller Story

    Established in Victoria in 1993, Corporate Traveller, initially called Flight Centre Corporate, was the founding corporate brand of Flight Centre Travel Group. Corporate Traveller was created to focus solely on the needs of small to medium enterprises (SME). The business quickly emerged as a successful brand, known for its specialized service and experienced consultants. Corporate Traveller offers a unique combination of expert advice, local personal service and global negotiating strength to maximize your travel cost savings.

    The Corporate Traveller team is the best in the business. Our travel experts are highly experienced and have exceptional product knowledge to deliver airfare and accommodation options that will have an immediate and positive impact on your bottom line.

    You don’t need to be a multi-national company to get the lowest possible travel rates – you just need to bring an expert on board.

    Flight Centre Travel Group

    Part of the Flight Centre Travel Group of travel brands

    As part of the Flight Centre Travel Group of businesses, Corporate Traveller can deliver the most competitive prices on all corporate and leisure travel needs from airfares to accommodation, car rental to insurance.

    Corporate Traveller also benefits from the strong global presence, established industry relations and world-wide recognition of the Flight Centre brand. Across its brands, Flight Centre Travel Group has a global network of more than 2000 stores and 12,000 staff worldwide.

    Flight Centre has been rated one of Canada’s Top 50 Employers to work for in Canada according to the Globe & Mail’s Report on Business Magazine annual rankings and one of BC Business’ Best Places to Work in BC.

    Our Services

    If you are a Corporate Traveller client and need assistance, please call the number listed on your itinerary or contact your Dedicated Account Manager .

    24/7 Worldwide Emergency Support

    Corporate Traveller provides you with emergency assistance 24 hours a day, 365 days a year from anywhere in the world, to assist you with any last minute or unexpected changes to your travel plans. You will always reach either your dedicated Account Manager or a member of their team. You will never be passed from department to department or stuck in a call centre queue.

    Expert Travel Management

    Corporate business travel by nature is complex. Applying the skills of a dedicated account manager is key to managing often complex itineraries and special services.

    While many travel management companies offer on-line booking tools Corporate Traveller continues to make a real difference by providing a dedicated and personalized approach. This ensures both the accuracy and efficiency of your travel bookings each and every time.

    Simplified Booking Fee Structure

    A one-time fee per airline ticket, with NO extra service charges for cancellations, hotel or car reservations, after hours service, reporting. Change fees as well as airline imposed charges may apply.

    Reporting

    With travel and entertainment being the second largest expense for many companies, policy compliance and business travel cost control are major priorities. At Corporate Traveller we can help your business reduce its travel-related operational costs, improve compliance with your travel policy and boost the overall efficiency of your travel for the long term. We offer several monthly reports to help track travel spend and maximize your company’s investment.

    Did you know?

    • Hotel stays, typically account for 30 to 50 percent of a total travel budget.
    • Air spend typically represents the bulk of travel expenditures but opportunity for savings do in fact exist.
    • Ground transportation, which includes rail and car rentals does not always receive the same attention as air although it can represent 10 percent or more of a total travel budget.

    Bringing a dedicated Account Manager on board ensures an expertly managed travel program.

    “One of my least favourite tasks over the past twenty years has been booking business travel. The agents I have dealt with have most often been incompetent, or worse, indifferent towards their client’s needs. Chris is definitely an exception, and that is why I asked him to provide me with your contact details. He is prompt and professional in his response and demeanor, and most importantly gets my instructions correct THE FIRST TIME. Chris understands customer service when few others do, and is an asset to your company. I think he needs to be acknowledged for this.” Gerry Lewandowski

    Director of Business Development





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    Corporate Traveler – Travel Services – 111 W Monroe St –

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    Specialties

    Corporate Traveler offers a unique combination of expert advice, local personal service and global negotiating strength to maximize your travel cost savings.

    The Corporate Traveler team is the best in the business. Our travel experts are highly experienced and have exceptional product knowledge to deliver airfare and accommodation options that will have an immediate and positive impact on your bottom line.

    Our flexible business model is shaped to match the distinctive needs of SMEs, enabling us to better understand your travel requirements, offer tailored solutions and build long-term partnerships.

    You don t need to be a multi-national company to get the lowest possible travel rates – you just need to bring an expert on board.

    History

    Established in 1993.

    Established in Victoria in 1993, Corporate Traveler, initially called Flight Centre Corporate, was the founding corporate brand of Flight Centre Limited. Corporate Traveler was created to focus solely on the needs of small to medium enterprises (SME). The business quickly emerged as a successful brand, known for its specialized service and experienced consultants.

    Following the acquisition of several corporate travel businesses between 1999 and 2003 Flight Centre Limited rebranded its stable of corporate brands, including Corporate Traveler, to FCm Travel Solutions. This created the largest global corporate travel and expense management company to be based in Australia.

    However with significant growth in the SME segment the decision was made to reintroduce Corporate Traveler to the market.





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    Corporate Travel #flight #tickets #cheap

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    CORPORATE TRAVEL

    Protravel is an undisputed leader among travel management companies. We are ranked within the top ten agencies by both Business Travel News and the Travel Weekly.

    We recognize that travel costs constitute the third largest controllable expense for most corporations and we aim to help our clients keep this cost as low as possible. Whatever travel service configuration is implemented, all clients receive a full range of premium services, including:

    24 Hour Toll-Free Hotline from 55 Foreign Countries: Our main 800-628-6668 number can be reached from all of North America including Canada and the continental United States which includes Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Other countries have their own individual toll-free numbers.

    In-House International Airline Rate Desk: Protravel International employs a full-time in-house international Airline Rate Department staffed by specialists with over 30 years’ experience in international fares and tariffs. Our ability to analyze airline rules and pricing (including web-only specials) allows us to issue tickets at the lowest possible price for every class of service. We also track all unused tickets and apply them to new bookings whenever possible, thereby ensuring our clients do not lose these valuable assets. Many complex itineraries with multiple stop-overs and carriers demand special skills. Unlike most agencies, Protravel International does not outsource these functions, which allows us to control quality and turnaround time, and provide better service and value to our clients.

    Air carrier problem resolution: We maintain close ties to the sales offices of most major airlines. In the event that a traveler has a complaint against an airline, all efforts will be made to help bring the complain to a positive resolution.

    VIP Upgrades on international flights: We are able to upgrade VIP travelers on many international flights. Domestic upgrades are more difficult to secure since they are tied to airline frequent flyer programs. However, our automated quality control program will upgrade American Airlines Gold and Platinum AAdvantage members 24 hours and 72 hours respectively in advance of the flight.

    Private Jet Charters: Protravel’s Charter Air department can arrange private charter jets—including at the last-minute—with the absolute best aircraft operator in the world, guaranteed availability, and the industry’s highest safety standards. Click here for more details .

    Connection assistance/direction: Meet and Greet services are available at many airports to provide assistance with onward travel and connections.

    In-house Visa and passport services: Competitive rates depending on consulate or embassy.

    Vital Document Registry: We offer this special complimentary service to VIP Clients to protect them in the event of loss or theft of their vital documents. It allows Clients to register their vital documents with us so that if a passport, visa or other vital document is lost or stolen, the necessary information to replace that document is only a free phone call away from anywhere in the world.

    Travelers checks/Foreign Currency: We can provide international currency and travelers checks. billed to a traveler’s credit card and delivered directly to the traveler’s office or home. This is a free service.

    Assistance in VAT reclamation: we use the services of a VAT reclamation company to help our Clients reclaim VAT. We will be happy to provide details.

    International Travel Advisories: Protravel issues State Department travel advisories on a regular basis. The information maintained in our database is updated in line with all State Department mandates.

    Customs and health information: Where necessary we can provide Customs and Health information to our VIP travelers. Additionally we can provide State Department Travel Advisories where appropriate.

    Time zone, climate and local custom information: We can provide detailed travel itineraries where appropriate providing details of local time zone, climate customs and a wealth of other useful information.

    Global mobile: Through our preferred supplier, Wireless Traveler, we can arrange worldwide SIM cards, mobile and satellite phones, travel wi-fi solutions and more. Significant discounts on international rates help you save on roaming charges and inflated international rates for phone calls and texting/data transfer.

    World-Wide Collect Calling: Should a special Client be traveling in a country that has no international toll-free service Protravel offers a special world-wide collect calling service.

    Lost Luggage Control: We offer this complimentary service to help Clients with luggage in the event they are separated from it. We issue Clients with special luggage tags which will enable the airline baggage handlers, via our 800 number, to efficiently reunite a Client with lost or misdirected luggage.

    Lost Credit Card Control: With this service Clients can, in the event of lost or stolen credit cards, call from almost anywhere in the world to our 24-hour toll-free number and we will guarantee notification of loss and order duplicate cards.





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    Corporate Travel Services #travel #lodge #deals

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    Corporate Travel Services / Business Travel Services

    At GTI Travel,

    Corporate Travel Services / Business Travel Services, service excellence for our corporate accounts is not just a philosophical idea. Our client retention rate, which averages greater than 98%, is testimony to the consistency of our service excellence.

    Service excellence is also personified by our dedicated travel consultants who will work with you to develop a personalized relationship based on your corporate culture.

    And there can be no higher compliments than those received from our clients. GTI Travel has earned quality and service awards from its many longtime clients. Some of the services we provide are:

    At GTI Travel, travel service is more than a ticket:

    • Corporate Travel Services / Business Travel Services

    • Reservation conveniences via phone, fax, email or the Internet

    • Automated low fare search

    • Automated personal profiles

    • Automated company policy

    • Access to all major and dependable airlines

    • Access to one of the best hotel programs in the industry

    • Selection of car rental programs





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    Corporate Traveler – Corporate Travel Booking Solution #travel #sweepstakes

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    Business Travel Savings Solutions

    Business Travel Solutions for Corporate Travelers – We provide businesses of all sizes with unsurpassed opportunities to control, manage and lower travel cost. We help you find and capture savings on an ongoing basis.

    From corporate hotel lodging and exclusive low price airfares to more than 18,500+ rental cars Locations Worldwide – thanks to our size and experience, CorporateTraveler.com powered by CorporateFlights.com is unrivaled in its ability to secure deep discount rates.

    • Big discounts from published domestic and international airfares through our partnership with over 400 airlines
    • Discounted rates from over 700.000 hotels. Enjoy many business travel services along with many great amenities offered exclusively to our inventories of corporate lodging hotels.
    • Our website provides travelers Round-the-clock customer service 24/7.
    • Manage your bookings online. It’s easy to cancel, make changes or send a request to the property
    • Save even more on an itinerary when booking your flight and hotel combination




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    Corporate Traveller #travel #express

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    About

    The Corporate Traveller Story

    Established in Victoria in 1993, Corporate Traveller, initially called Flight Centre Corporate, was the founding corporate brand of Flight Centre Travel Group. Corporate Traveller was created to focus solely on the needs of small to medium enterprises (SME). The business quickly emerged as a successful brand, known for its specialized service and experienced consultants. Corporate Traveller offers a unique combination of expert advice, local personal service and global negotiating strength to maximize your travel cost savings.

    The Corporate Traveller team is the best in the business. Our travel experts are highly experienced and have exceptional product knowledge to deliver airfare and accommodation options that will have an immediate and positive impact on your bottom line.

    You don’t need to be a multi-national company to get the lowest possible travel rates – you just need to bring an expert on board.

    Flight Centre Travel Group

    Part of the Flight Centre Travel Group of travel brands

    As part of the Flight Centre Travel Group of businesses, Corporate Traveller can deliver the most competitive prices on all corporate and leisure travel needs from airfares to accommodation, car rental to insurance.

    Corporate Traveller also benefits from the strong global presence, established industry relations and world-wide recognition of the Flight Centre brand. Across its brands, Flight Centre Travel Group has a global network of more than 2000 stores and 12,000 staff worldwide.

    Flight Centre has been rated one of Canada’s Top 50 Employers to work for in Canada according to the Globe & Mail’s Report on Business Magazine annual rankings and one of BC Business’ Best Places to Work in BC.

    Our Services

    If you are a Corporate Traveller client and need assistance, please call the number listed on your itinerary or contact your Dedicated Account Manager .

    24/7 Worldwide Emergency Support

    Corporate Traveller provides you with emergency assistance 24 hours a day, 365 days a year from anywhere in the world, to assist you with any last minute or unexpected changes to your travel plans. You will always reach either your dedicated Account Manager or a member of their team. You will never be passed from department to department or stuck in a call centre queue.

    Expert Travel Management

    Corporate business travel by nature is complex. Applying the skills of a dedicated account manager is key to managing often complex itineraries and special services.

    While many travel management companies offer on-line booking tools Corporate Traveller continues to make a real difference by providing a dedicated and personalized approach. This ensures both the accuracy and efficiency of your travel bookings each and every time.

    Simplified Booking Fee Structure

    A one-time fee per airline ticket, with NO extra service charges for cancellations, hotel or car reservations, after hours service, reporting. Change fees as well as airline imposed charges may apply.

    Reporting

    With travel and entertainment being the second largest expense for many companies, policy compliance and business travel cost control are major priorities. At Corporate Traveller we can help your business reduce its travel-related operational costs, improve compliance with your travel policy and boost the overall efficiency of your travel for the long term. We offer several monthly reports to help track travel spend and maximize your company’s investment.

    Did you know?

    • Hotel stays, typically account for 30 to 50 percent of a total travel budget.
    • Air spend typically represents the bulk of travel expenditures but opportunity for savings do in fact exist.
    • Ground transportation, which includes rail and car rentals does not always receive the same attention as air although it can represent 10 percent or more of a total travel budget.

    Bringing a dedicated Account Manager on board ensures an expertly managed travel program.

    “One of my least favourite tasks over the past twenty years has been booking business travel. The agents I have dealt with have most often been incompetent, or worse, indifferent towards their client’s needs. Chris is definitely an exception, and that is why I asked him to provide me with your contact details. He is prompt and professional in his response and demeanor, and most importantly gets my instructions correct THE FIRST TIME. Chris understands customer service when few others do, and is an asset to your company. I think he needs to be acknowledged for this.” Gerry Lewandowski

    Director of Business Development





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    Corporate Traveler – Travel Services – 111 W Monroe St –

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    Arizona Soaring

    From the business

    Specialties

    Corporate Traveler offers a unique combination of expert advice, local personal service and global negotiating strength to maximize your travel cost savings.

    The Corporate Traveler team is the best in the business. Our travel experts are highly experienced and have exceptional product knowledge to deliver airfare and accommodation options that will have an immediate and positive impact on your bottom line.

    Our flexible business model is shaped to match the distinctive needs of SMEs, enabling us to better understand your travel requirements, offer tailored solutions and build long-term partnerships.

    You don t need to be a multi-national company to get the lowest possible travel rates – you just need to bring an expert on board.

    History

    Established in 1993.

    Established in Victoria in 1993, Corporate Traveler, initially called Flight Centre Corporate, was the founding corporate brand of Flight Centre Limited. Corporate Traveler was created to focus solely on the needs of small to medium enterprises (SME). The business quickly emerged as a successful brand, known for its specialized service and experienced consultants.

    Following the acquisition of several corporate travel businesses between 1999 and 2003 Flight Centre Limited rebranded its stable of corporate brands, including Corporate Traveler, to FCm Travel Solutions. This created the largest global corporate travel and expense management company to be based in Australia.

    However with significant growth in the SME segment the decision was made to reintroduce Corporate Traveler to the market.





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    Business Travel Services

    CorpTrav s primary mission is delivering superior corporate travel services to our clients. We leverage our extensive industry expertise, leading edge technology and thorough understanding of the role of travel in corporate success to bring value and ease to your travel experience.

    CorpTrav provides turnkey business travel services, including an array of value-added options for a comprehensive approach to travel management. Our services include:

    HighTouch Customer Service:

    Our unique approach to corporate travel service includes 24/7/365 support for travelers worldwide, which is never outsourced. Our agents are at your disposal to make changes, process cancellations, and complete bookings to ensure that you can focus on your business.

    Online Reservations and Agent-Assisted Bookings:

    Your travelers can have the option of utilizing a designated CorpTrav agent team, trained to know the specifics of your travel program, or they can utilize a customized online booking tool. Your agent team will be available 24/7/365 and will include domestic, international, and VIP agents with an average of 15 years of business travel experience, all of whom are CorpTrav employees. In addition, we will provide a robust online booking tool designed to empower your travelers and book policy-compliant air, hotel, and car rental reservations in a managed travel environment. Our in-house programmers can customize this tool to incorporate your specific travel policies and procedures, as well as your vendor contracts. Working with CorpTrav, you can create a completely customized travel site aligned with your procurement objectives and strategies.

    Account Management:

    Each client is provided a designated account manager who will work with you to design and administer your custom corporate travel services package, from strategy to support to meet your objectives. Our approach to travel program optimization will ensure maximum value for your travel dollar.





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    How to implement a successful corporate travel program. #travel #nurse #jobs

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    By David Grossman, special for USA TODAY

    In tough economic times, businesses are always seeking new ways to reduce costs, and travel budgets are often one of the first areas to come under scrutiny. One way to save money without sacrificing necessary travel or the traveler’s quality of life on the road is through the deployment of a corporate travel management program. While most large corporations have such programs in place, many smaller businesses don’t and could benefit greatly by implementing one.

    “A corporate travel program allows corporations to achieve transparency and accountability of one of their significant expenses,” says Ellina Arakelova, the travel operations manager for Align Technology, the makers of Invisalign, clear aligners for straightening teeth. “A well-managed corporate travel program ensures better corporate and financial discipline and improves the traveler experience,” adds Arakelova, who was hired to implement a corporate travel management program for Align.

    Based in Santa Clara, Calif. Align Technology, Inc. has 1,400 employees worldwide and earned just over $300 million in revenues last year. When Arakelova joined the company in October 2007, there was no formal travel management program in place and no one dedicated to managing the company’s travel. Align had a relationship with a travel management company (TMC) and a corporate credit card, but use of these was not mandatory and employees routinely booked travel on public websites, making it impossible to track expenditures. “There was no pre-trip visibility and very limited opportunity to correctly reconcile travel spend,” says Arakelova.

    Today Align’s corporate travel management program covers all trips originating in North America and will soon extend to its offices worldwide. Arakelova currently has 500 travelers in her database. Here are some of her steps for implementing a successful corporate travel policy.

    Make a plan and keep it comprehensible. As a certified travel manager, Arakelova built and managed a corporate travel program at her previous job, so she knew just what to do when she joined Align. The existing travel policy was extremely broad and not enforced, according to Arakelova.

    Arakelova worked with her finance department to construct the new travel policy. She wanted a terse, easy to understand policy, putting procedures and other frequently changing information in appendices for updating without altering the underlying travel policy.

    Arakelova wanted to consolidate all travel operations though a single TMC and online booking tool. The new travel policy would mandate the use of these entities as well as the corporate credit card, and preferred travel vendors.

    Get buy-in from all departments. To bring the rest of the company on board, Arakelova developed a business plan and financial proposal detailing the projected cost savings through a managed corporate travel program. “We did quite a lot of internal marketing and presentations, and got support from the upper management and the employees as well,” she says.

    Find a travel management company. Next Arakelova developed a request for proposal (RFP) to evaluate or benchmark each travel management company. Arakelova sent the RFP to several contestants and selected Carlson Wagonlit Travel because they offered the best package of services, costs, travel reporting and supported technologies. “Going with Carlson I could implement any online booking tool,” says Arakelova. Carlson also provided web space for a customized Align travel portal and the use of their corporate hotel directory. That was a huge asset for Align because their customers are scattered across the country. Arakelova saw the reporting tools offered by her RFP respondents as an integral component of the corporate travel program. “Financial visibility and travel data analysis are key to program success”, says Arakelova.

    Implement an online booking tool. From her previous experience Arakelova believed it was crucial for travelers to use an online booking tool to bring costs down and manage data. Arakelova chose Concur Cliqbook Travel as her online booking tool because it has a user-friendly interface. In addition, Arakelova was able to build the travel policy, approval process and preferred vendors into Cliqbook. She says Cliqbook also provides excellent policy compliance enforcement and is easy to administer.

    Ensure effective communication. The travel portal is a critical component of Arakelova’s travel management program. The portal consolidates all travel-related information and is accessible to all Align employees. “Effective travel communication channels are one of the most important parts of the travel program,” says Arakelova. The portal contains the policy and procedures, access to Cliqbook or an agent-assisted booking process, training materials, insurance information, the preferred vendor list, travel alerts, and destination news. Arakelova also uses internal company publications for flash news and important announcements.

    Train your travelers. Training and education are also critical components in getting employees to understand the need for travel policy compliance and learn how to book through the new system. “We can implement the best technology, but if the traveler is not educated in how to use it, the travel program is useless,” says Arakelova. To educate employees Arakelova conducts live Web-based training sessions and has made travel training part of new-hire orientation. Arakelova also plans to video record the training session, so employees can access it any time through the travel portal.

    Keep improving. It took Arakelova less than six months to implement her new corporate travel management program. She subsequently added the Concur expense reporting module and a new product called Ride Charge which allows employees to book ground transportation online. “Cliqbook constantly develops new features,” says Arakelova. “It is the responsibility of the travel manager to be well educated on technology innovations and communicate new features to users,” she adds. Arakelova also plans to add group and meetings booking capabilities and will extend the program internationally to Align’s global locations.

    Show results. An impressive 78% of Align travelers now initiate bookings through Cliqbook with greater than 98% corporate travel policy compliance. More importantly, Align’s overall travel operations realized a 56% reduction in management costs, a 25% reduction in average airfare, and a 35% reduction in average car rental costs.

    Travelers, tell us about your experiences with your company’s managed travel program. Managers, do you have anything to add to this list? Sound off below.





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    GIANT CRUISE SHIP ANCHORS ROYAL CARIBBEAN’S PACIFIC EXPANSION PLANS

    Royal Caribbean has demonstrated its optimism for the cruising industry in the South Pacific with the recent completion of a major refit of the 311m Voyager of the Seas .

    “There’s nowhere else our guests can watch the haka. The unparalleled range of scenery is also unique.”

    Corporate Traveller asked Sean for his views on the cruising industry in the Pacific.

    You are overseeing Royal Caribbean International’s expansion into its busiest season yet in the Oceania region. What do you think brings people down to this part of the world?

    There is such a wide variety of experiences for passengers to enjoy in this region.

    The feedback from cruise passengers is that they love coming to New Zealand and Australia because of the local people. New Zealand has a focused tourism industry that is always poised to capitalise on the visits of passengers on luxury cruise ships like those in the Royal Caribbean fleet.

    While tourism is very well organised in New Zealand, the country is relatively unspoilt and uncrowded. Visitors can enjoy shopping and hospitality in the main cities, but also enjoy the wide variety of scenery, from mountains to beaches and the beauty of Fiordland, which they see up close when they are cruising in the sounds.

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    18/03/2017

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    About

    The Corporate Traveller Story

    Established in Victoria in 1993, Corporate Traveller, initially called Flight Centre Corporate, was the founding corporate brand of Flight Centre Travel Group. Corporate Traveller was created to focus solely on the needs of small to medium enterprises (SME). The business quickly emerged as a successful brand, known for its specialized service and experienced consultants. Corporate Traveller offers a unique combination of expert advice, local personal service and global negotiating strength to maximize your travel cost savings.

    The Corporate Traveller team is the best in the business. Our travel experts are highly experienced and have exceptional product knowledge to deliver airfare and accommodation options that will have an immediate and positive impact on your bottom line.

    You don’t need to be a multi-national company to get the lowest possible travel rates – you just need to bring an expert on board.

    Flight Centre Travel Group

    Part of the Flight Centre Travel Group of travel brands

    As part of the Flight Centre Travel Group of businesses, Corporate Traveller can deliver the most competitive prices on all corporate and leisure travel needs from airfares to accommodation, car rental to insurance.

    Corporate Traveller also benefits from the strong global presence, established industry relations and world-wide recognition of the Flight Centre brand. Across its brands, Flight Centre Travel Group has a global network of more than 2000 stores and 12,000 staff worldwide.

    Flight Centre has been rated one of Canada’s Top 50 Employers to work for in Canada according to the Globe & Mail’s Report on Business Magazine annual rankings and one of BC Business’ Best Places to Work in BC.

    Our Services

    If you are a Corporate Traveller client and need assistance, please call the number listed on your itinerary or contact your Dedicated Account Manager .

    24/7 Worldwide Emergency Support

    Corporate Traveller provides you with emergency assistance 24 hours a day, 365 days a year from anywhere in the world, to assist you with any last minute or unexpected changes to your travel plans. You will always reach either your dedicated Account Manager or a member of their team. You will never be passed from department to department or stuck in a call centre queue.

    Expert Travel Management

    Corporate business travel by nature is complex. Applying the skills of a dedicated account manager is key to managing often complex itineraries and special services.

    While many travel management companies offer on-line booking tools Corporate Traveller continues to make a real difference by providing a dedicated and personalized approach. This ensures both the accuracy and efficiency of your travel bookings each and every time.

    Simplified Booking Fee Structure

    A one-time fee per airline ticket, with NO extra service charges for cancellations, hotel or car reservations, after hours service, reporting. Change fees as well as airline imposed charges may apply.

    Reporting

    With travel and entertainment being the second largest expense for many companies, policy compliance and business travel cost control are major priorities. At Corporate Traveller we can help your business reduce its travel-related operational costs, improve compliance with your travel policy and boost the overall efficiency of your travel for the long term. We offer several monthly reports to help track travel spend and maximize your company’s investment.

    Did you know?

    • Hotel stays, typically account for 30 to 50 percent of a total travel budget.
    • Air spend typically represents the bulk of travel expenditures but opportunity for savings do in fact exist.
    • Ground transportation, which includes rail and car rentals does not always receive the same attention as air although it can represent 10 percent or more of a total travel budget.

    Bringing a dedicated Account Manager on board ensures an expertly managed travel program.

    “One of my least favourite tasks over the past twenty years has been booking business travel. The agents I have dealt with have most often been incompetent, or worse, indifferent towards their client’s needs. Chris is definitely an exception, and that is why I asked him to provide me with your contact details. He is prompt and professional in his response and demeanor, and most importantly gets my instructions correct THE FIRST TIME. Chris understands customer service when few others do, and is an asset to your company. I think he needs to be acknowledged for this.” Gerry Lewandowski

    Director of Business Development





    18/03/2017

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    Corporate Travel Service #find #a #flight

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    Corporate Travel Service

    How We Can Serve You

    Corporate Travel Service is a custom tour, group travel, event management, and personal travel firm. It is a privately-owned family business which operated its first tour in 1965.

    Today we serve seven major markets with dedicated resources and departmental oversight. They include:

    • Educational student tours
    • Performance tours for choir and orchestra
    • Theme cruise production
    • Travel management for corporate clients
    • Event management
    • Religious pilgrimages
    • Personal vacation planning

    Our clients observe that Corporate Travel feels like a close family. It is our objective to make all of our partners and clients a part of this family. Visit our testimonial page to see what our clients are saying.

    Mission Statement

    Our mission is to enhance lives and promote culture by creating customized travel experiences that open the world to our clients. We have a tradition of exemplary service, we are governed by integrity, and we value innovation.





    18/03/2017

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    Mann Travels Corporate Travel Services

    Why Choose Mann Travels?

    Mann Travels has been serving corporate clients since 1979 offering individualized personal service, expert reporting and the very best customer service.

    Our full-service program has one goal, providing YOU , our corporate account, with one stop travel management which will help streamline your travel needs and controlling your travel costs.

    Mann Travels will customize a travel policy that fulfills your needs, we will assist in negotiating contracts and our corporate service professionals will help you get the most from your travel dollars.

    In addition to a staff of highly trained corporate travel professionals, ready to help your travelers, we also a web-based booking tool for those who prefer to be more hands on.

    For more information on how Mann Travels can help you manage your travel and control costs, please contact Linda Kornegay-Hunter, Director of Corporate Sales:

    Linda Kornegay-Hunter

    Director of Corporate Sales





    18/03/2017

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    Already a Client?

    Are you looking for a corporate travel management service that will take care of every aspect of your trip, no matter how complex? Sign on with WorldTravelService ®. We specialize in providing seamless solutions for all of your business travel needs, from the mundane to the multifaceted. We serve businesses all over the Mid-Atlantic, from Washington, DC to Virginia to Maryland to North Carolina and New Jersey.

    Keep reading or contact us to learn how to become a WorldTravelService ® corporate client!

    the WorldTravelService ® Corporate Travel Experience

    As a WorldTravelService ® business travel client, you will be escorted to your destination and back again by a network of highly experienced corporate travel agents and technological systems that will track and manage every detail of your itinerary. You will never be lost, stuck, overcharged, or unable to get immediate assistance while you are in our care!

    We are partnered with the largest global distribution system, which is used by 70 of the world’s leading airlines, including Air France, British Airways, Lufthansa, and United. Our partnership gives us access to a nearly unlimited range of route options, discounts, amenities, and other perks that consumers and unaffiliated agencies are not afforded.

    All of this, along with the dedication and thoroughness of our experienced DC-area corporate travel agents, means that when you book your business trip with WorldTravelService ®. you are assured an unparalleled experience accompanied by the utmost peace of mind.

    Your Corporate Travel Client Benefits Include:

    • A dedicated business travel agent assigned to your account
    • Standard and custom corporate reports, along with access to secure online financial reporting
    • Credit card reconciliation
    • Unlimited changes (no charge for changes prior to ticket issuance)
    • Completion of ticket voids
    • $200,000 in free flight insurance
    • FareCk ™ low fare search engine
    • ECk ™ tracking module for unused electronic tickets
    • QualityCk ™ quality assurance program
    • SeatFinder ™ module for hard-to-find seats
    • WebCk ™ (searches over 140 websites for added savings)
    • Travel-24 ™ emergency support available worldwide, 24/7
    • reView ™ latest technology in travel management reporting industry
    • Airport Transit Guide (list of all airports worldwide)
    • International Rate Desk (experienced staff and advanced technology offer solutions for great savings)
    • Hotel program that offers discounts of 20 – 65 percent off 47,000 hotels worldwide
    • Virtuoso membership (exclusive travel offers, amenities, upgrades, last-minute travel deals, and VIRTUOSO LIFE travel magazine subscription)

    Your Executive Travel Advantages

    Booking Flights for Corporate Travel from the Mid-Atlantic

    When booking flights for your business trip, we use a number of advanced systems to ensure that you get the best flights—and the best service—at the lowest fares.

    • FareCk ™  – Our fare search engine finds the best ticket price available while checking alternative flights, fares, and airlines 24/7. Its flexible system works with corporate guidelines and policy.
    • WaitListCk ™  – In the event that your preferred flight is sold out, WaitListCk™ monitors the wait list and confirms your seat as soon as one becomes available.
    • SeatFinderCk ™  – Want to avoid the dreaded middle seat? Our clients get aisle and window seats 90 percent of the time, thanks to this sophisticated system. It uses live seat maps to monitor the availability of any possible request: aisle, window, front or back, right or left side, bulkhead, and aisles across. It can coordinate multiple passengers on the same reservation or two travelers on separate reservations.
    • ECkTracking Module – Never lose track of refunds, credits, or coupons ever again. ECk™ tracks unused electronic tickets so that any refund, exchange, or credit opportunity is retained and applied.

    Car Rental and Transportation Services

    You will have access to rental cars and other transportation services anywhere in the world, accommodating the needs of everyone in your party. Our WebCk™ system searches more than 200 websites to find the best rental car prices.

    Hotel Reservations

    The WorldTravelService ® Preferred Hotel Program offers special rates at select hotels throughout the world. Benefits include:

    • Deep discounts via preferred corporate rates.
    • Discounts of 20 to 65 percent at 47,000 properties worldwide.
    • Individualized hotel negotiations to fit company needs.
    • Reservations made in real-time links, providing accurate availability.
    • Value-added amenities, which may include upgrades, priority check-in, and complimentary use of fitness centers.
    • Blocks of reserved rooms: During peak times, hotel reservations can be hard to get, especially in cities like New York, Washington DC, and Chicago. We have room blocks reserved all over the world so that accommodations may be available even when the cities are “sold out.”

    All-inclusive, Streamlined Travel Management

    • QualityCk ™   – This state-of-the-art system continually audits each element of your corporate travel experience to make sure no detail is missed. QualityCk ™ alerts our agents when crucial items are missing, such as frequent flyer or loyalty account numbers, confirmation numbers, special meal requests, seat preferences, and other requests. In all, the system performs more than 150 quality assurance checks.
    • Travel -24  – Whether you’re traveling within the U.S. or internationally, immediate assistance is available to you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every single day of the year. No matter where you are, Travel-24 will work to resolve any emergency or problem you may encounter.
    • reView  – You’ll never have to worry about tracking travel expenditures and other information with reView™. The system provides detailed or summary reports and spreadsheets in your choice of more than 150 customizable templates.

    Why Choose WorldTravelService ® as Your Business Travel Manager in DC, MD, VA, NC, SC, NJ NY?

    As the second-largest independently owned travel management company in the Mid-Atlantic region, we commit our financial strength, technological capabilities, and exceptional staff to providing the most reliably exceptional service to all of our corporate travel clients.

    As a WorldTravelService ® client, you’ll have a dedicated business travel agent assigned to your account, backed by an international network of seasoned travel professionals and failsafe technological systems. Your service will be tailored to your company’s needs, with your budget and other considerations always top of mind. We place your satisfaction and sense of security above all else. You’ll rest easy knowing that we are handling all the details before, during, and after your trips.

    Become a WorldTravelService ® corporate travel client today and discover why our clients in the DMV and throughout the Mid-Atlantic call us “simply the best.” Contact us to learn how.  





    18/03/2017

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    Business Analysis Reporting Tool for Your Corporate Travel & Expense Spend

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    We deliver the data and tools you need to control spending, even before it happens.

    Intelligence

    See the right data so you can increase transparency and control your corporate spend.

    Welcome

    Click the menu below to learn about the features of Intelligence.

    Get a complete view of company spending.

    Intelligence lets you see a complete picture of your company spend by consolidating travel, expense, invoice, ERP and credit card data.

    Improve data accuracy.

    Use vendor normalization to eliminate data duplication and match every transaction to the relevant vendor so you can see exactly what’s being spent with each airline, hotel or rental car supplier and negotiate better discounts.

    Access your data, your way.

    Establish the metrics that matter to your company and customize reports, key performance indicators (KPIs), dashboards and automated alerts. Users also have access to a comprehensive set of standard reports developed based on decades of experience working with companies like yours.

    Easily manage who’s spending what.

    Dashboards and customized alerts allow you to easily monitor spend and identify questionable transactions, enforce policies and negotiate with vendors – helping you manage your budget more effectively and efficiently.

    Contact us for a live demo.

    See Intelligence in action. We’ll show you how to easily access the data you need to control your company spend.





    14/03/2017

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    Business Travel Agents – UK Corporate Travel Specialist #buy #travel #insurance

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    Welcome to Business Travel Connections

    Business travel agents for small and medium companies

    Business Travel Connections specialises in business flights for directors, company consultants, managers, SMEs, London corporates and new start ups. We are a business travel agent offering a cost-effective, fast, personalised service, taking the pressure off when you need to book business flights.

    UK corporate travel agents

    While other travel agents can insist on a minimum spend and obligatory contracts, we do things differently. We won’t tie you into a formal agreement or only offer certain airline flights, so you can rest assured that you’ll be getting an unparalleled service with us. Whether you need multi-stop flights, car hire, economy, business class or premium economy seats, the team at Business Travel Connections is on hand to provide you with it.

    Having been in the industry for over 25 years. our travel agents have a wealth of experience in the corporate travel business and are extremely professional and knowledgeable. We also have access to some excellent flight fares for the benefit of our clients, making us one of the most reliable and experienced business travel agents in the UK. Our team make it their aim to find you the right travel arrangements at the right price in the best possible time, removing any stress or hold-ups along the way.

    Whether you travel once a year or fly every month, we will make your working life easier and make your travel budget take you further. If you’re looking for an agent that can offer expert assistance when the unexpected happens, we’re here for you. Ring for a flight quote now on 023 8084 7747 or find out more about us.

    Business travel agents UK

    We have a range of additional business travel agent services, all designed to help your trip run as smoothly as possible. Below is a small range of our most popular business travel services:





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    Corporate Hotels, Conferences – Events Management #cheap #tickets #and #hotel

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    For the last 30 years, the Travel Services team have worked with a large number of major UK companies, National Associations and charities as venue finders and in organising meeting rooms and conference venues and providing corporate event management for a wide range of conferenc.

    Whether your company requires a hotel for one night, a long-term accommodation project, group accommodation or a fully co-ordinated multi-day residential meeting – make Travel Services your first point of call.

    With both phone based service and online booking with.

    Travel Services offers a bespoke service for Annual Dinner and Conference Events of any size for Associations and Institutes. We clearly understand the professionalism required to produce a large scale event on behalf of an organisation whose guests are from myriad other member p.

    Travel Services provides specialist hotel booking agency services for exhibitions across the UK. We offer accommodation for exhibitors at major events and exhibition centres including London Olympia, London Excel, Birmingham NEC, Manchester Central and Glasgow SECC.

    From ex-Forces personnel to retired shipping line staff – Travel Services hold a lot of expertise in orgainsing successful, enjoyable and memorable Reunion Dinners and Events for all types of organisation.

    Finding the appropriate venue, negotiating rates and contracts, man.

    Our dynamic corporate event management team use their extensive industry experience and professional expertise to create the perfect combination of innovation, inspiration and organisation.





    09/02/2017

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