Are You Too Busy to Travel? 7 Reasons to Get Motivated and Start Travelling

Dumb Little Man

Travelling is an excellent way to experience new cultures and expand your horizons. Avid globetrotter Johnson Nguyen shares these traveling tips and hacks he’s picked up while traveling throughout the globe. Today will always be the perfect day to travel.

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10 Holiday Scams and How to Avoid Them

Dumb Little Man

The holidays are such a joyful time. Here are 10 ways you can detect and avoid holiday scams. Holiday Phishing. Travel Scams. There are many travelers during this season and taxi drivers know that sometimes, people are desperate to get to their destination. Holida

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Top Helpful Hacks for Frequent Travelers

Dumb Little Man

If you’re a frequent traveler for business or you’re lucky enough to take regular holidays, then you’ve probably had your fair share of travel nightmares. Bringing a travel pillow will also help to ease stiffness of the neck when you are seated. How To Lifehacks Travel

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Avoid the Weight Gain: 6 Reasons To Work Out During The Holidays

Dumb Little Man

Problem is, once you begin to justify missing one or two workouts, it is far easier to just not exercise during the holiday season. Here are six reasons to work out during the holidays. Stave Off Holiday Bloat And Weight Gain. Regular Exercise Can Reduce Holiday-Related Stress.

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How To Fund Your Holiday of A Lifetime

Dumb Little Man

Holidays of a lifetime don’t come cheap and if you want to enjoy the most memorable of experiences, you’re not going to be able to scrimp. Many of us just use the credit card we’ve got and don’t make the most of 0% interest offers or cards that offer travel rewards.

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Ten tips for travelling Assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Organising business travel can take up a big chunk of our time with most assistants booking complex travel on numerous occasions throughout the year. Here are my top ten tips for travelling assistants. You are not on holiday.

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Packing List for Holiday Travel

Clutter Coach

by Holiday travel season is coming up! It will ease your travel considerably. There are many generic packing lists on the Internet, such as this one on a travel website. I recommend cobbling together several lists and then editing them to suit your own travel style and to comply with current security regulations. If you’re traveling domestically, what about bringing stamps with you so you can actually mail those postcards from your destination?

Beauty Hacks: 10 Best Hairstyles for Traveling

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In most cases, the ideal hairstyle is one that can both keep the hair secure and out of the way during travel. Whenever you are on the road for a holiday, you need to discard that fussy do that requires lots of maintenance. See Also: 10 Wonderful Benefits of Traveling.

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How to Pick Best Villa Holidays for Families

Dumb Little Man

Here’s how you can ensure the best villa holidays for families no matter where you choose to vacation. No matter if you prefer to find a place inside a city or one that’s a bit more remote, you will want to keep your family safe and happy while on holiday. If you’re hoping for a beachfront villa, it will be a major disappointment to arrive at your holiday house to find your villa’s views obstructed by hotels. Holiday How To Travel

The True Staycation: How to Holiday in your Home Town

Dumb Little Man

With the fluctuating currency market and uncertain climate, more holidaymakers are choosing to ‘staycation’ – taking a holiday in their home country. But how about taking your staycation one step further and actually taking a holiday in your home town? Of course you might be able to enjoy your staycation from your own home but a hotel gives you a week of freedom from making your bed, cleaning and completing household chores – the stuff we take for granted on holiday.

Organising business travel is changing… Are you?

Practically Perfect PA

So, according to recent studies, the amount organizations spend on business travel is increasing year on year. This means that the amount of time assistants spends organising business travel is only going to grow. Throw into the mix the fact that we are seeing the rise of the Millennials (those born roughly between 1980-2000) into managerial positions we can safely say organising business travel is changing! Organising business travel is changing… Are you?

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Top tips guide on passports for business travellers

Practically Perfect PA

. When your job involves a lot of travel, you always want to know that you’re prepared ahead of time and that you won’t run into any last minute snags. There are so many destinations to go to with different rules for travel documents.

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3 Eco-Tourism All Inclusive Holidays for 2012

Eco-Office Gals

However, more and more eco-hotels are offering attractive, all inclusive holidays. In Central America, travelers can visit La Cocotera Resort and Eco-Lodge. Post from: Eco-Office Gals 3 Eco-Tourism All Inclusive Holidays for 2012.

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All work and some play: the rise of the ‘Bleisure’ travellers

Practically Perfect PA

When you’re one half of a couple, frequent business travel can take its toll on your relationship. However, for some business travellers (and even their partners) there is a middle ground. We’ve organised our lives around travel.

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Virtues of going Virtual: Working whilst on holiday

Practically Perfect PA

One of the reasons I became a Virtual Assistant was the flexibility to allow me to travel for longer periods of time, I now have the freedom of being able take my laptop and work from any location around the world.

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How to Find a Holiday Job with Long-Term Potential

Office Dynamics

It’s fairly common for holiday job seekers to try to turn their seasonal positions into long-term and even permanent work. If you are looking to turn a holiday job into a long-term position, you may want to avoid traditional retailers like Walmart and Target.

Organizing Philosophy for the Holidays

Clutter Coach

by The current economy may end up making this year's holidays less stressful, just because we won't be  shopping and traveling as much. But if you find yourself feeling stressed by holiday planning and the looming prospect of a new year, keep these in mind: Make lists to prevent tasks from being forgotten in the chaos. If list items aren't coming to mind, reflect on past fun holidays and visualize what you want for this year.

A bespoke travel provider that really gets to know your boss

Practically Perfect PA

Their holiday must be perfect. A bespoke travel provider that really gets to know your boss. Imagine a travel company that first took the time to get to know your employer. Once you understand why a person travels, you can begin to tailor the where.

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Organizing Philosophy for the Holidays

Clutter Coach

by The current economy may end up making this year's holidays less stressful, just because we won't be  shopping and traveling as much. But if you find yourself feeling stressed by holiday planning and the looming prospect of a new year, keep these in mind: Make lists to prevent tasks from being forgotten in the chaos. If list items aren't coming to mind, reflect on past fun holidays and visualize what you want for this year.

How the Holiday Season Can Help Your Career

On The Job

The holiday season is beginning to ramp up, and your thoughts may be consumed by Black Friday deals or how to make your nana's pecan pie. How about a "happy-holidays-and-I'd like- to-connect" message via LinkedIn?

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20 do’s and don’ts when travelling with the boss

Practically Perfect PA

Most assistants do not get to travel on business trips with their boss unless they work for high net worth individuals or are private household assistants. Don’t be a nervous traveller. Don’t think for one second you are holiday.

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Travel Tuesday


I am traveling today. While you’re waiting, maybe look around to see if there’s the perfect holiday gift for the Eventualist in your life… Like my ebook. Less than a day until the Holiday Eventualottery wraps [.] Travel Tuesday comes courtesy of Eventualism

The 2014 Productivityist Holiday Gift Guide


That’s one less thing to worry about when I travel, which is always a good thing. Information Amazon holiday shopping

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10 Awesome Websites To Check Before You Travel This Holiday Season.

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The 2014 Productivityist Holiday Gift Guide


That''s one less thing to worry about when I travel, which is always a good thing. If you''re interested in exploring the previous Productivityist Holiday Gift Guides, check them out by clicking on the links below: The 2012 Productivityist Holiday Gift Guide.

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Minimum Life Traveling Baggage

Brilliantly Better

Even came up with 4 4 tips for traveling long distance. So, I usually take with me my identity card (in Europe I can travel only with that, I don’t need a passport), my driver license and my passport. Never used traveler checks so far. I’m a digital nomad and traveling without any of these won’t make sense. But when traveling I’m again relieved to not take care of that. Life should really be a holiday and enjoyed as such.

Take the “Jingle” out of Holiday Stress

The Office Professionals Place

Wednesday, December 9, 2009 Take the “Jingle&# out of Holiday Stress Are you planning the holiday party in your office? Or are you stressed just thinking about the holidays? Here are a few ways to ‘deck the halls’ and have a worry free holiday.

The 2013 Productivityist Holiday Gift Guide


This year I decided to offer holiday shoppers a bit more time to explore possible gift ideas for the productivity enthusiast — aka the "productivityist" — in their lives. Am I ever glad I had the Velodyne vQuiet Noise-Cancelling Headphones with me on my cross-country travels last month.

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6 Ways to Boost Your Productivity When Travelling for Business

Productivity Bits

Productivity on any business travel is necessary, but it can become a major setback. Make as much as you can out of your travel meetings. Will Norquay is a frequent business traveler who shares his experiences and thoughts writing for Stayz , Australia’s # 1 holiday rental website. If you're not reading this from Productivity Bits - Smart Productivity and GTD Hacks , please read the original post here 6 Ways to Boost Your Productivity When Travelling for Business.

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Vacations Are Meant For Relaxing. Why Are We So Stressed Going Back To Work After Long Vacations?

Dumb Little Man

Focus Relaxation How To Time Happiness Motivation Workplace Productivity Holiday Lifehacks Stress Travel Brain Christmas is right around the corner and many of us have planned or are in the midst of planning some vacation time. After all, we all need some time to unwind and relax.

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Do You Know How To Get The Most Out Of Your Next Vacation?

Dumb Little Man

Holiday Fun Travel Happiness So, you've got your two weeks booked and have negotiated the perfect destination with your family.

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How To Be Awesome: 3 Ways To Be The Most Interesting Man in the World

Dumb Little Man

When I was 24, I traveled to Europe with a buddy and ran with the bulls in Pamplona, Spain. Travel to Awesome Places and Embrace the Locals. This doesn’t mean you have to be a non-stop traveler or the person that wanders the world for a year. I am not actually a great traveler. I get nervous leaving the country (I think I watched too many episodes of Locked Up Abroad) and prefer to travel around the U.S. See Also: 7 Important Things To Do To Travel Like A Local.

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Old Dubai to New Dubai: A View

Dumb Little Man

See Also: 8 Reasons why travel should be a part of your life. See Also: The Top 6 Travel Locations for Single Men 2016. Holiday TravelIn the past few years — let’s say over 20 years — UAE has been transformed from Night to Day especially Dubai.

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How to Survive Black Friday

Dumb Little Man

Black Friday shopping isn’t just the start of the Holiday Shopping season—it’s also the start of the most stressful, anxiety producing, budget draining, injurious time of the season. Featured Holiday How To Shopping

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A Great Outlook: Adding Holidays to Microsoft Outlook

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise A Great Outlook: Adding Holidays to Microsoft Outlook By The Professional Assistant on Wednesday, August 13, 2008 Filed Under: MS-Outlook , Organize D o you often wonder how you can add your countrys holidays into your calendar in Microsoft Outlook ? Do you follow particular religious holidays, but arent showing up in your calendar? Currently, I work in a large organization where we follow Canadian holidays.

What Not to Forget During the Holidays

Men With Pens

The holidays are here. Many of you will be welcoming kids home from school, rushing about doing last-minute gift shopping, preparing to receive guests or making travel plans to visit family. During the holidays, most freelancers let their business fall off the priority list.

6 Things to Think About When Booking a Wellness Retreat

Dumb Little Man

While of course luxury is appealing, you don’t actually have to spend a fortune to book a fabulous spa holiday. By narrowing down exactly what you want from a spa holiday, you can book an ever better experience and plan each day so your break runs super smoothly. Relaxation Travel

2019 248

A bit of time for me

Practically Perfect PA

Like many of you I’m a full time working Mum so the summer holiday shuffle – as I call it – has taken its toll AND made me realise I am at the very bottom of my priority list. I don’t know about you, but I am exhausted after the summer ‘break’.

2018 141

How Does the US Workforce Spend Their Vacation?

Dumb Little Man

Even though they’re outside of the US, their proximity to the US shows Americans don’t like traveling too far for their vacations. See Also: The True Staycation: How to Holiday in your Home Town. Air travel came second with 49% and car rental came in at third with 24%.

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Alien Landscapes: Places on Earth You Should Totally See

Dumb Little Man

Postcards, textbooks, and holiday brochures make us feel we’ve seen these sights before even when we haven’t. TravelPlanet Earth has more than its share of magnificent spectacles, many of which tourists queue to see.

2018 244

Top Destinations In Europe for a Long Weekend on a Budget

Dumb Little Man

You can get away for a few days, explore a new destination, and save more money than you would if you go on a longer holiday. With its ancient hills and medieval architecture, the historic city is a lively hub for history buffs and travelers. Moreover, the savings one can get when traveling to this top destination make it perfect for visitors on a budget. For the more adventurous travelers, Vilnius is the perfect destination. Money TravelRomantic break for two?

2017 218

Booking a chartered flight for your boss

Practically Perfect PA

Assistantsworking for private households or individuals will often have the task of organising business trips and holidays. The location that your boss is travelling from so that the broker can find the most convenient airport.

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5 Surprising Facts About Medical Tourism

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The number of people deciding to jump on a plane to seek medical care abroad has been steadily increasing in the last few years, and according to Patients Beyond Borders , 11 million people travel to a different country each year for medical purposes. Health Relaxation Travel JCI