- Frequent flyers stressed to the max? One study says, `you bet!'. // World Trade;Sep98, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p87
Highlights the results of a study comparing the physical and psychological stress levels of traveling employees with homebound colleagues. Greater number of health insurance claims by business travelers than nontravelers; Factors causing business travelers' higher stress levels; Exercise as one...
- ARE YOU ONE OF THE 'WALKING DEAD'? Beaudoin, Tina // Management Review;Oct88, Vol. 77 Issue 10, p7
Recommends strategies for managers to avoid and to manage job stress caused by frequent business travel. Techniques to biological functions to different time zones; Remedies for preventing the negative effects of jet lag.
- DIY travellers put their health at risk. Mayling, Samantha // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;7/15/2005, Issue 2674, p24
Presents a study on the health risk of business travelers who arrange their own travel, according to a research from Great Britain. Importance of the travel Web sites, in air and rail services and in hotel accommodation; Contribution to employees suffering of work-related stress; Survey on the...
- ROAD WARRIOR. Teplitz, Jerry V. // Sell!ng;Mar2004, p2
Provides tips during business travels and work-related pressures that accompany it. Recommended activities that combat travel stress with inner calm; Tip on using Christmas type bells to secure luggage.
- Brave new world. // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;9/21/2007 TTG Business, p49
The article offers information on how a business travel consultant (BTC) can handle work pressure. It is mentioned that BTC should keep up with demand and technology to maintain good customer relation. It is suggested to have enough knowledge and enthusiasm to adapt and compete with the...
- 'Play it safe and stay overnight,' warns GTMC. // Travel Weekly: The Choice of Travel Professionals;4/7/2006, Issue 1815, p22
This article reports that skimping on overnight accommodation to save money could land companies in court, business travel leaders have warned. With the authorities taking a sympathetic view of employee work pressure, the Guild of Travel Management Companies is urging bosses to book staff into...
- Almost 80 Percent of Reporters in China Want to Change Careers. // Chinascope;Dec2005, p47
Reports on a 2005 survey conducted by the "Legal Evening News" which found that a majority of journalists in China have considered changing their career. Primary factors that cause journalists' stress; Views of the respondents on the routine travel and overnight work in their career.
- agent's view. Moss, David // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;9/21/2007 TTG Business, p24
The article offers advice on how to cope with a stressful especially as a frontline agents. Frontline agents may work under stressful and emotionally-challenging conditions and one should remember that human stress levels do not always match the seriousness of the situation. The author believes...
- Work/Life Balance: Avoid Relationship Potholes. Gunn, Bob; Gullickson, Betty Raskin // Strategic Finance;Aug2003, Vol. 85 Issue 2, p13
The article focuses on ways to avoid relationship issues caused by work-related stress. It mentions that anthropologists studied African tribes where hunters would return to their village and set up camp outside the village for a couple of days and unwind before finally returning to their homes....