Tag Archives: business trip

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 […]

The Tshwane to Johannesburg Commute for Business Travellers

The commute route from Tshwane to Johannesburg (and back again!) is part and parcel of many a businessperson’s routine in Gauteng. But, there’s joy to be found on that journey and we’ll show you how. Whether that trip is part of your daily grind or a regular round trip to visit important clients, taking a […]

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City Lodge Hotel Group extends footprint into East Africa

It has been confirmed that the City Lodge Hotel Group has reached an agreement with Nairobi-based Fairview Hotel Limited to obtain full ownership of both Fairview Hotel and Country Lodge. This deal was completed after Fairview Hotel agreed to sell its 50% of the joint venture between the two companies. First expansion outside South Africa […]


When Duty Calls – 10 Tips for Making Your Business Trip a Success

Just because you’re travelling for business and not pleasure shouldn’t be reason enough to suck all the joy out of your trip. After all, a change of scenery can be as good as a holiday and if you plan it right, you could squeeze in some valuable ‘me-time’ between meetings and deadlines. Whether you’re a first-timer […]