When it comes to their favored mode of transportation, 88 percent of those surveyed said that they preferred to rent a car when going on a business trip for more than three days over using a ride-sharing service (7%), public transportation (3%) or a taxi (2%).While business travel certainly can have its perks, it can also come with challenges, and survey respondents didn't hold back when sharing some of those pain points:
- No one likes a "know-it-all"Nearly 40 percent of those surveyed said their least favorite business travel companion is "the know-it-all" followed by "the chatterbox" (29%), "the drinker" (19%), "the boss" (10%) and "the rookie" or new employee (2%).
- Comfort is king An uncomfortable airline seat (27%) and long lines (26%) were the top two biggest annoyances of business travel for those surveyed, followed by loud hotel neighbors (15%).
- Pitfalls to avoid when traveling with co-workersGossiping about work or co-workers is the No. 1 pitfall to avoid when traveling with co-workers (30%), closely followed by drinking too much alcohol (25%) and oversharing personal information (22%).
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