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Travelling Often? Here are 5 Tips For Offsetting Your Carbon Footprint

06 Nov 2019
In 2019, climate change is one of the big issues at the forefront of global consciousness. Opposing views dwell on all sides of conversations...
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The Rise of Cybercrime In Travel: Know the Risks and How to Evade Them

03 Oct 2019
While most of us don’t think twice about plugging our phone into a free charging station or hopping on the free Wi-Fi to check...
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FareStar: Minimise the Cost, Maximise the Experience

11 Sep 2019
In an increasingly complex travel environment, more South African companies are discovering the advantages of outsourcing their business travel needs. After twelve years, Club...
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The Case for Bleisure: Three Things to Consider in a Work Travel Policy

02 Sep 2019
“Bleisure” is the latest catchphrase for the growing number of professionals who blend leisure time into business trips. If your company is already doing...
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Five Ways SAATM will Make Business Travel in Africa Better

01 Aug 2019
When the Single African Air Transport Market finally launched in 2018 it was lauded as the first major step African countries have taken towards...
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5 of the Best African Airports for Business Travellers

01 Jul 2019
In Africa, the airport experience has long been besieged by chaotic queues, average amenities and a general sense of discomfort for passengers. As business...
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Luggage Types For Business Travellers

03 Jun 2019
The days of carrying heavy, unpractical suitcases are long gone. When selecting luggage, the first thing business travellers should look at is convenience. As...
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RUNWAY, RAILWAY OR ROADWAY?

25 Apr 2019
In today’s international business world 24/7 connectivity is a prerequisite, speed is a virtue and, more often than not, face-to-face interaction across continents is...
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New destination, new risks?

20 Mar 2019
New business opportunities often involve new destinations; some of which may be new to your company and your travellers. It can be quite daunting...
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Are unnecessary travel expenses causing a serious burden on your bottom line?

06 Mar 2019
According to a recent report, business travel takes up to 31% of a large company’s budget. Therefore, it is crucial that companies should constantly...
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THE SAFETY OF YOUR BUSINESS TRAVELLERS IS YOUR BUSINESS

20 Feb 2019
Statistics from over 22 500 sources state that, worldwide, commercial airlines carried over 4.3 billion passengers on scheduled flights in 2018. Given the proliferation...
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HOW TO PROTECT YOUR MOST VALUED ASSETS

28 Jan 2019
The successful growth of an increasing number of companies depends on their employees regularly searching for, discovering and securing business in foreign destinations. By...
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THE FUTURE OF TRAVEL PAYMENT – VIRTUALLY HERE!

14 Dec 2018
It’s an indisputable fact that an ever-growing majority of people, via their smartphones, are living lives of instant gratification. It’s also a fact that...
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DATA SECURITY – PREPARE FOR ‘WHAT IF?’

21 Nov 2018
The phrase, ‘What if?’ implies being faced with situations, the outcomes of which are unknown. Doing business in foreign lands is fraught with ‘What...
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WHO BENEFITS FROM YOUR 30-DAY TRAVEL ACCOUNT?

08 Nov 2018
There has been quite a stir around the topic of travel procurement, following a recent Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Conference. With Government finally...
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IS YOUR TRAVEL MANAGEMENT COMPANY PULLING THE WOOL OVER YOUR EYES?

24 Oct 2018
Travel Management Companies have long been the centre of controversy when it comes to variable rates and service fees charged. It only takes one...
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DIFFERENT FLIGHT TYPES – WHAT DO THEY MEAN?

22 Oct 2018
In a fast-changing, deadline-driven, global business environment, business travel can often be unpredictable. Meetings in foreign countries are postponed or redirected at the last...
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ALTERNATIVE BUSINESS ACCOMMODATION – PROS AND CONS

21 Sep 2018
Companies whose employees travel regularly, nationally or internationally, will know that the largest expense is flight tickets. A close second is the price of...
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TMCS PLUS ENTREPRENEURS – THE MAIN EVENT

20 Aug 2018
It is widely acknowledged that a proliferation of successful entrepreneurs is an imperative in South Africa. They bring to life new technologies, products, services...
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WHO OWNS FREQUENCY FLYER AIR MILES – EMPLOYER OR EMPLOYEE?

20 Jul 2018
It’s a generally accepted fact that whoever pays for the flight ticket which generates the air miles (also known as frequent flyer miles or...
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DECLARE OR NOT DECLARE? THAT’S THE QUESTION

15 Jun 2018
Social media and news channels have been abuzz with reports from South African travellers who claim they’re facing fines because, on their return to...
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PERSONAL SECURITY – TO GET THE BEST, PLAN FOR THE WORST

22 May 2018
More and more international corporate companies are expanding their businesses into emerging markets in Africa, South America, as well as the Middle and Far...
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BUSINESS TRAVEL – POLICY BEFORE CLASS

23 Apr 2018
A growing number of international organisations are experiencing increased business trips to foreign markets. Besides securing new deals in far-off countries where returns are...
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THE TMC’S ROLE – A GREAT DEAL MORE THAN GREAT DEALS

23 Mar 2018
Invariably, reputable travel management companies (TMCs) have time-honoured relationships with a wide range of quality suppliers; relationships which guarantee that their corporate clients receive...
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IS BUSINESS TRAVEL TO CAPE TOWN DRYING UP?

20 Feb 2018
At the latest World Economic Forum held in Davos, Switzerland, India’s Prime Minister opened the week by telling delegates that climate change is the...
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THE INS AND OUTS OF CHANGING TMCs

26 Jan 2018
The inevitability of change pertains to all relationships, both professional and personal. The relationship between a travel management company (TMC) and its clients is...
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NEW YEAR, NEW MARKETS, NEW PLAN

15 Dec 2017
Entering new markets, especially in foreign countries, is always exciting, often daunting and definitely challenging. Different cultures, time zones, climates, visa requirements, plus political...
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TRAVEL POLICY FOR PEAK PERFORMANCE

24 Nov 2017
A growing number of businesses across the world are regarding business travel, not as a cost, but as an economic lever to boost corporate...
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PARTNERING WITH A GOOD TMC GOES A LONG WAY

25 Oct 2017
Any number of unforeseen occurrences can suddenly arise that impact the itineraries of business people while travelling. This is particularly pertinent during extended, multi-destination,...
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PROFESSIONAL TRAVEL IS PERSONAL

21 Sep 2017
Global corporate travel is on the rise with more and more businesspeople spending an increasing amount of time conducting business in foreign countries. The...
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EFFECTIVE TRAVEL MANAGEMENT TURNS HIGH RISK INTO HIGH REWARD

23 Aug 2017
Today, in a world that’s effectively a global village, pioneering companies are sending an increasing number of travellers to conduct business in relatively unknown,...
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EDUCATIONAL GROUP TRAVEL – THERE’S A LOT TO LEARN

25 Jul 2017
Organisers, parents and volunteers who have experienced being responsible for a group of spirited youngsters travelling abroad, have learnt the importance of meticulous planning....
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Club Travel Corporate is leading the way in multiple travel technology solutions

26 Jun 2017
Club Travel Corporate is the first South African travel management company to be certified by Sabre Travel Network to fully support its world-leading online...
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FROM THE BIG IDEA TO THE SMALLEST DETAIL

26 May 2017
The difference between a conference/event being good or great, often with a large number of delegates flying in from around the world, is dependent...
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SPECIAL PLANS FOR SPECIAL NEEDS

25 Apr 2017
Planning a seamless business trip for people with special needs can be challenging and complicated. Businesses are well advised to have focused travel policies...
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MAKE SMALL BUSINESS BIG BUSINESS

22 Mar 2017
It’s an indisputable fact that the adage, ‘time is money’ applies across all industries. This is especially applicable to entrepreneurs and SMMEs where people...
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ON-THE-GROUND SAVINGS – WHO GETS THE DEAL RIGHT?

27 Feb 2017
When it comes to negotiating the best deals for on-the-ground costs, both travel management companies (TMCs) and their clients have important roles to play....
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COMPANY CULTURE DEFINES TRAVEL POLICY

24 Jan 2017
A conference in Australia, an incentive to the Seychelles, teambuilding in the Drakensberg, road-showing across Europe – whatever the reason for an organisation’s national...
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MINIMISING THE RISK; MAXIMISING THE EXPERIENCE

22 Dec 2016
Travel Risk Management (TRM) is a primary focus of organisations in today’s unpredictable global environment. After all, the protection and safety of employees travelling...
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Fare Star gives Club Travel Corporate’s clients an all-access pass to international travel

21 Nov 2016
Due to the volatility of our local currency, international travel budgeting is becoming increasingly challenging for South African based companies. This may seem obvious....
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