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Product Update: Easily clone policies and edit Trip Details at any time

Joe Harrington | February 1, 2024

Some TMCs claim to deliver the same awesome service to mid-market companies that their enterprise...

Further Proof that Travel Policy & Approvals Work (More Examples!)

Elliott McNamee | December 18, 2023

Have you ever spent several hours digging through pre-trip approval requests, or a few minutes...

Does Travel Policy Work? (ANSWER: Yes)

Elliott McNamee | October 9, 2023

One occasional request we get when we demo AmTrav’s a2b booking platform to prospective customers...

Little Things that Drive Your Productivity

Elliott McNamee | February 17, 2023

First off – this is a silly blog post, don’t read it if you’re not up for a silly blog post written...

Product Update: AmTrav Manage pages updates

Elliott McNamee | February 14, 2023

We’re continually updating AmTrav’s one connected platform, including implementing your...

Three things we learned at the BTN Travel Program & Policy Workshop

Elliott McNamee | March 3, 2022

AmTrav was proud to sponsor the Business Travel News “Structuring a Managed Travel Program &...

One Stop Shop: New American Airlines Fares Available to AmTrav Customers

Elliott McNamee | March 3, 2021

As our CEO Jeff explained in December, his goal for AmTrav’s booking tool is to “show you all the...

Your Guide to Getting Back to Travel

Cassie Sclafani | August 11, 2020

While your team begins to travel again and you’re faced with the task of creating a travel policy...

AmTrav’s Keeping Your Travelers Safe “Ask Me Anything” Series

Cassie Sclafani | August 6, 2020

As a travel manager, you are likely facing tough questions, rapid change, and concerns about...

Hotels vs. Private Home Rentals - Which is Better During COVID?

Shannon Marvin | August 3, 2020

There is a debate among those crafting COVID-era travel policies about what type of accommodation...

How to Communicate Travel Policy Change in the Age of Generational Diversity

Cassie Sclafani | May 20, 2019

The travel industry is changing at a rapid pace. Each day it feels like there are new developments...

Duty of Care and Travel Risk Management: 9 Tips for Best Practices

Cassie Sclafani | October 10, 2018

Guest post with contributions by our own Janet Conlon – Account Manager

All Work and No Play? Let’s Talk About Bleisure

Cassie Sclafani | May 29, 2018

Guest post by our own Laura Pilla – Account Manager

Booking Hotels for Non-Employees? Here’s What You Need to Know

Cassie Sclafani | April 24, 2018

Guest post with contributions by our own Liz Gnat – Account Manager

Making a Travel Budget for Your New Business

Cassie Sclafani | April 17, 2018

When you’re just starting out in business, it’s important to set a budget and stick to it as...

Millennials: Their Place in the Business Travel Landscape

Cassie Sclafani | February 7, 2018

It’s important as an employer to understand the needs of employees. Naturally, the unique demands...

Corporate Travel Risk Management – Keeping up with Constant Change

Cassie Sclafani | August 7, 2017

The new “normal” is expecting the unexpected. Random terror attacks, civil unrest, natural and...

The Pros and Cons of a Heavily Managed Travel Program

Cassie Sclafani | May 22, 2017

The goals spelled out in the 2017 plan may have seemed lofty, but as the second quarter draws to a...

How To Create the Best Travel Policies for Your Company

Cassie Sclafani | March 6, 2017

Creating a successful travel and expense policy for your company is important since it’s likely...

Is Your Current Travel Policy Really Working?

Cassie Sclafani | January 23, 2017

Simply put, you need to have solid data in order to properly manage and evaluate the success — or...