First business trip

Travel when you’re not feeling well – Business Travel Article

Travel when you’re not feeling well Travel when you’re not feeling well is no fun! But is it possible to make it manageable? Reader J asks…. I’ve had allergies for the last few weeks that have unfortunately turned into a sinus infection. I have to travel this week to a conference and I know I will be miserable. Any tips for making it less awful?  Ugh, that is no fun at all. I have been there. I’ve flown with food…

Read More

How to make getting a visa less stressful – Business Travel Article

How to make getting a visa less stressful When you visit any website, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience. Because we respect your right to privacy, you can…

Read More

5 Tips to Survive a One Day Business Trip – Business Travel Article

5 Tips to Survive a One Day Business Trip Everyone’s favorite, the one day trip. Leave at 5am, return home at midnight, if you’re lucky.  In my younger days (mid to late twenties) I would do one-day trips all the time with no problem. Once I had kids and couldn’t just sleep endlessly to recover one-day trips became much harder. And honestly, now that I’m older I just need more sleep to function well at work! Alas, a couple of…

Read More

Books, podcasts, and TV shows to watch during travel time – Business Travel Article

Books, podcasts, and TV shows to watch during travel time As I enter the last week of preparation before my India trip I’m turning my attention to the entertainment I’ll need during the one million hours of travel. I’ve gotten a few recommendations, and I’m looking at some of my favorite shows and books to enjoy again. But if you have suggestions for a fun book or podcast, please let me know in the comments! Here are some of the…

Read More

Planning an International Business Trip, the Week Before – Business Travel Article

Planning an International Business Trip, the Week Before A few years ago I started putting together all of my suggestions for planning an international business trip. There were a lot of topics, including passport and visa requirements, vaccinations, credit cards, safety, packing, time changes, culture shock, and more. I’m prepping for another major international trip, and reading through these posts has been incredibly helpful. Last year I started updating them but ran out of time and couldn’t finish. Now that…

Read More