Slideshow 5 top business travel apps

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  • December 15 2014, 2:56pm EST
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Between traveling to open-enrollment meetings and industry conferences, to prospecting new clients, benefit advisers spend a significant amount of their working hours on business travel. Here are the top five business travel apps to simplify your time on the road, according to Certify:

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TripCase

TripCase helps you manage your entire trip itinerary in one place. You can combine bookings from multiple sources, including your hotel website and travel agency and receive free flight alerts based on your trip details. The app allows you to add notes to your itinerary, with reminders or other thoughts, ideas and details. It also allows you to share some or all of your travel plans with friends, family and colleagues.


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Hotel Tonight

When your half-day business trip turns into an overnighter and you need a hotel room fast, this app helps you book one. Choose from a hand-picked selection of top-rated hotels with last-minute discount pricing. Booking a room takes just 10 seconds, according to the app developers —3 taps and a swipe!

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Certify

Certify helps business travelers easily track expenses on the go. Employees can take a photo of a receipt using their smartphone or camera-enabled tablet. They can even snap a picture of the parking meter or the bellman holding the tip they just paid him, and Certify will turn it into an electronic receipt.

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Seamless

Everybody’s gotta eat, but knowing where to find some grub when you’r e out of town can be difficult. Seamless helps you order food right from your phone for delivery or takeout from local restaurants. View thousands of menus online, enjoy free online ordering and wait for your food to come to you. You can also enjoy exclusive discounts and deals.

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Waze

Stuck in a traffic jam and wondering if you’re going to make your next meeting on time? Waze is a community-based traffic and navigation app that can help you decide whether to stay on the clogged freeway or look for an alternative route. Drivers in the area use the app to share real-time traffic and road info.

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