Airbnb has more than 500,000 customers situated across the globe who use the platform to manage corporate trips and travel. They are companies who use Airbnb for Work for their needs associated with arranging business trips. In order to improve the user experience and make it easier to find relevant information, the online short-rental company has introduced new tools and upgrades to the platform.
The latest improvements focus on Airbnb for Work, the sect of the platform which focuses on serving businesses in particular. It aims to help customers manage corporate travel and employee productivity, offering services such as business travel, team-building exercises and offsite activities.
The enhancements announced today have improved the search capabilities of Airbnb for business trips specifically. From now on, the search results are based on recommendations and ratings given by other corporate travelers.
In addition to better search results, a new work trip toggle has also been introduced to make it easier to access work-friendly homes on the platform. The new business toggle is available on Airbnb's website as well as its mobile applications. All of the new tools and improvements are available internationally.