Will leakage from travel policies be impacted by COVID-19?

The pandemic has highlighted the potential duty of care gaps that out of policy bookings can cause. Having a clear picture of where your employees are, what potential risks they may face, and being able to easily coordinate their safe return proved challenging in cases where travel bookings were not centralized.

By |2020-07-03T22:06:39+00:00June 19th, 2020|Business Travel, Research and Statistics|

How to Best Work in an Airport Departure Lounge

Trying to work at an airport can be a hassle for business travelers due to the loud noise, slow Wi-Fi service, and lack of seating. Instead of dealing with the commotion of the airport environment, Shep’s Chief Technology Officer, Rafael Torres, will tell you why you should use an airport departure lounge to have a productive work session.

By |2018-10-19T20:32:54+00:00October 19th, 2018|Business Travel|

Duty of Care: Employers’ Obligation Towards Traveling Employees

For corporate managers, understanding the notion of duty of care in the context of corporate travel is essential for ensuring compliance and establishing a sufficient business travel safety policy for company employees. So, before sending them off to their next corporate adventure with a carry-on bag in hand, set aside the time necessary to comprehend the big picture around duty of care and what it means for employers.

By |2019-02-01T17:08:16+00:00July 8th, 2018|Research and Statistics|

Shep CEO Named 2018 Corporate Travel Innovator

Shep CEO and Co-founder Daniel Senyard was honored among 15 other leaders in the corporate travel space for his contributions to the evolution of modern business travel through Shep, an employee-focused open booking tool for business travel. Shep's mission is to bring low touch travel management to the unmanaged.

By |2018-08-03T22:57:52+00:00May 24th, 2018|Business Travel, News|

Flight Safety Stats for the 2018 Business Traveler

We know—there’s more to business travel than just packing luggage and planning a trip to a set destination. There’s a sense of excitement, efficient execution of company policies, and also a lingering fear of flying. So, how safe is flying? Shep researched and compiled flight safety stats for the 2018 business traveler that may help settle the concerns of that fearful traveler.

By |2018-06-06T15:57:43+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Business Travel, Research and Statistics|