Flightline Travel Management Company has again been awarded Investors in People (IIP) accreditation
7th May 2014
Haddenham, Buckinghamshire, UK – May 7, 2014 – Flightline Travel Management Ltd, one of the leading independent business travel companies in the UK, has again achieved the prestigious Investors in People (IIP) accreditation.
Investors in People is the UK’s leading accreditation for business improvement through people management, and provides a wealth of resources for businesses to innovate, improve and grow, with a focus on good people making great business. Investors in People recognised businesses, such as Flightline Travel Management, are people-oriented and show continuous improvement in business performance by applying sound business management practice.
Jim McDaid, Managing Director at Flightline Travel Management Ltd said: “People are at the heart of everything we do in our business, whether it is in supporting our staff or helping our customers to travel smarter, safer and greener. At Flightline Travel Management we believe that enthusiastic and well-trained people are the key to outstanding customer service and long-term business success. This award not only recognises our continuous investment in supporting and developing our staff, but also the value, desire and commitment staff and management have to ensure our customers benefit from sustainable business travel solutions that work.”
Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said: “Achieving the Investors in People standard is something that any organisation should be truly proud of and shows the commitment Flightline Travel Management places on staff and business development. I hope other companies in the industry are encouraged by this example. By achieving the Investors in People Standard, the business travel agency can assist organisations to enhance their competitiveness, improve cash-flow and drive CSR compliance. Working with Investors in People inspires and enables leaders, managers and employees at all levels to build their skills, improve their performance and achieve their potential. We’d like to congratulate Flightline Travel Management Ltd on their achievement.”
Research shows that organisations of all sizes and industries that take a comprehensive best practices approach to people management perform better than those who don’t – showing in average greater business productivity, increased process efficiencies, higher profitability, more commitment and a higher staff-retention rate as opposed to their competitors.
To find out more about the benefits of Investors in People, visit www.investorsinpeople.co.uk.
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About Flightline Travel Management
Flightline Travel Management is one of the leading independent business travel companies in the UK delivering smart business travel solutions, technology and superior customer service to the SME sector, large enterprises and business travellers worldwide.
The full-service travel management company helps forward-thinking companies to drive policy compliance and cost savings in their corporate travel programme. Flightline Travel Management helps smart business travellers to travel safe, comfortable and within policy while benefitting from a productive, stress-free business trip. For further information, please visit www.flightline-travel.co.uk or connect with us on Twitter @FlightlineTrav1.
About Investors in People
Investors in People makes people management excellence count. They exist to help businesses realise the potential of their people, improve standards and gain the accreditation to prove it. Through the respected Standard, business insight and the IIP bank of tools and resources, organisations of all shapes and sizes can put their people first – and discover a brighter business future.
Over the last 20 years, IIP has helped more than 100,000 businesses around the world improve, using their Accreditation Framework to boost working culture, increase employee engagement and encourage game-changing leadership.
Investors in People is owned and managed by the UK Commission for Employment and Skills, an executive non-departmental public body of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. Investors in People South of England is delivered by Grant Thornton UK LLP under license from the UK Commission for Employment and Skills.
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