Tag Archives: travel

56 Million People to a Presentation

56 Million People to a Presentation

Last count 56 million to the World Expo – that would be a good reach for any media company. I may have missed 50 million in one of my previous posts. I experienced first hand the volume of people when I went to check out the Expo on my recent visit to Shanghai. I postedContinue Reading

Selling to the Salesman…

Selling to the Salesman…

On our trip to Asia, we had planned to have a weekend in Singapore so we could go to an early Monday morning meeting, then head back home. Instead we headed to Shanghai for the weekend. This certainly heightened the excitement after concluding a successful negotiation in Hong Kong. It’s about a 3 and 1/2Continue Reading

Buy A Good Pair of Shoes

Buy A Good Pair of Shoes

How many pairs of shoes do you think you have worn over your sales lifetime? 10, 20, 30 pairs? I know that is a strange question, but think about it – shoes take you everywhere, and it is vital that you have a good pair of shoes that are always clean, and look new andpolished.Continue Reading

Take The Long Way Home – Mike’s Travel Diary Part 11

“Take the Long Way Home” – Super Tramp, Breakfast in America Before I take the long way home, I have one more day to wind down, so a 20 minute train ride through places like Teddington, New Maldon, Norbiton, Hampton Wick, and North Raynes Park gets me to Waterloo. I enjoy train travel. On aContinue Reading

Thoughts From Kingston – Mike’s Travel Diary – Part 10

As the roadshow draws to a close, I get to have a couple of days to myself before heading home via Munich, Los Angles, Auckland then Wellington – only 23 hours flying time! You may be pleased to know that the inflatables are alive and well on my friend’s lawn; and I am backing theContinue Reading

London Town – Mike’s Travel Diary – Part 7

“From here to there to everywhere and back to union square where do I get some sleep?” – Bic Runga, singer songwriter After bracing myself for endless lines of security I got through with my travelling companion Doug quite easily. It’s good to have some company when you travel, and Doug is a great companion.Continue Reading

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