Author Archives: Monica Eiden

Monica Eiden

About Monica Eiden

Role within CWT • I negotiate hotel programs for our clients and perform in-depth hotel analysis. Years with CWT • 11 years with CWT Years in the travel industry • 11 years in the travel industry Favorite part of your job • I really enjoy analysis; I like finding savings opportunities for my clients that are actionable and that can impact their bottom line. Personal interest • I like to design and quilt blankets. Favorite trip • A Caribbean cruise with my mother, brother, and sister for my mother’s 60th birthday. My favorite part (even before we set sail) was watching my mother’s face as she opened the present and realized that her own children were taking her on a cruise.
  • Making meeting attendance more meaningful

    Posted on February 9, 2011 by in Meetings & Events, Travel Tips

    The save the date has arrived in your inbox – you’re heading for your next face-to-face company meeting.  While you may end up working extra to meet client deadlines and other work while you’re away, resist the urge to view meetings as a chore, and instead focus on maximizing what you put into, and therefore get out of, your […]

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  • Where does your loyalty lie?

    Posted on December 16, 2010 by in Travel Tips

    Loyalty.  Who gets it?  It’s difficult to determine—even for me, someone who works in the travel industry—which loyalty programs I should be signing up for.  From hotel to airline programs, loyalty programs all are aimed to sway our buying decisions—but which ones are really the best? Many individual loyalty programs can pose difficulties for most […]

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  • Who’s got your back?

    Posted on August 6, 2010 by in Business Travel, Safety & Security

    I was watching a movie this weekend, an event that has happened very rarely for me over the past seven years. The movie was The Blind Side starring Sandra Bullock and Tim McGraw. The movie choice was difficult since I have been out-of-the-loop when it comes to cinema hits and because of the many choices provided […]

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