If you’re like most people, you’ve at one point or another given some thought to the idea of running your own home based business. Just imagine, firing your boss, working in your PJs, having the time and financial freedom to do what you want, when you want.
Authors note: This hotel wasn’t the best experience we have ever had. The rooms were a bit plain for what we expected, the location wasn’t ideal for wine country (surrounded by other businesses) and little things were wrong, like the shower door didn’t stay closed.
Ask about discounts for affiliations or memberships. Travel clubs such as AAA or groups like AARP often have special rates. Special rates and discounts may also be set aside for government, military or travel corporate management, teachers, hotel chain reward programs or frequent travelers. Always ask.
Keep fit on the road. If you have a strict gym routine and need to exercise at least three times a week, be sure to book an apartment or hotel with gym and pool facilities.
Once you use LinkedIn more often you will see what other groups your contacts have joined as it will be revealed in the news feed. To get started simply click on the top navigation link ‘Groups’ and click the ‘Groups you may like’ option. When you sign up you are presented with a list of options that you can opt in and out of such as receiving group digests by email for example.
Don’t rent a car in Wisconsin as you will be expected to pay $18 every time you rent a vehicle. The money from this tax is supposedly used to assist in the funding of a mass- transit project. This would translate to a tax increase of in excess of seventy percent in Milwaukee, Kenosha and Racine.
When traveling to another country, everyone who makes a call with their mobile phone is subject to roaming charges. These charges are unfairly high, and if you use the phone long enough, the charges will cost more than the rest of the trip. You should look into getting world phones for all of the people in the company that travel. You can find phones that have no monthly fee so you only have to get airtime while you travel. This is a sure way to lower corporate travel costs.