Why I Am Not an Uber Fan

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Well it seems that two things are true in the world of travel.

1. Everyone is an Uber fan.

2. I was the last person to use the Uber app.

Now I will admit that the taxi companies actually created Uber with their blatant disregard for customer service. I […]

By | November 1st, 2015|Travel|Comments Off on Why I Am Not an Uber Fan

5 Tips for Disconnecting from Work on Vacation

work-on-vacationWe all say we need a vacation, but why is it that when we finally do get a vacation our work comes with us? Well, because businesses don’t take vacations (unless it’s a permanent one…). There is always work to do.

While it might be a necessity to […]

By | September 25th, 2014|Travel|Comments Off on 5 Tips for Disconnecting from Work on Vacation

What is Wrong With the Airline Industry

Open letter to all airline executiAirline Frustrationves,

I know from an economic and logistical standpoint, there are a lot of things you would like to fix but they are economically insurmountable.

By | August 14th, 2014|Travel|5 Comments

5 Things that are Truths Anywhere in the World

While on my vacation in the Galapagos this past week, I learned 5 things that are true all over the world:

1. If you still have a choice, don’t give up. Our flight was canceled to Miami on Fri 12-21 because of snow. The airline said […]

By | January 2nd, 2013|Travel|Comments Off on 5 Things that are Truths Anywhere in the World

Forget Your “Range Anxiety”: My Test Drive of the Electric Chevy Volt

I have dreamed of owning an electric car my entire life.  In March, thanks to Hope Bertram of Windy City Social, I met the folks at General Motors at SXSW and had a chance to test drive a version of the […]

By | November 17th, 2010|Travel, Web/Tech|Comments Off on Forget Your “Range Anxiety”: My Test Drive of the Electric Chevy Volt

The Only 11 Rules of Air Travel Guide You Will Ever Need

Air travel these days is as much fun as going to the dentist, but there are ways to make it easier. I fly 100 flights a year and this is what I have learned:

1. Sign up for notification on your PDA if there are changes in flight departures. While most changes occur after you have […]

By | February 14th, 2010|Business, Travel|10 Comments