Monthly Archives

Monthly Archives for September 2010.

Business Travel 101: Packing the Suitcase

Business Travel 101 is a weekly series about making that first business trip as easy and successful as possible. Packing, security, comfort, and etiquette are all factors that, with a little planning, can contribute to a smooth and efficient trip. If you think of a topic I should include, email me at One of…

Continue Reading »

Are Women Business Travelers Treated Differently?

I am often asked if I am treated differently when traveling because I am a woman. Do I feel pressure to fit into a man’s world, especially as so few business travelers are female? The first thing I do is correct whoever I am speaking to. Women make up almost half of business travelers, and…

Continue Reading »

Cozy Fall Flats

While looking for sweaters for last week’s sweater post, I got distracted by some of the great fall flats on the Banana Republic site. They are super cute, cozy looking, and comfortable for travel. The red ones would go well with black or gray slacks, and many colors of tops such as black, white, gray,…

Continue Reading »

Bringing Family on the Road

A recent article from MSNBC states: Combining business and leisure trips, or “blended travel” in which business travelers bring along a friend or family members, has gained momentum in recent years, some industry experts say. A survey conducted earlier this year by the Meredith Corporation, the publisher of Family Circle magazine, found that of readers…

Continue Reading »