Hotel Safety Tips - Staying Safe and Secure
Post by : Admin on Oct 01,2020
Life on the road can be a little dangerous for travelers of all kinds and many dangers are presented along a journey. Use these tips to stay safe and secure on the road! 1. Keep your computer’s firewall on when using the public Internet. Public networks such as airports, airplanes, restaurants and hotels are very dangerous places. Don’t get hacked. Unless you really have a need to connect for speed, use your cellular function. 2. Keep your antivirus software up to date and be careful...
Chauffeured Rides: Is it a Luxury or Practicality?
Post by : Admin on Sep 24,2020
There are many people who likely see chauffeured transportation as a luxury or maybe even a little pretentious. There are probably some corporate travel bookers that see chauffeured transportation as an unnecessary and lavish expense. Chances are that the booking agent has never actually lived life on the road or experienced the benefits of having a driver take care of the driving while executives take care of business while riding. Let’s take a look at the practicality of chauffeured trans...
How to Land New Clients in a Covid Economy
Post by : Admin on Sep 15,2020
There is a good chance your business has been disrupted in some way by the coronavirus pandemic. As you know, it came on sudden and impacted most of businesses in some way. Many businesses have been left without clear government guidance on how to safely reopen or even when it might be safe to reopen. This makes planning the future difficult as we navigate through uncharted territory. It is what it is. Now is the time to embrace the situation and find new ways to do business as a matter of survi...
Corporate Travel Tips: How to Breeze Thru the Airport
Post by : Admin on Sep 10,2020
Getting in and out of airports can be a real hassle. Here are some business traveler tips that will help you breeze through the airport, through security and onto your plane. Avoid Airport Parking ~ Parking your car at the airport can be expensive, risky and time consuming. Park too close and you’ll end up paying premium parking fees. Park too far away and will be at the mercy of the shuttle bus. Getting a ride to the airport from a professional car service/limo service will likely be chea...
Real ID: Everything You Need to Know
Post by : Admin on Sep 03,2020
As you likely know, air travelers have been told for the last two years that you must have a Real ID to board a plane beginning 10/01/20. That date has now been pushed back one year to 10/01/21 due to COVID-19. REAL ID Enforcement Begins October 1, 2021 Beginning October 1, 2021, every air traveler 18 years of age and older will need a REAL ID compliant driver’s license or other acceptable form of ID to fly within the United States or enter federal facilities What is the REAL ID act? ...
Corporate Travel Tips: Business Traveler Tips
Post by : Admin on Aug 27,2020
Rewards Programs ~ Even if you only fly a handful of times a year, join the rewards program of any airline you are flying on BEFORE you purchase tickets. They are free to join. Points add up and you may be eligible for bonus points in promotions offered throughout the year. In most cases, companies allow employees to keep airline points and use for personal use. Also, rewards members are usually offered additional perks that can include early boarding, free alcoholic beverages and other ameniti...
Corporate Travel Tips: How to Pack Efficiently
Post by : Admin on Aug 24,2020
Making the best of routine corporate travel means knowing how to pack efficiently. Efficient packing starts with packing your stuff into a quality suitcase and packing your suitcase correctly will be extremely beneficial when you arrive at your destination. Pack Light This is the most important part of packing. You don’t need nearly as much as you think you do. Eliminate extra weight you will have to lug around and the possibility of having to check your luggage. Skip the extra pair of jea...
Corporate Traveler Tips: Traveling Safely During COVID-19
Post by : Admin on Aug 11,2020
Ecko Worldwide Transportation Group takes great pride in the delivery of best-in-class transportation service around the world. That commitment to service includes providing useful tips for our clients. The thought of traveling for business again might seem a little unnerving. Here are some tips that can help you prepare to safely return to the skies under a new normalcy. Relationships Are Key Having established relationships with national or global travel providers can eliminate much anxiet...
Corporate Traveler Tips: Safety Tips for Female Travelers
Post by : Admin on Aug 10,2020
Corporate travel routinely present dangerous scenarios for corporate travelers visiting unfamiliar cities, staying in hotels and working in unfamiliar venues. Any number of things can go wrong. Women traveling for business might face more challenges than their male counterparts. In fact, an astonishing 83% of female business travelers have reported experiencing a safety concern while traveling for business. We have compiled safety tips women should know when traveling for business. Chauffeur ...