Ways Brands are Helping Business Travelers Stay Healthy on the Road

January 31st, 2019 by Holly Godbey | Comments Off on Ways Brands are Helping Business Travelers Stay Healthy on the Road

With the New Year comes New Year’s resolutions. A majority of Americans choose to aim at some sort of health goal, including the entrepreneurs and business travelers among us. Whether you’re looking to better manage your stress, focus on a more plant-based diet or cultivate a more active lifestyle, travel brands around the globe now […]

How to Manage Your Business Travel to Fly First Class for Free

January 29th, 2019 by Holly Godbey | Comments Off on How to Manage Your Business Travel to Fly First Class for Free

First-class upgrades are hardly available on the scale they once were. In fact, they’re rarely given out for free as a nice little surprise at airport check-in. First-class seats come with a big price tag these days, into the tens of thousands of dollars, and upgrading from business class to first class can cost you […]

The “Bleisure” Trend: How Both Employees and the Boss Can Benefit

December 20th, 2018 by Holly Godbey | Comments Off on The “Bleisure” Trend: How Both Employees and the Boss Can Benefit

In the past year, bleisure travel — mixing business with pleasure — became a trend among corporate travel planners, business travelers and travel providers. On one hand, MICE planners look to destinations that can offer meeting and conference attendees a desirable stay following an event; on the other, employees struggle to find a way to […]

Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’: Life on the Sea

January 26th, 2015 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’: Life on the Sea

It seems like cruise ships are always in the news for one thing or another—whether they’re sinking, flipping, or serving up a mass amount of sickness, cruise ships are a popular topic of conversation. Infamous writer David Foster Wallace immortalized his experience aboard with A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again and The Simpson’s […]

Murder and Mayhem Abroad

December 22nd, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Murder and Mayhem Abroad

If you travel for business or for pleasure, you’re probably keenly aware of the kinds of problems you can encounter abroad. There are location-specific traveler schemes, pickpockets, and airport hassles. But there can also be more sinister dangers in some countries—crimes as dangerous as murder. The United Nations and the World Health Organization recently released […]

Buying and Selling the Right Products

November 4th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Buying and Selling the Right Products

People are more excited than ever about the possibility of working from anywhere. Established jetsetters and young graduates alike are keen on the idea of making money by working for themselves in a location of their choosing–and it is more possible than ever. While businesses can take on many forms, buying and selling remain essential […]

The Rise of Dubai

October 21st, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on The Rise of Dubai

Dubai has been in the news a couple of times lately, for reasons of varying important. First, because it hosted a hang out between at least one of the Kardashian sisters and former nemesis Paris Hilton. But Dubai again made  the news because of a massive stock crash (6.5%) on Sunday, October 12, 2014. The […]

A Brief Guide to Alternative Investments

October 14th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on A Brief Guide to Alternative Investments

Jason Hartman has talked a lot about how the stock market is simply a modern version of organized crime–stocks manipulated daily, fluctuating and changing as the sun rises and sets. As you probably know, Jason prefers the stability of income property. While businesses ebb and flow, the need for housing remains constant. Essentially, these type […]

Travel with Your Tablet

October 6th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Travel with Your Tablet

We live in an age in which we’re perpetually tied to our gadgets–when we eat, watch television, even when we sleep. When we travel, we find technology especially helpful. Whether you’re traveling for business or for pleasure, a tablet will be especially great to have on your journey. But traveling with technology requires a little […]

Four Tales of Expat Residency Issues

September 29th, 2014 by Jason Hartman | Comments Off on Four Tales of Expat Residency Issues

Many expatriates use investment properties in a variety of countries to supplement their income–it’s a smart choice, given the ease of acquiring income. While the rules might be different in every country, investing in property will always be a good choice–if you’re smart about where and how you do it. Jason Hartman has traveled all […]