Information, tips and tricks for the business traveller in particular.
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 […]
Travel anxiety isn’t unheard of, nor is it uncommon. People all over the world suffer from travel related anxiety. However, feeling anxious about travelling shouldn’t stop you from experiencing the world around you. Dealing with the unknown, or something you have no control over, is one of the many reasons people develop an anxious response […]
You may be the office presentation pro but being out of your comfort zone comes with a host of new challenges. Most travelling business people know this. That’s why business presentations away from home are so stressful. Presentations are often stressful. Hundreds of business books will tell you you’ll be fine if you know your presentation and keep eye contact […]
Community vegetable gardens and school feeding schemes in the Evaton area south-west of Johannesburg are benefitting greatly from the ongoing relationship between Food & Trees for Africa and the City Lodge Hotel Group. A September 13 visit to the Lekoa Nursery situated at the Letsema Ilima primary school illustrated just how important this relationship has […]
The City Lodge Hotel Group grew its revenue by 14.6% to R1.5 billion, in the financial year ended 30 June 2016, and is on track to open three new African hotels in mid-to-late 2017. Average occupancies at 66% Revenue grew by 14.6% to R1.5 billion Normalised diluted HEPS rose by 13.2% African expansion on track […]