How to Manage Your Company's Travel Budget Effectively
July 30, 2014
Travel expense management has always been a daunting task, but that's especially the case now, during economically uncertain times. All enterprises are looking to cut costs in order to stay afloat, and travel is certainly one area where expenses need to be kept under control.
Virtually everyone is looking to trim the fat from their travel budgets. Here are some pointers on how to manage your company's expenses so that your next business trip won't break the bank.
Book in advance
The easiest way to get stuck with massive travel bills is to wait until the last minute to make your reservations. It's best to avoid this pitfall - The Times of India recommends booking flights 6 to 8 weeks in advance, adding that you also should book round trips whenever possible for added savings.
Traveling on the weekends is always more expensive. It's basic supply and demand - everyone wants weekend getaway trips where they can fly out on Friday evening and return home Sunda...
July 29, 2014
Make Employee Reporting Easier Everywhere
Business leaders always are looking for tools and options that make the job easier, not only for them, but also for their employees. This is why it is important to make sure that employees who are often on the go have an ability to stay connected to their work and needs back in the office. In this d...
July 28, 2014
Every Business Person Can Benefit From Certify
Every member of a company can benefit from having the tools to streamline expense reports, and this is why many people may want to look at a great option at their disposal. This is Certify, and it could change the game when it comes to keeping track of receipts and expenses.
There are so many thi...
July 25, 2014
With Traveling Expenses Rising, Invest in Simplified Expense Management
Booking corporate travel can be a major hassle for any corporation. But globalization has arrived - any successful business must now be both national and international, operating beyond the bounds of any countries' borders. That means more traveling for your employees - and higher travel budgets for...
July 24, 2014
Release of Certify's Q2 SpendSmart Report Highlighting Business Expense Trends
For over a year and a half now, Certify has published its SpendSmart Report, a report that analyzes the most recent business vendor ratings data as well as compiling trend data from over 15 million business expenses being processed through the system, to provide valuable insights to Certify clients ...
July 23, 2014
Amazon Fire is Coming Out Soon and Certify is Ready!
Everyone's talking about Amazon's new Fire Phone and here at Certify, we couldn't be more excited for this new addition to the movie phone market.
Haven't heard about it yet? Well here's the scoop: the new Amazon Fire Phone will be released on Friday, July 25th, and includes several impressive fe...
July 22, 2014
Travel Efficiency is Essential to a Business' Success
The businesses of America have spoken yet again, and they've reported that business travel is still incredibly important to their ongoing success.
According to a recent Expedia survey, more than half of all U.S. organizations believe that business travel is very important to their company's succe...
July 17, 2014
School Districts Remain Vigilant in Oversight of Travel Expenses
Public school districts nationwide are enduring some lean economic times, and they're looking to cut costs wherever possible in order to stay afloat. Some have looked to travel expense management as one area where they can trim their budgets - many educators' schedules are jam-packed with business t...
July 16, 2014
Business Travel is Going Green
Business travel is evolving in many ways. New forms of lodging are opening up, and allowing travelers to use an alternative to the hotels. Automated expense reporting is now available, allowing many to report their costs in a far more convenient manner. And now, according to a recent report in the N...
July 15, 2014
Certify to Participate at Global Business Travel Association Convention 2014
Between July 26th and 30th, over 7,000 people will flood the Los Angeles Convention Center to attend the 2014 Global Business Travel Association Convention. Hungry for all things pertaining to business travel, corporate professionals from around the globe will have the opportunity to choose from ove...
July 14, 2014
How Do Online Expense Approvals Work?
To help employees manage everyday costs, a company could benefit if it invests in Certify. This expense management solution enables team members to track receipts online, making it incredibly simple to submit error-free materials to supervisors.
While receipt management may have been a majors pro...