Business Travel

Planes, Trains and Automobiles: A Minefield of Frustration for the Modern-Day Traveller

Thomas Drexler | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK
Thomas Drexler

At the moment, some transport modes, such as rail, are not yet fully integrated into the travel ecosystem. Travellers don't always know there is a potential train service for their particular journey, because it's just not visible at that particular point of the travel selection process. Rail operators need to make their information available and connect themselves with other transport modes in order to provide the customer with genuine choice.

Three Weeks, 11 Flights, Four Time Zones - and Hand Luggage Only

Laura Tenison MBE | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Tenison MBE

Travelling with hand luggage only is an obsession and proves difficult at times. But gosh I love it when I walk past the weary travellers waiting by the carousel to dance my way into the sunshine of my new destination.

A Fear Of Not Flying

Nigel Cannings | Posted 29.09.2013 | UK Tech
Nigel Cannings

Perhaps I am the worst sort of reactionary, but I don't like doing business over the telephone, and I absolutely detest doing it via a grainy web image. I used to have a WebEx account, but for the amount I used it, it was probably more expensive per minute than a handful of sat phones. For me, it is about meeting people, shaking hands, and getting to know them.

Heathrow Warns Lack Of Investment Will Harm British Business

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK

Heathrow, the group which owns the UK's busiest airport, warned today its ability to help the UK trade with emerging economies was being compromised b...

The Changing Face of Business Travel

Diane Bouzebiba | Posted 01.04.2013 | UK
Diane Bouzebiba

These findings clearly identify opportunities for travel departments to introduce new services and technologies that will deliver additional value to travellers. We're now at a tipping point of people booking their own corporate travel.

The Trouble With Business Class Travel

Jayne Gorman | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jayne Gorman

The trouble with flying Business Class is that once you know what lies in front of the curtain that divides the privileged from the cattle, you never want to be on the wrong side of it again.

Chinese Hackers Target Travellers' Devices

The New York Times | Melanie Hick | Posted 21.04.2012 | UK Tech

When Kenneth G. Lieberthal, a China expert at the Brookings Institution, travels to that country, he follows a routine that seems straight from a spy ...