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September 15, 201411:46 PM

Don't Make Me Hate You tagged “Business Travel”

Marketers often think they're being smart. Most of the time, we're being very stupid. When you visit your big box electronics retailer, it's hard to make headway on which TV to buy. Over the years, television manufacturers have - somewhat... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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September 2, 201411:11 PM

How To Suck As A Brand (With Grace) tagged “Business Travel”

There are two trains of thought when it comes to brutal brands: They're so bad that they don't even know it. They have to work quite hard at being that bad. This may surprise you: In my experience, it's mostly... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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December 11, 201311:00 PM

What To Get The Person Who Has Everything (Without Breaking The Bank) tagged “Business Travel”

Do you know who has been naughty and who has been nice? 'Tis the season to fight for a parking space at your local mall to dealing with unruly people as they battle the aisles to find the perfect gift... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 11, 201311:29 PM

The Best Piece Of Business Travel Advice tagged “Business Travel”

Have you put in your miles? I have. I've done over 100,000 miles "up there," every year for close to a decade. I'll often tell people that it's nothing to be proud of. The fundamental difference in my travel (when... Read more

By Mitch Joel


March 8, 2013 8:03 PM

Living On Planes tagged “Business Travel”

Do you live on a plane? It's a question I get asked almost as much as, "how do you blog so often?" I do not live on a plane. I don't feel like I blog all that often. The reason... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 26, 2012 7:28 AM

The Best Business Apps For Your Smartphone tagged “Business Travel”

So, were you naughty or nice? At this most wonderful time of the year, I'm often inundated with phone calls, emails, text messages, Facebook pokes and Twitter tweets about the best business apps to get for a smartphone. This year... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 4, 2012 8:31 AM

Don't Make Me Lie tagged “Business Travel”

The only thing I hate more than people who lie is when I'm being forced to lie to others. Don't make me lie. This was my conversation with a recent border crossing guard at the airport: Guard: What is the... Read more

By Mitch Joel


March 30, 2012 1:28 PM

How To Get What You Want tagged “Business Travel”

Negotiations are the toughest part of the marketing business. Whether you're negotiating a new contract, your salary or even a merger, getting everything to work out in your favor is never easy. How often do you hear someone say, "I... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 5, 2012 2:17 PM

Scenes From The Frontlines tagged “Business Travel”

A post Christmas story that is worthy of your attention... I was in the market for luggage. Not the usual business travel, but a luggage set for the family. We decided that we were looking to invest to get something... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 23, 2011 7:35 PM

Simple Tricks tagged “Business Travel”

We tend to over-complicate things. Don't we? For years I have suffered through terrible sinus infections (sexy, I know). It got so bad many years back that a doctor recommended surgery. Well, I had the surgery and it was either... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 6, 2011 8:47 PM

You Are The Company That You Keep tagged “Business Travel”

It's a question of scruples: is what you do off of the company's time any of the company's business? It's hard to answer "yes" to that question. We're entitled to do (and be) whoever we want on our own time... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 29, 2011 7:04 PM

The Best Piece Of Business Travel Advice tagged “Business Travel”

I use one particular technique/tactic that makes business travel all that much more palpable. It's also a technique I rarely see mentioned anywhere. It has nothing to do with the type of luggage to use (but, for the record, you... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 27, 2011 8:29 AM

The New Business Traveler tagged “Business Travel”

While it's nice to think that Skype, WebEx or Facetime removes the need for business travel, nothing could be further from the truth. Granted, if all you're having is a status meeting, those can easily be replaced by technology, but... Read more

By Mitch Joel


May 13, 2011 3:04 PM

The Gentle Art Of Service tagged “Business Travel”

True story about service: When I'm on the road and presenting at events, I often dine alone - grabbing a quick lunch or breakfast (something healthy) that will tide me over. Unlike other travelers, I tend to eat much healthier... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 7, 2010 9:27 AM

The iPad And The Marketing Professional tagged “Business Travel”

What is your holiday season going to look like? The holidays are around the corner. The road rage of parking at the shopping mall and elbowing your way through the aisles to get that special something for our loved ones... Read more

By Mitch Joel


July 5, 2010 9:33 AM

Man On The Go tagged “Business Travel”

If you travel at all for business, there is a new travel Blog that is worthy of your attention. Our good friend, Chris Brogan (co-author with Julien Smith of the best-selling business book, Trust Agents, author of Social Media 101,... Read more

By Mitch Joel


June 13, 2010 2:25 PM

How To Be The Ultimate Road Warrior tagged “Business Travel”

If you have seen the movie, Up In The Air, you'll note that there is an art form in business travel. So much so, that the art of business travel has taken on a life of its own. It's not... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 4, 2010 2:46 PM

The Crowd-Sourced Menu tagged “Business Travel”

Technology, Social Media and the power of online social networks is a very healthy concoction to help you accomplish your health goals for 2010. I was stuck, and it was my own fault. After a long flight delay, I found... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 1, 2009 8:04 PM

Is All Of This Social Media Making You Hungry? tagged “Business Travel”

I was stuck, and it was my own fault. After a long flight delay, I found myself in New York City, walking toward one of the most challenging places in which to find a healthy meal: Times Square. Beyond pizza,... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 2, 2009 7:28 PM

Twitter For Travel tagged “Business Travel”

Social media can put you in good company, especially when you're making connections on the fly. A few months back, I had a two-day conference in Dana Point, California. I had never been there and did not know a soul... Read more

By Mitch Joel


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