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​Five things to consider when consolidating your travel program
​How to turn travel trepidation into creative rocket fuel

​How to turn travel trepidation into creative rocket fuel

Blog posts   •   Jul 24, 2020 10:41 GMT

As many countries emerge out of lockdown, business travel is beginning to resume. It should come as no surprise. An Oxford Economics study found that each dollar invested in business travel can result in as much as $12.50 in revenue.

​How 'work from home' can increase your corporate IQ

​How 'work from home' can increase your corporate IQ

Blog posts   •   Jul 21, 2020 12:17 GMT

Back in the 1950s, the concept of ‘telecommuting’ was first touted as being the future of work. The term was said to have been coined by Jack Niles, a former NASA engineer who proposed it as an innovative answer to traffic, urban sprawl, and scarcity of non-renewable resources. The concept is still around, but in 2020, we all know it simply as ‘working from home’, or just ‘WFH’.

5 ways your next hotel stay might be different

5 ways your next hotel stay might be different

Blog posts   •   Jul 16, 2020 07:00 GMT

As hotels gradually reopen their doors to guests around the world, we can expect some big changes to the guest experience. For one, health and safety measures have taken top priority, with many hoteliers launching new initiatives to step up their hygiene game and ready themselves for when it’s safe to travel again.

​CWT introduces new data-powered solutions to guide companies and traveling employees on resuming travel

​CWT introduces new data-powered solutions to guide companies and traveling employees on resuming travel

Press releases   •   Jul 16, 2020 06:38 GMT

Minneapolis, 16 July 2020 – CWT, the business-to-business-for-employees (B2B4E) travel management platform, today announces two new additions to its return to travel resources, which will further arm companies and their traveling employees with the information they need to make confident decisions in the rapidly evolving travel landscape.

Why the digital workforce needs more women

Why the digital workforce needs more women

Blog posts   •   Jul 14, 2020 13:44 GMT

​We have experienced one paradigm shift in recent months. Has it kick-started a chain reaction and highlighted the need for another? Christel Cao-Delebarre, CWT's Global Privacy Officer, reflects on why gender balance in technology is more important than ever.

 Is it time to swap the daily commute for quality travel?

Is it time to swap the daily commute for quality travel?

Blog posts   •   Jul 09, 2020 10:08 GMT

​What if I said that you could drop your mundane commute altogether and instead, make your face-to-face interactions with colleagues really count?

Getting Back on the Road: 9 things to plan for as travel resumes

Getting Back on the Road: 9 things to plan for as travel resumes

Blog posts   •   Jul 07, 2020 12:44 GMT

​Around the world, travel restrictions are gradually being eased. In recent weeks, a number of countries have allowed domestic travel to resume. Some have even restarted – or announced plans to restart –international travel through the formation of “travel bubbles” and “travel corridors”, where borders are only being opened only to visitors from certain countries.

​3 tips for including charter flight services in your travel program
Why now is a good time to consider consolidating your travel program
​Meetings Mosaic: Re-thinking corporate events for a brave new world

​Meetings Mosaic: Re-thinking corporate events for a brave new world

Blog posts   •   Jun 11, 2020 14:31 GMT

As Covid-19 continues to alter societies and economies, everyone is wondering what the future will look like. The novelty of meeting on video screens is going the way of learning to bake banana bread: It’s wearing off, and we’re wondering when we will meet again.

Now is the time to shape the future of business travel

Blog posts   •   May 28, 2020 10:33 GMT

​As governments, organizations, and the media work around the clock to make sense of the impact of Covid-19, the new normal is bandied around with casual abandon. But as business travelers grapple with issues for which there is no blueprint, one thing is for sure: Companies have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to scrap the old and welcome in the new.

CWT to upgrade customer experience with Concur® Travel

Press releases   •   May 28, 2020 06:47 GMT

​Minneapolis, 28 May 2020: CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, today announces an expanded integration with Concur Travel, the leading brand for expense, invoice, and travel management solutions. CWT clients using Concur Travel may select RoomIt by CWT™, the hotel distribution division of CWT, as their exclusive source of hotel content.

​Physically Distant, Socially Connected: How to guide a global workforce through troubling times

​Physically Distant, Socially Connected: How to guide a global workforce through troubling times

Blog posts   •   May 14, 2020 10:07 GMT

While Covid-19 reshapes industries, economies and societies in previously unimaginable ways, business leaders need to think beyond immediate survival to unite employees and define culture for the long-haul.

​CWT reports continued growth and delivery in 2019

​CWT reports continued growth and delivery in 2019

Press releases   •   May 01, 2020 15:03 GMT

Minneapolis, 1 May, 2020: CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, announces a strong performance for 2019, with increases in transaction volumes, sales, and revenues.

​ERM Travel in the Time of COVID-19: A Note of Thanks

​ERM Travel in the Time of COVID-19: A Note of Thanks

Blog posts   •   May 01, 2020 11:16 GMT

For most companies, domestic and international business travel has come to a standstill amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, with virtual meetings filling the void.

The Catalyst: How innovation prevails in times of crisis

The Catalyst: How innovation prevails in times of crisis

Blog posts   •   Apr 30, 2020 15:59 GMT

​There’s no rule book for pivoting a business during a global pandemic, but when it comes to innovation, necessity is the mother of invention.

Executive Leadership Team Changes

Executive Leadership Team Changes

Press releases   •   Apr 23, 2020 11:16 GMT

Minneapolis, 23 April 2020: CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, today announces the following changes within its Executive Leadership Team (ELT) – Michelle McKinney Frymire is named Chief Finance & Strategy Officer, and Patrick Andersen is named Chief Commercial Officer and President of RoomIt.

CWT awarded Platinum status for responsible business by EcoVadis – fourth consecutive year of being top-rated

CWT awarded Platinum status for responsible business by EcoVadis – fourth consecutive year of being top-rated

Press releases   •   Apr 21, 2020 12:03 GMT

CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has been awarded Platinum status by EcoVadis, the independent corporate social responsibility (CSR) rating agency.

​In Times Like These: Collaboration is essential

​In Times Like These: Collaboration is essential

Blog posts   •   Apr 16, 2020 09:48 GMT

As we search for a sense of normalcy, this crisis presents an opportunity to better lead by example, better care for clients and colleagues, and change to position for the best possible future.