As a business professional being prepared, punctual, and dependable can determine your success in the business world. Having certain business luggage and accessories allows for you to be well organized and at the top of your game leaving more time for important business matters. Here are three items that every professional businessman or businesswoman should invest in:
High-Quality Writing Instrument- The pen you use to sign important business documents and contracts says a lot about you as a business professional. Always carrying a high-quality pen gives the impression that you are well-prepared and reliable. Using a cheap plastic pen, or worse yet one that barely writes, can reflect poorly on your professionalism and attention to detail. Cross Pens are a high-quality, trusted brand that offers consistency and luxury to the business world. (more…)
With airlines charging enormous fees and surcharges for oversized and overweight luggage, the key is finding a lightweight suitcase that allows you to pack everything you need without having to pay an arm and a leg for it. For those of us who find it difficult to pack lightly when going on vacation, a lightweight suitcase can be a lifesaver. With lightweight luggage being made just as durable and as high of quality as its heavy duty counterpart, there really is no reason to not invest, as it is more money in your pocket in the long run and less strain on your back. Here are some pointers for what to look for in lightweight luggage.
As the old saying goes, it is better to be safe than sorry. This holds especially true when traveling in a new environment. Whether you find yourself in a foreign country or just a new part of town, it is important to keep your eyes and ears open at all times and always be aware of your surroundings. Unfortunately, tourists often stick out from locals and are targets for muggers and pickpockets. In major cities, around 100 people are pickpocketed per day. Luckily, there are easy steps you can take to help avoid becoming the victim of petty theft. (more…)
Many individuals own or use a laptop on a daily basis, whether for work or pleasure, but understand the value and expense of this device thus keeping it protected is very important. When it comes to selecting a laptop case for your laptop here are some things to keep in mind. (more…)
Whether you travel for business, for pleasure or both it’s important to invest in high quality luggage. Spending the extra bucks on durable and efficient luggage will certainly pay off in the long run. When you purchase quality luggage you purchase a product which offers performance and longevity. (more…)
When it comes to carry-on luggage, the line between acceptable and unacceptable luggage is very thin. It’s a line that we all toe every time we travel but it would be nice to know exactly what the maximum allowable limit will be. I have seen some luggage make it on the plane as a carry-on that was so big they should have had to buy it a ticket. Obviously they have the little carry-on luggage bin at the airport for reference but this has come to be more of a recommendation than any kind of guideline. So what is the standard size carry-on? Unfortunately the answer is not so easy as to be able to wrap it up in a single sentence but we’ll dissect the question and formulate a consensus. (more…)
When setting out for your latest trip, doing anything you can to make your voyage easier will go a long way. Cutting down on stress and adding as much convenience as possible will make your trip much smoother and enjoyable. One of the ways that you can greatly enhance your travel experience is by doing all that you can to make worrying about your luggage as small an issue as possible. Luckily for you there are lots of great luggage accessories available to make your trip very convenient.
As fun as trips can be they can also be the source of an unbelievable amount of stress. Trips are not cheap and for those of us who work, taking time off is hard to do. So when it comes time for your much anticipated trip, there is a lot riding on it. If you have a lousy time on your trip, it will feel like a big waste of time and money, and sometimes that will be somewhat true. Airports, cabs, and bad hotels can often only serve to pile onto the mountain of stress you have by the time you reach your destination. However, starting your trip out on the right foot and with the right mindset can go a long way. The first and most immediate action you will take on your trip will be to pack your luggage. This can be one of the worst aspects of a trip and reducing stress as early as possible can set your trip out on the right path. So here now is a look at 5 ways to reduce stress when packing for your trip.
Losing your luggage can be one of the worst experiences you will ever go through. When you get to your destination ready to hit the beach or the slopes and all you have is the clothes on your back, losing your luggage can ruin your trip and put a serious dent in your pocket book. There are however a number of different solutions that will keep you from losing your luggage. By taking just a few extra precautions before your trip you can greatly increase the chances of keeping your Bric’s luggage safe thus preventing the phantasmal phenomenon of the baggage bungle.
Here at Altman Luggage we love answering questions about the best luggage for each individual’s travel needs. The question we hear most often is “what materials are best in luggage?” Well, most often people are just asking about the outer material of their suitcase, but there are actually a few different materials that go into making quality luggage.