Craziest Travel Story of 2018

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16 Consulting travel essentials

Consultants Mind

I travel a lot. Funny sidebar – a friend was NOT traveling one week, and his credit card flagged him for using his personal card CLOSE to his home during a work week. Yes, traveling, thinking, typing, and talking. leisure travelers with kids). Related posts: You travel too much when you. Business travel in the winter. The post 16 Consulting travel essentials appeared first on Consultant's Mind. Fun Tips Travel

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Delta Boarding Zones Change: Business Travelers Get Shafted

Management Consulted

Attention frequent business travelers: the next time you board a Delta Airlines flight, your experience will be drastically different. On January 23, you’ll see a substantial Delta boarding zones change that is sure to rankle frequent business travelers, and quite … Continue Reading. The post Delta Boarding Zones Change: Business Travelers Get Shafted appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting travel life as a consultant

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Which Airline Delivers The Best Consulting Business Travel Experience?

Management Consulted

Which airline is best for domestic consulting travel? The post Which Airline Delivers The Best Consulting Business Travel Experience? consulting travelWell, there’s a lot of different ways you could parse that question. Which airline provides the best rewards?

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Consulting travel

Consultants Mind

Traveling is an ugly part of consulting. No pretty way to say this, but traveling can be a bummer. Most consulting firms travel 50-80% of the time Mon-Fri to client sites. Eager to … Continue reading → Fun Consulting Travel Awesome when you are young and mobile.

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Best 5 Apps For Consultant Travel

Management Consulted

Is it just us, or does it seem like new travel apps are popping up like weeds these days? The post Best 5 Apps For Consultant Travel appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting travel

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Consulting travel: Red eye home

Consultants Mind

The post Consulting travel: Red eye home appeared first on Consultant's Mind. This image tells a story. Red eye. Business class. The good with the bad. Welcome to consulting. Strange life.

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How To Run A Million Dollar Consulting Business While Traveling The World For Five Months: Podcast

Consulting Success

Michael shares how he managed to run his million-dollar consulting business while traveling the world for five months. How To Run A Million Dollar Consulting Business While Traveling The World For Five Months: Podcast is a post from: Consulting Success.

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You travel too much when you.

Consultants Mind

Management consulting = business travel. If you don’t like travel, you will hate consulting. Know your airline frequent flyer number, but not your mom’s phone number Take too … Continue reading → Fun Travel No way around it. Here are some things I have experienced.

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How to serve today’s digital traveler

McKinsey

Travel went digital a long time ago, but the digital customer isn’t standing still. Insights on Travel, Transport & Logistics

Travel folly: Oh #$^#, this is not my room

Consultants Mind

Today was a travel day – like most Mondays. I completely spread out, and put my stuff in the seat … Continue reading → Fun TravelThere were two odd things about today. Good thing: There was no one sitting next to me on the plane today.

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The Two Travel Cards in every New Consultant’s Wallet

Management Consulted

So why are we dedicating an entire post to the two travel cards that should vy for the top spot in … Continued. The post The Two Travel Cards in every New Consultant’s Wallet appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting travelYes, you’re on the right website – this is Management Consulted, not the “Live Your Best Life Now Blog.”

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5 Insane Perks of Travel at Elite Consulting Firms

Management Consulted

The post 5 Insane Perks of Travel at Elite Consulting Firms appeared first on Management Consulted. consulting travelLet’s face it – you didn’t sign up to be a consultant because you wanted to spend your work years in a cubicle, neck deep in mediocrity. You braved an insane interview process because you knew there was more out … Continued.

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Hu?nyíng to the new Chinese traveler

McKinsey

Insights on Travel, Transport & LogisticsOur new research finds that Chinese tourists are broadening their horizons in many ways.

Travel, Training and Mentorship

Tom Spencer

Three significant aspects in the life of a management consultant: travel, training and mentorship. Travel. When it comes to travel, different consulting firms have different policies. Management Consulting consulting formal training mentorship travel

Exactly When to Travel to Win Consulting Projects

David A Fields

Jay James, CEO of Big JJ, Inc. emails you about a potential consulting project he’d like your consulting firm to handle. At the end of your follow-up call with Jay, he suggests you meet with him and his senior team in person to discuss the consulting opportunity.

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Travel and logistics: Data drives the race for customers

McKinsey

We analyzed data from 15 European countries to better understand emerging travel industry technology and customer needs in the travel and logistics sectors. Insights on Travel, Transport & LogisticsWhat can companies in this space do to respond to shifts and sharpen their digitization strategies?

Why Travel and Living Abroad Prepare You for Consulting

Tom Spencer

Have you ever felt guilty about travelling extensively? Have you ever wished that the money spent traveling could somehow pay dividends? Well, I believe it can pay dividends, so you shouldn’t feel guilty about your past and future travel.

Should You Travel to a Prospect on Your Own Dime?

David A Fields

They’re halfway across the country, so travel expenses would definitely be involved. A consultant called me yesterday with this question: A prospect called me out of the blue (hooray!) and what they need is exactly in my sweet spot and would be a decent size project (mid five-figures).

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How to Travel Less & Earn More Consulting Revenue

David A Fields

Some consultants love to travel for their consulting projects. Me, I’m not a big fan. I prefer to be with my family, sleep in my own bed, eat healthy, home-cooked meals, and work in my gym clothes. Besides, when I’m on the road, there’s less time for marketing and business development, and I can’t play old-man hockey at the local rink. But how do you build a booming, lucrative consulting practice while staying cozily ensconced in your home office?

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How China’s largest online travel agency connects the world: An interview with Ctrip CEO Jane Sun

McKinsey

High-spending Chinese travelers are an important consumer segment, and few companies are positioned to understand them better than Ctrip. China

Scientists Claim to Have Proof that Time Travel Exists

MishTalk

Not much is happening economically speaking this Sunday evening so let’s ponder the ability to travel back in time such that the future can change the past. Please consider Physicists send particles of light into the past, prove time travel is possible. more…). Economics

How Smart Speakers Are Poised to Reinvent the Travel Industry

Harvard Business

Travelers with an Alexa device at home can book a car rental or hotel through Expedia and Kayak. On many fronts, artificial intelligence-powered smart speakers and apps seem poised to become the world’s virtual travel agents. If consumers start turning regularly to smart speakers for their travel needs, they could end up interacting less and less with traditional airline, hotel, and even online travel agency brands. A voice-enabled travel era.

Cracking the world’s biggest business-travel market

McKinsey

Asia accounts for more than a third of the world’s $1 trillion business-travel sector, and the region’s growth is accelerating. Do you understand its customers? Our Insights

Consultant flying home: 3 photos

Consultants Mind

Related posts: You travel too much when you. Fun Photo TravelWhat do consultants do? Links.

8 Tactical Tips for Stress Free Business Travel

MBO Partners

Eliminate the hassle and stress of business travel by following these 8 easy steps

What Business Travelers Want Most From Loyalty Programs: Stealthy Luxury

The Crazy Lives of Consultants

So let’s talk about what paying business travelers like me really want. I can request a National reservation from any admin or travel department yet roll in a real car. These aren’t cheap and it’s just about impossible to finagle one from a wary travel agent, but if the client lets me book my own reservation online I always go this route. I guess I sounded like a dick in my last post, torching “manufactured spend” and other stupidity while offering a rich white-guy toast.

Announcing “Mish Moments” – Travel Photography Website

MishTalk

I am launching a new website, this one centered around travel photography. My economic blog will not go away. My first photography series is called “ Iceland in 16 Days “ My wife Liz and I went to Iceland two summers ago. The images are all from that trip, all taken in 16 days.

Self assurance checklist for the anxious traveler

Seth Godin Blog

Travel has always meant possibility and change, and for some people, that means anxiety. There are people who will tell you to just get over it and enjoy travelling, but for some people, the real benefit happens if they can eliminate the things that trigger the biggest issues.

The (ongoing) trouble with travel distribution: Customer experience

McKinsey

The industry’s rapid evolution continues unabated. To profit through this turbulence, leaders must focus on what really matters—the customer. Our Insights

Scientists Claim to Have Proof that Time Travel Exists

MishTalk

Not much is happening economically speaking this Sunday evening so let’s ponder the ability to travel back in time such that the future can change the past. Please consider Physicists send particles of light into the past, prove time travel is possible. more…). Economics

Travelers Are Suffering from the "Last Mile" Problem

Strategy+Business

Although the transportation of people and goods has gotten cheaper, faster, and safer, low infrastructure investment has created frustrating bottlenecks

Decision time: How I chose my 2018 Delta Choice Benefits

Management Consulted

It’s like a bonus birthday present for frequent travelers – and man, do I wrestle every … Continue Reading. consulting travelDelta’s two highest Medallion Tiers – Platinum and Diamond – get a special bonus at the beginning of every new qualifying year: Choice Benefits.

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Marriott Rewards Levels: Choosing Benefits

Management Consulted

Marriott Platinum Elite: Help Me Choose Marriott Choice Benefits As a Marriott Elite for many years, and a frequent traveler from consulting days until now, I seriously did not think it could get any better. consulting travel life as a consultantIf you’ve been following my … Continue Reading. The post Marriott Rewards Levels: Choosing Benefits appeared first on Management Consulted.

Scientists Claim to Have Proof that Time Travel Exists

MishTalk

Not much is happening economically speaking this Sunday evening so let’s ponder the ability to travel back in time such that the future can change the past. Please consider Physicists send particles of light into the past, prove time travel is possible. more…). Economics

Women Book Business Travel Earlier, Saving Companies Millions

Harvard Business

The demand for business travel is gender-independent, but men and women demonstrate different travel habits that impact the bottom line. We know from previous research that women react more strongly to unforeseen events and are more stressed than men when traveling for work.

Big Data's Impact on Holiday Travel

1 to 1

While many consumers are scrambling to purchase last-minute gifts, others are plotting and planning their holiday travel itinerary. But travelers aren''t the only ones preparing for the rush at the airport.

Thanksgiving Travel Nightmare: Over 700 Flights Canceled, Major Storms; Black Friday Ice; Please Drive Safely

MishTalk

If you are traveling tonight or tomorrow, please take extra time. If you are traveling by plane, please check your flight schedule. As snow rapidly exits the Northeast into Thanksgiving Day, there will still be some travel trouble spots in the wake of the storm.

Consultant’s packing list

Consultants Mind

Here is a list of things I have used and favored when I travel. Team TravelNow that you got your consulting offer, what should you pack in your bag? Some are common sense (shoe polish), while others are personal preference (Tumi vs. Briggs and Riley). Feel free to chime in with some of your favorite products, services, […]. The post Consultant’s packing list appeared first on Consultant's Mind.

Consultant’s packing list

Consultants Mind

Here is a list of things I have used and favored when I travel. Team TravelNow that you got your consulting offer, what should you pack in your bag? Some are common sense (shoe polish), while other’s are personal preference (Tumi vs. Briggs and Riley). Feel free to chime in with some of your favorite products, services, […]. The post Consultant’s packing list appeared first on Consultant's Mind.