Is it being in an airport or hotel knowing no one and with a lot of time to kill? Is it, specifically in this instance as I pen this from a shabby food court, my elbow avoiding a semi-colon-shaped coffee stain left by someone else, a layover here in Cincinnati, looking out over my laptop [...]
Today is one of those days where you woke up and expected things to go smoothly and happily only to find yourself yelling at your kids and losing your temper. It’s also a business travel day for me which makes the outburst I threw down on my two oldest kids today even harder to deal [...]
When my six year old minivan can keep pace with our nation’s only “bullet train,” you know there’s a problem!
Gets posted on Every Other Thursday! This week Scott and I are going to be in Vegas for a work-related conference and will be sending updates to the EoT Twitter account. If you’re not following — and chances are you aren’t — get on board today and don’t miss out on all of the fun. [...]
I don’t travel a lot for business – maybe three to five times a year. When I do it’s usually for a new business pitch, client meetings or training sessions. Being a big guy it’s also an uncomfortable experience because honestly, who the heck can fit into those seats anyways? It’s also an uncomfortable experience [...]
This week finds me on the road again for business. (San Diego, as luck would have it.) I travel a good amount in my current job – often enough to enjoy it without getting burned out or seriously messing up my home life. But going out of town on business, even for 48 hours can make my daughters pretty anxious. [...]