When the internet forgets that discounted/free staff travel is a privilege (not a right!) and it evolves into a social media storm.
01/01/2016 I always thought this was a thing but a quick google tells me it's not. I'd made a decision at the start of December 2015 that one of my goals for the New Year would be to travel to a country a month. I wasn't sure quite how I would travel as much once I [...]
April saw me travelling back to the US for work. A week of meetings in Houston presented my colleague Alphy and I with a fantastic opportunity for a little stopover in the Big Apple. It was Alphy's first time in NYC so we did the traditional touristy things; strolled through Central Park, ate pancakes in [...]
I’d been promised the best but alas it was not to be. After hearing rave reviews about the insanely-good, dream-like quality of the legendary Chicago deep dish pizza, Ellie, Chris and I headed straight for Giordano’s on Rush Street. We'd heard it was the best...and it also happened to be the closest pizza place so off we [...]
As part of my training with Accenture, I have two weeks of classes the Accenture Q Centre campus in St Charles. Contrary to what I’d heard prior to my arrival, I think it’s a pretty nice place. People I’d spoken to complained of small rooms and bad food but I’ve been pleasantly surprised. Ok, so it's [...]
After arriving back from travelling a little over two weeks ago, today I found myself back on an airplane bound for good, old ‘Murica! It has been a fair few months since I visited the US and goodness me, how so many things have changed. No longer a student, this time I'm travelling for work - [...]