The MacNair Travel Leadership Blog

4 Reasons Why We Recommend Utilizing Business Process Outsourcing

How Will this Year’s Travel Trends Impact Your Business?

Travel Policy Optimization = Effective Data Management

How a TMC Contributes to Business Process Management

Benefits of A Single Card Travel Program

The Disconnect Between Policy and Travelers and What to do About it

Travel Safety in 2017: Traveler Tracking Expands

The Challenges of Supplier-Direct Booking for Managed Travel Programs

Best Practices for Benchmarking Your Travel Program

Managed Travel Program Trends for 2017

[INFOGRAPHIC] How to Build a Successful RFP for Travel Services

Travel Reporting Objectives for the Data-Driven Travel Manager

Mobile Technologies for Travel Booking and Itinerary Management

Ancillary Fees and Beyond: Cut Costs with a TMC

What Do Nonrefundable Airline Tickets Mean for Travelers?

Is Your Travel Data Buried? 3 Tips to Manage & Streamline Travel Data

Reducing Travel Costs: Strategic Meetings Management 101

5 Benchmarking Tips to Drive Travel Savings & Compliance

Data Sharing: Providing Visibility in Managed Travel Programs

Unmanaged Travel vs. Managed Travel 101

How Well Does the Sharing Economy Work with Your Travel Policy?

Is Travel and Expense Occupational Fraud Killing Your Bottom Line?

Shift Your T&E Management Process from Chaos to Calm

The Right Approach to Reducing Travel Spend by 10-20%

Reduce Costs With an Intelligent Travel Policy

BTN’s Small/Midsize Enterprise Travel Management Report: Survey Recap

3 Reasons Operations Managers Should Outsource Travel Management

4 Steps to Prepare for a Travel Management RFP

5 Key Data Points for CFOs to Better Analyze Corporate Travel Expenses

The Out-of-Control CFO: Gain Control of Travel and Expense Management

Reach Your Travel Program’s Potential with KPIs & Savings Measurements

4 Ways to Make Data-Backed Corporate Travel Decisions

5 Considerations for Corporate Travel Expense Programs

How Managed Travel Can Reduce Costs When Working with Car Rental Firms

Tax Compliance Implications of Business Travel

5 Strategic Meetings Management Myths Debunked with Travel Management

4 Systemic Corporate Travel Trends You Can’t Ignore

How the US Chamber of Commerce Saved Over $200k with Managed Travel

Is Your Corporate Travel Payment Strategy Hurting Your Bottom Line?

Key Components of Travel Risk Management and Duty of Care

5 Travel Policy Mistakes You Can’t Afford to Make

Is Your Travel Management Company Taking Travelers’ Welfare Seriously?

4 Travel Program Results Necessary for SME Success

T&E RFP 101: 7 Steps to Success

What Flat Airfares Mean for Your Travel Program

Attract and Retain Top Talent by Effectively Managing Duty of Care

Leverage Data to Create Your Next Travel Program RFP

5 Signs Your Travel Management Program Is Failing

What Hotel Rate Increases Mean for Your Travel Program

Travel Management Software: The Key to Travel Program Optimization

Your Bottom Line is Deteriorating With Employee Booking

Upgrade Your Managed Travel Program- Core Technology & Data Reporting

5 Signs it’s Time for a Travel Policy Redesign

BPO: The Answer to Relieving the Pressure on Financial Capabilities

Travel Management vs. Travel Agency: The Value is Clear

How to Navigate Complex Supplier Pricing

How Travel Managers Eliminate Fraud With Virtual Payment Cards

Reduce Travel Costs to Achieve Operational Excellence

Is Your Travel Agency Holding You Back? How to Slay Travel Anarchy

3 Travel Policy Tips for Zika Virus Prevention

Uber vs. Lyft: Which is Best for Your Corporate Travel Program?

How to Solve Your Biggest Budget Troubles With Managed Travel

4 Ways for CFOs to Improve Talent Management

How to Attract and Retain Employees With Your Travel Policy

Is Your Travel Policy Ruining Your Company Culture?

3 Tips to Help CFO’s Improve Travel Policy Compliance

3 Ways for Finance Executives to Provide the Visibility CEO's Demand

6 Ways for Financial Executives to Prevent Security Breaches

T&E Destroying Margins? The Solution That Will Get You Back in Black

How to Increase Traveler ROI with Each Trip

4 Tips to Help Travel Managers Be More Strategic

3 Key Strategies to Reduce Group Business Travel Expenses for Events

4 Tips for Finance Directors to Improve Margins

5 Ways to Leverage Business Process Services to Achieve Company Goals

Save Your Company’s Travel Budget: Combat Rising Ancillary Fees

6 Technology Must-Haves for the Finance Executive

Financial, Strategic and Operations CFO: Where Will You Fit Tomorrow?

Travel Management Companies: Your Travel Program’s Lifeline

Corporate Travel Mistakes: The Silent Bottom Line Killer

4 Steps to Eliminate Corporate Travel Anarchy

Spice Up Corporate Travel Management: 3 Travel Leadership Ingredients for Success

Shattering the Myth of the Real ID Threat

13 Technologies and Tools That Will Impact Business Travel in 2016

5 Tips to Improve Your BPO Partner Relationship

What Does a Great Travel Manager do to Evolve Your Travel Program?

The Best Corporate Travel Management Blog Posts of 2015

5 Ways to Stay Ahead of Travel Disruptions

Benchmarking Data for Travel and Expense Integration

Maximizing the Use of Your Airline Tickets

How to Measure Your Travel and Expense Program – is it Delivering the Results You Need?

Three Leadership Qualities that TMCs Support in Your Travel Program

I Don’t Know What I Spend on Travel, Where Do I Get That Data and How?

In the Wake of Paris – Travel Emergency Preparedness

Designing the Right Team to Manage Your Travel Program

Maximizing the Use of an Itinerary Management App

The Secret Technologies that TMCs Use to Deliver Great Service

A Broader Business Solution for Travel and Expense Management

The Top 3 Ways That Virtual Payment Benefits Your Organization

13 Reasons to Get Your Rogue Travelers to Comply with Your Travel Policy

Tips on Keeping Car Rental Costs Down

Top 11 Items to Customize in an Online Booking Tool

Saving Your Road Warrior's Time with Managed Travel

Travel Management Mistakes Impact Your Bottom Line

5 Tips for Negotiating with Travel Suppliers

How to Stay Travel Compliant as a Government Contractor

How Managing Travel Disruptions Can Save Time and Money

Are Incidental Travel Costs Impacting Your Overall Travel Expense?

Five Hidden Costs of Travel Management Mistakes

How Travel Management Companies Find the Best Airfares

Five Tips for Keeping Air Travel Costs Down

Does Your Corporate Travel Policy Address Uber?

How Open Booking Ate My Travel Program

How to Establish a Corporate Travel and Expense Policy

Controlling Your Travel Costs: Travel Management Company vs. Employee Booking

10 Complexities of Campaign Travel Management & How They Apply to You

How Much Can be Saved by Using a Travel Management Company?

Does Your Organization Need a Travel Management Company?

Symptoms of an Unhealthy Travel Management Approach

6 Tips for Keeping Hotel Costs Down

14 Categories of Service in the Corporate Travel Environment

Learn How Frequent Flyer Program Changes May Impact You

Virtual Payment Systems are a Travel Prepayment Game Changer

5 Apps to Help Manage Travel Stress

7 Key Considerations for Finding the Right TMC

Understanding Where Value is Created in Managing T&E

Sailing the 7 C's - Understanding 7 Imperatives for Government Contractor Travel Management

Pros and Cons of Four Travel Technology Tools

If You Can't Measure It, You Can't Manage It: 6 Key Data Points to Diagnose your Travel Procurement System's Health

3 Things to Consider When Communicating a Travel Request

Open Booking: A Possible Distraction Dressed Up as an Opportunity

Ten Key Policy Rules Important to Any Organization's Travel Policy

10 Questions to Determine if Travel Risk Mitigation is Needed

Improve These Four Things to Save Big on Travel in 2015

7 Questions to Ask Before you Loosen the Reigns on Travel

Insights into the Job of the Travel Manager

What Does "Open Booking" Mean and How Will it Evolve in 2015?

What You Can and Should Want for Travel in the New Year

If You’re Budgeting For Travel Costs In 2015, Go For Neutral To Single Digit Increases Across All Regions

Are You Managing Travel or Managing Trips or Both?

Why Your Superhero Road Warriors Need a Sidekick

5 Advantages Gained by Establishing a Centralized Billing Program with a Credit Card Company

What is Ethical when it Comes to Making Travel Arrangements? 7 Tips to Keep Your Organization from Going from DIY to DIFM

Six Ways to Determine if You Should Rein in Your Rogue Travelers

Five Places to Secure Data About T&E That Can Uncover Treasures

25 Transformations in 25 Years: Start Up Student Group Customer Requires Creativity to Make First Event Ever a Major Success

Unused Tickets Leave Buckets of Money on The Table- What You Can Do

25 Transformations in 25 Years: Local Association Needs an Online Travel Solution for Staff and Non Staff Travelers.

Ebola Issue Brings up the Need for Risk Management

Improve T&E Program Compliance with These 3 Program Communication Tips

25 Transformations in 25 Years: Association Saves Fees and Fares by Implementing Online Booking Tool with MacNair Travel Management

Uber and Lyft are cool. Can cool get you in hot water?

Do We Deliver Freedom to Our Customers or a Capability or Both?

My iPhone = Secret Weapon. How Do You Address Communications in Your Travel Policy?

A Travel Management Company & Travel Agency Are NOT the Same Thing

What is the Real Problem Regarding Rogue Behavior

25 Transformations in 25 Years: The Many Benefits of the Cloud Help Transform Our Offering

25 Transformations in 25 Years: Making the US Chamber of Commerce's Travel Program Best in Class

25 Transformations in 25 Years: Service Excellence Fit for a King

What is Open Booking?

25 Transformations in 25 Years: A Presidential Campaign Requires a Fast Moving Travel Procurement System Built From Scratch

25 Transformations in 25 Years: Libya and the Dog

Celebrating 25 Amazing Years of Travel Leadership Consulting