A longtime GetThere client, WellPoint’s Cindy Heston is an established expert in the field of managing corporate travel. A recent article in the November 2012 issue of Travel Procurement illustrates the possibilities that GetThere can open up for programs with creative leadership and a technology-inclined travel management company.
The corporate travel world enjoys shiny new objects and storylines woven with possibilities just like any other industry. In an era of constant innovation, these conversations can spur different ideas and creative approaches to business challenges. The recent talk of an alternative corporate booking model fits neatly into the profile.
Odds are you haven’t met Ethan yet — but you should. Who is he you ask, and why should you get to know him?
I'm a baseball nerd, so I keep a special place for all kinds of unique numbers. Anyone running a baseball team can’t adequately judge the club without a myriad of traditional statistics and advanced metrics. If you’ve seen Moneyball with Brad Pitt, you know that meticulously gathering data can give your side a huge advantage, even when you’re working with a budget a tenth of the size of the Yankees. The same goes for travel buyers.
Negotiating rates and preferred properties with hoteliers is not an easy task. We enlisted the help of travel experts across GetThere to gather 5 quick tips for negotiating your corporate hotel rates.
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