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Unique running trails for business travelers in Europe

Business travel should not derail our workout habits but it often does. Between packed agendas, transportation and fatigue, there are few opportunities to keep up with our fitness routine. The solution? Running. It is the perfect travel workout because it requires minimal workout gear and it can be practiced in most places. For time-crunched business … Continue reading Unique running trails for business travelers in Europe

The best tips to survive a big conference

With multiple stages, countless keynotes, all-star speaker line-ups and thousands of delegates, massive international conferences are the music festivals of the business world. In fact, events like Slush in Helsinki or Web Summit in Lisbon have become must-attend events for professionals of all kinds. These events are tremendous opportunities to learn, share experiences and make … Continue reading The best tips to survive a big conference

Awkward moments every business travel has experienced

Traveling for business can often draw us out of our regular, comfortable routine, and therefore we are vulnerable to misunderstandings and awkward moments.  In the best cases, these moments make great stories to tell back at the office. Other times, things are better left untold.A table for one pleaseIntroverts, extroverts, loners… it doesn’t matter. Few … Continue reading Awkward moments every business travel has experienced

These are the best co-working spaces for travelers in Helsinki

If you travel to Helsinki and need a place to work but don’t fancy staying in the hotel room, then a co-working space is the answer. Thanks to the rise of ‘the remoter’ and a booming start-up scene, co-working spaces have turned into thriving spaces where ideas are shared and workers can meet others who’s … Continue reading These are the best co-working spaces for travelers in Helsinki

Travel risk management in an age of fear

Travel industry analysts Skift call it “the State of Permanxiety”, a near-constant state of anxiety that exists now around the world. And, it’s impacting business travelers. More than ever before, companies must review and optimize their travel risk management plan.Exceptional events like the recent series of terror attacks across Europe or the political unrest in … Continue reading Travel risk management in an age of fear

The smart way to reduce the cost of your hotel program

Helen works as a Travel Manager at an international fashion company, looking after their hotel program. She oversees travel arrangements, develops policies, manages budget and negotiates with vendors. Thanks to her efforts, employees travel all over the world meeting clients, suppliers or colleagues in other offices.Helen loves her job, but sometimes it’s challenging and wearisome. … Continue reading The smart way to reduce the cost of your hotel program