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3 Tips to Managing the T&E Budget

3 Tips to Managing the T&E Budget

Creating a travel and entertainment budget that your employees will stick to is no easy feat. But with the convenience of today’s technology, the often difficult process of T&E budgeting can become a breeze for both employees and administrators alike. So, if you find an increasing number of employees on the road, consider these four tips to budgeting T&E spend in a mobile era: 1. Take advantage of sharing services: If you haven’t already jumped on the sharing economy services bandwagon, it’s about time. With such a growing popularity among companies like Airbnb, Uber and Lyft, it’s now becoming the norm that many companies and travel services are integrating and recognizing the benefits. With the ease of these mobile apps, business travelers can take advantage of the best local deals and services in a matter of seconds. Plus, many sharing-economy businesses are partnering with expense management platforms to automatically send receipts and expenses to the customer’s online expense r...
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