How to Earn Money While Traveling

Dumb Little Man

Those who live for traveling, and there are many of us who do, crave for the opportunity to see amazing places in the world as often as possible. However, only a few people can travel the world and not worry about their finances. Even if you do have some money in the bank and decide to spend them all on traveling, those savings will probably disappear before you even get to go through your ‘top 10 travel list’. Travel Photographer. Travel Nursing.

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6 International Travel Tips You’ll Find Handy

Dumb Little Man

Exploring world-class destinations, learning about unique cultures, and treating your taste buds with delicious foods is what traveling is about. And the fun of traveling multiplies if you are flying to a foreign destination, more if that’s your first international trip. To help you prepare, here are some international travel tips you’ll find useful on your first vacation abroad. Know Your Travel Budget. See Also: 7 Ways To Save Money While Traveling.

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Launching Assist Travel

Practically Perfect PA

First up we have Assist Travel taking place on Friday 4th September 2015 from 10am to 4pm in London. Why should you attend Assist Travel? Choosing a supplier for your office is not easy, particuarly when it comes to business travel. There are so many options and the prices range from budget to, shall we say, extravagant! Here are the key themes for Assist Travel: The importance of seamless travel management. Travel best practice. Travel technology.

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Backpackers vs. Glampackers: What Kind of Traveler Are You?

Dumb Little Man

Staycation, voluntourism, set-jetting—these are just some of the many travel buzzwords going around. Let’s start by getting a good grasp of these two distinct breeds of travelers. Backpackers are individuals who follow the low-cost and independent approach to traveling. Budget.

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How To Enjoy Traveling Solo

Dumb Little Man

“But, don’t you get lonely traveling solo?” Even on our best days, the thought of traveling solo either for a break or to start a life elsewhere can be daunting. However, traveling alone has some significant benefits, like pushing you outside of your comfort zone. Now, before you go ahead and fulfill your dreams, take a look at our tips on how to enjoy traveling solo. After all, this is your traveling experience. How To Travel

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Launching Assist Travel 2016

Practically Perfect PA

Business travel was a pretty clear winner. From this Assist Travel was born. We ran our first conference and exhibition for business travel booking assistants last September and I’m very excited to announce that we will be running Assist Travel again this year. The aim of Assist Travel. The aims of Assist Travel are three fold. Firstly, to reduce the amount of money that you guys spend on business travel. Delegates at Assist Travel 2015.

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Ultimate travel itinerary

Practically Perfect PA

With Assist Travel coming up in September in London I wanted to share one of our most popular blogs with you – The Ultimate Travel Itinerary. A well organised travel itinerary is an essential service that assistants can provide for their managers. Think about all the different bits of paper you have to keep with you – tickets, hotel details, travel guides. One of my directors travelled from Sydney to Tokyo on the same trip. Assist Travel.

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Travel Planning for Others – Putting Yourself in Your Traveler’s Shoes

Practically Perfect PA

Every admin wears many hats: office manager, personal assistant, life coach, travel planner. Every time your manager is heading out of town, it’s time for you to don your travel planner hat, slip into your traveler’s shoes, and equip yourself with your suite of travel planning tools. TRAVO ’s goal is to boil down your arsenal of travel tools, ranging from sticky notes to Excel spreadsheets, to one single booking and planning platform.

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How can you help your Executive with travel delays?

Practically Perfect PA

Here are some tips if your Executive does experience a travel delay: Be prepared. It is always, always worth checking the weather in the places that your boss is travelling to. It kinda goes without saying that if there have been any weather warnings or any unusual weather there will be travel delays and you should be prepared for this. You may be able to book them on or get your Travel Management Company to switch the booking asap. Assist Travel.

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7 Ways To Save Money While Traveling

Dumb Little Man

In this post, we’ll take a look at seven ways to save money while traveling so that you can come back with money in your pocket! 7 Tips for Saving Money When Traveling. Below are seven ways to save money while traveling. Discount travel booking sites, such as NextVacay.com, can save you hundreds of dollars on vacation costs, airfares and more. Friends noticed the couple’s frequent travels and asked how they were managing this.

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Make Your Professional Travel Plans Now!

Loosely Speaking

Like you probably do as well, I review my personal travel plans and try to get to at least one professional conference yearly. Travel Virtual Assistant Resources budgeting for annual travel plans budgeting to attend professional events conferences planning annual travel professional travel seminar Virtual Assistant Retreat

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10 Most Popular Coupon Websites You Should Know For Shopping on a Budget

Dumb Little Man

Your choices include accessories, beauty, clothing, electronics, food, furniture, travel, and much more. The list includes fashion, travel, beauty and health, books, entertainment, home and garden, baby and kids, food and grocery and others. There are offers for computers and software, health and medicine, sports and recreation, home and garden, and travel. The post 10 Most Popular Coupon Websites You Should Know For Shopping on a Budget appeared first on Dumb Little Man.

2019 172

7 Ways To Save Money When Traveling In South Africa

Dumb Little Man

Traveling to different places and going on trips, in general, is quite expensive. If you aren’t careful when making your plans, you can end up spending way beyond your budget. If you are planning on South Africa as your next travel destination, expect the trip to be a bit pricey. However, with these tips, you’ll still be able to enjoy your travel in South Africa while cutting costs and saving money. Travel off season. Fun Money Travel

2017 154

Live Your Dream to Travel Across the World While Making Money

Dumb Little Man

All of us are born with a travel bug that urges us to pack our bags and see the world around us. With every new place that you travel to, you learn about a new culture, language, cuisine, and much more. But, it is also right to admit that traveling requires funds. Most people recommend trying to get a full-time job while you are traveling. In all honesty, maintaining a full-time job while traveling is not everyone’s cup of tea. Start a Travel Blog.

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What should you expect from your business travel provider?

Practically Perfect PA

Booking business travel is a core part of our role so working with a good travel management company can save us so much time and ultimately our organisation money! I’ve asked Travel Professionals to give us a bit more understanding on what we should expect from our business travel provider…. You may book your own travel believing it to be quicker, cheaper and more efficient. So why should you book your travel through a travel management company?

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Tips for the Traveling Administrative Professional

Office Dynamics

Administrative professionals are the superheroes of travel planning. Admins use their telepathy to know what brands their travelers prefer, time travel to get days of work done in mere hours, and teleportation to support their travelers, even when they are halfway around the world. Then, when it’s finally time to take a day off and relax, or travel for business, they’re starting from scratch and the planning process suddenly feels more stressful than ever!

Solution for Major Travel Planning Pain Points

Office Dynamics

Travel planning is infamous for being a huge time, patience, and sanity suck for administrative professionals. What seems like a simple there-and-back trip to a traveler is a whirlwind of coordination and research for the admin. Administrative professionals are the second largest employment group in the United States and nearly every single admin doubles as a travel agent. We surveyed over 600 admins on their travel planning practices.

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4 Smart Ways to Travel The World For Free

Dumb Little Man

Do you want to know our secret on ways to travel the world for FREE ? If you are a traveler, you certainly know that traveling can be far too expensive. The good news is that there are ways out there to travel cheaper and longer. You may even end up traveling for free! You need to play your cards right in order to be able to travel more and avoid paying too much. Here are the 3 smart ways you can travel the world cheap or for free. #1

2016 159

The Practically Perfect Business Traveller’s Guide to San Francisco

Practically Perfect PA

There truly is cuisine for every palate and budget and if you are in meetings at Embarcadero or Moscone Convention Centers, these fabulous eateries are just a walk, or short taxi ride away. Download our Ultimate USA City Guide for Business Travellers below. If you know someone who travels a lot on business, download it below for free and share it with them!

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5 Tips to Convince Your Overprotective Parents to Let You Travel Alone

Dumb Little Man

A lot of parents aren’t comfortable with the idea of their children traveling abroad, particularly if they plan on going alone. However, you and I know that traveling is actually one of the best ways to learn and grow. By going on a solo travel, you encounter new and diverse experiences that are not always comfortable. What is your budget? Back up your research on the benefits of traveling and working abroad.

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How to Cover your Unexpected Round-the-World Travel Expenses “(Edited)”

Dumb Little Man

No matter where you go, how you go or how many days your stay will be, you can easily spend more cash than you thought you would when traveling. Unexpected travel expenses can cost you more than you would spend if you just stay at home. There are several unexpected travel expenses that can fast spike the total price of your trip to an uncomfortable height. Travel insurance. Travel insurance is not really common among people. How To Money Travel

2017 156

The Practically Perfect Business Traveller’s guide to Boston

Practically Perfect PA

Boston Town Car is another option for luxury travel for the airport and within the city. The “T’s” Day/Week LinkPass gives visitors unlimited travel on Subway, Local Bus, Inner Harbor Ferry and Commuter Rail Zone 1A for one day ($12) or seven days ($19). Depending on your budget and spending habits, you’ll want to either bring your credit cards or leave them at home when you visit Boston!

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What should you expect from your business travel provider?

Practically Perfect PA

Booking business travel is a core part of our role so working with a good travel management company can save us so much time and ultimately our organisation money! I’ve asked Travel Professionals to give us a bit more understanding on what we should expect from our business travel provider…. You may book your own travel believing it to be quicker, cheaper and more efficient. So why should you book your travel through a travel management company?

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What should you expect from your business travel provider?

Practically Perfect PA

Booking business travel is a core part of our role so working with a good travel management company can save us so much time and ultimately our organisation money! I’ve asked Travel Professionals to give us a bit more understanding on what we should expect from our business travel provider…. You may book your own travel believing it to be quicker, cheaper and more efficient. So why should you book your travel through a travel management company?

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A Guide to Managing Travel Expenses for SMEs

The Small Business Blog

With the cost of fuel, rail and air travel increasing each year, managing employee travel expenses is a key area of concern for many businesses. Smaller companies, with lower travel budgets and fewer resources, often find the process particularly difficult to bring under control. Further to being expensive, booking and organising travel is a time…

Professional Attire and Your Budget

Office Dynamics

You may have to travel a little ways out of your community to find a store that better fits your budget and your body. Budget your money. I guess I can say that I've met people who don't wear makeup and watch their budgets closely and appear professional because their professionalism also comes across in how they act, speak, and their body language. She even has a chapter on Acquiring a Business Casual Wardrobe on Any Budget.). Sheila had perfect timing.

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Professional Attire and Your Budget

Office Dynamics

You may have to travel a little ways out of your community to find a store that better fits your budget and your body. Budget your money. I guess I can say that I've met people who don't wear makeup and watch their budgets closely and appear professional because their professionalism also comes across in how they act, speak, and their body language. She even has a chapter on Acquiring a Business Casual Wardrobe on Any Budget.). Sheila had perfect timing.

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The 7 iPhone Apps I Keep in My Travel Folder

Productivityist

There''s a reason I keep a folder called "Travel" on my iPhone. Here are the 7 iPhone apps I keep in my Travel folder in order to help me have a better overall travel experience: 1. This has been my go-to travel app for a long time. I don''t pay for TripIt Pro any longer (although I may start again now that I''m traveling more than ever), but TripIt''s basic features gives me my itinerary in one glance. What travel apps do you use?

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You think you know Travelodge?

Practically Perfect PA

Travelodge has been around for 33 years, and so it’s a well-known brand BUT not a brand that many people REALLY know – it’s grown and changed almost unrecognisably since it became Britain’s first budget hotel chain in 1985 and we bet it’s not the Travelodge you think you know… TLQF (Travelodge Quick Facts) 546 […].

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The 7 iPhone Apps I Keep in My Travel Folder

Productivityist

There’s a reason I keep a folder called “Travel” on my iPhone. Here are the 7 iPhone apps I keep in my Travel folder in order to help me have a better overall travel experience: 1. This has been my go-to travel app for a long time. I don’t pay for TripIt Pro any longer (although I may start again now that I’m traveling more than ever), but TripIt’s basic features gives me my itinerary in one glance.

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How to Network While Traveling on Business

45 Things

If you''re like many business travelers, you''re only thought at the end of a day may be to head to your hotel room, watch True Blood and order room service. But for Patricia Rossi, business travel is more than getting from point A to point B with a minimum of hassles. Business travel is a great time to get out of your room and meet people." While many employers trimmed business travel during the economic downturn, it is starting to make a comeback.

Supplier of the week is Tripmate

Practically Perfect PA

Here is everything you need to know about this new corporate travel booking platform. If you book travel , then Tripmate is for you. You’re able to add all those necessities like seat numbers, meal requests and frequent flyer numbers and we can implement a travel policy to suit your requirements to ensure everyone books within finance budgets. The Practically Perfect PA supplier of the week is Tripmate.

Don’t cut the customer service budget

Service Untitled

The economy leaves customer service budgets strained, and more than one company has trimmed their services back, but according to the Institute of Customer Service, chief executive Jo Causon, quality service is even more important in times like this. Prior to the economic crunch of 2006, Pasley’s lot was 90 percent full, but with less people traveling, there was a significant decrease in business.

7 Tips on How to Find Cheap Flight Deals and Discounts

Dumb Little Man

Use terms like ‘budget flights’ to help you do a bit of shopping around and get a feel for average prices. Speak to a travel agent. If in doubt, you can always speak to a travel agent. If you’re sticking to a really tight budget, this may not be the way to go.

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7 Reasons to Head Over to Seoul Right Now

Dumb Little Man

Here are 7 great reasons why Seoul should be on your must-travel list. Low-Budget Options. Though it is true that the average cost of living in Seoul is going on the rise, there are still some pocket-friendly options which will not bore a hole through your budget. Food is also quite budget-friendly and tasty. Make South Korea’s Seoul your travel destination ASAP. Fun TravelYou might have heard the saying: Go to Seoul to refresh your soul.

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Coping with car hire – When the best is expected

Practically Perfect PA

Whether it’s for your immediate boss whilst travelling abroad or clients that need to be impressed, finding and organising the right car for the occasion can be a minefield and very different from renting an Audi hatchback for a month. Budget? A shock as this might be, renting a Bentley for a hundred pounds a day is not possible, so try and have some idea of the realistic budget available for the journey.

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Win a hotel break in Berlin with Roomex

Practically Perfect PA

You don’t need the extra hassle of searching for hotels, comparing and negotiating rates, keeping within budget and policies, chasing receipts and invoices at the end of the month… We understand. To get you in the mood, have a read of our business travellers city guide to Berlin. Assist Travel Featured admin administrators assistants business travel Competition EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant

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Best Rewards Cards For Funding Your Family’s Next Vacation

Dumb Little Man

With that, you have to know how you can start planning a family vacation on a budget. Let Your Work Travel Pay For Your Vacation Travel. If you find yourself traveling more and more for work and you’re booking much of the travel yourself, you might as well use a travel rewards card that allows you to rack up miles. Many cards will give you double the points for a variety of travel-related purchases in addition to 1:1 points on regular purchases.

2018 140

5 Tips For Getting Maximum Value Out Of Your Quick Getaways

Dumb Little Man

A lot of travelers today are on a tight budget and can’t make a long vacation work. Whatever their reasons are, travelers are discovering how a quick vacation can pack just as much of a punch as an extended one. Not only does traveling expose one to the rest of world; it also has a positive effect on a person’s mental health. See Also: 10 Wonderful Benefits of Traveling. Know Your Budget. See Also: 7 Important Things To Do To Travel Like A Local.

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Booking a chartered flight for your boss

Practically Perfect PA

For assistants working in the corporate world this can be a challenging task, but for those working with bosses who are high-net worth VIPs, business travel can be even more difficult. It is also important that you know your budget prior to contacting the charter broker so that they can find the right aircraft for your boss’s itinerary. The location that your boss is travelling from so that the broker can find the most convenient airport.

2014 185

6 Things to Think About When Booking a Wellness Retreat

Dumb Little Man

As much as we want to throw caution to the wind and have a massive blowout, it’s still worth selecting a wellness retreat that fits your budget. Relaxation TravelWellness retreats offer the perfect opportunity to wave goodbye to packed trains and an overflowing inbox and say hello to wind chimes, fluffy dressing gowns, and total zen. However, there are a few things you need to consider before swanning off for a well-deserved pampering session.

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Six reasons every assistant should be using a corporate taxi service

Practically Perfect PA

A few years ago I was travelling with my boss to a number of appointments around London. This is great for budgeting purposes and makes it really easy for each department to keep a track of their own spending on travel. Featured Sponsored post Travel admin administrators assistants business travel EA Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant training It was February and it had just started to snow.

2014 186

Practically Perfect PA Visits: The Hay Adams DC

Practically Perfect PA

The hotel has everything that a business traveller requires with access to a 24 hour business centre and faultless wifi throughout the building. If I was organising an event in Washington DC with a healthy budget my first phone call would be to The Hay Adams, Top of the Hay really is a fantastic space with lots of natural light and truly stunning views.

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