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How to Cope with Special Dietary Needs When Flying

Posted on Jul 16th 2014 by Pontarelli Chicago Limousine Service

Food has become an essential part of the flying experience since passengers have been using airplanes to get from point A to point B. In today's economy, airlines are struggling to maintain profitability and have done away with many things that were previously standard fare on all...

Tips and Tricks for Creating a Positive Impression in Potential High Ticket Clients

Posted on Jul 10th 2014 by Pontarelli Chicago Limousine Service

Currying the favor of high ticket clients can take a lot of effort but it's always worth it. Here are a few tips and tricks you can use to create a positive first impression. Remain Well-Dressed At All Times Are you traveling to meet with a client? Board the plane in your best suit....

5 Travel Fees and Charges You Really Don't Need to Pay

Posted on Jul 2nd 2014 by Pontarelli Chicago Limousine Service

Many of the fees associated with travel are purely negotiable. Don't get nickel-and-dimed on your next trip; make sure that you question all of the costs you're presented with. Additional fees can quickly turn a hot deal into a budget breaker. 1. Boarding Pass Fees. Yes, believe it...

5 Ways to Ditch Travel Fatigue

Posted on Apr 9th 2014 by Pontarelli Chicago Limousine Service

It’s tough to stay alert and focused all day, especially when you’re jet-lagged or exhausted from the flight. Travel fatigue is a real menace and can lead to you failing in your goals. The good news is that, while you can never make it go away, there are some simple things you can do...

Security When Traveling Overseas

Posted on Apr 23rd 2014 by Pontarelli Chicago Limousine Service

Security while traveling overseas for business can be daunting. It’s very broad ranging, covering everything from data loss to personal safety. With a little bit of preparation and a little knowledge it is however, very easy to minimize the risks and that’s where this week’s post...

Summer Travel Trends

Posted on Jun 17th 2014 by Pontarelli Chicago Limousine Service

With summer just around the corner, peoples’ thoughts are turning to their vacation time. Many already have plans and, with the economy on the up, there will be an increasing amount of people looking to spend a little more and may be travel a little further this summer. This short...

Sleep Better on the Road

Posted on May 28th 2014 by Pontarelli Chicago Limousine Service

The need for rest is one of the key defining aspects of humanity - it not only affects body functions and mental health but it plays a role in keeping the immune and nervous system working properly. When traveling for business the value of sleep can be even more important but is often...

What’s Changing Business Travel On The Ground

Posted on Jun 10th 2014 by Pontarelli Chicago Limousine Service

There are a few trends that are combing to change the way business travelers behave on the ground these days - they tend to combine business more often with pleasure so they can be away longer. People have noticed and this post charts the development of some the most notable developments...

How to Persuade People to Attend Events

Posted on Jun 2nd 2014 by Pontarelli Chicago Limousine Service

Getting people to attend your event is an issue that's key to the success of any event planning endeavor. While there are many small or gimmicky tactics to get people in, a key tool is persuasion and that is the focus of this post. We look to give you a heads up on some of the best...

How to Network More Efficiently

Posted on May 21st 2014 by Pontarelli Chicago Limousine Service

Building and maintaining a suitable network of professional contacts is both vital and time consuming to do correctly. At events, you may be presented with many opportunities to network but converting them is always challenging. This short post gives you a few tips how to do it more...
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