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. Travel best practice. Travel technology.

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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.

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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. Travel Photographer. Travel Nursing.

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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. Assist Travel.

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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. Tasks Travel

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.

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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. You may be able to book them on or get your Travel Management Company to switch the booking asap.

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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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Top Destinations In Europe for a Long Weekend on a Budget

Dumb Little Man

For those on a budget, long weekend trips can mean exciting experiences. Take note that Paris can be notoriously overpriced, so if you are looking for the perfect base to explore the French culture and cuisine a bit deeper, then Lyon is the perfect budget destination for you. With its ancient hills and medieval architecture, the historic city is a lively hub for history buffs and travelers. For the more adventurous travelers, Vilnius is the perfect destination.

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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.

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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! You may book your own travel believing it to be quicker, cheaper and more efficient.

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The Practically Perfect Business Traveller’s Guide to San Francisco

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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.

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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.

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The Practically Perfect Business Traveller’s guide to Boston

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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).

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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. What is your budget?

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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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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!

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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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!

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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

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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! You may book your own travel believing it to be quicker, cheaper and more efficient.

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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! You may book your own travel believing it to be quicker, cheaper and more efficient.

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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

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How to Network While Traveling on Business

On The Job

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.

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. 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. She even has a chapter on Acquiring a Business Casual Wardrobe on Any Budget.). Sheila had perfect timing.

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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…

You think you know Travelodge?

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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. What travel apps do you use?

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Supplier of the week is Tripmate

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Here is everything you need to know about this new corporate travel booking platform. If you book travel , then Tripmate is for you. Tripmate will also alert you during the booking process if you are travelling anywhere that may require a Visa which is a very useful feature.

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.

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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.

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?

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Win a hotel break in Berlin with Roomex

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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.

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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. The location that your boss is travelling from so that the broker can find the most convenient airport.

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Six reasons every assistant should be using a corporate taxi service

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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.

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Practically Perfect PA Visits: The Hay Adams DC

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The hotel has everything that a business traveller requires with access to a 24 hour business centre and faultless wifi throughout the building. Travel admin administrators assistants business travel EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant

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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. Fun Travel

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The Best Foodie Cities In America You Should Totally Visit

Dumb Little Man

No matter what type of dish you’re after, New York has something to suit all budgets. Food TravelIf you’re a foodie and looking to expand your culinary horizons, have you considered what the US has to offer?

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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 Travel

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Practically Perfect PA visits: The Hilton Garden Inn DC

Practically Perfect PA

The Hilton certainly know how to look after business travellers, everything is easy and stress free. Exactly what you want when you have travelled into the city for business meetings and just want to relax in your hotel after a long day.

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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. Many cards will give you double the points for a variety of travel-related purchases in addition to 1:1 points on regular purchases.

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Washington DC for foodies: Brussels Sprouts are back!

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However for a low to mid budget meal with some interesting surprises there is enough here to keep you happy. Travel Writers admin administrators assistants business travel EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual Assistant Washington DC

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