Monthly Archives

Monthly Archives for June 2015.

Choosing a travel purse or briefcase

One of the most important items to have for business travel is the carry-on. I don’t mean your rollaboard (although of course that is important too!), but your personal item. It holds everything you need for your flight—laptop, files, plus normal purse stuff—it gets stuffed into overhead bins or under plane seats, and acts as…

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Dobbin Giveaway Winner!

Congratulations to Pudyquat for winning $200 from Dobbin!  Thank you also to all who participated, and to Dobbin for the giveaway. If you are planning to purchase anything from Dobbin be sure to use coupon code WARRIORETTE30 for 30% off.  Here is the original post for those looking to learn more about my experience with my fabulous Dobbin dresses. ****************************************************************************…

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Traveling with others: Is there a fair way to share upgrades with co-workers?

Is it possible to be generous with co-workers without being unfair? Reader J asks…. I have a bit of a unique situation and want to get your take on it. I’m traveling internationally for work this summer with a colleague that I’m pretty close to. I have Executive Platinum status on American, so have system-wide…

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Road Warriorette Weekend Express

Hey readers! Got a question or something you want to discuss this weekend?  Here’s the perfect opportunity!  Whether you want to share an interesting travel story, a packing tip, an etiquette tip, or anything else going on in the business travel world, comment here and we’ll have a discussion. Travel tip of the week: Summer time…

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Poll: Is consistency across airlines worth a smaller carry-on?

The International Air Transport Association, the trade group that represents most of the world’s large airlines, has recommended new carry-on guidelines be adopted. In theory, this would allow one size of bag to be acceptable across airlines, including in Europe. Sounds great, right? No more worry about whether your bag will pass muster when traveling…

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