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VLOG: 6 Survival Tips for First Time Travel Managers

Whilst being a travel manager can be a rewarding role, when organising corporate travel requirements there are many things to consider which you wouldn’t normally when booking for yourself. Not only will you be booking for numerous people to various destinations, all with different preferences and specific needs, if you make a mistake it’s your travellers and not you who will be stranded at the airport missing that crucial meeting. Not only could this impact the growth and success of the business, it will also mean exhausted and frustrated travellers directing their anger at you.

But it’s not all doom and gloom, here are our top survival tips for first-time travel managers… and remember…you can do this!

Hopefully, the above tips will help you navigate the first months in your new role. If you have any tips for a first time Travel Manager then we’d love to hear from you! Just leave a comment in the box below... 

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About James Plumb

James is one of our experienced Business Development Managers and loves nothing more than helping his clients obtain the latest solutions to help make business travel easier.
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