In a hybrid world, meeting the team is an event

I am a person who loves to meet people in person. This is no secret. I made it very clear that I’m excited to see the back of Zoom and other video conferencing tools. Don’t get me wrong – I think they are great innovations that are very useful for many things – just not … Read more

7 stats on what employees really want in the future of work

There is no denying that the world is changing due to the coronavirus pandemic. For the past two years (yes, it’s been a really long time), we’ve lived something out of a science fiction novel. Borders closed, restaurants closed, streets closed, and more time at home than we ever thought, marked the COVID world and … Read more

12 tips to plan an unforgettable office holiday party

Yes, it’s almost that time of year again! Mariah Carey is defrosting As we speak, supermarkets stock their shelves with panettone, and you ask yourself again whether I saw a mummy kissing Santa Claus It really is a children’s song. On top of that, the office holiday party is approaching—and you’re responsible for the seemingly … Read more

What can I do if my flight is canceled?

After eighteen months of being grounded, travelers are keen to return to the skies. As demand reaches pre-pandemic numbers, passengers are experiencing a wave of delayed and canceled flights. So why are more flights being canceled, and what rights do fliers have to compensation?  Why do airlines cancel flights? As a rule, airlines tend to … Read more

AI: The future of travel & expenses in a post-pandemic world

Historically, many organizations have been reluctant to adopt the latest technology to help manage expenses. While it is undeniable that the human touch is required to check expenses, many companies still ignore the many benefits that AI can bring. Rather than causing a loss of control, AI can help busy employees detect and report fraudulent … Read more

7 cybersecurity do’s in a hybrid work environment

With an increasingly remote or hybrid workforce growing, companies face new and different cybersecurity risks. And we’re not just talking about employees sending money to fake Nigerian princes or getting involved in get-rich-quick schemes. Working remotely can expose your company to a greater number of threats, and that means fixing the vulnerabilities associated with it … Read more

The 20 best collaboration software tools in 2021

Although the rise in remote work practices has led to a massive increase in the use of collaboration tools, there is another reason why teams are looking to online collaboration software: to improve productivity. Team Collaboration Tool is a communication tool with project management features rolled into one. Designed to provide a central platform for … Read more

What you need to know about the US’s new travel restrictions

The White House recently set new rules for travel to and from the United States with flight restrictions lifted for the first time in 19 months. These go into effect on Monday, November 8th. The travel and business industries have called for the ban to be lifted for some time and the average number of … Read more

TravelPerk Product Update – November 2021

In the first of a new series of blog posts, we’ll be bringing you some major product releases and market news from the past month. Now, companies can get refunds on canceled single trips, set more realistic budgets with Dynamic Budget, and get information about changes to US travel restrictions. And TravelPerk partners can make … Read more

6 work activities our team thinks are better in person

According to recent studies, 85% of people claim that face-to-face interaction is essential to building stronger and more rewarding working relationships. It is also widely viewed as 30% more productive—in fact, Hubspot research indicated that “remote meetings produce an average of 10.43 ideas, while in-person meetings produce an average of 13.36.” We decided to put … Read more