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How to tell when it’s time for your small business to get serious about corporate travel

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Is corporate travel a privilege or a burden?

Business travel isn’t always fun. There’s delays, layovers, itemized receipts. Not to mention time away from home and family.

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10 Questions to Ask Before Buying Corporate Travel Management Software

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[Cheatsheet] 10 steps for a win-win corporate travel policy

Need a quick framework for creating (or improving) your company's corporate travel policy? Check out Lola.com's new cheatsheet Whether you’re a ...

4 Hidden Travel Costs in Your Corporate Travel Policy

10 Steps to A Win-Win Corporate Travel Policy

Introducing Corporate Travel Policy Week

At Lola.com, we take corporate travel policies seriously. How seriously? We’re devoting an entire week (ok, ok — an entire two weeks) to talking ...

The Most Important Hotel Amenities for Business Travelers

The hotel per diem allowed by your company is based on cost, but what does that cost include? No-charge extras can make a big difference in comfort ...

Setting a Meal Per Diem Policy The Easy Way

If you read our blog post last week, then you know that meal per diems can improve travel for you and your team. So now that you've decided a per ...

How to Set Per Diem Rates? Ask the GSA

Instituting a per diem allowance for meals when employees are traveling ensures your people won’t get short-changed and your travel budget won’t get ...

Good Travel Policies Have 5 Things in Common

A good travel policy is a good thing. But why not make yours great? Leaders shoot for the moon, right? And, frankly, your travel-weary employees ...

The True Cost of Travel Policy Non-Compliance

How much is your organization spending on corporate travel? A lot, probably. For a typical company, travel is the single-highest controllable expense ...

7 Things to Avoid Putting in Your Corporate Travel Policy

The best corporate travel policy for your organization will be unique to you because your company’s travel reality is different from other firms. ...

Guidelines for Creating a Corporate Travel Policy

A corporate travel policy is a tool designed to help both employees and company executives make effective decisions. It explains what you expect from ...

The One-Pager: Corporate Travel Policy Best Practices

Why have a corporate travel policy if your team doesn't follow the rules? Unfortunately, the problem with most travel policies is simple: they are ...

Reducing Meal Expenses for Business Travelers

When you take the time to write up a business travel policy, it’s often hard to figure out what parameters to set around meal expense reimbursement. ...

Fake Reviews Are Real - Help Your Team Avoid Them

When your employees are booking a hotel for business travel, there’s a good chance they are looking up reviews on sites like TripAdvisor. But ...

5 Ways Employees Can Reduce Business Travel Expenses

When you’re coming up with a business travel policy for your company, it’s hard to balance the needs of the business with the needs of your team. If ...

4 Signs That Excel Sheets Can't Handle Your Travel Expenses

Like so many other companies, you might still be using Excel to manage your team’s business travel expenses. While this is a good short term ...

What's the Best Corporate Travel Solution For You?

If your company is like most, your travel process is probably disorganized and complicated. Fear not! There are several corporate travel solutions ...

Basic Economy Fare is Bad for Business Travel

Running a travel program for your business can often feel like juggling. You have to balance your needs (like staying under budget and reporting ...

6 Reasons Your Employees Hate Your Travel Policy

You’ve taken the time to write up a travel policy, but your employees are not following it. We’ve put together some common mistakes companies make in ...

A Day in the Life of Lola.com's EA

“Wait… so what does an Executive Assistant actually do?” It’s a question I get asked. A lot. If you had asked me that exact question last year, I ...

Simplified Corporate Travel Planning for EAs

If you're an Executive Assistant, then you know what it’s like to be planning, booking, and changing travel plans for your boss. Most EAs book ...

How to Set Corporate Hotel Rates by City

Corporate travel policies are put into place to help guide employees with decisions when booking hotels and flights for business trips. These ...

Flying Blind Without A Corporate Travel Policy

There comes a time when most growing businesses need to determine if they need a corporate travel policy, or if they should continue to let employees ...

5 Things to Include in Your Travel Policy

If your company doesn’t currently have a travel policy, then you know the pain of employee overspending, stressed out travelers, and wasted time ...

Flexible Company Travel Policies Can Reduce Expenses

From the Road: What Travelers Want in a Company Travel Policy

My first job out of college was in sales for a significant Wall Street player.  My first business trip was the inevitable – back to my alma mater to ...

How to Make Your Corporate Travel Policy Employee-Friendly

Traditional corporate travel policy is many things, but traveler friendly is not one of them. More and more companies are learning that in order to ...

Business travel sucks. Luckily, Lola is here to make it all better.

Launching today, Lola is a tool that makes every facet of business travel easier, with a model and services no one in the travel industry has offered ...

Business Travelers, We Have Heard You and Help is on the Way

A year ago when we launched Lola, we wanted to learn about the possibilities and the practicality of real human and AI driven service in travel. ...

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