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Water Sustainability and Conservation at City Lodge Hotel Group

Blogs and newsrooms are buzzing with information about the Cape water crisis and water sustainability in South Africa. If you aren’t clued up on what’s happening, we suggest you read ‘The Cape Water Crisis – FAQs and honest answers’ by the Daily Maverick. A positive takeaway from this pressing water scarcity situation is that we can all […]

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Beat the mid-year slump with a weekend getaway

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 […]

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Don’t embarrass yourself in a business meeting, learn these business customs

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 […]

Is Travelling For Business A Dying Trend?

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 […]

How to beat an after-business trip slump

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 […]