Business Travel Tips http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6604/more en U.S. Airlines: The New OPEC? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/us-airlines-new-opec <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>With the consolidation in the U.S. airline industry, some say the airlines, facing strong demand and lower costs, now have an OPEC-like clout that allows them to increase prices and fees while reducing flights, crunching both passengers and their wallets.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/us-airlines-new-opec" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/us-airlines-new-opec#comments Association Meetings Business Travel Tips Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings face2face Tue, 03 Feb 2015 20:48:00 +0000 47121 at http://meetingsnet.com Nor’easter’s Travel Effects Likely to Linger http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/nor-easter-s-travel-effects-likely-linger <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Storm-related driving bans and airport closures likely will affect meeting-related travel in New England—and beyond—this week.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/nor-easter-s-travel-effects-likely-linger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/nor-easter-s-travel-effects-likely-linger#comments Business Travel Tips Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:25:00 +0000 46841 at http://meetingsnet.com Image by Sergiy Serdyuk/Thinkstock by Getty Images Just How Safe Is that Airline? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/just-how-safe-airline <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>New report rates world's 60 largest airlines on safety: 2014 was not a great year for air travel, with the number of commercial airplane fatalities quadrupling over the 2013 numbers. Which airlines—and which regions of the world—are the safest to fly?</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/just-how-safe-airline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/just-how-safe-airline#comments Business Travel Tips face2face Wed, 21 Jan 2015 20:31:00 +0000 46631 at http://meetingsnet.com Marriott Offers Free Wi-Fi at 3,800 Hotels http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/marriott-offers-free-wi-fi-3800-hotels <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Conditions: You need to be a Marriott Rewards member, and you need to book your stay through a Marriott channel.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/marriott-offers-free-wi-fi-3800-hotels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/marriott-offers-free-wi-fi-3800-hotels#comments Business Travel Tips Tech News/Trends News Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:39:00 +0000 44981 at http://meetingsnet.com My Tips for Stress-Free Packing http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/my-tips-stress-free-packing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Do you consider packing one of the worst parts of a trip? What if it could be stress-free? Timothy Arnold lays it all out for you.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/my-tips-stress-free-packing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/my-tips-stress-free-packing#comments Business Travel Tips Global Events Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:42:00 +0000 44971 at http://meetingsnet.com When It Comes to Comfort on Planes, Did We Ask for a Lack Thereof in Return for Cheap Airfare? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/when-it-comes-comfort-planes-did-we-ask-lack-thereof-return-cheap-airfare <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Travel consumer advocate Chris Elliott says we don't have to accept the airlines' argument that accepting small seats and growing baggage fees equals being OK with misery if the ticket price is right.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/when-it-comes-comfort-planes-did-we-ask-lack-thereof-return-cheap-airfare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/when-it-comes-comfort-planes-did-we-ask-lack-thereof-return-cheap-airfare#comments Business Travel Tips face2face Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:57:00 +0000 44821 at http://meetingsnet.com IMEX America Survival—and Productivity—Tips http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/imex-america-survival-and-productivity-tips <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Timothy Arnold calls IMEX America one of the best shows of the year. And he's got some tips to share for maximizing this opportunity to see the world in one place.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/imex-america-survival-and-productivity-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/imex-america-survival-and-productivity-tips#comments Association Meetings Business Travel Tips Financial/Insurance Meetings Medical Meetings Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:19:00 +0000 44441 at http://meetingsnet.com The Traveler’s Tipping Guide http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/traveler-s-tipping-guide <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>You might never see your housekeeper, but you should still give her a generous tip.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/traveler-s-tipping-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/traveler-s-tipping-guide#comments Association Meetings Business Travel Tips Financial/Insurance Meetings Corporate Meetings Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:03:00 +0000 43881 at http://meetingsnet.com Sue’s Air Travel Etiquette Guide http://meetingsnet.com/blog/sue-s-air-travel-etiquette-guide <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here’s my first stab at creating a guide to airplane etiquette that, if followed, might just keep the bloodletting to a minimum (until the next seat-space downshift, that is). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/sue-s-air-travel-etiquette-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/sue-s-air-travel-etiquette-guide#comments Business Travel Tips face2face Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:12:00 +0000 43731 at http://meetingsnet.com What Road Warriors Look for in Luggage http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/what-road-warriors-look-luggage <div class="field-deck"> Who better to ask about what qualities to look for in a piece of luggage than our own advisory board, who, collectively, rack up millions of miles a year? Here’s what they said. SPONSORED BY TUMI </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Who better to ask about what qualities to look for in a piece of luggage than our own advisory board, who, collectively, rack up millions of miles a year? Here’s what they said. SPONSORED BY TUMI</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/what-road-warriors-look-luggage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/what-road-warriors-look-luggage#comments Business Travel Tips Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:54:00 +0000 43681 at http://meetingsnet.com