ISM T&E Conference Focuses on Complexities of Travel

"Travel Detective" Peter Greenburg, travel editor for CBS News, speaks at ISM T&E 2016.

"Travel is often undervalued and misunderstood in companies despite the significant impact on people and their productivity,” says Frederic Khalil, former chief procurement officer for Guardian Life, in his opening remarks Thursday at ISM’s inaugural T&E Conference in Miami.  “However, the role of travel is becoming more important as we’re tasked with balancing people’s satisfaction and … [Read more...]

ISM T&E Conference: What’s in Your Travel Policy?

(From left to right) Frederic Khalil, former chief procurement officer for Guardian Life; Deb Stanton, executive managing director for CAPS Research; and Jay Campbell, journalist and co-founder of The Company Dime.

Achieving a high level of compliance is where a comprehensive, straightforward travel policy can make a difference, panelists said during the discussion T&E Policy: Implementation and Compliance on Thursday at ISM’s inaugural T&E Conference in Miami. Carol McDowell, manager of corporate travel services for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, says a travel policy should be written … [Read more...]