How Companies are Making a Difference with Voluntourism

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.

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How a Government Shutdown Affects Travel

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.

 

 

Why Attend SAP Concur Fusion?

The SAP Concur Fusion event approaching in March offers the opportunity for your company to learn about the latest in online booking tool technology and to engage with Concur experts, partners and fellow clients.

“I love working with Concur because they are on the forefront of what is new and innovative in the business travel world,” said Ben Claxton, online technology manager at Fox World Travel. “Concur empowers Fox to bring the best technology in the market to our clients. They know how to build technology to meet the current and upcoming needs of travelers and travel buyers.”

Concur Fusion offers daily keynotes, product training, and more than 200 educational sessions from Concur experts and partners, including Fox World Travel, that will help you maximize and improve usage of your Concur Travel and Expense tools. Attendees can also network with industry peers who face the same business challenges and have the same travel management goals as their own company.

“Oftentimes, business travelers need to make the most out of every minute, so online booking lets them book their travel at a time that will work best with their schedule or while waiting for the next meeting to start,” said Michelle Morris, online technology specialist at Fox.

Attend Fusion to get a first look at Concur’s latest and upcoming products and features to help you run your business’ travel program better.

Through an exclusive deal, Fox World Travel customers that register to attend Concur Fusion will have the opportunity to receive $100 off the registration price.

For the chance to access Fox’s special deal with SAP Concur Fusion, begin your registration here and use the discount promo code “FusionTMC”.

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For more information about optimizing the Concur Travel online booking tool for your travel program, contact Fox World Travel at 888.369.8785 or contact us online.

How Fox Uses Technology to Elevate Meeting Management

Whether you’re looking to hold a business meeting large or small, Fox World Travel’s Meeting and Incentive experts have the knowledge to work with you, creating a meeting that is sure to impress. Read how Fox uses the latest meeting management tools and why you should use Fox for your next meeting.

How can technology help you?

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What can a Corporate Travel Management Company do for you?

When a company is ready to strategically approach staff business travel needs, it often looks to the services and products a travel management company provides. After all, corporate travel management is a multifaceted, complex endeavor, particularly when done on a large scale in the corporate environment. So how can a travel management company help your organization? And what does a corporate travel management company do? Let’s find out.

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Why Empowering Travelers During Travel Disruptions Matters More Than Ever

Guest post by George Kalka, Fox’s Vice President of Global Client Solutions

Travel disruptions are inevitable. Consider that last year alone there were more than 100 major events (hurricanes, tropical storms, active volcanoes, earthquakes and named winter storms) that impacted travel. According to FlightGlobal, 3.6 million flights were canceled or delayed greater than 30 minutes in 2017. That’s nearly one of every 10 flights globally.

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