41 Habits to Excel at Global Leadership

Skills in global leadership are paramount to success in today’s business world. Regardless of whether you’re an expatriate living abroad, or somebody who works within your home country and never travels for business, at some stage in your career you will have to deal with business matters that involve cross-cultural or global issues.

Lesson #2: Learn to Adapt in International Business

Last week I released Lesson 1 of “5 Keys Lessons in Flexibility for International Professionals”. Click here to access Lesson 1. This week I’m sharing with you the second lesson in flexibility I’ve learned on my international travels.

Super Simple Networking Tip #3 of 3: What to Do When Your Personal Space is Being Invaded?

In my last two blog posts, I shared with you two super simple networking tips that you can use to connect better and impress at your networking events.

Travel Etiquette: Top 8 Executive Travel Items

Top 8 Executive Travel Items

I recently took a short flight from Lyon to Brussels. Even though this is probably one of the shortest flights I’ve ever taken in my life (1.5 hours), it still reminded me the benefits of being organised for any type of air travel.

5 Common Body Language Mistakes on International Business Trips

5 common body language mistakes on international business trips

When your boss tells you that you’re being sent on an international business trip, your mind probably fills with excitement and anticipation for what lies ahead. You carefully prepare your suitcase, your professional attire, and your business notes. You may even learn how to say hello€ and €œthank you€ in the native language of where […]

What to Pack for a Winter Business Trip (for Men)

What to pack on a winter business trip for men

Recently I posted an article for the ladies offering tips on how to pack for a typical 4-day business trip in winter. Today I’€™m offering practical advice for the savvy businessman.

What to Pack for a Winter Business Trip (for Women)

What to pack for a winter business trip for women

Your boss has just told you: “You’re going on a business trip”. You immediately imagine exotic travelling, adventure, freedom, warm nights out, and meeting new people. Then you get your schedule and see that where you’re going, it’s the dead of winter. Your days will be filled with business meetings and your nights with business dinners. […]