Business Travel

10 tips for more culturally intelligent travel

09 Jun 2014 | David Livermore

It's been said that "international travelers are like dogs in an art museum. They see everything and appreciate nothing." But it doesn’t have to be like that. Here are 10 ways to improve your travel experiences.

Goodbye globe-trotting

24 Nov 2008 | Nic Paton

Managers can expect a lot less living out of a suitcase next year as corporate travel costs soar and every cent of expenses get put under the magnifying glass.

Business travel falling out of favor

18 Jun 2008 | Nic Paton

Grinding delays, cancellations, spiralling costs and ever more intrusive security checks are prompting managers on both sides of the Atlantic to cut back sharply on business travel.

Turn up the quiet

19 Oct 2007 | Dan Bobinski

Jet lag. Delays. Bad hotels. Such are the joys of business travel. But believing that if we're not part of the solution we're part of the problem, I'd like to offer up a few stress reducing tips to make travel better for everyone.

Long haul flights treble risk of DVT

27 Sep 2007 | Brian Amble

The next time a trans-continental business trip beckons, you might want to keep your feet on the ground. Because new research has revealed that long-haul flights treble the risk of deep vein thrombosis.

The unacceptable face of monopoly capitalism

14 Jun 2007 | Brian Amble

Is London's Heathrow the world's worst major airport? The Financial Times' Philip Stevens certainly thinks so, and most of those forced to use it appear to agree with him.