Companies Adopt Ride Sharing – But Not Room Sharing – in Business Travel Policies

  Services provided by the sharing economy have increased adoption rates for shared transportation during business trips. But according to a new survey from Chrome River, the adoption rate for shared accommodation hasn’t reached the same levels. Instead of using Airbnb, HomeAway, or VRBO, business travelers are still opting to stay in hotels for their […]

The Most Indispensable Travel Tech: The 7 Gadgets To Take With You

Knomo’s handsome #LiveFree backpack Whether you’re travelling for pleasure or work, you need to take the right tech with you. Here are the two best pieces of tech-ed up luggage of recent months and a few things to put in them. And two of them don’t even need electricity. Horizn Studios Horizn Studios Cabin Trolley […]

Check Out These Business Travel Horror Stories

Each month SurePayroll produces its SurePayroll Small Business Score Card. And this month the company was kind enough to allow Small Business Trends to add some questions posed to small business owners and managers about their practices and policies for business travel. One of the questions was: “Do you have any business travel horror stories […]

Soon, Differently-Abled Can Avail Rail Travel Concessions Online

The Indian Railways is fulfilling its social obligations towards Divyang, senior citizens and women travellers, Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Thursday while presenting the rail budget in the Lok Sabha. Prabhu said that for Divyang (differently-abled), the railways have introduced one-time registration for availing concessions while booking tickets online, online booking of wheelchairs […]