All across the U.S., wellness trends are on the rise. This is no different in the meetings and events industry. From pre-event to post, companies are finding ways to incorporate wellness into their events to enhance the employee and guest experience. When planning your next event, try to incorporate wellness into one or all these areas below.
Guest post by Fox Chief Information Officer Sam Hilgendorf
While attending SAP Concur Fusion 2019, a session that stood out to me was around Blockchain and its potential impact to the travel ecosystem. Too often, Blockchain is solely tied to cryptocurrencies. But Blockchain is not Bitcoin. Blockchain is the distributed public ledger technology that powers and secures Bitcoin transactions between participating parties.
In honor of International Women’s Day, we wanted to highlight a few of the many amazing ladies who make this company what it is. No matter what department it is, at Fox, there a successful woman there making a difference. Here are just a few of amazing women who work at Fox.
Whether you’re in town for a big convention or conference, you’ll find your nights in San Diego may be filled with some downtime. But you don’t need to waste time wandering around or doing research places to go, only to end up with more options than you know what to do with. Our quick guide to the San Diego Convention Center has you covered.
Activities to Enjoy
|Shopping – Gaslamp Quarter
Right across the street from the San Diego Convention Center, the Gaslamp Quarter is full of shops, restaurants and beautiful sights to take in.
|Attraction – San Diego Zoo
San Diego is home to one of the largest and most famous zoos in the world. Just a short drive north of the convention center, the San Diego Zoo is a must visit, especially if you are taking a bleisure trip.
|Golfing – Torrey Pines
Home of the 2008 U.S. Open and as well as the Farmers Insurance Open, Torrey Pines is one of those legendary courses where golf lovers need to play at least once in their life. Reservations are often required well in advance.
Restaurants to Try
Places to Grab a Drink
Fox World Travel will continue its focus on providing travel managers the skills and insights needed to succeed through its industry-leading, Fox Professional Travel Certification (formerly Travel Manager Institute). The program is designed to help travel professionals from various backgrounds and experience levels keep pace with an ever-changing and sometimes complicated industry.
Looking to get the most out of your SAP Concur site? Fox’s Online Technology Manager, Ben Claxton and Client Solutions Manager, JoHannah Greene have the industry knowledge and tips to enhance your site. Below are the Top 4 Key Features to Enable on Your SAP Concur Site:
From custom solutions to an improved traveler experience, using an online booking tool with the help of an expertly trained travel management company (TMC) enhances a travel program. Continue reading to learn how these features can help you and your travelers.
What is Voluntourism?
Voluntourism is what you get when you combine an international tourism trip with volunteer efforts. By participating, you’re not only given the opportunity to explore and immerse yourself in a new destination, but you also have the opportunity to give back and make a noticeable difference in the world. This form of travel has been a growing trend over the last decade and companies are taking note.
Although your travel policy may seem like it’s working, actively managing it can provide a multitude of benefits you may not be aware of. Here is why we think you should take the time to review your travel policy with a travel management company (TMC).
Whether it’s the current or a future government shutdown, travel is often heavily impacted with so many employees on a government payroll. With airports lacking the personnel they usually carry, time spent in line may increase. Find out what Rose Gray had to say about avoiding frustrations as she chatted with WTMJ’s Gene Mueller.