Category: Travel Hack Series

Travel Tip Tuesday #34 – Why frequent travelers should drop everything and buy a laptop screen protector

If I tried to count on one hand the number of times I’ve observed fellow passengers working on the plane on some important slide deck or updating a spreadsheet I’d… Read more »

8 Holiday Travel Tips: Your Recipe for Better Travel During the Holidays

Traveling during the holidays can be an incredibly stressful. Insane airports, excited (and tired) kids, more luggage than normal, and less skilled travelers create the perfect combination for a chaotic… Read more »

Travel Tip Tuesday #33 – Be Careful with Public Conversations on Work Trips

Once, while traveling to a popular trade show in my industry, I happened to being sitting directly behind my competition in the first class cabin on my plane. As the… Read more »

Travel Tip Tuesday #32 – Get a Discounted Lounge Pass and de-stress

This week’s travel tip Tuesday advice is about easier and less stressful travel. Yup, the airport travel tip for this week has you investing in an airport lounge pass –… Read more »

Travel Tip Tuesday #31: Skip the People Movers (and Escalators) to Burn a Few Extra Calories at the Airport

Staying healthy while on a trip can be a challenge at times. It takes concerted effort, consistency and occasionally a little creativity. This week’s Travel Tip Tuesday is about creativity… Read more »

Travel Tip Tuesday #30 – Get a Boarding Pass before you get to the Airport

It’s Tuesday again (funny how that works) and we have another Travel Tip for our readers. This week’s travel tip Tuesday advice focusing on the use of mobile boarding passes… Read more »

How to get through Airport Security Faster with these practical TSA Tips (Travel Tip Tuesday #29)

There are several tricks of the trade that travel pros use to make their airport security experience easier and quicker. We reveal all in this article by sharing several TSA… Read more »

Travel Tip Tuesday #28: Always Sign up for the Frequent Flyer Program (and then stick with that airline!)

In this month’s final Travel Tip Tuesday post we are highlighting the value of frequent flyer programs. Airline loyalty can reap you big rewards (and not just in points/miles). I… Read more »

What travel advice would you give the 25-30 year old version of yourself?

As my 43rd birthday approaches I’ve reflected on what is now a decade and a half of frequent business travel. It occurred to me that I might have done a… Read more »

Travel Tip Tuesday #25: Stow your bags, get out of the aisle and take your seat already!

Today’s Travel Tip Tuesday is more for the novice traveler than the seasoned pro (who already employs this behavior). No, for the novice traveler (be it business or pleasure traveler)… Read more »

It’s my first time flying Southwest – what should I expect?

Discount airline Southwest is frequently feted for its customer service and unique way of doing business…and it’s reasonable prices. It’s true that Southwest DOES do business a little different and… Read more »