Check these things before traveling
2/19/2015 2:32:57 PM
When you are partaking in business travel, it is important to be informed about where you are going. This will help you to arrive on time and get where you are going. Here are a few things to check before traveling:
Especially when you are going to a new climate, it is necessary to check the weather. This will allow you to pack the proper clothing for the expected temperature. It will also tell you if there is anything you need to be aware of when driving your long term car rental, like if there will be snow or icy roads.
Always check with your airline to see if your flights are on time or delayed. This will save you major headaches with weather troubles and reroutes. Plus, you'll be able to reschedule necessary meetings if you know ahead of time that you are going to be late or that your flight has been canceled entirely.
If you are traveling across time zones, be sure that you change your watch and that your cell phone adjusts to the proper time. Otherwise you may find yourself missing important conferences or even showing up hours early to events. Synch your smartphone calendar with the time zone you are in and you will be good to go.