Kate Jackson

Kate Jackson

Recent Posts

Hotel loyalty programmes: are they worth it?

[fa icon="calendar'] 21-Nov-2017 12:18:19 / by Kate Jackson posted in Corporate Travel, Business Travel, hotel loyalty

Hotel loyalty programmes have been around now for 35 years. Holiday Inns introduced the first programme way back in February 1983, had a brief change of mind in 1986, and then reinstated it.

Marriott introduced theirs in November 1983, and can therefore claim to have the longest continuously running programme. Nowadays, virtually everybody in the business, from budget hotel chains to elite luxury brands, are fighting to win your loyalty.

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Webinar series: The convenient and easy way to book and manage your hotel reservations

[fa icon="calendar'] 17-Nov-2017 10:22:02 / by Kate Jackson posted in Corporate Travel, Hotel Savings, Cost Savings, Easy Billing, Business Travel, Webinar

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Webinar: How to save yourself time and your company money on hotel reservations

[fa icon="calendar'] 27-Oct-2017 17:01:37 / by Kate Jackson posted in Corporate Travel, Hotel Savings, Cost Savings, Easy Billing, Business Travel, Travel Policy, Webinar

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Hotel Booking Is a Major Administrative Headache for SMEs

[fa icon="calendar'] 10-Oct-2017 16:17:33 / by Kate Jackson posted in Roomex News, Corporate Travel, Hotel Savings, Cost Savings, Easy Billing, Business Travel, Travel Policy

Unmanaged hotel spend also exposes finance professionals to compliance risk.

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Top Cheat Sheet Tips for Office Managers

[fa icon="calendar'] 02-Oct-2017 10:07:00 / by Kate Jackson posted in Corporate Travel, Cost Savings, Business Travel, office managers

It’s getting to that time of year again when things start getting a little out of control.

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Deck the Halls… Organising Your Christmas Party Getaway

[fa icon="calendar'] 27-Sep-2017 09:47:58 / by Kate Jackson posted in Corporate Travel, Cost Savings, Business Travel, cost savings in business

Most companies are au fait with the idea that December is not the most productive time of the year for staff, therefore it's generally the best time to arrange a rewarding incentive trip or party (usually in the form of a Christmas getaway) for employees.

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Wolf of Wall Street tactics for CFO’s and Travel Expenditure

[fa icon="calendar'] 05-Sep-2017 09:55:51 / by Kate Jackson posted in Tips for CFO’s, cost savings in business

He is one of the most infamous names in the stockbroking business, widely known for his controversial lifestyle while at the helm of one of the most dynamic and successful sales organisations on Wall Street.

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Tips for Stressed Business Travellers

[fa icon="calendar'] 21-Aug-2017 14:03:35 / by Kate Jackson posted in Corporate Travel, Business Travel, business travellers

So, you’re the high-flying international jetsetter.

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Jack of All Trades – Tips for PAs on saving time and sanity

[fa icon="calendar'] 11-Aug-2017 11:06:51 / by Kate Jackson posted in Corporate Travel, Hotel Savings, Cost Savings, Business Travel

Picture this: It's Monday morning. There are 94 emails in your inbox. You have four meetings scheduled before 2pm, a conference call, board report notes to prep and the unenviable task of booking flights and hotels, within a tight budget, for three C-level executives for an international conference before close of day.

You might just about drown in your coffee cup.

 

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Wink, wink, nudge, nudge…getting your colleagues to comply with Travel Policies

[fa icon="calendar'] 01-Aug-2017 12:08:00 / by Kate Jackson posted in Corporate Travel, Business Travel

One of the recurring issues with business travellers is keeping tabs on spending and ensuring everybody adheres to your company’s travel policy. Nobody wants to be heavy handed in dishing out reprisals for out of policy bookings. So what’s the alternative?

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