Information, tips and tricks for the business traveller in particular.
It’s mid-year, which means it’s the perfect time to book a weekend getaway and get some R&R (rest and recuperation). We’ve all felt it, that mid-year slump. That exhausted ‘I don’t want to get out of bed today’ feeling. If you haven’t, you’re one of the lucky ones. If you have, that’s your brain and […]
The only thing worse than insulting a business associate is not knowing that you’ve insulted them and then accidentally repeating the same mistake. No one can really blame you, it’s not like we’re taught about various business customs and cultures in school. However, if you’re doing business with international markets it is vital you know […]
With services like Skype and Facetime available, is it still necessary for business people to travel? With businesses becoming more tech reliant and technologically advanced, many companies feel that travelling for business is unnecessary. However, for some travelling for business is still important and here’s why: 1) Nothing beats face-to-face communication Although you may technically […]
Business trips are exciting and they allow you to learn more about your clients and colleagues, however, there is no denying that going on a business trip, however short or long, can be very stressful and physically draining. Often the weeks leading up to your trip are spent putting together presentations and organising the finer […]
For some, travelling is as easy as packing a bag and hopping on a plane, but for others, it’s a scary prospect. Having to leave the safety of your home and sometimes your country is daunting, but often our jobs require us to travel to consolidate and build meaningful connections with people and clients in […]
Just because you’re used to hopping on and off planes doesn’t automatically make you a travel savvy frequent flyer. So, we’re here to help. There are a number of ways to make sure your trip runs smoothly and is less stressful. ‘How’ you ask? Easy! All travel savvy flyers know that preparation plays a big […]
Most businessmen and women will tell you, business trips and conferences are no walk in the park. Often your days are filled with meetings and then you go back to your hotel room. But, then what? Why not use your downtime during a business trip to explore and have a mini adventure? There’s nothing worse […]