Business travel and corporate housing still provide great returns for companies everywhere

Posted on 08. Jan, 2010 by Kat Schneider Fotheringham in Blog, Business Travel, Uncategorized, executive accommodations, international business travel

It’s something we in the corporate housing industry talk about a lot, but it’s always good to see evidence of what we all believe to be true!
According to research conducted by Oxford Economics, a consulting firm that collaborates with Oxford University’s business college, for every dollar companies spend on business travel, they get an average [...]

Attempted Christmas Day Bombing Will Not Dampen Desire to Resume Business Travel

Posted on 06. Jan, 2010 by Kat Schneider Fotheringham in Blog, Business Travel, Uncategorized, executive accommodations, international business travel

From the White House to your house, with all of the talk about the attempted  bombing on Christmas Day from the Amsterdam-to-Detroit flight, thought it might be a good idea to inject a little cyber “reality check” via The Corporate Housing Network Blog.
According to the a survey of  150 travel managers conducted by the National [...]

Business travelers returning to the front of the plane! Great news for 2010 and Corporate Housing!

Posted on 29. Dec, 2009 by Kat Schneider Fotheringham in Blog, Business Travel, Uncategorized, executive accommodations, international business travel

Great news!  Looks as though business travelers appear to be returning to the front of the airplane, a sign that companies may be feeling more optimistic about the economy, American Express Business Travel said earlier this month.
The results of the company’s most recent Business Travel Monitor survey indicated that airfares rose modestly during the last quarter [...]

A Wonderful Sign for the Future of Business Travel and Corporate Housing Arrives in London Early Next Year

Posted on 18. Dec, 2009 by Kat Schneider Fotheringham in Blog, Business Travel, Uncategorized, executive accommodations, international business travel

I know we are just entering winter, but I’m hoping we’re seeing yet another harbinger of good news andpositive signs of  life for business travel and corporate housing.
The giants of business travel brands including  American Express, British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and IHG are returning to the Business Travel & Meetings Show this coming February in London. According [...]

Talk about a great deal! There’s never a charge to search and request corporate housing on TCHNetwork!

Posted on 17. Dec, 2009 by Kat Schneider Fotheringham in Blog, Business Travel, Uncategorized, executive accommodations, international business travel

You read it correctly. Never a charge to search and request housing on TCHNetwork!
In your search for corporate housing, are you tired of endlessly calling 800# after 800#, only to be told “Let me look into this and get back to you”? On TCHNetwork, you are in the driver’s seat. You can view Real-Time [...]

Well, the World is Changing and so is Corporate Housing

Posted on 16. Dec, 2009 by Kat Schneider Fotheringham in Blog, Business Travel, Uncategorized, executive accommodations, international business travel

Well, the world is changing.  In the wake of a major change in the U.S. credit and financial markets, people have changed how they do everything–especially business.
And corporate housing and business travel are no exceptions.  With increased focus on how travel and human resource managers are handling everything from business trips to employee relocation, many [...]

Everything is negotiable, including rates for corporate housing

Posted on 15. Dec, 2009 by Kat Schneider Fotheringham in Blog, Business Travel, Uncategorized, executive accommodations, international business travel

I wanted to stop and take a moment this busy holiday season to bring to our Members’ attention a very common occurrence that takes place when valuable prospects visit The Corporate Housing Network.
There are, of course, pluses and minuses to most corporate housing sales situations (i.e. you get the deal, but it wasn’t as profitable [...]

Average Ticket Prices (ATPs) for Corporate Travelers Expected to Inch Up, with Corporate Housing Rates Remaining Steady

Posted on 14. Dec, 2009 by Kat Schneider Fotheringham in Blog, Business Travel, Uncategorized, executive accommodations, international business travel

More news to consider regarding the cost of corporate travel and corporate housing in the coming year.  According to the Egencia’s 2010 Corporate Travel Forecast — average ticket prices (ATPs) for corporate travelers are expected to increase globally, while average daily rates (ADRs) for business travelers are expected to increase only in Europe.
With the focus on [...]

Business Travel Forecast for 2010: How will it Impact Corporate Housing?

Posted on 12. Dec, 2009 by Kat Schneider Fotheringham in Blog, Business Travel, Uncategorized, executive accommodations, international business travel

If you work for a large organization or corporation, you’ve probably already seen it or will soon.  Business travel policies are getting much stricter for some organizations, in fact, according to the Globe and Mail of Canada.
Egencia Canada is reporting that travel managers and clients are sharing with them that stricter travel policies and more [...]

Increased Demand Both Domestically and Internationally Should Benefit Corporate Housing Market

Posted on 11. Dec, 2009 by Kat Schneider Fotheringham in Blog, Business Travel, Uncategorized, executive accommodations, international business travel

Unless you’ve been living in a bubble, your business has been impacted by global economic conditions over the past couple of years. Here at The Corporate Housing Network, we’ve been hearing our share about how corporate housing, business travel, and all things related will be impacted.  I recently shared with Members the results of one revered travel management company’s findings, focusing primarily on [...]