GBTA Business Traveler Sentiment Index™ Global Report– At a Glance, July 2015: GBTA Foundation in Partnership with American Express

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GBTA Business Traveler Sentiment IndexOriginally posted: July 16, 2015

From Wi-Fi to mobile apps, technology is changing how business travelers worldwide get work done, get around and stay productive when they’re on the road, according to the first GBTA Business Traveler Sentiment Index™ Global Report in partnership with American Express. Global business travelers have grown to rely on Wi-Fi, overall, 78% agree that access to Wi-Fi is vital to their work and expect it wherever they go, including hotels and airplanes.

Key Research Highlights:

  • Business travelers everywhere are concerned about the health of the global economy, but are optimistic about their own companies and industries.

  • Wi-Fi tops the list of technologies that business travelers say are vital to helping them be effective and productive on the road.

  • Millennial business travelers are among early adopters of mobile apps, social media and sharing economy services when traveling for work and expect to rely on them even more in coming months.

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