It’s the journey, not the destination.

image: Slideshow Bruce If you’re all about the journey, try train travel in the USA. This week’s highlight, 5 of the Best American Train Journeys, will get you where you’re going in style....

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ASTD Conference in Orlando = Business + Pleasure
May16

ASTD Conference in Orlando = Business + Pleasure

image: atrphoto I’m heading to Orlando next week for the American Society for Training and Development Conference, and thought I’d dust off 5 Ways to Experience Orlando like a Local. In my off-time, I’m looking forward to revisiting many of my old haunts plus one new adventure: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios. Simply. Cannot....

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Have a few weeks to kill before you start work? Travel!
May09

Have a few weeks to kill before you start work? Travel!

image: Mathieu Thouvenin This is one of the greatest times of year for MBAs, the few weeks of break between the end of classes and beginning of work. Hit the road, and see some of the USA! Over the next several weeks, I’ll re-post some of my favorite US Travel articles to get you started. Let’s kick it off with 3 Perfect Days in Asheville, NC. From outdoor adventures to bluegrass to barbeque, Asheville is one of my...

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An MBA’s Prayer for Her Future Self

image: Norma Frances Oh, Stephanie Horvath, you inspire me as if you were Tina Fey herself. Tina Fey’s Bossypants is one of my favorite audio books of the year. It’s a fascinating tale of work and growing up as a woman in a man’s world. And, of course, the Mother’s Prayer for Her Child is a highlight. I actually read it out loud to my mom when she was visiting just last week. Thank you for translating...

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I miss being an Exchange Student
Jan29

I miss being an Exchange Student

by: Grayson Leverenz It’s hard to believe it’s been 4 years since I was an exchange student at WHU – the Otto Beishem School of Management in Vallendar, Germany. I miss it every day. I miss the people. I miss experiencing a new language and culture. I miss exploring new places. I miss the GastHaus. I miss the beer. What will you miss most after you leave the...

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Devil’s Fork State Park
Oct22

Devil’s Fork State Park

image: scmikeburton I planned to post before I left for a long weekend at Devil’s Fork State Park in SC with my family, but I’m too excited to write! Words of the Week will go up as scheduled on Sunday, and I owe you an extra good post next week. Have a great weekend!...

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