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+00:00 October 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 | 2018-08-07T02:48:53+00:00 July 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+00:00 May 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+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|Business Travel, Research and Statistics|

How Millennial Travel Trends are Changing Business Travel

If there’s one niche group that has paved the way to a new type of corporate culture, it is the Millennial generation. Whether they are traveling overseas or trekking through sought-after destinations, Millennials born between the years 1980 and 2000 have become today’s movers-and-shakers in the business world. For employers, understanding the needs, expectations, and habits of this unique generation is essential to establishing a sufficient company travel policy.

By | 2018-10-26T23:06:32+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Business Travel, Research and Statistics|

Myth versus Reality: Travel Beliefs and the Truth Behind Them

There are many travel myths currently flying around. To distinguish the truth from the myths, Shep investigated popular travel myths to find out the truth behind them.

By | 2018-09-25T19:44:11+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Business Travel, Research and Statistics|

Now is the Time to Manage Your Travel Spend!

Travel is a company's second largest controllable expense, but only a third of all companies in America don't have guidance or travel policy in place. Find out how you can easily set some reasonable expectations regarding traveling.

By | 2018-09-26T20:47:34+00:00 January 2nd, 2017|Business Travel, Research and Statistics, Startups|