Management Concepts Press New Publication Clarifies Federal Travel Regulations

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Management Concepts proudly announces the publication of Navigating Federal Travel: A Q and A Roadmap, by Queen E. Cox.

Federal employees and their agencies must follow numerous and complex sets of guidelines that cover Federal travel issues. Now, there is a clear and easy to read book that details how employees and their supervisors—as well as those who do with with government agencies—can stay in compliance and still accomplish their mission. Arranged in question-and-answer format, Navigating Federal Travel concisely covers the questions that most often surface.

The information is based on the author’s years of experience as a federal travel manager as well as the FTR, Government Accountability Office and Civilian Board of Contract Appeals decisions, and pertinent legislation and mandates. As a supplement to the FTR, the guide includes examples of situations the traveler may encounter before, during, and after approval of authorized travel.

Queen E. (“Queenie”) Cox has more than 36 years of military and federal government experience in finance, budgeting, and travel. Prior to retiring as Travel & Transportation Management Officer, she held the position of Director, Office of Finance and Budget, at the U.S. International Trade Commission. She is a co-founder of the Washington, D.C., travel organization WO-MEN Travel Professionals (, which includes both government and industry travel professionals. She is also a contributing columnist for the monthly travel newsletter, the Federal Travel Report.

About Management Concepts
Management Concepts Press is the publishing division of Management Concepts, the nation’s premier provider of training and professional development solutions serving the public and private sectors. Founded in 1973, we’ve collaborated with every major agency in the federal government, thousands of state and local government offices, numerous non-profit organizations and universities, and hundreds of corporations; helping more than one million professionals unleash their potential. For more information visit and follow us on twitter @mgmt_concepts.

This book and other Management Concepts Press titles are available at our web site— or from your bookseller.

Navigating Federal Travel: A Q and A Roadmap by Queen E. Cox, ©2013,
204 pages, soft cover, published by Management Concepts Press, Vienna, VA,
ISBN 978-1-56726-395-4, $39.

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