Ovation Publishes 6-Step Overview to Create and Enhance a Corporate Risk Management Plan

For Immediate Release - April 19, 2016 - Ovation Corporate Travel, the 5th largest travel management agency in the U.S. by volume, according to Business Travel News, has published a complimentary, high-level guide to best practices in a travel risk management program. Read More

The Smartest Travelers Know How to Navigate the Online and Offline World of Travel

LinkedIn - April 16, 2016 - As technology changes the travel industry, travel management companies must evolve in conjunction with these changes. The challenge is maintaining the optimum “handshake” between the online and offline worlds. While tech-savvy travel consultants are always essential, career growth opportunities are also developing in such areas as data analytics, travel ... Read More

Starwood & Marriott’s Merger: Why You Should Pay Attention to the Creation of the World’s Largest Hotel Company

LinkedIn - March 23, 2016 - Starwood's impending merger with Marriott is significant within the industry for a multitude of reasons. Areas of possible change include hotel rates, rewards programs, management, and relationships to online travel agencies. Due to the size of the merger, any future decisions can both shape trends and affect the industry as a whole. To read more, click here. Read More

Do You Ever Feel Guilty About Needing "Me" Time?

LinkedIn – February 15, 2016 – In order to be present for others, you need to take care of yourself first. Take the time to prioritize things that allow you to de-stress and reflect. Look at your time as a series of investments and say “no” to that which does not provide value to your life. To read more, click here. Read More

Becoming Self-Aware and Beating Last Year

LinkedIn -- February 1, 2016 -- While no one person has every skillset, it’s important to become self-aware and identify personal strengths and weaknesses. Never be afraid to ask questions and tackle any obstacles that impede improvement. Both in business and in your personal life, formulate relationships with people that both complement your skillset and share your world view. To read more, ... Read More

Encouraging Everyone to Think Like an Entrepreneur

LinkedIn -- November 30, 2015 -- Creating a culture that embraces entrepreneurial thinking improves both business and the work environment. To read more, click here. Read More

Why Disconnecting Can Make You More Productive

LinkedIn -- October 23, 2015 -- The act of disconnecting can improve productivity, and relaxing and refreshing the mind is of utmost importance in order to remain productive. Simple tricks, such as getting enough sleep and prioritization, will help in maintaining focus while staying on top of the work at hand. To read more, click here. Read More