Conflict Resolution: What I Did Not Find

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I’m taking a short time-out from business travel today to write about two books I read recently and found particularly insightful, with much overlap. Both promise to help with conflict resolution and problem-solving. Sign me up. I dislike … [Continue reading]

How to Travel Like a Caveman

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Cavemen can become nervous on airplanes or at a power lunch—the Mediterranean snack box and pumpkin ravioli in cream sauce simply will not do. In case you’re living under (or behind) a rock, the caveman diet (aka paleo) means eating as our … [Continue reading]

Dining Alone: Getting Past the Discomfort

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Here's a picture I never thought I'd see: me, alone, at a nice restaurant, happy. By this I mean really alone. Without a book or device. Dining alone is almost a sport for me because of the challenge it presents. As a major introvert, I can assure … [Continue reading]

Your New Best Friend on the Road: Bizly

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Have you ever been in another city and needed to meet up with a colleague...but where? Location is key--it has to be close to your next meeting. And you need something with a little more class and panache than Starbucks, a place where you can find a … [Continue reading]

The Covert Stress of Reentry

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One of the biggest pain points for frequent travelers doesn’t even happen on the road, but at home. It’s that window between when your body walks in the door after a trip, and when your mind and heart settle in. You made it home—that’s the good news. … [Continue reading]