One can easily download the ebook, free-of-cost from Happay’s website.
More than four in five decision makers say that business travel leads to higher profit and revenue. As per a statistic quoted in the guide, 82% travel leaders and 79% decision makers feel the benefits of in-person meetings and events outweigh the convenience of virtual participation. Happay recognizes the need and importance of having a great travel leader and the right technology to create an extraordinary corporate travel program.
The guide identifies the three pillars of successful technology-enabled corporate travel management that are employee experience, compliance, and financial control. With 98% of corporate travel managers saying that the most important metrics to measure being traveler satisfaction, policy compliance, savings and expenditures, travel tech will play a key role in managing the people movement better.
The travel industry is under a lot of pressure, and according to the guide, the right response is not to curb travel but to create better processes by integrating automated solutions. It proposes use of a ‘self-booking tool’, one of the modern-day solutions that enforces automated policy checks that saves employees more than 2.5 hours per trip and easily reduces 8% on travel costs. This helps travelers prevent overpaying while also allowing them the freedom to book and provide a consumer-like experience.
The recent publication by Happay is a total game changer and one-of-its-kind in the way that it only focuses on the needs of the corporate travel industry. Riddled with challenges that only modern-day tech can solve, it gives tangible solutions and processes to overhaul the outdated systems in place in the travel industry.
With 2 million+ users across 20+ countries, Happay’s AI-powered, mobile first platform helps companies automate the end-to-end travel and expense process. Its state-of-the-art self-booking tool eliminates hours spent on emails for booking corporate travel. Seamless integrations with multiple ERPs and TMCs fasten day-to-day activities and provide the best travel options.